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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
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Calle 59 | Por 60 y 62 Centro Historico, Merida 97000, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sought this place out when looking for vegetarian friendly food, and were delighted with what we got. The setting was wonderful--you get to eat sitting around a beautiful indoor courtyard, the food was great, the service was good, and there's live music if you...More

Thank brownmf1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service is to perfection. Courtyard dining in the presence of the orchid tree is lovely. The empanadas are incredibly delicious. A wide variety of menu wonderfulness to experience . I have visited and revisited Amaro several times over the past 10 years . Enjoy!!!

Thank nanzart
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

I have a rule to never eat at places that have pictures of the food but here is an exceptional exception. The restaurant has a large internal courtyard for eating so open air but sheltered. Excellent cocktail menu. I recommend the strawberry margarita. Very well...More

Thank Gikaha
Reviewed May 14, 2018

My husband and I were in Mérida for only three nights and were selective about which places to try. So glad we chose Amaro. This is a place to go after sunset when the inside/ outdoor courtyard seating really comes to life. The service was...More

Thank wetmartini
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

We went to this restaurant only because it was raining and we needed shelter. My friend and I ordered drinks, drinks were ok, but the service was terrible. Our waiter gave us our bill even before we were ready to leave, it was still raining...More

Thank Neogutierrez
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Great little spot with a large outdoor courtyard. Affordable prices, live music and great atmosphere. Our waiter gave us good recommendations, we got some of the regional specials to eat which were fabulous and they make a mean margarita as well!

Thank SelinaAlison
Reviewed May 7, 2018

We came to this restaurant twice during our stay in Merida in April 2018 with my partner. Starting from the central location and ending with the greatest food we ate during our stay in Mexico - I must say that everything was just perfect!!! We...More

Thank Martyna K
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

This place has very loud live music, slow service, charges an obligatory 15% tip and has unremarkable dishes. The cost of the meal is well above average in Mexico. Avoid if possible.

Thank InesMaio
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

Good mexican food with a good range, nice background music playing and very good service. Try the shiskaba, it was awesome

Thank Glenn B
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

It’s a cosy restaurant with live music. They serve Mexican food. There is a variety of vegetarian options. The food is good and the place is romantic. I think it’s good to be there.

Thank Ramona M
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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
$8 - $16
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
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
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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