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Bistrot Cinq

4 a Calle Oriente # 7, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
+502 7832 5510
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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4 a Calle Oriente # 7, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Ate an amazing solo dinner here in May 2018. Very creative menu and excellent wait staff. I had a salad with gorgonzola with fried egg and it was delish! I am so happy I can eat amazing salads in Antigua with no fear!

Thank CalifGirlie
Reviewed 1 week ago

We once again were thrilled with our delicious meal and incredible service by Marlon and company. We first visited 10 years ago, and are happy to say many of the same people are still there. Everyone works very well together, to create a memorable meal,...More

Thank Wendy A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has been one of my favorite restaurants until I recently had dinner there. There is a new manager, he was present, it was a Saturday night and there were only two waiters. The service was so slow in ever aspect and especially to get...More

Thank Maria S
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Maria, We are truly sorry for your last experience dining with us at Bistrot Cinq. We apologize for the bad service and lack of attention to your needs during your visit. Please allow us to tend to you while giving us another opportunity so...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were impressed with the food and the facilities. The cocktails were great - we really enjoyed the dirty martini and the “Amber Room” drinks. The escargot is classically good - lots of butter and garlic, and the escargots are of a good size too....More

Thank Swimfins
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Swimfins, We appreciate your visit and thank you for leaving this review. It's great to hear you enjoyed your meal and cocktails. We will let Isaias know about your kind words regarding his service. We apologize for not being that attentive with you throughout...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018

I had an excellent lunch here with a friend. We were disappointed that the brunch advertised on their website has apparently not been offered for a long while (and they have yet to remove the mis-advertised brunch menu from their website, which is lame but...More

Thank RummyNixon
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Rummy, We sincerely apologize for our lack of effort of updating our website. We are know on the developing stages and should be able to upload the new version sometime in June. We are glad though that you enjoyed your meal and service. Thank...More

Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

A classic French bistro with top notch food, atmosphere and service. A great place for a romantic dinner or to enjoy time with friends while on vacation.

Thank Daniel B
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Dear Daniel, Thank you for your kind words regarding our hospitality and quality of cuisine. We are very happy you enjoyed dining out with us and our ambiance. Please do come back and see us! Regards,

Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

We go to Antigua often and this is our go to spot when up for good food, cool environment and great service. Menu is French bistro and with plenty of variation to keep coming back Highly recommended!More

Thank malteholm
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Dear Malte, We sincerely appreciate your loyalty and appreciation for our Bistro. Please consider it your home whenever in Antigua. We promise to keep it interesting every time you visit! Chef Mario and the rest of the staff will keep busy for that purpose and...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

I took family and friends there last weekend. It was about my 10th time there and I take business people and family to this place. The food was good as usual. However, the service was horrible. We had to chase down a waiter each time...More

Thank docloco
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Dear Docloco, We regret to read that you had a bad service experience while dining with us recently. We appreciate your regular business and that you frequently visit Bistrot Cinq. It is disturbing to read that you received an inadequate service and we have already...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018

Our group of seven were happy, happy, happy with our food. Excellent fish and pasta. Dessert of chocolate creme de pot melted in our mouths. Try it you'll like it!More

Thank 765lena
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Dear 765lena, We are very glad to read your review and know that you had a very good time at our bistro. Please do come back and see us so you can taste other dishes from our menu. Thanks again for letting us know about...More

Reviewed 30 March 2018

Bistrot Cinq was a delightful find in a busy, bustling, touristy town. We stopped for a late light lunch and were surprised with freshly prepared, delicious food. There was plenty to choose from but the mussels were said by our party to be the best...More

Thank Ellen D
Juan Luis G, General Manager at Bistrot Cinq, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Dear Ellen D, We are very happy to read your review and that you had a splendid time while at Bistrot Cinq. This is a busy time in Antigua Guatemala and it seems that you caught a great time window to have lunch with us....More

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3 January 2017|
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Response from Juan Luis G | Property representative |
Thanks for your question Wdita. Our appetizers go from Q55 to Q85 approximately. Main courses from Q85 and up. These can vary depending on our weekly specials and fresh produce and catches of the week. Our wine list has... More
3 January 2017|
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Response from Ayala555 | Reviewed this property |
You get a lot for your money! It's not expensive dollar wise while the food is very well done.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 a Calle Oriente # 7, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Sacatepequez Department  >  Antigua
  • Phone Number: +502 7832 5510
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