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La Chaya Maya

Calle 55 x 60 y 62 | Sucursal Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
+52 999 928 4780
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Latin, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle 55 x 60 y 62 | Sucursal Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

Must go if you are visiting, a bit pricey but great food. Got to try the Chaya drinks and food is awesome.

Thank richardbY2122AA
Reviewed yesterday

The menu has a little bit of everything from Yucatan and the price is very affordable. The food is good and the service is excellent. A great place for people visiting Merida and wanting to find many options in one place. The location with the...More

Thank ViajeAhorita
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our school took us here for an afternoon of delicious food after walking around centro. I am so happy I went with the Talk and Travel Spanish school because i am not daring enough to know the best restaurants to try. This place was amazing,...More

Thank dcolbert5555
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great yucatecan food in the heart of Merida! Try the nice water with “Chaya” and lime it’s very refreshing for a hot day. Keep in mind this place is very popular so there can be a waitlist. Super recommended

Thank mynameisvik
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent. Excellent excellent. La Chaya maya truly presents all the great dishes from the region. You might ended up ordering more than what you can eat but it’s all gooood.

Thank Nanita65
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Local Authentic food at moderate prices. Made me fall in love with the Mayan cuisine. Super yummy. Service was good. Gave it a 4 for the wait time, no reservations

Thank Denise L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very slow service, few personal, and the food is even better at cochinita places in Mexico City. No hay valet parking, pesimo con la lluvia sin luz 20 minutos.

Thank Carlos C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The food is home made and really tasty and not expensive. Best poc chuc and lime soup. Service is really Good too.

Thank Andrea_c_3891
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was all typical Yucatecan food (read, not many veg options). It was clean and delicious. I am sure locals would lament the lack of “sazón de la abuela” but for my unknowing palate it was good, varied and not horribly overpriced. Made sure...More

Thank Crittertrips
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food, good prices. A little too crowded both times but we were seated immediately. I went because of reviews on here. A little overhyped but definitely worth it.

Thank R2492GKwilliaml
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March 11, 2017|
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Response from Carlos L | Reviewed this property |
La Chaya Maya Calle 55 No.510, Centro, 97000 Mérida, YUC 01 999 928 2295 goo.gl/maps/3vYTUKpCazm
December 28, 2016|
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Response from Juan S | Reviewed this property |
Hello. We went there with my daughter who is a vegetarian. They managed to prepare some things that were quite good although there is no specific vegetarian menu
Aliena F
December 27, 2016|
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Response from Romain P | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 55 x 60 y 62 | Sucursal Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 928 4780
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