Jake’s offers the top culinary experience in Central America, with spectacular interiors and exteriors, as well as an incomparable cocktail lounge.
Besides having the finest wine list in the region, our eclectic menu and detailed service translates into an unforgettable gastronomic adventure.
Jake’s was founded by Jake Denburg in 1988. Jake began his culinary adventure at the age of 11, working as a short order cook at a luncheonette in Newark, New Jersey. His other creative passions are the visual arts. In 1973, Jake’s photography book “Dillinger” was included in the permanent collection of the print department of the Museum of Modern Art in NYC. He continues to paint in Guatemala City.
Jake’s, began with eight tables under the name of Jake’s “The Power of Taste” The restaurant is located in a former house of a coffee farm located in Zone 10 of Guatemala City. Jake’s is still considered to be one of the most renowned restaurants in Central America, constantly maintaining its leadership in the regional culinary scene.