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The Pickled Onion B&B & Restaurant

Carretera 186, Uxmal 98760, Mexico
+52 1 997 111 7922
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“avocado soup” (8 reviews)
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“greek salad” (4 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Carretera 186, Uxmal 98760, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The outdoor restaurant area is quite nice and comfortable. I was hoping to try their chaya (vegetarian main course) but unfortunately they were out of it that day. Tried the Yucatecan sort of sampler dish instead and it was delicious (but just very meat heavy)!...More

Thank C-Line1986
pickMerida, Owner at The Pickled Onion B&B & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your comments...Sorry we did not have Chaya we are coming into the dry season and it does not grow as in the rainy season ,the chay is very profuse... It is good to remember that Mexico is a big meat eating country.....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on the way to see some Mayan ruins. Nice restaurant..with porch you can sit out on to eat. Portions very generous, quick service and everything was delicious. This is kind of in the middle of no place (i.e. no PEMEX in the vicinity...More

Thank Ed H
pickMerida, Owner at The Pickled Onion B&B & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comment and on our quick service ... good advice to fill up on gas before coming to this area.. but a tip.. if you are ever in out of the way places there will always be someone that sells gas from...More

Reviewed November 23, 2017

What a lovely surprise this was, on the road from Merida just 14 Km beyond the archaeological park at Uxmal, towards the Puuc Route complexes, sited on a mound behind an unmissable huge replica of an onion is Valerie Pickle’s self creation; a B&B with...More

1  Thank gazinho
pickMerida, Owner at The Pickled Onion B&B & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2017

Thank you for your very kind review.... and we really appreciated your frequent visits to the restaurant It was a pleasure to serve you I hope you have many more exciting travels and maybe we may see you again Take care Valerie

Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

We visited for an overnight stay so that we could get to Uxmal early. We wished we had spent at least two nights here. Everything about it works brilliantly; Valerie is an amazing host, the ethics are so sound, the rooms are ecological and well-designed,...More

1  Thank Dawn W
pickMerida, Owner at The Pickled Onion B&B & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments... we really appreciate your time to do this It was a pleasure to have you here with us Hope to see you again in the future kindly Valerie

Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went twice to the Pickled Onion during our 3 night stay in Santa Elena, first for drinks, second time for dinner. The food and drinks are indeed very good, at the higher end of the price range for this region, but...More

Thank Ioana C
pickMerida, Owner at The Pickled Onion B&B & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2017

Thank you for your comments .. So sorry that you felt rushed but as everyone else noted how busy we were they relenquished their table to accomodate other clients without issues .... The waiter did ask twice if you were in need of anything else...More

Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at another B&B nearby and went here with a family of 5 for diner. Nice people, a very good margarita and fresh juices and on top of that very good fresh food. One of us is a vegatarian and she had plenty of...More

1  Thank CeesdeZ
pickMerida, Owner at The Pickled Onion B&B & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2017

Thank you for your kind review... it was a pleasure to have you and your family with us Again thank you Valerie

Reviewed June 24, 2017

There aren't many options for restaurants near Uxmal, so we took a chance here since it was on the Ruta Puuc. We were really glad we stopped despite the fact that there was no AC. We ordered the Yucatecan platter (massive!) and the roast beef...More

Thank GarbenK
pickMerida, Owner at The Pickled Onion B&B & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments .They are really appreciated The credit card machine runs on a cellular system and what happens when the signal is low it does not generate enough power to pass credit cards ... This only happens occasionally and more so...More

Reviewed June 2, 2017

Wish I had had the chance to read the other reviews and the owners replies to them before I happened to fall upon this place. I arrived tired, hungry and with no charge left on my phone. Not wanting to make the choice on staying...More

Thank Bagpuss090
pickMerida, Owner at The Pickled Onion B&B & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2017

Sorry you felt the way you did I am surprised you felt the staff where rude.. but if you could give me the name of the person I will look into it... We do have sockets in the reception where one can re charge phones...More

Reviewed May 26, 2017

If you are staying at Uxmal some of the hotels charge excessive prices for meals. This restaurant provides great Mexican food at a fraction of cost.More

Thank MichelledlC
pickMerida, Owner at The Pickled Onion B&B & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2017

Thank you for your comments.... we do realize how expensive meals are at other places in and around Uxmal... we try to keep our prices as minimal as possible ... I only hope we can keep doing this and to give you the best service...More

Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

We stayed two nights at Pickled Onion. We simply love the place. Lovely cabins and berry nice pool. All perfectly clean. Just 10 min drive from Uxmal and 5 min from Kabah. Nice breakfast (included) and restaurant (restaurant not included). Very delicious food

Thank ontheroadagain42929
pickMerida, Owner at The Pickled Onion B&B & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2017

We are very happy you enjoyed this small piece of paradise .. it was a pleasure to have you here with us Valerie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera 186, Uxmal 98760, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Uxmal
  • Phone Number: +52 1 997 111 7922
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Description
The restaurant and B & B boosts the freshest ingredients in the whole area and the cleanest modern kitchen. Wonderful evening sunsets to wallow in over dinner. Open 7 days a week for breakfast lunch and dinner . Excellent Yucatan cuisine. Watch Gracilia making handmade Tortillas . Experienced local chefs from Santa Elena Easy access and free parking.FREE internet for all guests in the rooms and public areas . Included ,delicious breakfast, with fresh, some homegrown, local fruits and more, with your room. The breakfast area is located in a private area specifically for over night guests.Guests can enjoy FREE Wi Fi ,coffe,water and more in the rooms .
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