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Restaurante Ranchon Mary

Aldea Relleno Rio Dulce, Izabal | Centro America, Livingston, Rio Dulce 18021, Guatemala
+502 7930 5103
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“crab” (2 reviews)
“rio dulce” (5 reviews)
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Aldea Relleno Rio Dulce, Izabal | Centro America, Livingston, Rio Dulce 18021, Guatemala
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

We selected this because the other couple we were with have eaten here before and they liked it. The location is great as you can see out over the water. We had dinner, so it was dark, but it is still nice to sit out...More

Thank CANDD1
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is awesome! The design is great, located at the border of the lake with an awesome view and very nice arrangement of bungalow like places to seat. The food was simply great, and I guess they do have the very best Tapao in...More

Thank fur312
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Good food for westerners. I had lunch there, it was good. Can see the boats and all from there. Better than some of the greasy spoons.

Thank mrjerryjackson
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We stopped here on our way to Tikal. Sitting in the huts on the Rio Dulce with the views was wonderful. The food not so much. I was shocked at the state of my steak (see photo) though oddly it didn't taste as bad as...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I love to try local flair and cuisine and Rachon Mary is an institution in Río Dulce for Tapado, a regional seafood specialty soup made with a coconut milk base and served with shrimp, crab, and fish. It's not cheap, almost US$20. It's also not...More

Thank Worrycrossroads
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Needed a break from a long three hour drive so I decide to stop at this place under the bridge in RIO Dulce .I order fried Fish and it was delicious along with a pineapple juice. From there on I was hook as long as...More

Thank Y6386KYangell
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Cheeseburger was more like cheap fast food, fries were okay, steak was barely passable and everything was served warm, not hot. Service was fine.

Thank ginzbiz
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is a place on the water that serves nice food in a convivial open air atmosphere. It's not fancy by any means, but is a great place to grab a bite or a beer and stay out of the sun for awhile. They serve...More

Thank Sungron
Reviewed 25 January 2017

We had the Chicken Alfredo and papas especial. The food was delicious but a little pricey. The Pina coladas were out of this world. Service was pretty good. We enjoyed a table at the waterfront under palapas.

Thank Pam H
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is a nice Guatemalan-owned restaurant. Most of what they serve they make or source locally. Security is on-site for parking. If you go on a weekend, make time for this as you could be there for a couple of hours or longer...enjoy the slow...More

Thank Sabrina O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 7:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aldea Relleno Rio Dulce, Izabal | Centro America, Livingston, Rio Dulce 18021, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Izabal Department  >  Rio Dulce  >  Livingston
  • Phone Number: +502 7930 5103
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