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LA68 Casa de Cultura Elena Poniatowska

Calle 68 No. 470A x 55 y 57 Centro Barrio de Santiago, Merida 97000, Mexico
+52 999 924 9540
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Quaint Cafe/store/bar/theater etc. ceter of culture

LA 68 is a great place to escape, and have a quiet lunch, grab a drink, shop watch a movie or... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2015
bgerber948
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Miami Beach, Florida
Great place

A really cool little spot in Merida. The shop was great with really interesting and nice things... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2015
Jen B
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Melbourne, Australia
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Restaurant bar hand made local shop open air cinema indoors cinema workshops cultural house wifi Gourmet coffe
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
29 Nov 2015
“Quaint Cafe/store/bar/theater etc. ceter of culture”
5 Oct 2015
“Great place”
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Calle 68 No. 470A x 55 y 57 Centro Barrio de Santiago, Merida 97000, Mexico
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+52 999 924 9540
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Reviewed 29 November 2015

LA 68 is a great place to escape, and have a quiet lunch, grab a drink, shop watch a movie or browse the library. it is only about 8 blocks from the main plaza, has very good food(pizza and sandwiches), a full bar, a movie...More

1  Thank bgerber948
Reviewed 6 October 2015

A really cool little spot in Merida. The shop was great with really interesting and nice things - not just the same old tourist stuff you get everywhere. The staff were really friendly and the courtyard cafe was lovely.

1  Thank Jen B
Reviewed 1 February 2015

We only stopped in to check out the space and have a few refreshments but twice a week, they have films and dinners for a very reasonable price with outdoor and indoor screening rooms. Seemed like a perfect place to make friends for those looking...More

2  Thank sim87
Reviewed 15 January 2015

Casa de Cultura is a must stop on your itinerary. It offers yoga classes, work shops, streams movies, has a great little restaurant and gift shop. Oh and don't miss the House and Garden Tour. It's an amazing place to meet people. Paula, the owner...More

1  Thank MG821
Reviewed 12 January 2015

We stopped by LA68 to check it out. We had a couple of beers and some of the best gazpacho I have ever had. The open air space was really quiet and filled with beautiful plants. Vane was a great waitress and the owner was...More

Thank TravelingMartinezes
Reviewed 21 December 2014

This place is fantastic!! We went to a movie there, saw an early showing at 5pm so we were at the indoor screen and had the place to ourselves. I watched the movie while lying in a hammock and eating a hearty and tasty meal...More

Thank DaisyARose
Reviewed 19 April 2012

We had lunch here...no films but some unusual folk art. Delicious gespacho and a diverse selection of quesadillas, but the pizza today was ho-hum at best. Service was friendly, although a bit haphazard.

Thank CaFrancophile
Reviewed 20 October 2011

I am also a non-smoker, but to be fair to LA68, the movies are held in the open air courtyard garden, so I have never found smokers to be a problem there. They have the Best Pizza, too! The seats are not the most comfortable...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 26 September 2011

LA68 is really a great place that shows great foreign films on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. There is also art to see. The seats in the theatre area are not too comfortable but worst of all, they allow people to smoke. The seats probably...More

Thank Jim S
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