We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gorditas dona gorda

Corner of calle 60 and 61, Merida, Mexico
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good50%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“gorditas” (9 reviews)
“mole” (2 reviews)
“cathedral” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Fast Food, Latin, Spanish
Corner of calle 60 and 61, Merida, Mexico
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (31)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

Great snack or meal if you get a few. Very very cheap and not as unhealthy as some fast food options! Not the fastest of fast food restaurants but they are all made fresh so worth the wait! Highly recommend the meat or chicken with...More

Thank danigross88
Reviewed November 27, 2017

This little place is awesome. I used to come in here and order 3 Carnita Mole Gorditas every day. They only cost 13.50 Pesos each and were very tasty. The young women work very hard, kneading the dough and making gorditas all day, so give...More

Thank TerryLondon_England
Reviewed November 17, 2017

Located in the center of Merida, at the opposite corner from the Cathedral. The flavor of the food and the Gorditas is very good. Also food has excellent textures and ideal temperatures. Unfortunately, the facilities are not well maintained and in order, giving a simple...More

Reviewed August 12, 2017

The restaurants around the Plaza are a bit pricy, so this place is a good option for a quick meal if you're not looking for anything too fancy, also a good chance to try something local and different. I tried 4 different flavours and they...More

Thank evertonmi
Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

On the outside it looks like nothing amazing, but OMG this place is really good for a quick snack. It's on the corner of the plaza opposite the cathedral. It's no nonsense food and cheap. I am vegetarian so finding anything without meat in Mexico...More

Thank manc-chow
Reviewed March 9, 2017 via mobile

Gorditos are puffy little tortillas slit open and stuffed with various fillings from beans, cheese, and all kinds of meats. You order at the counter. They are very inexpensive, service is fast, one or two would be plenty, and everything we've had was delicious.

Thank CaFrancophile
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Great, cheap, filling corn (not flour) gorditas right by the Plaza & cathedral- makes an awesome late night meal stop!

Thank joya846
Reviewed December 1, 2016

This place sells stuffed tortilla pockets. It has a fast food feel, food comes quickly, and the seating area is nothing to write home about. It's super convenient. I tried a variety of gorditas, bean and cheese, mushroom (champinion), mole (really great!), and chicken/pork with...More

Thank Hydrolagus
Reviewed June 11, 2016

I have lived in Merida for work and took my American relatives there several times. They loved it! Good food!

Thank smcannie
Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

The gorditas were good but nothing special. They were cheap and for about 3 dollars you can get full. It is right on a corner of the main square. Overall, they tasted ok and were convenient.

Thank antonioaF137XG
Nearby HotelsSee all 99 hotels in Merida
Hotel Cortijo de Cortes
2 reviews
3.20 miles away
Mansion Lavanda Boutique Hotel
23 reviews
3.50 miles away
Hotel el Espanol
59 reviews
3.50 miles away
Hotel Boulevard Infante
2 reviews
3.57 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Eladio's Bar
45 reviews
3.05 miles away
24 reviews
3.39 miles away
Restaurante El Principe Tutul-Xiu
36 reviews
1.43 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Museo Casa Montejo
613 reviews
3.70 miles away
Palacio Municipal
144 reviews
3.64 miles away
Lucas de Galvez market
89 reviews
3.50 miles away
City Museum of Merida
59 reviews
2.54 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Gorditas dona gorda staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of calle 60 and 61, Merida, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing