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El Merkadito

Rafael Melgar lote 8-B | A unas cuadra del faro, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico
+52 998 871 0774
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Rafael Melgar lote 8-B | A unas cuadra del faro, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have been a few times over there and definitely I enjoyed the good, the service and the location of the place

Thank 459Maria
Manager M, Depto. Marketing at El Merkadito, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your comment Maria. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed 6 days ago

We've always had a great experience at El Merkadito. It is directly on the ocean with incredible views. It is a super casual, relaxing atmosphere. Fresh seafood (shrimp tacos, my favorite!) and very good service (when you're ready to leave, you'll need to ask for...More

Thank 1TNtraveler
Manager M, Depto. Marketing at El Merkadito, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your support and for your preference. We hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go here each year for the seafood and sauces. It is good food with a great view. The staff are warm and friendly and the beer is cold.

Thank Rusty G
Manager M, Depto. Marketing at El Merkadito, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your visit and for your opinion. We hope you come back soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food looked ok so we decided just to order guacamole and a drink. The staff did not speak good English and the menu was a little confusing. The restaurant is on the beach you will have a good view if you sit in the...More

Thank dywanda h
Manager M, Depto. Marketing at El Merkadito, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate your comments, we always take feedback on board as it is the only way to ensure we are delivering an excellent experience and service to our customers. Thank you to help us to improve. we hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To start, We ordered a margarita with no sugar. We just don't like sweet drinks and didn't know how else to say ti since our server didn't speak any English. (our problem not his I know!) He brought the margarita out in a nice chilled...More

Thank Texan
Manager M, Depto. Marketing at El Merkadito, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your opinion, we appreciate the time you took to post a comment, your opinion is very valuable and help us to improve, in your next visit you will see the improve. We hope you come back soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

El Merkadito is located at the beach, so great views from the tables! The music was very nice, the mango frozen margaritas delicious, but unfortunately the food was ordinary at best. In our first visit, for dinner, we ordered the octopus. It was good, but...More

Thank anavelloso
Manager M, Depto. Marketing at El Merkadito, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your opinion, we appreciate the time you took to post a comment, your opinion is very valuable and help us to improve, in your next visit you will see the improve. We hope you come back soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this little place as we were walking the beach. Very large menu with lots of choices. Their prices were pretty standard for what you pay in the area and the size of the helpings were VERY filling! The chicken fajitas were fantabulous! Margaritas were...More

Thank Val B
Manager M, Depto. Marketing at El Merkadito, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Val, thhank you for your comment. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed June 15, 2017

This beach front eatery and bar has great views and the outside patio is small but a great spot for a drink....servers speak a lot of English so very helpful.....the food is questionable however....we left most of a good looking but tasteless Greek salad..boring dressing...More

Thank susietraveller
Manager M, Depto. Marketing at El Merkadito, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate your comments, we always take feedback on board as it is the only way to ensure we are delivering an excellent experience and service to our customers. Thank you to help us to improve. we hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed June 5, 2017

true its ok Yet if you eat here - you may well feel that its overly expensive and al la carte You can do better elsewhere and walk the beach yourself for a view

1  Thank NormanBubis
Reviewed May 22, 2017

We learned a cousin was on the Maya Riviera the same week we were and met in Puerto Morelos for dinner. Walked through the kitchen on Merkidito based on a hotel reference and were amazed. My wife had what could only be described as a...More

Thank Christopher P
Manager M, Depto. Marketing at El Merkadito, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2017

Thank you for your visit, your comments help us to improve. We hope you come back soon (:

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traveljunkigurl
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Response from Juan M | Reviewed this property |
We are not 100% sure but we saw people bringing their own catch I see no reason what they wouldn't
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Response from Rather_B_Cycling | Reviewed this property |
I think you need to put out a public question so that someone there can ask for contact info for you. Or try contacting the hotel you'll be at to help you arrange. Sorry I don't have more for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic, Scenic view, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rafael Melgar lote 8-B | A unas cuadra del faro, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Puerto Morelos
  • Phone Number: +52 998 871 0774
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