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Maiz, Canela y Cilantro

Calle 55-a 55A | Barrio de Santiago, Col. Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good32%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“enchiladas” (4 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
“fruit drinks” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Calle 55-a 55A | Barrio de Santiago, Col. Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have given this place a great review before, but now that it has air conditioning, I wanted to give it another plug. The staff and owner could not be any friendlier. The meals vary from day-to-day. Each day there is a Mexican dish and...More

Thank BOBO S
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

She serves the best green enchiladas.... Great service and great location. She has the best vegetarian meals.

Thank SanAntonioTexas78229
Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

My family of four came in to see what the reviews were telling us. Trusting anything that comes out of the kitchen in places like this we simply needed to decide vegetarian or traditional. Two choices today were beef and peppers and chicken breast. Each...More

Thank HandsawCreek
Reviewed March 25, 2017

The food is delicious, the flavors are amazing! The atmosphere is comfortable and beautifully adorned in Mexican/Yucatecan style. You feel at home here, eating food prepared with love. The staff is very friendly! Also, they have a quality coffee bar.

Thank Alex W
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Pleasant atmosphere, excellent food & impeccable service. One of my favorite places to eat in Centro. This place offers Mexican & vegetarian dishes, breakfast & lunch. Gourmet coffee is available, too. Every Saturday features enchiladas and you don't want to miss that. Your choice of...More

Thank BOBO S
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

Lily's food is delicious, with a wonderful selection of breakfasts and lunches. Fish, chicken, all prepared in a variety of ways, and all suffused with her love of cooking. The best in Merida.

Thank Steve K
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Wonderful happy laughing ladies cooking the food in the open kitchen. Nice art on walls, nice outdoor garden option. Friendly warm smiles, very welcoming.

Thank Douglas G
Reviewed March 7, 2017

My wife and I stopped here for breakfast. Beatifull small, family run restaurant. Very clean with very good service. The menu is small but all is made fresh. Local art adorns the walls and an artist studio is next door.

Thank herbbus
Reviewed February 11, 2017

Impeccable service, friendly and charming atmosphere, genuine people with smiles and healthy values. Many times when a person goes to a vegetarian restaurant, the meat lover feels left out or vice versa. Here both types of food were very well made. Chicken in a delicious...More

Thank Mike5466
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

Serene ambiance and good food. Three women prepare the food as in a friendly home kitchen. Several breakfast options followed by a fixed lunch meal that has a vegetarian option. Espresso and Americanos available.

1  Thank Allan H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 55-a 55A | Barrio de Santiago, Col. Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: 999-923-3424
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