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Merida Mexican Restaurant

2509 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX 77003-1512
(713) 227-0260
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Ranked #1,807 of 7,200 restaurants in Houston
Price range: $8 - $8
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Local cuisine
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Good for: Local cuisine
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7 reviews from our community

85% Recommend
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English first
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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67 reviews 67 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

This review is for takeout, and it's generally been my experience that nothing is as good at any restaurant with takeout vs dining in. Using Seamless on the weekend downtown, you don't get a ton of options. So one weekend I finally decided to try Merida. Horchata was absolutely terrible. I tried repeatedly to choke it down but it was... More

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Austin, Texas
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

Fun family atmosphere and it even occasionally has a live band. The managers are very engaged and friendly. Food is good and more than vaguely interior Mexico style... good!!

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013 via mobile

We went with kids, and six buck for a kids meal, isn't a good deal. But as far as adults menu all the choices and authentic cuisne is great. We had gortias, and the special. Flavorful! Service was great.kinda sketchy neighborhood so go for lunch. we would go back just not at dark. It was just pricey compared to other... More

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Houston, Texas
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53 reviews 53 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

You cannot find any better Cochinita Pibil in the Yucatan, Mexico! It is always favorable and prepared just right! The pickled onions and re-fried black beans are the best! Beer is always very cold!

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Houston, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

Ninfa's across the street is always packed, but I think this place is better. The food was simply amazing, It took only about 5 minutes before I knew I will be going back. Servers were friendly, and the atmosphere was very pleasant. I can't wait to go again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2008

features interior Mexican food

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