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La Pigua

Cupules at Calle 62, Merida 97050, Mexico
+52 999 920 1126
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood salad” (23 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (17 reviews)
“octopus” (23 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cupules at Calle 62, Merida 97050, Mexico
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Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

This place has a cute indoor setting, blue interior gives it a very aquatic feel. Do your self a favor and order the Sir Francis Drake. The dish has tons of fresh seafood that is marinated like ceviche but whole seafood not diced and more...More

1  Thank OnyaMexico
Reviewed June 9, 2015 via mobile

I had not been there in over 15 years and was very pleasantly surprised. The service was excellent and the food delicious. The octopus was outstanding. My only "but" would be that it is too noisy in the smoking section. ..

Thank acamacho1970
Reviewed May 19, 2015

La Pigua is the best place to have fresh seafood in Merida, service is OK.. atmosphere is perfect and the food is very fresh.. well priced for the quality of the food and very well located close to the fiesta americana hotel.. I love the...More

1  Thank GTL77
Reviewed March 27, 2015

We ate several times in this restaurant always fish dishes, my favourite was the octopus in black ink really delicious with an excellent white wine, it is cheap but you definitely get what you paid for, or even better.

2  Thank harm_rotermund
Reviewed March 25, 2015

Second time in one month! Needless to say that I like eating at la Pigua. The restaurant deco is not great but the service is very attentive and professional and the food very good. Not for the tourist trade but very well known and supported...More

1  Thank 150810Frank
Reviewed March 21, 2015 via mobile

Service and food were great.  I recommend the Pigua, house style. A pigua is a giant langostino which is already a giant shrimp.  So, this is a lobster-sized shrimp.  You can get one large one or 3 "small" ones.  I suggest the one large one...More

Thank Gatoraggie
Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is one of my Favorite Restaurants for a special occasion! The seafood is fresh and Ohhh so delicious. The Seafood Salad, as an entrée is spectacular! I always mean to order one Just for myself but am always tempted to order other dishes as...More

Thank yucgringa
Reviewed March 17, 2015

This was a wonderful restaurant. Food was delicious, wonderful house white wine and service was excellent. High marks!

Thank Deborah3302
Reviewed March 16, 2015

First rate fish. La Pigua was recommended by our host Alex at Hotel Jumalais. It was a perfect fish restaurant by any standards - a clean white space - few concessions to carnivores _ first rate fish including my octopus which was outstanding - good...More

Thank MichaelE43
Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed excellent, friendly service and delicious crab tostada with fried chaya, the boquinte especial (amazing!) shrimp with white wine sauce and fried shrimp and guayabera sorbet and coconut cake. We will definitely be back!

Thank Ebabybaby
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cupules at Calle 62, Merida 97050, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 920 1126
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