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Donde Joselito

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Steakhouse, Guatemalan
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Av 10-06 4, Guatemala City 01009, Guatemala
+502 2334 2343
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12:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Mon 12:00 - 22:00
Tue 12:00 - 22:30
Wed - Sun 12:00 - 23:00
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2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Recommended by a local to us. Had a great feed there! Massive amount of food. Wait staff looked after us. And the owner came for a chat, complimentary local rum to try too. Good place

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Thank Badger B
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

O.K., so maybe it's better known for its steak meals, but my wife and I were really impressed with the huge, delicious shrimp. For us, it was the best shrimp we've ever had in Guatemala in our 37 years living here! Need I say more? We'll be back hoping for a repeat.

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Thank Irvin W
Livingston, Guatemala
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I own a restaurant and Joselito's is the best I have found in Guatemala. a soup, beans, guacamole and chorizo platter are included in the price of your meal. The steaks are better than Ruth Chris steak house in the U.S. and about 1/4 of the cost. Hint - order caramelized onions served on top....I highly recommend Donde Joselito;s I... More 

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Thank Stuart W
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Is a little over priced, meat was just about average, nothing like I was specting, took them too long.

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Thank David D
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

4 of us ate here for about $43 USD and it was more food than we could possibly want and we ordered two different types of steak and 4 mixed drinks. We ordered their most expensive steak which was suggested and it was a boneless rib. We also ordered a lower priced steak and the lower priced steak was much... More 

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Thank Paul M
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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71 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Holy cow. Really. You get half of a cow for less that US$20. Amazing how this place can do this. You might be thinking lots of crappy food at a low price. BUT NO! The meat was so tasty, the service amazing, the dishes that come with the meat are ok, not great but, as an advice don't eat them.... More 

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Thank elviajeronopajero
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

This place was busy when we arrived (it is huge!) but quieted down over the course of our leisurely early dinner. After some help from our server, who was very patient and courteous with our broken Spanish, we ordered the (supposedly) smallest portion of their recommended steak - which was still huge! This was absolutely one of if not the... More 

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Thank CantankerousApe
St. Louis, Missouri
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

Had dinner with a couple that live in Guatemala City and this is their place to go for a steak dinner. They usually go on a weekly basis and lots of the wait staff and bar staff know them by name. We split a steak dinner for 4 people with 2 different steak types. They were all fantastic. The sides... More 

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Thank CANDD1
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I recommend the "Costilla" which is beef rib aand vacio " which is flank. Both are high cut meats. You can order it 1/2lbs or 1lbs. It's an awesome piece of steak that comes with sautéed onions and either smash, French fries or fresh salad. Sick of thin cut argentine style steak? You gotta try either one of those.

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Thank Alex C
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I had the pleased of dining at Donde Joselito with my business partners and I can tell you I was thoroughly surprised by how well the food was prepared. We started with some great appetizers and the house red wine. The delight however was the house favorite steak which by the way we ordered by the pound. The meat was... More 

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Guatemalan
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av 10-06 4, Guatemala City 01009, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Guatemala Department  >  Guatemala City
  • Phone Number: +502 2334 2343

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?