We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Snug

6a. Calle Poniente # 14, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
+502 4215 9601
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Best bar in town

I’ve been in Antigua 9 months and this is by far my favorite bar. People are very friendly and it... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jason W
via mobile
Great little bar

Lovely little irish bar with a nice, homely pub feel to it. Good staff and in a nice central... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mcr83
,
Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 39 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Antigua's Authentic Irish bar. Yes it is Irish owned. We have Guinness along with several other imported beers and liquors, including Strongbow Cider. Located at 6th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues (red house, a clover hanging outside).
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 days ago
“Best bar in town”
3 weeks ago
“Great little bar”
LOCATION
6a. Calle Poniente # 14, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
CONTACT
Website
+502 4215 9601
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Antigua
from US$520.00
More Info
from US$80.99
More Info
from US$188.99
More Info
from US$1,362.23
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (39)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Filter

1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I’ve been in Antigua 9 months and this is by far my favorite bar. People are very friendly and it it great for solo travelers or groups. I think because the style of the bar it is really easy to make new friends because everyone...More

Thank Jason W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little irish bar with a nice, homely pub feel to it. Good staff and in a nice central location

Thank mcr83
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely people inside, really kind and cool bartenders. Really easy to make new friends and have fun at night

1  Thank Francisco A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 28 March 2018

It's so small you can't help but meet people and the beer is cold and cheap. The bartender (her name was Brit) was very personable and did a great job engaging people up and down the bar and keeping things lively. Eat at Travel Menu...More

1  Thank GatorNation
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

I am in love with this place. It was the funnest night ever. I started during the day but still. Cheap, good drinks, great staff.

Thank Bevbeh
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Not sure how an pub with Guinness memorabilia everywhere, that doesn't serve Guinness, can call itself an Irish pub? But with a good selection of whiskey and cheap beers, we weren't complaining. The clientele and owners were great, kept us entertained for the evening on...More

2  Thank James C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
LBaker529, Owner at The Snug, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

We do serve Guinness. Just sometimes the entire country is out of it, because, we are in Guatemala, a country that Guinness is not distributed in. We go to great lengths to get it. And when we have it (which most times we do) it's...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Ok, this review is a couple of years late... what can I say, I was a bit hungover from my visit to the Snug. I was led the the Snug by my hotel proprietors husband, who said it was a good time. After a bout...More

1  Thank BuhlerGS
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
LBaker529, Owner at The Snug, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Cheers!! Will have a Jameson indeed! hahah thanks for the review

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Normally avoid Irish bars abroad but made an exception for this place. Great craic and the owner is, as stated below, a pure gent.

1  Thank d_cudster
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Went to the snug today and met Rory from county Tyrone who runs it, making it one of two actual Irish pubs in Guatemala. The chap is a gent and as soon as you walk in you know its authentic. You really get the feel...More

2  Thank ChrisMo1988
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I left Ireland nearly three years ago and whilst homesick and wandering the streets of Antigua I stumbled across the glowing shamrock that sits above the door of the snug. I went in at 12 and didn't leave until God knows when to be honest....More

1  Thank Natasha M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 76 hotels in Antigua
Hotel La Sin Ventura
131 reviews
.07 km away
Hotel la Catedral
284 reviews
.17 km away
Hotel Casa Rustica
261 reviews
.17 km away
Hotel EuroMaya Suites
145 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Randy's
84 reviews
.11 km away
Ganache
175 reviews
.13 km away
Mama JoJo's Breakfast Joint
86 reviews
.11 km away
Pappy's BBQ Antigua
551 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Guatemala Food Cooking School
26 reviews
.21 km away
Arco de Santa Catalina
1,372 reviews
.12 km away
The Plaza Central Park
1,687 reviews
.21 km away
Palacio de los Capitanes Generales
185 reviews
.18 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Snug staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit