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Amaro

Calle 59 | Por 60 y 62 Centro Historico, Merida 97000, Mexico
+52 999 928 2451
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (42 reviews)
“gazpacho” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Calle 59 | Por 60 y 62 Centro Historico, Merida 97000, Mexico
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191 - 200 of 433 reviews

Reviewed 5 May 2015

I do not agree with the other reviewers who give this restaurant a high rating. The place was packed with tourists. Their Mexican food leaves much to be desired. Tough beef and poor service. The screwed up our orders with another table and we were...More

Thank ChefDon10
Reviewed 2 May 2015

Authentic local favorite in colonial center of the city. Open air dining in the center patio of an historic building. Live, quiet music. Feature local artists.

Thank Diane D
Reviewed 27 April 2015

My husband and I were here last night while on our honeymoon trip around Mexico. I ordered the fettuccine with pesto and it was fantastic! My husband ordered the spaghetti with vegetables and was also impressed. The open ceiling atmosphere is very nice. We would...More

Thank ErinEst
Reviewed 11 April 2015

Searched out this beautiful little spot just North of la Plaza Grande and spent a memorable evening under the stars. Nicely prepared fish dishes- stuffed

Thank KIwineguy
Reviewed 3 April 2015

Having read reviews we went to Amaro for our last night in Merida. Ambience was lovely, food very good, with unobtrusive service. Pizzas and Mexican food were both enjoyed by our group of five. I saw some good salads too. Mixed clientele of Mexicans and...More

Thank Lisadian
Reviewed 28 March 2015

One of the best dinners we've had in Merida - and we travel there often! It was so good that we brought our daughter there the next night. Service was excellent. Menu was varied and everything that was ordered was perfect.

Thank cozumelpecas
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Amaro is something of an institution in Merida, and is obviously very popular with tourists and with locals. Immediately on entering you can see why - it is very attractively set out, and it bustles with welcoming activity. The menu is comprehensive (very strong on...More

2  Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 21 March 2015

Although we have been to Merida several times, this was our first experience at Amaro. It will not be the last! I can't remember when I enjoyed a meal more. The chicken in x-catic sauce was incredible. Staff, ambiance, food taste and presentation were all...More

Thank vcibound
Reviewed 21 March 2015

Good food, though I found the cochinata pibil a little dry the other meals at our table were very good. The dessert was excellent, the service attentive And our server had a great sense of humour. Best of all was the beautiful guitar and singing...More

Thank RoxanneLG
Reviewed 19 March 2015

A very lovely Restaurant and setting in a Colonial style Hacienda. They have a wonderful guitar singer Tony Martin at dinner hour on Fridays. Check to see if he is there and/or if he is playing on any other night. The food was good and...More

Thank margarita807
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
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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