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La Tradicion

) #35 of 678 Restaurants in Merida $$ - $$$ Mexican
Calle 60 | Cerca del Fiesta Americana, Merida, Mexico
+52 999 925 2526
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“turkey” (7 reviews)
“gouda cheese” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Calle 60 | Cerca del Fiesta Americana, Merida, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to this restaurant with my friends. The get into the restaurant the location is quite tricky, we used Waze to get there. The service was fast, we tried the Queso relleno, empanada (stuffed with dutch cheese). The flavor was amazing. 7/10 points.

Thank Emilio Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every time i comiming to Mérida to eat AT La Tradición is a must. Tasty and well ambiented place. Try Combinado Yucateco to share if you want to taste several traditional dishes. This kind Of mexican food is based on turkey and pork and a...More

Thank Hmv1998
Reviewed 1 May 2017

My partner and I went to La Tradicion on a Monday specifically for Frijol con puerco, a traditional Monday meal in the Yucatan. The food was abundant and delicious and the service was gracious and attentive. It's clear that La Tradicion is one of the...More

Thank drsampson
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This place came highly recommended. It was hard to find initially (by walking) but when we did it was closed. We tried again another evening, but it was closed again? No answer, anyway.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 4 January 2017

OK. Today I tried thievery traditional Yucatan restaurant. The service was excellent, it was clean, wait people were all very friendly, food was "OK" but not what I would call excellent or outstanding. My main problem was that it was over priced for what you...More

1  Thank L0calO
Reviewed 4 January 2017

It just seems that every plate is a speciality in La Tradición. Warm welcome prompt service and the coldest beers ever. We go every time we visit Merida.

Thank MarianaMyT
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

This is in my opinion one of the best traditional restaurants that specialize in cusine from the Yucatán peninsula. The service is always very attentive, and it's unusual to find a table so it's important to make reservations ahead of time. We really love coming...More

Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

The chef, a local celebrity who has taken local cuisine internationally, has rescued his grandmothers Yucatecan recipes. True, vibrant flavors.

Thank cblabaker
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We arrived to America at 3:30 today and was craving for some real Yucateca cuisine, we were referred by our concierge at Fiesta Americana, we absolutely love everything from ambience, service and most of all, their food. They offered us their local drink which is...More

Thank Dorothy Y
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Beautiful place with delicious food and ambience. The soap the lima its just wonderful. We recommmend it a lot.

Thank William V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 60 | Cerca del Fiesta Americana, Merida, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 925 2526
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Here you will find Merida’s best traditional food. Our specialties are made as they used to be using original recipes. Ingredients are carefully selected to achieve the authentic flavor we know you want to experience. Come visit us!, and you will know the true taste of Yucatecan cuisine!
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