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Soma Restaurante - CLOSED

Calle 21 #375 X 60 Y 12 | Fracc. Malaga, Chelem 97208, Mexico
+52 999 195 6474
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  • Very good13%
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19 Feb 2015
“Hidden Gem in Merida”
13 Feb 2015
“excellent food, charming staff”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Italian, International, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Calle 21 #375 X 60 Y 12 | Fracc. Malaga, Chelem 97208, Mexico
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Reviewed 19 February 2015

The restaurant used to be in a small fishing village called Chelem. This place serves the same wonderful food with the same wonderful owners. My wife and I called this place a "game changer" upon our first visit!

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 13 February 2015

We have been three times, and each visit was a treat. The cheese grits with shrimp and chorizo are scrumptious. They grind their own grits, so the grits are finely ground and creamy. My husband had the pork chop, the huge, delightfully moist, chop. One...More

Thank mch64
Reviewed 4 December 2014

Don't know where to post this, as the Chelem location is closed, but the new location has opened in Merida, see Facebook page at Soma Restaurante. Today we had the pleasure to have lunch at the new location of Soma. (We got turned around a...More

Thank terryk&mikeb
Reviewed 29 November 2014

Chelem's loss is Merida's gain! Officially opening on December 5, we happened upon SOMA when they opened for a special Thanksgiving dinner. We were very impressed. Great food, good service and the warmest atmosphere ever. Granted, Merida has a lot of restaurants but SOMA stands...More

Thank AliPla
Reviewed 29 November 2014

With a new location but the same gastronomic delight and attention to detail as before, the "new & improved" Soma Restaurante" promises to improve on perfection. After a seemingly endless absence (at least from it's fans point of view), Soma has found a new home...More

Thank Naomi M
Reviewed 5 June 2014

We love the food, we love the people, we even love it when there's 4" on rain on the ground in the restaurant. Chef Alberto is creative and his food is flavorful and the presentation exquisite. Nan's (and Linde's) desserts are to die for. Only...More

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Thank Jennifer U
MeridaDreamin, Owner at Soma Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2014

Thank you, Jen U! We appreciate your review and compliments. And continue to work on the area of your constructive suggestion. We love feedback! Thanks for all you do to help business like ours. Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 3 June 2014

I had heard so much about this restaurant from friends and was hopping one day I could visit.Well what a surprise I had whilst visiting friends in Progresso as they mentioned we were all going out to eat at Soma. I was excited to do...More

Thank pickMerida
MeridaDreamin, Owner at Soma Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2014

Thank you! It was a pleasure to have you as our guest! We look forward to your return. In the meantime, you can visit us in Merida on the 22 of June at the YUCATAN CONSCIENTE event. They have a facebook page with all the...More

Reviewed 23 May 2014 via mobile

This is Chef Bob Lissandrello , aka Yucatan Food Critic, I stop by one Sunday, and I had one of the most delicious turkey sandwiches I ever had , the meat with delicious and fresh, with blue cheese dressing homemade mustard and fresh lettuce with...More

Thank nyalbanychef4
Reviewed 16 May 2014

Took my wife for Mother's Day (Saturday, in Mexico) and once again, excellent food, service and atmosphere. Coffee, as always great, with an order of their cranberry orange scones as an appetizer, which were wonderful! As an entree we both ordered their crab cakes eggs...More

1  Thank ChuburnaFound
Reviewed 28 April 2014

Enjoyed a very good turkey sandwich for lunch. Good service, nice ambiance. Returned in a few days to try breakfast. The Eggs Benedict was good as was the freshly-squeezed OJ. Service was very slow as the only server was overwhelmed by a large group and...More

Thank PhrixusPrime
MeridaDreamin, Owner at Soma Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2014

First of all, I would like to say thank you for dining with us at Soma and thank you for leaving a review for others on Trip Advisor! I am very glad to hear you enjoyed the cuisine. I apologize for the slow service…I remember...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$2 - US$20
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Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 21 #375 X 60 Y 12 | Fracc. Malaga, Chelem 97208, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Chelem
  • Phone Number: +52 999 195 6474
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