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Helados Colon

av. Paseo Montejo 474A, Merida, Mexico
+52 999 927 6443
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (82 reviews)
“sorbet” (56 reviews)
“elote” (10 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 11:30 pmAll hours
Vegetarian Friendly
av. Paseo Montejo 474A, Merida, Mexico
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Reviewed 30 July 2015

Delicious and original flavors!! All natural and fresh. Original and different. To enjoy seting down or to go.

Thank gigia01
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Helados Colon is traditionally THE place for ice cream in Merida. Situated in the historic "portales" on Merida's main square, it offers ice creams loaded with fresh tropical fruit flavours. Try the mamey and guayaba, especially. The guanabana is excellent too. Try them all... I'm...More

Thank Rod_from_Canada
Reviewed 4 July 2015

One of the few spots open late on Paseo Montejo. Great all-natural fruit popsicles and sorbetes. perfect ending after a stroll on the paseo montejo

Thank Gustavo F
Reviewed 27 June 2015

At this ancient location you will find a frozen moment in time, where the most exotic tropical flavors, are available. The shop seems to be forgotten in time but the icecream is worth it

Thank Raul M
Reviewed 26 June 2015

If you want ice cream in any flavor just come here. Talk about unusual flavors. They have it. Creamy, smooth and tasty. We had chocolate which had a hint of cinnamon, fresh mango sorbet and Tamerindo sorbet. A must stop while strolling Paseo de Montejo.

Thank 2TravelersBB
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Very good quality traditional style ice cream. It is a great opportunity for any one wanting to taste exotic fruits that they cant find back home... al though for me the best is the coconut one, make sure you try any flavour that tickle your...More

Thank Jucamaro
Reviewed 4 June 2015

It's a nice place to enjoy a refreshing sorbet at the end of the night while watching the many people walk around. A lot of people will try to sell you things while you sit there though so if you don't want to be disturbed,...More

Thank Eleftheria88
Reviewed 25 May 2015

I love the ice cream here... try the "champola", a milkshake-like made of a great selection of ice cream.

Thank Pablo R
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

This place has been around for a long time and the ice cream tastes very original but fake and with lots of food coloring! The chairs and place is old style and meant to be, I understand this but they should remodel to make it...More

Thank Jlock11
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Located on Merida main square, this is one the places to have an ice cream. They are actually only two options: one or two scoops. Two scoops means a huge portion of two different sorbet flavors made from fresh fruits. Really enjoyable when the temperature...More

Thank Olivier G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: av. Paseo Montejo 474A, Merida, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 927 6443
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