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Maiz, Canela y Cilantro


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner

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$70 - $100
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Mexican, Latin, Cafe
Seating, Table Service
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What a treat. You can now enjoy dinner at Maiz, Canela y Cilantro every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 7pm to 11pm. The night we were there, they had a salmon dish, gourmet burgers with homemade fries (which I had and was delicious), my husband...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank bobospears
Reviewed March 8, 2019

Decided to try this cafe for breakfast. We were the first clients that morning, welcomed with wonderful smiles. Marvellous juice, some pancakes and huevos motulenos. Excellent

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank grumpy554
Reviewed February 28, 2019

We rented a place a few blocks away from this wonderful spot and have been there a few times and will go a few more before we leave Merida. The food is wonderful, authentic and full of fresh, bright flavours and healthy options. Their whole...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 24, 2019

This cosy little place is run by 4 amazing ladies cooking mostly typical yucatecan dishes. Your Spanish knowledge will be crucial here as they speak only Spanish, but that was not the problem for us. We went there for a breakfast and have tried Huevos...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bart09v
Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

We had a great authentic breakfast here. Its certainly in the top ten. If you plan to have coffee with your meal be warned that you must order it separately up at the front.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank GerryP1633
Reviewed January 27, 2019

Lovely small restaurant - open kitchen where 3 ladies are cooking and also serving a limited menu which is explained in Spanish so be ready. The food was delicious, atmosphere cozy and friendly. Inexpensive. Breakfast and lunch only. Have now been there twice. A good...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank wetmartini
Reviewed January 22, 2019 via mobile

The small restaurant for vegetarians and followers healthy life. The cosy place with open kitchen where are cooking several women. There’s no menu, but you can try different lunch every day. Food is simple but very tasty. While you wait a meal you can look...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JulesJul
Reviewed January 21, 2019

Wonderful service. Delicious, healthy food. Fantastic, homey atmosphere. What more do you want? We wished we had gone there every day for breakfast and not wasted our meals trying other restaurants. Went twice during our trip. Ordered egg dishes and pancakes. Loved the eggs with...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank KikiLDC
Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

On the outside of the restaurant it says they open on Monday’s at 8am. So I walked there this morning and arrived a couple minutes after 8 and it was not open. No problem, figured it was on “Mexican time” so I walked around the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kcbrookside
Reviewed December 18, 2018

Come here for the best huevos motuleños, a traditional Yucatan breakfast consisting of crispy tortilla base, fried eggs, thin pieces of ham, green peas, sweet fried banana, and tomato salsa. Their huevos divorciados (two fried eggs covered in two different salsas) are good too, but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Karen W
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