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Amaro

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calle 59 numero 507 x 60 y 62 Centro Historico, Merida 97000, Mexico
019999282451
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is our second visit to Merida and we keep going back to Amaro. The food and drinks are great and the atmosphere is even better. We love sitting under the trees in the outdoor patio of this old casa listening to a guitarist play live. All the food and drinks are exceptional but for an unusual non alcoholic drink... More 

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Thank Bill K
Kingston, Canada
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388 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Amaro based on a reccomendation from the local business people we were working with. The location is an outdoor courtyard that is well protected from the street, making it seem much more private than it really is. The menu has a local theme but many of the dishes are fused with Italian cuisine. The Avocado Pizza is... More 

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Thank Don_K_Kingston
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pleasant courtyard setting and nice cocktails (mojitos and margaritas) the main pluses. In terms of food, my other half enjoyed her stuffed fish and the crisp bread at the start was nice. My enchilada with salsa verde main was just ok though (maybe we were spoiled in mexico city over the last week, where we had some excellent local food)... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely beautiful little restaurant in a brightly lit courtyard so the ambiance is excellent. Had the salmon pizza which was also very good and there were many other things on the menu from the Yucatan and other places in Mexico. Very attentive staff that are willing to give an opinion on what to eat. They also don't crowd you every... More 

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Panama City, Florida
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Set in a hacienda-like courtyard, with art gallery paintings on the surrounding walls, Amaro was an enjoyable setting. Some of the choices are unusual/eclectic for Merida. I think they do best with their vegetarian specialties which are tasty, and well prepared. I had an excellent eggplant with rice dish which was fabulous. They do some nice recipes with Chaya (sometimes... More 

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Thank Tita1
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is delicious, there are many options, and different kinds of food. I would recommend the crepas, I loved it. Prices are not so cheap, but totally worth it. Also you'll have to check which days and what time they have live music.

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Thank MexicanGirl01
Prague, Czech Republic
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95 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We liked this place and we went here upon reccommediation. Wide variety and food, quick service and affordable prices, it's right in the center of town. Thumbs up!

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Thank Vlada K
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful courtyard restaurant, very friendly service, salads, and lots of delicious vegetarian options.

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Thank 2tulum
Ascot, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal out here as a couple. The courtyard is inside but outside so it is romantic. They had live music playing the night we went which was a fantastic addition. Good food and service. A little expensive but then it is in a touristy area of Centro!

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Thank Zoé
Belize City, Belize, Belize
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Waiters very friendly and helpful. We shared appetizer and entree, very delicious. Mexican style pizza - very tasty.

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Thank Jeanne G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, European, Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Latin, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: calle 59 numero 507 x 60 y 62 Centro Historico, Merida 97000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: 019999282451

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?