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Pupuseria Cheros

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Avenida de los Arboles/Calle Principal, near the Bus Stop, Panajachel 07010, Guatemala
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good27%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pupusas” (57 reviews)
“queso” (3 reviews)
“beans” (9 reviews)
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Latin, Salvadoran, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
Avenida de los Arboles/Calle Principal, near the Bus Stop, Panajachel 07010, Guatemala
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was great local experience. We would love to come back. Great recommendations from the staff. Bestsellery experience on Guatemala do far.

Thank PiotrG
Reviewed 5 September 2017

My go-to spot for delicious hot pupusas, cold beer, and friendly locals. There is a wide selection for fillings for your pupusa - I usually go for spinach and garlic, and of course, cheese. There is often soccer on the TV screen and locals fill...More

Thank ccarlson
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

No doubt Chero's prepares the most authentic pupusas in Guatemala! The atmosphere is lively and full of locals, which is always a good sign. The restaurant is conveniently located in the center of town. And, you can feed your whole family for very little money....More

Thank Alison K
Reviewed 12 July 2017

No frills here just great pupusas. I love the slaw they give you to put on top of the pupusas. I at least have to have 2 pupusas to fill me up.

Thank Will D
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Our group of 13 had dinner here. Most people had two pupusas each; I had four and loved them. Pupusas are all that they serve. There are about 15 kinds to get. At 10 Q per pupusas, they are cheap and filling.

Thank fuzzyfred
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Found restaurant on Trip Advisor when searching for pupusas, national dish of El Salvador! Chero, the owner, was so friendly & promised these were special because not greasy, as most are. He was right! Great semi- local meal at great price!

Thank Elaine O
Reviewed 3 June 2017

They only serve pupusas here, you can orde them with all different fillings. The price is really low and the pupusa is very filling. The owner of the reastaurant is friendly and you see the woman making your food. It takes a little while before...More

Thank AnoekV
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Great service, delicious pupusa and cheap. This place is a must-try when in Panajachel. We had the cheese and garlic and cheese and bean pupusa and both were yum.

Thank Kim L
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Great pupusas, a treat from El Salvador, brought to Panajachel by a Salvadoran restauranteur. They have a varied selection of pupusas, I like the cheese and loroco, the best. Also, I enjoy the pupas with ongos and queso also. A great place to eat when...More

Thank auroraedserv
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Excellent service, and genuine Salvadorian cuisine. Fresh homemade ingredients. At a very affordable price, sit, eat and watch the people go bye.

Thank Roxane G
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Latin, Salvadoran, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida de los Arboles/Calle Principal, near the Bus Stop, Panajachel 07010, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Western Highlands  >  Solola Department  >  Lake Atitlan  >  Panajachel
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