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El Escudo

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Avenida Norte 4, Antigua, Guatemala
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2012

You must try this place and I am sure u will go back, fantastic food and great staff very friendly and always make u welcome. Too many favourite foods,one of my favorite waiters was Akif, always willing to help us with our food choice, Would deffo go back

Thank gill-serif
Antigua Guatemala, Sacatepequez, Guatemala
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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2012

Yes, this place has some of the best pizza in Antigua. Everything we have had here has been really good and the atmosphere is very enjoyable. The wait staff is friendly. It may be difficult to find- it is between the car rental place and Mama Mia Pizza and across from Sobra Mesa Ice Cream shop. You will not be... More 

Thank Kelly C
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2012

Read the two other reviews about El Escudo (aka El Escudillo) and decided to try it. GREAT PLACE! In between Alamo car rental and Pizza Mia on 4 Avenida Norte (there's not a number there...it's in between 2 (Pizza Mia) and 4 (Alamo) and directly across from Sobre Mesa exotic ice cream (ANOTHER AWESOME CHOICE!). We had the spicy pasta,... More 

2 Thank Paul S
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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225 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 310 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2012

We must eat here twice a week! The pizza is amazing. Thin crust that is light and crispy, perfect amount of cheese and tasty toppings. My favorite is the spinach with fresh garlic. My partner has the mozarella with tomatoes and he has black olives added. You can't beat the flavor or the price. We can walk out of the... More 

3 Thank Jan J
Montreal, Canada
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2011

We had a late sunday lunch at this nice restaurant. We ate a very nice meal in a lovely garden setting. There was live music, a singer guitar player.

2 Thank Robjoly

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Norte 4, Antigua, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Sacatepequez Department  >  Antigua

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