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La Esquina Asiatica Restaurante

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9 Avenida 6-79, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
+502 5214 7829
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Hours:
Sun 12:15 - 15:15
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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were craving for Asian food and were recommended this place by our accomodation. This place certainly did not disappoint, we went here twice during our 4 days stay in Quetzaltenango. We definitely loved their chicken pad thai and their massive burritos. We were so full and satisfied at the end our meal. The owner is so friendly and accommodating.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Loved this place, the waiter was awesome, offering advice on dishes which didnt disappoint either. Quaint little dining room above the busy streets of Xela, if you like asian this is the place for you

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York, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

If you want it for breakfast they have it! 20 Q flat rate with coffee included. Lovely staff and a lovely setting. We'll be going back for sure.

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2 Thank Chris W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

I've visited La Esquina Asiatica on several occasions and the staff is always really sweet and attentive and the food is of great quality to a great price. I also really like the dining room; spacious and airy and on the second floor, which takes you away from the hustle and bustle on the street. Last time I tried the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Great place in central Xela serving really tasty, affordable asian cuisine. We had the dumplings and tofu stir fry and were very happy with both. Service was excellent, but we were also the only patrons dining at the time so that is to be expected. We would have definitely gone back again but it was closed the next night. Do... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We went here for a friends birthday dinner and the food was great! Many vegetarian and vegan options. Even gave us a free yummy dessert with a candle for our friend with the birthday!! Highly recommended for anyone looking for some good Asian fusion!

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Excellent service, good food, good prices! Muchas gracias! We stayed at Casa Seibel and came here for breakfast every day.

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Thank David F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We were with a weaving tour staying nearby at Posada Catredral. A leader saw the restaurant so a group of us had dinner. Many had pad thai - tasty! A large group had come in ahead of us, but the owner was fantastic - he made sure we had drinks and kept us posted on when our dinners would be... More 

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1 Thank Sailthtbay
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is led by the owners of the Casa Seibel, a hostel nearby. After travelling through all over Central America, this is the best asian food we tasted so far. The prices are very reasonable and the staff is really friendly. I highly recommend this place!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

Under new management who've started making a Western style breakfast in the mornings. Great food and excellent value. I'd recommend the fresh juice alongside any of the breakfast dishes. The buffets- once a month- are pretty good too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$9
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Japanese, Thai, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:15 - 15:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Avenida 6-79, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Western Highlands  >  Quetzaltenango Department  >  Quetzaltenango
  • Phone Number: +502 5214 7829
Description
La Esquina Asiatica is located 3 blocks away from Parque Central, the main plaza. It is on the 2nd level, across the street from the yoga house, as well as across from the taiwanese street food store. It is directly on the corner of 9a avenida and 8th calle!

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