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El Trapiche

Calle 62 no 491, Merida 97000, Mexico
+52 999 928 1231
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“beans” (6 reviews)
“pollo” (6 reviews)
“frijoles” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, International
Calle 62 no 491, Merida 97000, Mexico
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Cheap, tasty Mexican food. This place is always busy with both tourists and locals. Recommend if you’re on a budget

Thank dalymelissa
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled on this little restaurant while searching for a breakfast spot. They say eat where the locals eat and that’s all there was in this restaurant, so we did! Awesome omelettes! Might be a bit tough to find, but worth it!

Thank SweetSusy
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner on an early Sunday Night TA said closed but was open. Had frito pollo con fries. Came with tortillas and salsas beans etc. Excellent meal. Just one block off plaza grande. Meal plus drink $124 pesos. Will return for more meals...More

Thank faaradar
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

Delicious traditional Yucatan food,they had vegetarian options. The food was very reasonably priced. I really recommend it.

Thank olivereta
Reviewed January 11, 2018

I ate here twice and both times were good. The Cochinita Pibil was fantastic and the portions are huge. Good sauces and services was fine. A busy place.

Thank Ted K
Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

My family and I went for lunch at El Trapiche based on a recommendation from a local, and we are happy that we did! José was friendly and very attentive, and our meals were delicious! One of us had the Soupa de Lima (Lime Soup),...More

Thank Kierin
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

We ordered the veggie burrito. So dull... barely any flavour, not inedible but would not recommend. It was almost entirely just the wrap with very very little in terms of filling. We also had the garlic bread as a starter, which was a little garlic...More

Thank bob1485
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

All the reviews spoke of large portions however I would say they were average size. The pulled pork was tasty. But the other things were just ok. I would say it is no more a local restaurant than all the others in the area. I...More

Thank mcscotslady
Reviewed May 1, 2017

Good traditional Yucatecan food in a simple setting that seemed popular with locals. It's in a good location just off the Plaza Grande. The food was very reasonably priced and there were a number of options for vegetarians. I recommend the papadzules a traditional dish...More

1  Thank Jeffdee
Reviewed April 8, 2017

We also ate here twice. The first time was a blind enter off the street! It paid off as we returned again. Fresh juices with fruit and veg = so tasty Banana leaf chicken and beans = yummy Even the simple chicken sopa was delicious...More

Thank LoubLou21
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 62 no 491, Merida 97000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 928 1231
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