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El Tucan

$$ - $$$South American,
Calle Centro America 45, Flores, Guatemala
+502 7926 0536
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good70%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
28 May 2016
“Very friendly ”
31 Jan 2016
“Nice little place for authentic food”
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South American, Central American
$$ - $$$
Calle Centro America 45, Flores, Guatemala
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Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We arrived in Flores late and went to find some dinner around 10pm. We stopped in at El Tucan and the man there was incredibly friendly and spoke English well. We only had a couple of drinks- made very well, and some tacos- simple but...More

1  Thank boucledor5
Reviewed 1 February 2016

We stumbled across this place while walking around the island and ended up eating there two nights. Really lovely authentic food but you can also get burgers and chips. We loved the Guatemalan options and the guacamole. You should definitely try this place if you...More

1  Thank C J
Reviewed 27 January 2016

While walking around the island, I stumbled upon El Tucan, a very pleasant surprise, and a nice change from the street food on the waterfront. El Tucan had AMAZING Flamenco music playing all night (Paco De Lucia), the friendly multi-lingual owner was very accommodating, and...More

1  Thank cansurvivor
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We went to to El Tucan after our tour of Tikal - we were famished and thirsty. We ordered the massive lemonadas that quenched our thirst and then tried two items from their menu 'economico' - chile rellenos and a pork stew 'cerdo con verduras'...More

Thank Eva J
Reviewed 18 May 2015

For our last meal before heading back to Guatemala City, we stumbled into this little place. The food was rich and authentic. The owner--Niglan--was very friendly, and knew everyone----including, it turns out, the guide we had hired earlier in the week to take us to...More

Thank applegirl57
Reviewed 3 May 2015

I loved this place! We stumbled upon it when we were walking around town. We reviewed the menu...& knew we wanted to have some "typical" food. This is the place for that. The owner, Niglan is a wealth of information on everything Flores. He was...More

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 26 September 2014

Had a nice dinner and enjoyed the decent Mexican fare offered. The restaurant opens out to one of the main streets of Flores Island. Tacos were quite good and all dishes were good value. Moreover, service was good and the owner, who is very much...More

Thank knack4wdst
Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

Nice place, nice people, nice food. Just go there and try food from local products made with passion.

Thank Piotrul
Reviewed 14 August 2014 via mobile

I was looking for a nice lunch. I found that at this restaurant. The prices are nice, the owner was very nice & helpful. He spoke great English, which was a plus for me... Since I came to Central America without any knowledge of Spanish...More

1  Thank NevaStar
Reviewed 8 July 2014

Tacos , burritos and cerveza, nicely priced and view of the lake, fiendly atmosphere , Also a souvenir shop where you find artesan objects as well as Maya

Thank MexicoPhil
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South American, Central American
Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: Calle Centro America 45, Flores, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Peten Department  >  Flores
  • Phone Number: +502 7926 0536
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