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Bistro Cultural

Calle 66 por 43 | Colonia Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
+52 999 923 2013
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle 66 por 43 | Colonia Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here because of the great reviews and our strong desire to try the pollo en vino. It took 10-15 minutes for the only one waitress working to bring us the menu. At around 1115 we ordered a paquete desayuno and I yet could...More

Thank mexicotraveling
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We had a really pleasant lunch here. The food was excellent and value priced. Courtyard setting is lovely and the service friendly and efficient.

Thank ATourist6
Reviewed 15 October 2017

A French chef cooking in a residential area of Mérida? You bet! This food is so good that you'd expect to eat like this in Walt Disney World for 20 times the price. In fact, we noticed that a delicious lunch, here, costs the same...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast at Bistro Cultural every morning during our 4-day stay in Mérida. The place has a friendly staff and tasty food. They offer a wide range of croques, omelettes, fresh juices etc. There are also cakes! In the garden, each table has its...More

1  Thank julia_kalno
Reviewed 13 August 2017

It has a beautiful garden and impeccable service. Very healthy food and very reasonable prices! Love it!

1  Thank france_palo
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

They are located on the cusp of barrio Santiago and Paseo de Montejo. This rambling old house is sectioned off with al fresco dining or air conditioned rooms for the hot days. There is a huge patio with a fish pond and a covered net....More

Thank panicale63
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Wish I had ordered the Chicken in a Red Wine Sauce..My husband did. & I tasted it..very good..tender, tasty & juicy..This item was ordered by 2 others at our table..All very much enjoyed their choice.. I had the Goat Cheese Quiche...While it was tasty..the eggs...More

Thank Victoria477
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went for breakfast during the week and it was lovely and quiet with only us and another gentleman so service was good. The waitress did bring a basket with a plain croissant and a chocolate one which were both delicious though they weren't free. I...More

Thank BlazeVancouver
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic, cute place to enjoy a delicious breakfast. The croissants both plain and chocolate filled were divine! Best I've had outside France. ( another reviewer had said the same and it is true). Lovely relaxing atmosphere. Not much to look at from outside but a...More

Thank Cathy and Tom S
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Hemingway would have hung out here. This oozes with all the juices of "Expat-dom." This place is great. You feel so comfortable here. You feel so relaxed. The vegetable lasagna was good bordering on great. The salad was edible. The lemonade is amazing! The chocolate...More

1  Thank JaysUSA
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19 March 2015|
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Response from L0calO | Reviewed this property |
It is like 99% of restaurants in the world. I would think that if you think they are giving you free pastries, then you do not eat out very much. There is no free lunch. I do not know what they do with it and I really do not... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 66 por 43 | Colonia Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 923 2013
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