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The Refuge Coffee Bar

7th Avenue North 18A, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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  • Very good11%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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7th Avenue North 18A, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 3 January 2014 via mobile

This is a stripped back, all about the coffee, roasting, grinding, cozy little coffee den. They're serious about their coffee here and will happily chat to you about it while you sip on your joe. The coffee was very good - certainly one of, if...More

1  Thank thebrisc
Reviewed 19 December 2013

It supposed to be a place where coffee fans not only can have a nice espresso, but also can have a chat about coffee. The time we choose to pop by, the latter was difficult. It seemed the owner was too busy roasting a batch,...More

Thank onzils
Reviewed 12 December 2013 via mobile

Awesome coffee place, espresso heaven! They really know their stuff, drinks where served to perfection with awesome presentation and taste. Roasting is done inside the shop, make sure you visit and try their coffee.

1  Thank zmooth
Reviewed 29 November 2013

Refuge Coffee Bar is a great little place with excellent coffee from local sources and fair prices paid to the growers. Sweet spot!

Thank maxj_38
Reviewed 21 November 2013 via mobile

A great discovery for the likes of a serious coffee lover like me. They are serious about their coffee and it reflects in their presentation of it. Worth the walk, and the sip of the fantastic brew.

1  Thank Stethescope
Reviewed 11 November 2013 via mobile

The latte was perfect, looks just like in the picture! The carrot cake was good too. I wish they had more pastries and more tables with a view.

Thank MariaD333
Reviewed 5 November 2013 via mobile

My (numerous) lattes here were consistently a 100% caramel coloured velvety milk tasting PERFECTION. I love coffee and seek out the best local brew everywhere I travel. This is the best coffee I have had in my 6 months traveling Latin America and on par...More

Thank Cocasalt
Reviewed 3 November 2013

I've been going here pretty much every morning to drink a delicious cup of coffee and work for a little bit on my laptop using their WiFi. I'm not sure what it is, maybe it's the way their tables and seats are set up, but...More

Thank Shin F
Reviewed 30 October 2013

As a massive coffee enthusiast we rate this place at the top. The coffee was PERFECT. It reminded me of a 10/10 flat white from New Zealand. I got two because they were flawless. We will be back for more!

1  Thank Mearle E
Reviewed 25 October 2013

Stayed in Antigua for a month and visited here everyday for a large coffee and the occasional carrot cake (amazing by the way). Friendly staff, nice chilled atmosphere and great coffee. As a bonus, it is also cheaper than most other coffee shops in Antigua!

Thank Tortuga16
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james m
3 June 2015|
Response from Brad G |
Hey Jim, I sent you a personal message as well. Read it when you can? I think you have to be registered as the owner of the business here, but doesn't look like you are. Without that, they won't see this nor answer I don't... More
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Seating, Free Wifi
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  • Address: 7th Avenue North 18A, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Sacatepequez Department  >  Antigua
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A small quality driven coffee bar. Sits on the Tanque De la Union park with a beautiful view of the Agua Volcano.
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