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El Viejo Cafe

) #57 of 309 Restaurants in Antigua $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
3ra. y 6ta. Ave Norte 12, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
+502 7832 1576
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“salads” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Guatemalan, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
3ra. y 6ta. Ave Norte 12, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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1 - 10 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to this restaurant because it was top ranked. I received very little attention after I sat down to the point that I had to go up and get my own water more than once. The worst part of my meal was I got...More

Thank Erudite_journey
EVCstaff, Manager at El Viejo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Erudite, Thank you for your comment, it is strange that you say that the vegetables were frozen because we only work with fresh vegetables and not frozen, here in Our country is not useful to frozen the vegetables because we have them all the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been coming here for years when I hit Antigua for my yearly visit. Best croissants in town which is a big deal for someone like me who lives in a small rural village in Honduras - having a good croissant and a nice cafe...More

Thank Mochilero22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is sometimes referred to as "La Paneria". Tried several breakfast places in town during my 3 week visit to Antigua. Prefer the Cafe since it has a great variety of excellent daily fresh baked viennoiserie pastries and breads. The different coffees are also...More

Thank denOuwe
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Fab place for breakfast - we loved it so much that we went twice in our 3 days in Antigua! The amount of great food and coffee you can get for under £6 is unbelievable! Lovely place to sit and service is great too!

Thank 2015ht
EVCstaff, Manager at El Viejo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Thank you for your review, it motivate us to continue working for our clientes!! Your always welcome

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great cafe with indoor and outdoor space and is beautifully decorated. It is a little bit more pricey than other cafes, yet still frequented by locals and the service is great. Good stop for a nice coffee and pastry!

Thank VereKi
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We discovered this lovely location by chance. The coffee was fantastic and the food was prepared with love and heart.

Thank steelriver2014
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Wandering around Antigua with two friends from Canada and were happy that El Viejo was right there. I had been there before on a trip and had breakfast (which was great!) but this time it was dinner and I loved the restaurant section - which...More

Thank webklan
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We ate here several times. I recommend it for breakfast. The courtyard is very nice. One nite we were there for dinner and wee seated next to a large local group. I think it was a church meeting, but my Spanish is only so-so. Still...More

Thank reformguy
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

One of the bakery staff was really helpful in explaining what we could order - and modify - so that we could both have exactly what we wanted. My football-starved husband was really pleased to be able to watch a Copa Del Rey match while...More

Thank VFLondon
EVCstaff, Propietario at El Viejo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Thanyou for your visit we hope you visit us again

Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

I went there on vacation, and was told this was a good place to eat...went there and ill say ot was right. Awesome breakfast, really good service and a great decor in the place. Highly recommended

Thank frogman1084
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Cuisine
Cafe, Guatemalan, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 20:00
Monday
07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:15
Friday
07:00 - 22:15
Saturday
07:00 - 22:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3ra. y 6ta. Ave Norte 12, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Sacatepequez Department  >  Antigua
  • Phone Number: +502 7832 1576
Description
Place where you can taste the Guatemalan Coffee Varieties in a friendly atmosphere surrounded by antiques that make the place a unique experience. We offer everything from breakfast, entrees, salads, soups, sandwiches, snacks, typical, evenings clogs, desserts and a variety of drinks. We also have a French bakery. Visit will be an unforgettable experience!
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