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A lo Mero Mero

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Sucre 06-22 y Colon, Loja, Ecuador
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Yum! Very well priced, good Mexican food. It's a little family run place, and so good. We went twice, and on the second trip ordered way too much because it was so delicious. The people running it are friendly as well. It is frequented by locals, always a good sign.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 7, 2015
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Victoria, Canada
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Victoria, Canada
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36 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Yum! Very well priced, good Mexican food. It's a little family run place, and so good. We went twice, and on the second trip ordered way too much because it was so delicious. The people running it are friendly as well. It is frequented by locals, always a good sign.

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Loja, Ecuador
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Stopped for a late lunch. Ordered Tacos and burritos. Real Mexican tacos are served on Corn Tortillas, not on Flour tortillas! It's difficult to find authentic Mexican food in Loja. Better to stick to local food and avoid disappointment.

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Loja, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This place has been a well-known institution for quite some time in Loja. They serve the only realistic Mexican fare in the area. There are also many dishes with vegetarian options (not easy to find in Loja). The customer service is good and the food is very good.

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Quito, Ecuador
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

A quaint Mexican atmosphere restaurant serving burritos, tacos, quesidillas, and enchiladas. Entres are $ 3 to $ 7. Family run restaurant with good service and food. Remember in Ecuador seasoning is used sparingly - so if looking for more authentic Mexican flavours request " picante "

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Estes Park, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

It was nice to have something beyond the normal Ecuadorian fare. The enchiladas were pretty good, but not great. They don't use a lot of peppery spices in Ecuador. Not genuine Mexican food, but then again I am in b Ecuador

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estes park
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015 via mobile

Went there with friends, and we all got something different and it was all good. Clean restaurant, good service

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Toowoomba, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

First time travelling around Ecuador South America and really enjoying the people, place,culture,food and cuisine. This Mexican resto at Loja should not be missed. Nice owner Senora Maria&her esposo.Very flexible as well, just ask the suggestion of the owner as for what you want and portion you prefer and she will make it happen. Very nice Mexican/Lojanos Cuisine and reasonable... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

We met a Lojano friend who suggested A lo Mere Mero. The menu had a blend of traditional Mexican and Lojano entrees. I recommend you come hungry. I had a beef & chicken burrito. It was tasty and filling. My wife had their mixed chicken taco that she enjoyed. Our Lojano friend had veggie burrito which was one of their... More 

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Hillsboro, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

Need a change from the traditional Lojano food try this place. Love it, Love it , Love it. Really crowded during lunch, but worth the wait.

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Boston
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

This place was yummy, inexpensive and had good options for vegetarian food with and without the fake meat substitutes. The service was fast and friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Sucre 06-22 y Colon, Loja, Ecuador
  • Location: South America  >  Ecuador  >  Loja Province  >  Loja

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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