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Cafe Alameda

58 474 Centro, 97000 Merida, Yucatan, Mexico, Merida, Mexico
+52 999 928 3635
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fried lamb” (3 reviews)
“garlic dip” (2 reviews)
“pastry” (5 reviews)
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08:30 - 17:00All hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
58 474 Centro, 97000 Merida, Yucatan, Mexico, Merida, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

Our server Guillermo was exceptionally good and explained in great detail all the items on the menu which we asked about. He even brought us a plate of crispy grasshoppers which were salty but good.

Thank CanadaShirlery
Reviewed 29 January 2017

A good restaurant in case you feel like eating something else than Mexican food and like middle east dishes. Friendly service, good food, served in a fairly enjoyable patio.

Thank Arnaud R
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I was at the restaurant for lunch because they are not opened for dinner according to Google which is not always reliable. After reading a review I tried the fried lamb which was moist, and my biggest fear that it would be dry and tasteless,...More

1  Thank Serena B
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped here on our last day in the Yucatan before heading to the airport. We were looking for an alternative to the local cuisine after six straight days of Yucatecan food. I found the food to be very basic and lackluster. Hummus was OK, chicken...More

2  Thank Heather W
Reviewed 11 May 2016

We were in Merida for weeks and we were starved for spicy and flavorful food. I'm Korean and my husband is Indian so we are used to having at least some sort of Asian or other flavorful cuisines and we were really struggling in Merida...More

2  Thank AllieMnyc
Reviewed 25 December 2015

Would not recommend this restaurant. Went there because guide book recommended this restaurant. The food was below even basic standards, pork shish kabob was way under-cooked (bloody), tacos poc chuk were mostly chopped onions, flat bread was yeasty, stale and unpleasant. The only edible part...More

Thank Sergius123
Reviewed 17 December 2015

We saw this restaurant advertised in the Yucatan Today magazine, and we were immediately interested. It said 'the very best Lebanese cuisine in Merida'. As a previous poster said, I also have eaten Lebanese food all over the world. I am very familiar with Lebanese...More

Thank pru49
Reviewed 9 August 2015

We found this restaurant on Trip Advisor on one of our first days in Merida. On the map it only looked around the corner from where were staying, and we trudged in the heat to try and find it on the third attempt (and after...More

Thank Packing-it-all-in
Reviewed 19 July 2015

I have eaten here for years and have ALWAYS enjoyed the quality food and service. My last visit was no exception to the norm. If you like high quality (and large portions) of Mid-Eastern food - this is the place for you. Note: NO A/C...More

Thank L0calO
Reviewed 20 February 2015

We stopped in to Alameda for lunch in Merida having been here 5 days, traveling about. Yucatecan food is interesting...but can lack spices, in our opinion. Alameda corrected that. You may hesitate to walk in as a tourist...the tables are plastic, it looks like a...More

Thank winderjon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
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Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 474 Centro, 97000 Merida, Yucatan, Mexico, Merida, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 928 3635
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