The Highlands Restaurants




Bambú Review

One of the lake's most popular restaurants is affiliated with the hotel of the same name. Look for the A-frame, thatch-roof structure right by the dock as your taxi boat is pulling in. (Many diners arrive that way, although the virtual absence of lake transport at night makes Bambú a better lunch option, unless you're based in Santiago Atitlán.) Spanish cuisine dominates here, corvina and garlic chicken being particular favorites. Fruits, vegetables, and herbs are grown in the on-site hotel garden. A crackling fireplace keeps you warm on chilly evenings, of which there are many here.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 1 km (½ mi) east of town, Santiago Atitlán, 07019 | Map It
  • Phone: 7721–7332
  • Location: Santiago Atitlán

    Restaurant Details

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