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Taberna de los Frailes

Avenida 49 235 | Next to the Convent of San Bernardino de Siena, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
+52 985 856 0689
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenida 49 235 | Next to the Convent of San Bernardino de Siena, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ate there last December and again this year. Everything we have ordered has been well prepared and prettily presented. Staff is helpful and courteous and will call you a cab if you need one. The only downside is they allow smoking and the diners...More

Thank Outdoorwoman6382
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here for our first meal in town and it was the best we had all week. Great kind staff and incredible food. Get the habanero sauce and splurge for the good wine! Patito artisnal beer is excellent too. I got the pulpo (octopus)...More

Thank Bethany H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Compared to what is found in Playa del Carmen...reading other reviews it seems that it is still expensive for Valladolid but as we only tried that one in this city, cannot compare pricing. Beautiful decor, for lunch it is perfect (no mosquitoes, nice shady patio)....More

Thank PourJF
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Nice place, great service. The food itself is OK but honestly the Lime soup they served us was really unspectacular and the least tasty compared to 3 or 4 other places in Valladolid. The rest of the meal was also just fine. The ambient music...More

Thank GillesArbour
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This place has a beautiful setting but that's the only positive thing. It is a tourist trap where the food quality is not good. The dishes we had were not tasting good and the price/quality was to not good (to expensive). We would not recommend...More

Thank Marcel B
Reviewed 22 September 2017

We wanted to go to the light show on the Convent at 9:20 so thought ,"What a better restaurant to try than one right next door". The setting was beautiful however, if you go at night, make sure and spray down with bug spray. The...More

Thank Dirvin
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We really loved Taberna de los Frailes. We started with a Margarita for me and a Mojito for my wife and gazed around the attractive dining area topped by a huge, beautiful palapa roof. Accustomed to beach destinations, we marveled at the wood furniture and...More

Thank DMartin216
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The staff attentive and helpful, the food beautifully prepared and cooked. Surprisin and lovely grilled watermelon with their local cheese for starters. Pretty setting, do go

1  Thank michelesmith2016
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We have been there for 2 times. One is only for drink some coffe and one is for the dinner. The atmosphere is great and staff is so kind and smiling. Dinner was not that delicious, it was a normal dish. I actually loved the...More

Thank Gonca A
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The setting of this little resistance beautiful and the service friendly. We had tastier food for much less in the market but still very much enjoyed our meal and were relieved to pay by credit card as cash reserves were running low.

Thank Agamashs
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13 December 2015|
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Response from MarujaValladolid | Property representative |
We offer 2 vegetarian appetizers, 1 soup, 3 salads, 2 main dishes and 3 snacks. We are happy to take special orders if we have the ingredients. Thank you for your interest
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 7 - USD 16
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 49 235 | Next to the Convent of San Bernardino de Siena, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
    (Calzada de los Frailes y el Convento de San Bernardino de Siena)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Valladolid
  • Phone Number: +52 985 856 0689
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Renown Gourmet Maya Cuisine. Large wine selection. Tequila and Mezcal. Specialty cocktails. Excellent service in a most unique location and ambiance.
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