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Calle 59 | Por 60 y 62 Centro Historico, Merida 97000, Mexico
+52 999 928 2451
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11:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Wed 11:00 - 01:00
Thu 11:00 - 01:15
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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chicago
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703 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 278 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We are visiting for the cooler weather that is supposed to mark December and beyond- well, it is near 95 every day with high high humidity Dining becomes less enjoyable and many restaurants here are outside- count Amaro in on that. Nevertheless- I had a fish fillet with a 3 citrus fruit sauce that was light and not too big... More 

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Thank jfadds
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok, so the place is great! It's so lovely. Really good for a date. My husband is a vegetarian and for once in Mexico he finaly had a huge range of meals to choose from. The food itself is so so. Oh, and I'm still waining for the drink I ordered ;)

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Thank Tina M
London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place. Even ordered dessert and sides once mains came in as was so good. Excellent service, friendly waiters. Definitely will go again

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Thank psybonchu
Los Angeles, California
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198 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here with a large group for dinner. They were easily able to accommodate our group, though we did call to make a reservation. The ambiance is fabulous! The tables are in the courtyard, so you can enjoy the fresh air. it's very cute. The menu is extensive and vegetarian friendly. With all the delicious Mexican/Yucateca food available in... More 

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Tucson
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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a romantic evening. The courtyard setting is lovely, but the food was both over-priced and surprisingly bland. You'd do better elsewhere in this city of fabulous cooking...

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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64 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the perfect restaurant for those who are both vegetarian and non-vegetarian because the menu is very diverse. I originally chose this because it was recommended as one of the better vegetarian restaurants in Merida. My non-vegetarian friends were pleasantly surprised of the wide menu selection for their tastes also. The restaurant is set up in a large courtyard... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely outdoor seating at Plaza St. Lucia. Tasty Italian dishes, attentive service, huge wine list. On Sundays during early afternoon, local bands play on the Plaza stage and tons of locals (and s few tourists) dance to the lively music! Fun!

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Thank kywood1955
Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Attentive service from great staff in a pleasant atmosphere with excellent food. The noise from the park can be a little too much but remember the beautifully decorated interior space is both air conditioned and very quiet. And sports fans can catch the game on the bar TV.

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Thank SL7306
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful Restaurant partly outdoors with stunning romantic lights, and pretty romantic decor. Large menu with plenty of choice and lots of vegetarian options. I had a pesto pasta which was delicious. Amazing live music every night, and they handed out sombreros :)

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Thank Brightonrocks2012
Des Moines, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Great service. Good food. If you come to Merida, you definitely have to check this place out. I loved the music and atmosphere. So romantic and peaceful. Thank you Jim for everything.

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Hola Zach Benson Muchas gracias por visitarnos y conocer nuestra calidad y experiencias. Al mismo tiempo apreciamos mucho sus comentarios... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 15
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:15
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 59 | Por 60 y 62 Centro Historico, Merida 97000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 928 2451
Description
To the tune of the trova, including guitars and bohemian, become trapped flavors, aromas, colors and breezes to create this unique space. On the map menus Yucatan, this place deserves to be tested. It is definitely one of the magical places that has this beautiful city, located in the heart of Merida. In a VXIII century mansion whose historical value is in it says he was born in 1787 Don Andres Quintana Roo important figure in Mexico insurgent lawyer, ambassador, deputy, journalist, poet and husband of a great revolutionary, Leona Vicario. Quintana Roo was born in Merida in 1787.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?