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El Pescador

Calle principal de Santiago Atitlan, Santiago Atitlan 07019, Guatemala
+502 7721 7147
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (13 reviews)
“black bass” (5 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Soups, Guatemalan, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Calle principal de Santiago Atitlan, Santiago Atitlan 07019, Guatemala
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I expected better from this restaurant since it seemed as if its reviews were great and there were a lot of people eating there, but I was WRONG. After having been seated, we waited 20 minutes for a waiter to get our order even if...More

Thank happyrain36
elpescador a, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Pescador, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Hello, we very much regret our performance to you. We are always improving and your words help us a lot in improving our service, thanks again for visiting us and taking your time in helping us improve our client's experience.

Reviewed 3 May 2017

In the small and chaotic but charming small town of Santiago Atitlan, on the shores of Lake Atitlan was this excellent restaurant. Service was rather slow because of a big group but the food was very good. The whole place is clean and modern compared...More

Thank gyanfernando
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I met a village at the back of a lake very beautiful living water more than ever I found a very nice building I was centered on the corridor and the atmosphere to nature was felt by its floral decorations and me the reception of...More

Thank José A
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Stop at this corner spot for great fried tilapia. You can see the tuk-tuks and people passing by. Affordable.

Thank arhusker1
elpescador a, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Pescador, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Glad to serve you always and thank you for leaving us a granita de aena with your comment that we love to improve we always expect it soon

Reviewed 13 January 2017

GREAT fish dishes. Quick service. Good atmosphere. Picture from outside does not do the restaurant justice. Recommend a new pic of inside for your Website.

Thank Kathy R
elpescador a, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Pescador, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2017

Thank you for visiting us, we love serving you a piece of our culture and thanks for the comment we will take it very seriously

Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Make sure to go to the very top floor. The view is very nice. My wife and I ate very simply. The veggies and rice were good.

Thank Dunn45
elpescador a, Gerente at El Pescador, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

Thank you for your comment, I hope you enjoyed it, we hope to see you soon

Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Very clean restaurant and variety of plates. The shrimp was fantastic. And, the Black Bass was delicious as well.

Thank Pam H
elpescador a, Gerente at El Pescador, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

Thank you for your comment, we look forward to your return,

Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Maybe the best around, but definitely not the best ever. I'd recommend this among others or let your tourism guide help you decide. This was the best I was able to find in our short visit to this town.

Thank Carlos S
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We (a group of around 20 adults) came to this restaurant for lunch whilst sightseeing around Lago de Atitlan. We were shown to a large table upstairs, next to a balcony from which we could see the hustle and bustle of the town. The food...More

Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 24 July 2016

I had a great experience at Pescador. The restaurant was well appointed and the food was good. The appearance of the plates is also amazing, presentation is beautiful. This is the best guacamole on the lake. The beer is cold, you can have ice in...More

Thank Catherine D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle principal de Santiago Atitlan, Santiago Atitlan 07019, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Western Highlands  >  Solola Department  >  Lake Atitlan  >  Santiago Atitlan
  • Phone Number: +502 7721 7147
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