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Prol. Paseo de Montejo No. 382 | Emiliano Zapata Norte, Merida 97129, Mexico
+52 9440215
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1:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Celestun, Yucatan, mexico
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67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

had a great lunch there with friends, steak was done as asked for, service was good, a little pricy but it was expected. will return again.

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Thank Gary D
GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your experience, we are sure that everything was perfect for the rating you gave us. We look forward to your return More 

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111 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

We had a romantic dinner with wine... the food was very nice, not too much, not too little, the service was professional.... I remember my experience there quite fondly and we will be badk.... they have a pretty big patio outside, but they smoke there.... unfortunately, all the outsides are for smokers... the non-smokers have to go hide inside if... More 

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Thank Francesca S
GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review

It fills us with pleasure that your experience with our food and service has been excellent. We will take very encuenta what you described about smokers. Greetings and hope to see you again soon. More 

Johannesburg
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

Food is not bad and it's popular. Drinks are good and strong. Probably can't blame the restaurant but the waiter took a 35 peso tip to mean 80 on 320 peso bill added to CC. Watch your change here and around. Second time this week people couldn't add

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Thank Dan H
GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review

thank you for your feedback , let's review what you described our waiters to not occur again . Greetings and hope to see you again very soon. More 

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86 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

We were 8 people. The food was abundant and top quality. The service was excellent. We ha a combination of seafood and meats which were of the best quality. The price is high but is worth it.

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Thank Sergio R
GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your experience about our meat and our seafood . We are pleased that all have been perfect. We wait again very soon. More 

Minnetonka, Minnesota
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114 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

This is one of several restaurants located in Santa Lucia Park, in Merida's historic district. We went to Santa Lucia with the intention of eating at Apoala. We saw the sign for Apoala and thought that's what we had chosen. But we hadn't. The restaurants are all contiguous to each other with no discernible border or barrier between them. And,... More 

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Thank HowdyDoody4
GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review

We ask an apology for not filling your expectations . In our regional menu you can find our delicious lime soup or our exquisite duck panuchos . I wish you could go back and enjoy the dishes that you discussed More 

Sydney, Australia
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366 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

lovely location and very friendly staff. The food was good without being great. I had the goats cheese ravioli that was a touch heavy on the tomatoe sauce. I had a wonderful Margarita and as I said it's a nice location on the square.

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Thank 1954Elizabeth
GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review
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Elizabeth, muchas gracias por tu reseña y la calificación que nos pusiste. Vamos a revisar lo que nos comentas acerca... More 

Charlotte, Vermont
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016

The staff were excellent, but this place did not live up to the reputation I had heard. The food was fine but not nearly as interesting as other places we discovered in Merida (including Apoala, right next door to Recova). The food was very overpriced. We were offered desserts without any dessert menu, ordered a chocolate lava cake, only to... More 

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Thank Lynne B
GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review
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Hola, Lynne, vamos a revisar lo que nos comentas acerca de la carta de postres. Muchas gracias por tus comentarios... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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266 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

Lovely outdoor setting on Parque de Santa Lucia where bands, dancers perform on a corner stage Thursdays at 9 pm. Lots of friendly accommodating staff. Prices on the high side but good variety dishes for an Argentine steak house. Had crispy duck in a mole sauce and fish of the day. Both good. Bring a light to read the menu.... More 

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GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review
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Hola Masca, muchas gracias por tu recomendación acerca de nuestro Pato. Esperamos verte pronto de nuevo. Saludos. More 

Mexico
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125 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

First time visiting this restaurant which also has a smoking section. Service was very good as for their selection of wines. Our starters were delicious;highly recommend the tuna tartar. The same could not be said for the octopus which made me violently ill during the night. Prices are on the reasonable side.

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Thank acamacho1970
GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review
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acamacho, gracias por tu reseña acerca de nuestro Atún. Esperamos verte pronto de nuevo. Saludos. More 

Midlothian, Virginia
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

This restaurant is located on a busy square, and you will have more fun if you choose a table outside so you can take in the whole atmosphere. The food is good and the prices are very reasonable. It is not a very large restaurant and we felt the menu was much more authentic than at some of the larger... More 

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GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review
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Chenyst, muchas gracias por hacernos llegar tus comentarios. Nos da mucho gusto la reseña que hiciste acerca de nuestro restaurante. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $100
Cuisine
Argentinean, Steakhouse, Latin, Wine Bar, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prol. Paseo de Montejo No. 382 | Emiliano Zapata Norte, Merida 97129, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 9440215

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?