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Mayambe - CLOSED

Calle 5 de Mayo 10 | casi esquina 5 de Feb, San Cristobal de las Casas 29213, Mexico
+52 967 674 6278
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
28 May 2014
“loved the food”
31 Mar 2013
“Closed from March 31st - they are moving to another location”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Indian, Vegan Options
Calle 5 de Mayo 10 | casi esquina 5 de Feb, San Cristobal de las Casas 29213, Mexico
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Reviewed 28 May 2014

Indian, Asian food, friendly, not pricy, opened most of the time we stayed at the guesthouse just nearby, so I remember it well recommended meal in peaceful San Cristobal

Thank Eyalel
Reviewed 31 March 2013

Hard to believe, that I was one of their last guests when I had a late lunch here on March 30th. I do hope, the new location will be announced via TripAdvisor, so people who appreciate good food will be able to find them. Even...More

4  Thank b2bb_mamacita
Reviewed 26 March 2013

I spend a couple of months in San Cristóbal every year, and I eat here at least twice a week while I'm in town. The food is excellent: pan-Asian and a few Mexican dishes, always consistently good. It's a friendly place and the owners are...More

1  Thank Scruzan1
Reviewed 22 March 2013

This place is incredible. The flavors are unique and addicting, the price is great, the atmosphere is amazing, and the owners are sweet, friendly people. It is some of the best food I have had traveling in Central America. Well worth the trip if they...More

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 8 March 2013

We keep ending up there because of the consistently well prepared food. Beyond Indian (more eclectic) but they do have great samosas and lassi(s). The green curry is my personal favorite but I tried a new Vietnamese dish which is a salad with beef and...More

1  Thank jugodevegetales
Reviewed 4 March 2013

I brought a tour group of 8 to Mayambe. Two were vegans and they found plenty of variety to satisfy their hunger. Everyone loved the food and specialty drinks. The owners are friendly and were quick to fix an issue with one of the drinks....More

1  Thank SherryHardage
Reviewed 2 March 2013

One of the nicests places i've been to so far in mexico, a nice planetary vibe going on with influences from all different parts of the world, so especially globetrotters will find a nice place to rest their feet, have some good food and relaxation....More

1  Thank Robin_Graat
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Had two evening meals at Mayambe in San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico. Not your typical Mexican fare. India, Morocco, and other countries' palates are represented here, too Each meal was memorable (meatballs/lamb and steak w/mushrooms) and enjoyable. Our friends had curries, another had...More

2  Thank reisenelisa1
Reviewed 20 February 2013

OMG we were so happy to find Mayambe - a restaurant with a very unique menu here in the middle of San Cristobal Las Casas...a yummy mix of Indian, Asian & Middle Eastern food made with super fresh local ingredients. Having lived in the Bay...More

1  Thank SafariSister
Reviewed 9 February 2013

Had an amazing night out at Mayambe. Food was exceptional, and had heaps of vegetarian options. Jim and Liz the owners were charming and very welcoming. The locally distilled mescals were amazing, particularly try the mocha. Great place to go for vegetarians or just a...More

2  Thank Robert M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Good for
Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 5 de Mayo 10 | casi esquina 5 de Feb, San Cristobal de las Casas 29213, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Chiapas  >  San Cristobal de las Casas
  • Phone Number: +52 967 674 6278
  • E-mail
Our lovely covered courtyard dining area is located one block off the Central Cathedral.Once a hacienda has been home to Mayambè for the past 7 of our 12 years doing business here in Chiapas.Along with Indian food we offer./Arabic and Thai Cuisines.We are allways happy to accomodate large groups.Please allow lead time as we are a small staff and want to make our best impression
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