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Apoala Mexican Cuisine

) #4 of 670 Restaurants in Merida $$ - $$$ Mexican, Latin,
Calle 60 471-2 X 55 | Portales de Santa Lucía, Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
+52 999 923 1979
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Latin, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Calle 60 471-2 X 55 | Portales de Santa Lucía, Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time in Merida and needed to eat so used TripAdvisor to check out this place. We had the Soft Shell Crab taco and the Mutton (lamb) taco. Sooooo delicious that we had to go again. Do yourself a favor and do not miss the...More

Thank Warren S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Apoala never misses the mark. Outstanding and inventive menu and cocktails. Great service. Beautiful setting in Sta. Lucía. Reservations recommended.. I have never had a meal here that was not outstanding. Highly, highly recommended.

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Out with a bunch of friends and restaurant had no problem accomodating a larger crowd. Excellent food and staff. I had a great hamburger and many others had the main specials. Never heard a complaint, an overall great evening. Always people in line waiting. Best...More

Thank McCraew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Try the breaded pumpkin flowers. They are soooooo good. Great place to eat and enjoy a Merida night.

Thank Meridahombre
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went as two couples and all were disappointed. It got a feeling, that someone is putting all the ideas without filter on the plate and with pricing high tries to make it gourmet. Did not work. Not good ideas to our taste nor well...More

Thank nakyvavoima
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hi! my friend and I came to the "speakeasy" part of the restaurant which is hidden around back through secret doors past the dumpsters. we were a little worried getting there but once we did, we were pleasantly surprised. pricey drinks for Mexican standards but...More

Thank havinfunct
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this restaurant on tripadvisor, it was the highest ranked close to our hotel. We went here for a late lunch and I can simply say it was amazing. The food was excellent, we had two different kinds of tacos, and I had a...More

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great night on the patio here. The food was excellent and the cocktails were very good. I had the Manila Margarita (Mango flavour) and my husband had an Oaxaca Old fashioned (with mezcal). Lots of Mezcal if that is up your alley.

Thank DBoughan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent surprise! I had a day to spare in Merida after a hard working week and in my walking I arrived to a beautiful plaza with some restaurants. I sat down where looked fresher since it was a hot day… I sat down in the...More

Thank Adrianlga
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice location (Plaza Santa Lucia), very pleasant terrasse and atmosphere. The food was well prepared and tasted very good and fresh. Great service from Guillermo. We would come back for sure.

Thank Mexgourmet31
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We need to have a rehearsal dinner for 50-100 people on June 16, 2017. Does this restaurant do that and who do I need to talk with?
April 7, 2017|
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Response from GrupoApoala | Property representative |
Hi Kathschira. Thank you for your interest in Apoala. Please, send us an email at arni@apoala.mx and our manager will contact you shortly. Regards!
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Noel V
Are you open Christmas Day?
December 23, 2016|
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Response from cblabaker | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we open on the 25th from 1:00 to 9;00 pm. Reservations recommended. Merry Christmas!
Steve D
Does this restaurant have a menu posted online?
November 18, 2015|
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Response from travelling_sister | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but so I promise it's all yummy 😄
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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7:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 60 471-2 X 55 | Portales de Santa Lucía, Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 923 1979
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Contemporary mexican cuisine
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