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La Esquina Asiatica

9 Avenida 6-79 | Zona 1, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
+502 7763 0316
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“dumplings” (10 reviews)
“pad thai” (15 reviews)
“chow mein” (2 reviews)
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9 Avenida 6-79 | Zona 1, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had heard about this restaurant before we arrived in Xela and after all the hype it completely lived up to its expectations! On wednesdays they have live music which fills the space with such a beautiful atmosphere. The main dishes here are 30-40Q which...More

Thank Sinead_Ward
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was looking forward to some great dumplings, based on TripAdvisor reviews, but I was sorely disappointed, No Tofu dumplings today. I tried the Miso Soup, worst miso soup I have ever eaten. I could maybe understand the Guatemalan substitution of green beans for dried...More

Thank chey_baybee
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

I visted this restaurant a few times during my visit to Xela. I was happy to return for their delicious breakfasts most mornings. My favorites were the eggs in red sauce and the yogurt parfait. For dinner I ordered the Pad Thai was very good...More

1  Thank chicagobackpacker23
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

We have been a couple of times now and will be coming again to try some of their other delights. I think the breakfast was a highlight for us at 25Q and with free coffee or tea included it's a really good price for a...More

Thank Brodie G
Reviewed 11 January 2018

If you're looking for good and fresh food, served with a beautiful smile and in a nice atmosphere with good music, don't go further, you found the place to be! What a nice surprise to taste asiatic food in Xela, it's so cheap, portion are...More

Thank Lidwine B
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

One of the best Asian restaurant I’ve been in Guatemala , All the products were fresh and the dishes had the warmth of home-made food. The chefs take great care in selecting the best quality ingredients. The portion is big and is quiet cheap! Highly...More

1  Thank Mona T
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We came here on recommendation of our host in Xela. The food quality is great, everything very "original": the pad thai was the best one we've had out of Thailand!

1  Thank PaolaBarboglio
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I decided to give this restaurant a try because I read the other reviews, it is a hidden gem. Their food is delicious and cheap, I had the chow mein and loved it. They have live music for lunch time on Saturdays and the musician...More

1  Thank Irma S
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This restaurant is beautiful, located in the 2nd. floor of a two story building. I loved the posters and the decoration, my food tasted amazing, I was craving Asian food for quite a long time and this one completely fulfilled my cravings. I had the...More

Thank Natalia P
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Friendly place, awesome food, clean! Loved it!!! This is the only place wher you will find authentic asian food!

1  Thank Karla M
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Response from Casa S | Property representative |
Hola Cheha, we don't accept credit cards at the moment, we're working on it. We hope you can visit us!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 9
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 3:15 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Avenida 6-79 | Zona 1, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Western Highlands  >  Quetzaltenango Department  >  Quetzaltenango
  • Phone Number: +502 7763 0316
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La Esquina Asiatica is located 3 blocks away from Parque Central, the main plaza. It is on the 2nd level, across the street from the yoga house, as well as across from the taiwanese street food store. It is directly on the corner of 9a avenida and 8th calle! We're open MONDAY through SATURDAY from 8:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. and SUNDAY from 12:30 to 3:00 P.M.
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