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La Pigua

Cupules at Calle 62, Merida 97050, Mexico
+52 999 920 1126
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood salad” (22 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (17 reviews)
“octopus” (24 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
Cupules at Calle 62, Merida 97050, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are in Mérida for business or pleasure do try to have a meal at "La Pigua". Great food, and better service. Good location and reasonable prices. All together a very tough to beat package. What impressed me the most was the speed at...More

Thank Jose P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have never complained about the service in town, but this place is exceptional when it comes to that. Israel, our waiter, made the experience perfect! His recommendations and huge smile was a huge plus! When it comes to the food, do not miss out...More

Thank SynneG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, I was off to a bad start here. Called for a reservation, asked if the person answering the phone spoke English and a very terse "NO" before the hangup. I speak enough Spanish but always ask about the English. I complained on Facebook, got...More

Thank RobertSDF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was excited about trying this place. Every local in Merida I questioned all pointed to La Piqua. My disappointment? First, we were rushed because they close early. Second, a lot of items on the menu were unavailable. I guess the person with the early...More

Thank Quaniz7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been going to La Pigua for about eight months at least every other week. It is all seafood and the prices are reasonable for the quality of seafood. I may be mistaken, but I believe they catch the fish they serve in their...More

Thank Jason F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walking in, I was confused as to wether I was entering a sea food restaurant or an East German porn set. The interior almost made me leave but due to the last minute nature of my frantic attempts to find an alternate booking I stuck...More

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate dinner in the evening. It was a little sad -- there were only two other tables when we arrived, and they both left long before we were finished. The food was very good, and I heard it's much busier mid-day

Thank tommckelveysf
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Had a great meal, overpriced wine and the signature dish La Pigua which is grilled langostines was delicious but small and at 600 pesos ridiculous.

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

A great quality of seafood. Highly recommended. Don’t miss out on the Piguas and the Grilled Octopus. Every dish was out of this world.

Thank Fernando D
Reviewed 1 September 2017

The staff was so attentive, the food was the best! We sampled and shared several dishes of the freshest seafood. Enjoyed evey minute of our meal!!

Thank Armando L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cupules at Calle 62, Merida 97050, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 920 1126
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