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Calle 59 No. 509, Centro, Merida, Mexico
999 923 09 42
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Ranked #39 of 375 Restaurants in Merida
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $30
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Uno de los mas antiguos y queridos restaurantes en el centro histórico de la ciudad de Mérida, a solo dos cuadras de la plaza principal o plaza grande.
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Moss Point, Mississippi
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

This place is WAY overpriced and the people were rude. The food was no better than any of thE other nearby restaurants, just a lot more expensive! The people and service were awful and RUDE. We will never return to panchos.. It ruined our evening!.

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Portland, Oregon
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Pancho's was kind of what I expected after other reviews I'd read. Had I not been traveling with my parents, I probably wouldn't have gone there. Don't get me wrong, Poncho's is good... but not memorable in any way. The outdoor seating area was nice, and the service was fine. This was the only place we ate in Merida that... More

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Calgary, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

The food was excellent and gave true Yucatan style food but the atmosphere was beyond what we expected. The courtyard where we were served gave a view of the stars and with the warm weather (lucky no rain) it made it more memorable. Worth going to when you visit Merida

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Almelo, The Netherlands
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Location and atmosphere is nice, foor a tad less. Service was okay. Price a little too high, we paid around US$ 120 for 3 persons and no excessive meals.

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Moscow, Russia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Expensive... But you must visit it! Great atmosphere, good service, food... We have tried food in several places and some of them were good, but this one was the best. Highly recommended!

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Orlando
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

You must go and you must eat everything! I've been several times and everything I've had on the menu is terrific. They also make a great Mojito.........happy hour is also a great deal and you'll meet many locals and expats! Atmosphere is a bonus!

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Charleston, South Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Our family enjoyed everything about Merida and Pancho's was a fun, entertaining place to have dinner walking distance from our Hotel. The service was friendly, the price was what I would call moderate, the selection good but mainly it seems like the workers want to make sure you are having fun. Maybe was just the nights we were there but... More

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Miami, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I have enjoyed all of Paul's restaurants and finally had a chance to visit Panchos. If not for the awesome garden and great photos and paintings to keep me occupied I'd have left. The service was horrible. The attitudes were worse, almost as if they were doing me a favor. It's beyond me as to why because the food was... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Was just finishing my coffee when the waiter returned to my table and explained that I had not left enough money. I was sure I had placed at least 10% more than the bill for adequate (not good) service but was quickly schooled of my short-comings and was told to increase my tip by at least 50 more pesos. To... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Lovely atmosphere, staff and cocktails. However it is a little overpriced, and service was a tiny bit slow. Returned many times while I stayed in Mexico, and my favourite cocktail was the Pancho Villa. Would love to return one day!

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Additional Information about Pancho's

Address: Calle 59 No. 509, Centro, Merida, Mexico
Phone Number: 999 923 09 42
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
Cuisine: Mexican

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