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Helados Colon

av. Paseo Montejo 474A, Merida, Mexico
+52 999 927 6443
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (93 reviews)
“sorbet” (64 reviews)
“elote” (10 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
Vegetarian Friendly
av. Paseo Montejo 474A, Merida, Mexico
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Reviewed today via mobile

The Helados Colon has more than 50 years of tradition in Merida, the most popular ice cream Coconut. (Too sweetie for me). The store also looks like 50 years without a retouching. But in fact is a place to visit in the night and weekend...More

Thank Antonio H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This are the best helados I´ve ever eaten. even here you can eat marquesitas, not the best ones, but real good flavor and consistance.

Thank Jorge M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not a fancy place and at nights is hard to get a table, but staff is kind, service is fast and the ice creams are just amazing

Thank gretelfm
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

The ice is mostly sorbet but don’t let that put you off as the flavours are incredible and taste so natural and fresh!

Thank Louis B
Reviewed March 26, 2018

Helados Colon is an institution in Merida. If you happen to be in the Paseo de Montejo, then by all means visit. If this is a destination, I would not bother. The flavors are very good, the ice cream melts very quickly because of the...More

Thank Francisco D
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

Little bakery out front, you order your sorbet and they bring it from the back area. There are tables on the veranda, but we got a 1/2 litre and shared it on a park bench in the square. Go during dusk and listen as all...More

Thank viajePALZ
Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by to have ice cream, only sorbet. Very crowded and not anything special. Many vendors always hovering over you as well as terrible street musicians playing and then begging or tying to Embarrass you into a tip. Really... I guess location is everything but...More

Thank samsonwonder
Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

I should say that I'm not a big fan of exotic fruits. The sorbets I tried (they don't have ice cream) included plantain, strawberry, peach, orange and peach. The peach was the best of them, but all were overly sweet and icy. They had many...More

Thank AdamBAtl7
Reviewed February 21, 2018

You have to go for some ice cream at helados Colon, this is a tradition in Merida and they are so good.

Thank jpmfv
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

On a recommendation we tried the mamay Champola and sorbet. It was really different and quite tasty. Glad we tried it.

Thank jaye w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $20
Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Scenic view
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: av. Paseo Montejo 474A, Merida, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 927 6443
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