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La Negrita Cantina

62 415 Centro, Merida 97135, Mexico
+52 999 121 0411
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“chicharrones” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (11 reviews)
“hamburger” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Bar, Pub, International
62 415 Centro, Merida 97135, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago

When I moved to Merida this was literally the first place I got to know after the airport. The place is a mess (in a good way), loud local music, lots of people, mexicans and foreigners. Food is typical yucatecan, actually for a cantina like...More

Thank Julia S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This has been my favourite Mexican experience in the Yucatán peninsula so far! We arrived just after lunch to a warm welcome in the outside area at the back of the establishment. We were met by a friendly waitress who made us feel at home...More

Thank ines m
Reviewed 1 week ago

we stopped in cause we heard the live salsa music playing. we got some beers for about 50 pesos each and seats at the bar. very crowded place but a good time

Thank havinfunct
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A pub with live music and atmosphere! Busy so you might not get a seat. The draft beer is cheap so worth a try.

Thank Farmlabourer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our host recommended this bar as it was close to the house and had good reviews. We have now been 3 times and I really love it; my wife really likes it. It reminds me of a mix between a saloon and a pop-up bar...More

Thank Mikael H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicous food, lots of Snacks for free and amazing Live Music. Thanks for a Great evening! Highly recommended, would say the Best Restaurant we ate at during our trip in Yucatan.

Thank Katharina B
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

Very originally place in Merida. Fantastich choise of beer and mezcal ... Great service and good food ..... I love la negrita ambient !!!! Try the cochinita. Is incredible !!!! Top !!!!

Thank davidebertolani
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

Popped in on a Saturday night & the place was buzzing. We were probably the oldest "gringos" there but had great fun drinking our litre of Mojito's. Had a lot of fun talking to locals & listening to a good band.

Thank Angel57
Reviewed April 30, 2017

La Negrita is very well known in Merida where it becomes the first suggestion for a "Where should we go" spot. This is not a tourist destination per say it is a Merida destination that becomes a must see for tourist. It has indoor and...More

Thank sharetolearn
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

We went there just for a couple of drinks and cocktails so cannot speak about the food. Place was very crowded, there was live salsa music going on in the back and it was very busy. We stayed at the bar and couldn't get anything...More

Thank Ondra S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Se puede traer jóvenes,menores de edad? Can you bring a young person not of drinking age?
June 20, 2017|
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Response from Penny Z | Reviewed this property |
Only during the day! Entertainment is loud and if it is crowded may be inappropriate at night.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 415 Centro, Merida 97135, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 121 0411
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