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Cafeteria Impala

Avenida Paseo de Montejo Centro 497 | At the monumento & Calle 47, Merida 97000, Mexico
+52 999 923 8196
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“sandwiches” (15 reviews)
“flan” (2 reviews)
“light meal” (4 reviews)
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Avenida Paseo de Montejo Centro 497 | At the monumento & Calle 47, Merida 97000, Mexico
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Reviewed May 9, 2018

This is a great place to hang out and watch folks on the Paseo. We started with beers, and ended up ordering snacks. Nice service, great location.

Thank Clancy W
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Average food, it is not my cup of tea. Location is excellent, on Paseo Montejo avenue, the best avenue in Merida.

Thank adrianaev
Reviewed March 20, 2018

This is a very casual cafe where you can sit sheltered outside and have some good food. Besides good coffee a couple times, we also had a very nice hotcake breakfast. It was huge and cooked very nicely. It was fun to relax and watch...More

Thank HappyTravelor60
Reviewed March 19, 2018

The ham and cheese torta was delicious and it came with chips and ketchup. We thought that was interesting. It was good size and hit the spot. It had some chipotle on it, but it was very good. Great place to people watch.

Thank Marissa Z
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoy going to breakfast and sitting outdoors along the Paseo Montejo and the Impala seems a perfect place for that. But something about the place makes it hard for me to like. First it's not very impressive when you're presented with a tattered...More

Thank RobertSDF
Reviewed March 5, 2018

During our 9 week stay in Merida, we frequently sat at the Impala, at the very foot of Paseo de Montejo, and enjoyed a cold drink while watching the world go by. It is THE best place in town to do that!

Thank paulbV6804MW
Reviewed February 7, 2018

An old style cafeteria at the start of Montejo Blvd., has been there for ages and still attracts a lot of local customers. Late one night decided to have something light to eat, saw a lot of people there and decided to try it. It...More

Thank AVegaBloch
Reviewed January 7, 2018

After checking into our lodging, we hit the Paseo de Montejo in search of flan and espresso. We found it at Cafeteria Impala. Possibly the most expensive flan/doble espresso ($250 MXN or $16.52 CDN) we've found in Mexico, but our portions of flan napolitano mexicano...More

Thank Quakeup
Reviewed December 28, 2017

Lunch was terrible but the cappuccino was great.The view of Paseo Montejo is worthwhile and the staff is friendly.

Thank Travel806042
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

We went to this cafeteria several time! Great location! The sandwiches are what they are famous for and they are really good ! Everything else is a plus! Frappes,juices,coffees, ice creams. We even had great margaritas! Go anytime! Staff is young, professional and friendly !...More

Thank brazilusamx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Paseo de Montejo Centro 497 | At the monumento & Calle 47, Merida 97000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 923 8196
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