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Avenida Romulo Rozo #488 Calle 27 A | Monumento A La Patria, Paseo De Montejo Avenue., Merida 97100, Mexico
+52 999 944 3377
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good8%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (82 reviews)
“bone marrow” (7 reviews)
“tongue” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Avenida Romulo Rozo #488 Calle 27 A | Monumento A La Patria, Paseo De Montejo Avenue., Merida 97100, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not only one of the best in the world but one of the most risky and elegant experiences we have had in a long time inside a restaurant. Fun and tasty. You will never forget your time in this place. Thanks to all the staff...More

Thank faby r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travel a lot and finding this place in the city of merida felt like finding a treasure in the middle of a desert. The food is INCREDIBLE and delicious with flavors and textures so delicate and so different that you will ask for more...More

1  Thank fredickriversson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful, delicious, inventive, new, modern, elegant, attentive...... Just Excellent. They have two menus and we decided for the tasting with wine pairing. High-class cuisine with Mexican ingredients. Setting a new type of cooking here. Thanks foreverything and hope to see you soon in a very...More

2  Thank adela m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is Mexican food at its refined best. We started with ceviche negro - an original take on the classic dish that was the perfect appetiser. For mains we had Pesca en Cenote, fish cooked perfectly in lemon, herbs and lime. The service was attentive...More

2  Thank Pip1953
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Unique experience and flavors are what your are going to find in this beautiful restaurant. It was one of the best meals of our lives and I truly recommend it if you visit the warm city of Merida. Ask for the tasting menu with wine...More

3  Thank Diego A
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Our 2nd night in Mérida, México was absolutely a memorable evening treating my Ben to an outstanding 9 course meal with wine pairing at Ku'uk! Occupying a decadently restored mansion on Paseo de Montejo, Ku'uk spotlights ingredients and dishes from the Yucatan peninsula in creative...More

6  Thank Carriondeloscondes
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This restaurant doesn't look like the average restaurant. Even it is at a prominent place, you will drive by first. Inside it is wonderful. take the time for a drink at the bar. The food is great and created by an artist. Whatever you order,...More

1  Thank Alexander G
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

An exquisite dining experience in Merida for my wife and I. Everything about our dinner was perfect. We went with the degustation (tasting) menu with the wine pairing. All of courses were excellent and well paired. I particularly enjoyed the prawns, fish stew and the...More

1  Thank Tim G
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Do not get confused with the old house... this place is one of the most innovative restaurants we have been. Delicious pairing of wines with a large tasting menu (10-12 plates) that you will not suffer, all of them are amazing and most bite size....More

2  Thank Richard P
erukos, Propietario at Kuuk, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you so much for your review and your visit. Please come back soon.

Reviewed 2 July 2017

I must tell you that this was one of the best experiences in a restaurant (in all my life time). The tasting menu works wonderful with the place, music and service. Special attention to the tongue, the beer prawns and the mayan pumpkin. AMAZING 360...More

1  Thank Alin J
erukos, Gerente at Kuuk, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thanks to you for your kind words. Please visit us again in the future.

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Miss Émilie E
16 July 2017|
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Response from MARCSMIFF | Reviewed this property |
Mid week days are quieter and ask for smaller room as they have a couple .enjoy the experience wonderful
Charles S
15 February 2017|
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Response from erukos | Property representative |
Yes. you can call the restaurant +52(999)9443377 or send an email reserva@kuukrestaurant for quotes and inquiries regarding group reservations.
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Paula W
28 December 2016|
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Hi Paula, sorry, we don't :(
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$70
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
13:30 - 16:30
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Romulo Rozo #488 Calle 27 A | Monumento A La Patria, Paseo De Montejo Avenue., Merida 97100, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 944 3377
  • E-mail
Food & Wine Magazine - 100 Restaurants in the world worth a pilgrimage 2013 Travel & Leisure Gourmet Awards 2013 - No. 1 New Restaurant in Mexico Travel & Leisure Gourmet Awards 2014 - Nominated to Best tasting menu in Mexico Travel & Leisure Gourmet Awards 2014 - Nominated to Best art of plating Forum Gastronomic Barcelona 2014 - Invited to talk about "Yucatan gastronomy" In only three years, Eduardo Rukos and Chef Pedro Evia have developed a gastronomic sanctuary in the city of Merida using local mexican ingredients mixed with modern cuisine technology in the search for a new Mexican food style.
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