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Las Lagartijas Restaurante Y Tienda

Tzam chichum | In Front of the Hotel Bambu, Santiago Atitlan 07019, Guatemala
+502 5995 6552
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“taco salad” (8 reviews)
“eggplant” (6 reviews)
“chimichanga” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Tzam chichum | In Front of the Hotel Bambu, Santiago Atitlan 07019, Guatemala
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Friendly and attentive service. They use fresh healthy ingredients and the food is delicious. I will be going there again!

Thank Kellie O
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

It is tiny restaurant with nice, relaxing climate inside. Service was very kind and fluently English speaking. Prices reasonable. My rating is not ver good because buritto was cold. If staff will improve it then it would be very good.

Thank pawel_hbg
Don Barbara B, Owner at Las Lagartijas Restaurante Y Tienda, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. I am so sorry that your burrito was cold. We will make sure that does not happen in the future. All our meals should be fresh and hot when served.

Reviewed 2 October 2017

This unassuming lunch spot just out of town on the main drag has the best food in town. 2 ex-pats have been running this place for years, and they have a steady local and international clientele.

Thank Dercum O
Don Barbara B, Owner at Las Lagartijas Restaurante Y Tienda, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Hey Friend... Thanks so much for your review. Hope to see you someday soon

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This small restaurant was just outside of our hotel so we stopped for lunch. It is a quaint little place that truly prepares fresh food. The pizza was massive and I had ordered it to split with my daughter and we had a lot left...More

Thank rubymitch
Don Barbara B, Owner at Las Lagartijas Restaurante Y Tienda, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Your review is most appreciated. Helps our little Restaurante keep on going. Thank You

Reviewed 5 July 2017

We enjoyed two nice lunches here during our stay in Santiago. Food was fresh and cooked to order and the atmosphere was nice. There are heaps of choices for such a small place. There is also a book exchange. There are a couple of large...More

Thank reins76
Don Barbara B, Owner at Las Lagartijas Restaurante Y Tienda, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

So happy you enjoyed our food. Yes, our one girl is getting old. 13. We have been treating her for her DJD. Having the Bambu compost right next door doesn't help either.

Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful as usual. Barb and Don work hard and the food is great. Desert tonight was delish! My husband swears by the chimichangas.

Thank mary s
Don Barbara B, Owner at Las Lagartijas Restaurante Y Tienda, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Thank you and hope to see you both soon

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Had a great lunch, "restaurant" is small but appealing. Fresh, flavourful food in a nice setting. Quality is excellent as owners are hands on. She had the Mexican eggplant sandwich, he had the curry chicken both came with generous side salads. Left well satisfied. Best...More

Thank Kevin P
Don Barbara B, Owner at Las Lagartijas Restaurante Y Tienda, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Thank you so much for your review. These keep our little Restaurante going

Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Went here for a business lunch while in San Lucas. Mondays are $10Q off Mexican and the fajitas were fresh as was the pizza. Great homemade ginger beer. Only accommodates about 4 tables but kind and good food.

Thank JulietheCruiseDir
Don Barbara B, Owner at Las Lagartijas Restaurante Y Tienda, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Thank you so much for your review. It's great to hear that people like to visit our little Restaurante

Reviewed 6 March 2017

I wouldn't say that the food was exceptional but it's freshly prepared in what seemed to be a tiny kitchen. This small eatery is in a lovely shady place and the funky decor is an attraction in itself. I had pasta with meatballs. If the...More

Thank Aralya
Don Barbara B, Owner at Las Lagartijas Restaurante Y Tienda, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

So sorry you did not totally enjoy your meal. I know you were not feeling very well. Wish we could have had another chance to serve you.

Reviewed 2 March 2017

Small little café/bar near Hotel Bambu. We stopped by one afternoon and enjoyed a cold beer, local beer Gallo. The owner was very friendly as were her two dogs

Thank Pauline H
Don Barbara B, Owner at Las Lagartijas Restaurante Y Tienda, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Hope next time you come to our lovely town you will be able to enjoy some lunch or dinner at our Restaurante.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$8
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 18:00
Thursday
10:30 - 18:00
Friday
10:30 - 18:00
Saturday
10:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tzam chichum | In Front of the Hotel Bambu, Santiago Atitlan 07019, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Western Highlands  >  Solola Department  >  Lake Atitlan  >  Santiago Atitlan
  • Phone Number: +502 5995 6552
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Description
Las Lagartijas Restaurante takes pride in that everything we serve is homemade right down to our condiments. We have a varied Menu which includes vegetarian and vegan options. We are large enough to serve you yet small enough to care.
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