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Bistrot Cinq

4 a Calle Oriente # 7, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
+502 7832 5510
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
4 a Calle Oriente # 7, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice find was looking for authentic food, but stumbled on this European french fusion. quite delicious.

Thank Belizeanirvana
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is in a good location with nice ambiance. Food was ok. To much butter in our lunch. It's overpriced. Average service.

Thank RJessee
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was once my favorite restaurant in Antigua. I sometimes timed my visit around the specials they had for each night! It is no longer a place I would go to. Nice setting but mediocre foodMore

Thank Globleg
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this review

Dear Globleg, We feel sorry about your appreciation of our restaurant. Bistrot Cinq, it's Executive Chef, Mario Godinez, the complete back of the house and 90% of the Front of House has been the same for the last decade which guarantees consistency of food quality...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They do not update their web page menu. We were very disappointed that the choices we made before arriving were not available. The meals we did choose were good but not what we really wanted. Service was fine but somewhat stilted compared to other restaurants...More

Thank supercrutch
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this review

Dear Supercrutch, We are sorry about your feelings toward your recent visit to Bistrot Cinq. Our web page recently got hacked and we recently finished recovering it and posting an older version back up. Soon we will update the wine list and menu yet we...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

We ate here one night as it was close to our hotel. We had the best meal of our trip if not one of the best meals in our recent memories. Service was excellent and attentive. The wine list had good selection of wines, the...More

Thank Clyde_1013
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this review

Dear Clyde, It was a pleasure to have you visit Bistrot Cinq while in Antigua. Your feedback is welcome and our staff will be glad to hear good things about your review. This year marks our 10th Anniversary and most of our staff has been...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Food is excellent. Recommend the calamari or the trout. Say hello to Marlon. Great service, too. Also get the bread to dunk on the sauces.More

Thank ChattyCathyVA
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this review

Dear Cathy, We appreciate your visit to Bistrot Cinq in Antigua. Thanks for your review as well. We are happy to hear you had a great time, enjoyed good food and the service. We will give your regards to Marlon and we do hope you...More

Reviewed 21 March 2017

Four friends had dinner together here and we all enjoyed our meals, and we were not surprised to see that every table was full - it clearly has a great reputation for delicious food and a nice ambience. It's an attractive restaurant; we especially liked...More

Thank Peg W
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this review

Dear Peg W, Thanks for visiting us in Antigua Guatemala and appreciate your comments about the restaurant setting, the food and the service. Our team is celebrating the 10 year Anniversary so we are always happy to receive new guests from all over the world....More

Reviewed 20 March 2017

2 couples, we had a very pleasant meal. Staff both friendly and efficient, Parisian style. Food really good and well prepared; nice setting. (not entirely sure why we opted for French after travelling half way round world....?) Good wine list but bit pricey. well worth...More

Thank martin_jrf
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this review

Dear Martin, We are very happy that after travelling across to this part of the world you decided to visit Bistrot Cinq! We are turning 10 this year so we are happy to keep on growing in Antigua Guatemala and we always welcome people from...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Best key lime pie that I have ever had! It seemed like a pretty fancy place, so don't walk in in shorts and a sweaty tshirt after exploring all day. A big slice of key lime pie cost Q50 and was incredible!

Thank LaSirenita7
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this review

Dear Sirenita, Great to hear you enjoyed visiting us and having the Key Lime Pie. We hope to see you again soon! Best Regards,

Reviewed 13 March 2017

I have really enjoyed Bistro Cinq a spot with consistently great food had great service. It is on the pricier side for Antigua but worth the extra money for a nice dining experience. The meals come with toasted complimentary French bread (don't be embarrassed to...More

Thank Dan0001
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this review

Dear Dan, We appreciate your comments about your visits to Bistrot Cinq. Our team is approaching 10 years of service in Antigua and we always take into account all our customers reviews so we can look for ways to keep improving. We will let our...More

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How are the prices?
2 January 2017|
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Response from Juan Luis G | Property representative |
Thanks for your question Wdita. Our appetizers go from Q55 to Q85 approximately. Main courses from Q85 and up. These can vary depending on our weekly specials and fresh produce and catches of the week. Our wine list has... More
How are the prices?
2 January 2017|
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Response from Ayala555 | Reviewed this property |
You get a lot for your money! It's not expensive dollar wise while the food is very well done.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 a Calle Oriente # 7, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Sacatepequez Department  >  Antigua
  • Phone Number: +502 7832 5510
  • E-mail