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Portico del Peregrino

Calle 57 | No. 501, Merida 97000, Mexico
+52 999 928 6163
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“sopa de lima” (8 reviews)
“shrimp” (8 reviews)
“pibil” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, International
$$ - $$$
Calle 57 | No. 501, Merida 97000, Mexico
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

Portico de Peregrino is situated on the street Calle 57 near hotel Gamma by Fiesta Inn and not long way from the historical centre of Merida. We stayed at this hotel and took a chance at this place, just for convenience. Inside sitting is partly...More

Thank Superkatt
Reviewed 10 March 2017

After a lapse of several years, we returned expecting a great meal. We didn't find it. The second mojito had a strange, unpleasant taste - some artificial flavor?. My steak, ordered medium, wasn't properly cooked, although my wife's was ok. Had to send mine back....More

Thank NMBob
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Portico del Peregrino's butter...and, garlic...shrimp were spectacular! This is a high quality restaurant.

Thank W K
Reviewed 24 February 2017

garden seating, good food, excellent location to main plaza and shops. Service is good and the ambience is super.

Thank apacheann
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The courtyards are beautiful and the tables are nicely spaced apart. There are trees and the whole place feels quite romantic. I ordered a 300gr sirloin steak which was ~1/4 inch thick and completely covered the plate. It seems that knives in the Yucatan region...More

Thank scubafanEngland
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

A good sized establishment with several pleasant rooms and a courtyard. Perhaps more international than Mexican. My half chicken pibil - cooked in banana leaf with mild spices - was fall off the bone tender and tasty. Mrs B found her shrimps to be over...More

Thank Joebelvedere
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This place has a nice atmosphere in the courtyard and we use to enjoy going here. This past weekend we met 4 friends at Portico del Peregrino and it was their first time here. Boy what a disappointment. We always felt rushed here and that...More

Thank EnniceNC
Reviewed 29 January 2017

After the theatre we went for late lunch. The service was great. Everybody enjoyed their food. All served hot and came out at the same time. Price was amazing! Garden is very pretty.

1  Thank Eric P
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I had not been to this restaurant for a couple of years (I am a Merida resident) and returned to find it just as I remembered it. We were five people for a quiet birthday celebration in the patio area, and everyone seemed pleased. My...More

Thank CTripleS
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We are such boring people. Come to Merida every winter and come to perigrino every month. We are always happy with food and service. They have made some minor tweets to the menu accompaniments that are an improvement. Overall a great local food spot.

Thank Lynne433
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 57 | No. 501, Merida 97000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 928 6163
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From the Mayan world, in southeastern Mexico, in an authentic colonial house, El Portico del Peregrino offers a courtyard filled with exotic tropical plants in an outdoor dining area.El Portico del Peregrino will make you feel in the middle of Mexico's colonial era, while in the same way you can enjoy the comforts of modern times.
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