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Il Giardino

Central san Marcos | On main path from dock, San Marcos La Laguna 07016, Guatemala
+502 4902 5915
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“veggie burger” (24 reviews)
“bruschetta” (4 reviews)
“tuna” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Central san Marcos | On main path from dock, San Marcos La Laguna 07016, Guatemala
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Today we visited the restaurant based on the good reviews that we read. We ordered the soup of the day which was vegetable soup and a mushroom pizza. The soup was tasteless and the pizza Had a cheese that wasnt tasty. I asked the waitress...More

1  Thank adian f
Reviewed 7 June 2018

I'm talking pickled beets, freshly made bun and all the best salad options on a tasty veggie patty. Accompanied by a side of mouthwatering baby potatoes that seemed to melt in your mouth this was one vegetarians delight when I called in and had an...More

Thank Belinda W
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

We went for breakfast and I had the Típico breakfast and it was very filling and great value and tasty above all, even for non-vegetarians such as myself. Their organic hot chocolate has a particular taste that mightn’t suit some pallets

Thank Killian M
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Hidden gem in the middle of San Marcos. Great atmosphere. Perfect place for a quiet meal. Highly recommend the fruit and granola for breakfast.

Thank Maureen130
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Great vibe, very relaxing. Nice staff. Healthy options. Have games to play as well, and wifi. We ate there many times in our trip

Thank Ray N
Reviewed 19 February 2018

This was the first place we ate in San Marcos after we arrived, and we kept coming back. We've eaten breakfast, lunch, and dinner at Il Giardino and have always been happy. Their gluten-free bread is delicious, and their beet hummus made a temporary believer...More

Thank Jamie P
Reviewed 19 February 2018

This is my favorite restaurant in San Marcos- AMAZING food, I had the veggies burger and it might be my favorite one I've ever had. AMAZING service with dedicated employees, I was served by Raquel who was very "amable" and helpful. and AMAZING vibes in...More

Thank annecelinejm
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We were lucky to find I’ll Giardino on the first of our six days here, and we have made it our base, I just wish we could try everything on the menu. Everything has been ultra fresh, with generous helpings, cooked superbly and presented with...More

Thank MummyChristine
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

After having tested most of the restaurants in San Marco (at least those open over the new year’s eve period) I can confidently say that this restaurant is the best in town. Ran by a handful of locals + a very nice Englishman from Liverpool,...More

Thank MrsTruffleDog
Reviewed 1 January 2018

The food was very tasty, the atmosphere in this hidden garden great and the value for money good. The service was a little overwhelmed while the restaurant was full, but always friendly.

Thank Veronika K
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20 January 2017|
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Response from omalley62 | Reviewed this property |
Go any evening- reservations not necessary but you may have to wait during peak dinner hours 6-8 on weekends
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Central san Marcos | On main path from dock, San Marcos La Laguna 07016, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Western Highlands  >  Solola Department  >  Lake Atitlan  >  San Marcos La Laguna
  • Phone Number: +502 4902 5915
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