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Amaro

Calle 59 | Por 60 y 62 Centro Historico, Merida 97000, Mexico
+52 999 928 2451
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“gazpacho” (11 reviews)
“pizza” (48 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Calle 59 | Por 60 y 62 Centro Historico, Merida 97000, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The hamburger was a greasy affair with a patty even MacDonald's would reject. The potato wedges were under cooked and covered in a reddish oil. That was my dish. My wife had a fish dish which was passable but didn't come with anything else other...More

Thank kjwVictoria_BC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

MANDATORY TIP?! Don’t get me wrong: the food is delicious, the atmosphere is great, and service is attentive. We attended on a Saturday evening and there was live music playing. The menu is mostly Mediterranean/international with several salads and vegetarian options, so quite good if...More

Thank jaimec315
Reviewed 1 week ago

You enter into a building that opens to an open air courtyard that is lovely. The wait staff is quite solicitous. The drinks here are terrific. The mezcal margarita was tasty, and strong. The food ranges from pizza to traditional Mexican and is prepared with...More

Thank LouK2
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely dinner here. The outdoor courtyard is gorgeous. Evidently Amaro is know for vegetarian food which we didn't know but if we did, we may have skipped this restaurant so I am glad we went in blindly. We both had shrimp dishes...More

Thank optimistraveler
Reviewed November 4, 2018

What a great place to dine. Beautifully lush plants inside, classic décor, fantastic staff. But, the food. WOW. Literally the best ceviche we have had in ages. Our waiter, Christian, was amazing. We let him know that we really wanted regional food (not that their...More

Thank wgpworm
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

The service was fine overall, the ambience is nice, but the bread was stale and the food wasn't adding for the price.

Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Stopped in here after walking 5-6 miles on no food around lunchtime. Saw that they offered a lot of vegetarian. Although I was solo, my server was extremely courteous and helpful. I had the Provencial Potatoes and bread... carb loading obviously. SOOOO delicious. Will go...More

Thank TheNomadExperiment
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The place is very nice, males you feel Like an Hacienda in the hart of Merida, one block from the central plaza. The menú is wonderful, the atención from Jimmy the mánager and Enrique our water could not have been better. The doul of this...More

Thank mariomontes84
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Amaro has been around for quite some years. On my last visit I was disappointed by the food. Along with the new air conditioned room, the food was much better and the presentation was very nice. Our waiter, who has been there for many years...More

Thank RegD1945
Reviewed August 20, 2018

A lovely spot for dinner, busy restaurant but very pleasant and airy. Staff friendly and a good range of food choices, notably Mexican dishes. There were five of us and we all enjoyed our meals, with different choices made by each of us. I would...More

Thank ChrisOake19
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Arthur R
August 15, 2017|
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Response from sandraWantage | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there was a fab guitar / singer on a little stage. It was not 'traditional' Trouva music when we were there. Hope that helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7 - $15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 1:15 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 59 | Por 60 y 62 Centro Historico, Merida 97000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 928 2451
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Description
To the tune of the trova, including guitars and bohemian, become trapped flavors, aromas, colors and breezes to create this unique space. On the map menus Yucatan, this place deserves to be tested. It is definitely one of the magical places that has this beautiful city, located in the heart of Merida. In a VXIII century mansion whose historical value is in it says he was born in 1787 Don Andres Quintana Roo important figure in Mexico insurgent lawyer, ambassador, deputy, journalist, poet and husband of a great revolutionary, Leona Vicario. Quintana Roo was born in Merida in 1787.
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