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Taberna de los Frailes

Avenida 49 235 | Next to the Convent of San Bernardino de Siena, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
+52 985 856 0689
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“shrimp” (21 reviews)
“skewers” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenida 49 235 | Next to the Convent of San Bernardino de Siena, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
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Reviewed 8 January 2013

outside in the square great service great location pleasant staff close to art studio and all shopping close to beautiful church and to banks,atms,

Reviewed 7 January 2013

Reviews here sent us to this wonderful Find-- pretty easy to get to (shares n wall of old nunnery, shady parking at the little park across the parking area.) Great place. We were there Xmas eve afternoon and the staff were on their toes, happy...More

Thank FlaHomeGrl
Reviewed 5 January 2013

The food was great. The service was very friendly. The atmosphere in the evening/night is amazing. If you are around in Valladolid and are able to spend a bit more than you would have to for a dinner in Valladolid then I do recommend to...More

Thank reas_ma
Reviewed 3 January 2013

Taberna de los Frailes lived up to our expectations after reading the rave reviews here on Tripadvisor.com. Beautiful setting, delicious food, friendly and professional service. We (family of four) sometimes hesitate to dine in nice restaurants, for fear of ruining the dining experience for those...More

1  Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 1 January 2013

When we arrived in Valladolid, I went onto Tripadvisor to search Restaurants, and this one was rated 1st. We walked there from the center of town about 10 blocks. Not much to look at from the outside but the inside was beautiful. The food was...More

Thank Phil H
Reviewed 31 December 2012

Service from Jorge was amazing and the food vas really nice. Would recommend this place for couples as well as families. We had a really good time !

1  Thank Ludovic_NC
Reviewed 28 December 2012

Wonderful ambient, excellent food (try the shrimps at four different styles - main dish) and very professional staff (at least talking about the main waiter). We felt like in some high dinning place, but the prices are just fine! Very romantic settings, but feel free...More

Thank iliveinmexico
Reviewed 21 December 2012

The garden IS beautiful and the settings romantic, but as the main purpose of going to a restaurant is to eat, we cannot recommend the place. They say they serve fusion food with a Mayan flavor, but last time I checked neither imply rubbery seafood,...More

Thank montepink
MarujaValladolid, Owner at Taberna de los Frailes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2013

We are truly sorry you found our food robbery, chewy and stale. We purchase EVERYTHING fresh daily and of the best quality. Our Mayan chefs cook it in the traditional way, we made some changes to make the dining experience of our customers more plesant,...More

Reviewed 19 December 2012

Be sure to stop here for a wonderful meal, my best during our week long stay in Mexico. After traveling from the coast to the Mayan ruins at Chichinitza we stopped here on our return at the recommendation of our private tour guide. They were...More

Thank Matt F
Reviewed 18 December 2012

Nice garden setting, next to the convent, very attentive service, good food. one of the better quality restaurents in Valladolid though not expensive

Thank MKH50
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12 December 2015|
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Response from MarujaValladolid | Property representative |
We offer 2 vegetarian appetizers, 1 soup, 3 salads, 2 main dishes and 3 snacks. We are happy to take special orders if we have the ingredients. Thank you for your interest
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 49 235 | Next to the Convent of San Bernardino de Siena, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
    (Calzada de los Frailes y el Convento de San Bernardino de Siena)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Valladolid
  • Phone Number: +52 985 856 0689
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Renown Gourmet Maya Cuisine. Large wine selection. Tequila and Mezcal. Specialty cocktails. Excellent service in a most unique location and ambiance.
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