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La Pigua

Cupules at Calle 62, Merida 97050, Mexico
+52 999 920 1126
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood salad” (21 reviews)
“octopus” (24 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cupules at Calle 62, Merida 97050, Mexico
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11 - 20 of 173 reviews

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

The coconut shrimp prepared to perfection, presentation artistic as well delicious . .The Edam Cheesecake is a dining experience you do not want to miss!!! The perfect finale!

Thank nanzart
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Our group had lunch at La Pigua, and everyone was immensely happy. Great space and great food!! Highly recommend this restaurant even if you have to take a cab!!

Thank neelokb
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Had lunch here while visiting Merida and had a wonderful seafood experience, the food was delicious and the service good too, highly recommend it!!!

Thank beautifulglobe
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Had a fine lunch there. Nice dining area with A/C. Menu was extensive but they did not have many of the items on the "chef's recommendation" list. Change/ update the menu; it is just paper! The service was rather poor. The busboy did most of...More

Thank mark k
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

This is a first rate seafood restaurant. Upscale prices by Mérida standards, but really quite reasonable, especially for international travelers. They have a nice selection of non-alcoholic drinks including fresh fruit beverages made from chaya, tamarind, and lima (not lime!). They serve bread/butter and totopos...More

Thank profegringo
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Oh boy, these guys Know How To Cook! English not their forte, but hey, who goes to a restaurant to talk, eh? Verdict: Probably the best shrimps (in mango) I've ever eaten.

Thank Pavel S
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We wanted fish and La Pigua offers many forms of Yucatan food including local fish. As always we value prompt and attentive service and good prices.

Thank MarianaMyT
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We had our first meal in Mexico here and were very impressed with the food and service. Our family of 4 had a huge, delicious Christmas Eve lunch. We liked the food so much, we ordered a couple of more dishes to take home for...More

Thank GlaserTom
Reviewed 21 December 2016

We were looking for a seafood restaurant which offers traditional Mexican cuisine. The hotel staff suggested La Pigua which offers seafood cooked traditional Mexican, Mayan style. It was only a few blocks from Merida Hyatt where we were staying. It is a medium size restaurant...More

1  Thank RudraPalash
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed two of the chef’s recommended dishes. I had grilled shrimp with pasta and my husband had the tuna stuffed with goat’s cheese and caviar. The shrimp and pasta was delicious; nicely seasoned and the pasta was perfectly cooked – a surprise in Mexico....More

Thank Yvette D
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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, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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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