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17 Calle a 19-60, Guatemala City 01010, Guatemala
+502 2368 2124
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07:30 - 16:00
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 07:30 - 18:00
Wed - Fri 07:30 - 20:00
Sat - Sun 07:30 - 16:00
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Guatemala
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106 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

All the concept is naturalism, even the menus are in recycli paper and the food was direct from the farm. The taste was good, the service poor and the place normal. Maybe we come back

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Thank Sierrita
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Not an extensive menu but the veggie burger was delicious and so was the hummus. Great vegetarian food. Service was a bit spotty but friendly and an excellent draw is the kids play area they have in the back. A beautiful place.

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Thank tbradva
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Vegetarian, great ambiance, kid friendly. We went early and sat outside and forgot we were in the capital city. My husband and I are not vegetarians but we took a friend to dinner who is vegetarian. That being said, hubs had the spinach lasagna and loved it. I had the eggplant parmesan and friend had pepian a traditional dish usually... More 

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Thank Beth W
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016

Off the bat I enjoyed that this restaurant was away from the 'zona viva' of the city where most restaurants of this calibre are located, although I was told by my friend that it did originally start there; where the owner not only cooked, but waited and cashiered all by himself. The restaurant has a charming aesthetic, somehow managing to... More 

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Thank Osvaldo M
Guatemala City, Guatemala, Guatemala
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59 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

This is all vegetarian restaurant in guatemala city. We especially like to visit here for their soups, sandwiches and wraps.

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Thank Priyanshika S
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend has celiac disease. That means no gluten.. No lactose.. It was a very good choice. I specially enjoyed the soups.. They are delicious.

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1 Thank Paula R
Guatemala
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135 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2015

I live in Guatemala City and I eat at this place once a week. The have excellent choices but I usually have the lentils soup and the cannelloni, just excellent. For dessert they have a selection of cakes that you can not go wrong with any.

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1 Thank EdgarSGuatemala
Houston, Texas
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2014

After eating several heavy (but delicious) meals made by my MIL, the fresh salad and great variety soups were a welcome change of pace for us. It was great knowing that everything on their menu was vegetarian, with options for vegans as well! We ordered the option that includes the house salad, a soup, and an entree as well as... More 

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1 Thank BetsyLR
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2014

Una excelente opción para probar, conocer y degustar comida vegetariana,muchas opciones en el menú y la comida es muy buena, no es caro y ademas hay opcines vegan en el menu. An excellent choice to know and try vegetarian food, food is delicious and it is not expensive, there are a lot of choices on the menu and also a... More 

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Thank Charleman1382
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2014 via mobile

We went there with two Indian dudes and the chef specially spiced the daily menu using curry, ginger and other cool stuff... I had an foodgasm with that spiced barley and exquisite falafel plus vegetables. You need to go there even if you are a mineralist.

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Thank Hernán C

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Cuisine
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 16:00
Monday
07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 20:00
Thursday
07:30 - 20:00
Friday
07:30 - 20:00
Saturday
07:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Calle a 19-60, Guatemala City 01010, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Guatemala Department  >  Guatemala City
  • Phone Number: +502 2368 2124

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?