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Altuna

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Avenida 5 | 10 Calle Zona 10, Guatemala City 01001, Guatemala
+502 2201 2323
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Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Fair Spanish food out of Spain. The callos a la Madrileña the morcilla is missing, the size of the serrano ham less of 2 onz. $7 (not recommended). The paella is more a kind of seafood rice than a paella, but very good. We tried the garlic fish (pescado al mojo de ajo) nothing extraordinary. I rather eat tapas than... More 

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Thank aluxnahual
Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

This was a great place with great ambiance. The food here is not cheap some what pricey. But its authentic Spanish food that they serve here. I was told that there are known for their Paella and yes it was great. Also they have a great wine selection as well. Loved their fish croquets.

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Thank Trevin F
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61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is an old school spanish restaurant, not cheap but really traditional that serves in my opinion the best pauthetic paella in Guatemala is a must visit if you like paella

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Thank Nelson S
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

A paella lover will enjoy the food. Big servings, good wine. Not really luxurious but adequate. Can also try other Spanish dishes.

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Thank runtiesasha2008
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30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Its a great place to go with my grandparents, a variety of food and good spanish selection. It won't blow your mind but it will hit the spot, and its a good place to get sea food.

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Thank IN N
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Delicious Spanish food. The fish, meat, appetizers, everything is always very good. The service is excellent.

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Thank Jamie S
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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112 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

Altuna is a restaurant that has been along for many years. I personally, like its downtown (Zona 1) locale the best. Known for its good Paella, it also has a good selection of Tapas and other traditional dishes (callos, gambas, etc.). I find it to be family-oriented. You can't go wrong at Altuna!

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Thank Jorge G
Guatemala City, Guatemala, Guatemala
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Altuna is always reliable and a classical. I remember it since I was a child. Their "callos" are superb. And they had a wide variety of traditional Spanish dishes.

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Thank Luis F
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

if you want a taste of the real spaniard food in Guatemala... you better visit ALTUNA! the best paella in town!

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Thank JC P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

I know the place for the last 42 years since the original location in Downtown Guatemala, if yuou are looking fior good spanish food this is the right place

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 5 | 10 Calle Zona 10, Guatemala City 01001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Guatemala Department  >  Guatemala City
  • Phone Number: +502 2201 2323

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