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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%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“shrimp” (22 reviews)
“skewers” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
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 January 23, 2013

Very unusual Mayan food--I mean whose ever heard of barbequed watermelon? Tranquil quiet spot--gardenlike.

1  Thank diana2341
Reviewed January 23, 2013

My partner and I visited here whilst on a romantic Christmas break to Valladolid and it was one of the highlights of our holiday. I'm a vegetarian and can find it difficult to get a decent meal when abroad but the taberna was fantastic. There...More

1  Thank secretself
Reviewed January 15, 2013

We have visited Valladolid for years and have always enjoyed the small restaurants and street vendors, never really expecting to find a truly upscale dining experience in the city. However, on our recent trip we walked into the Taberna having read their brochure in town,...More

2  Thank Susan D
Reviewed January 11, 2013

Besides the great food, the truly wonderful margaritas and specialty drinks - we had one each of three of them - this place has everything else on the plusplus side - the location: at night the walls of the convent are strategically lit; the tables:...More

Thank Margo O
Reviewed January 8, 2013

This place looked promising but was a disappointment. The service is a bit overbearing over attentive. With all the flashy service, lighting, romance etc., one would expect the food to be better. It was uninteresting and overcooked. Drinks came in fancy glasses but were very...More

Thank JerimiahJ223
MarujaValladolid, Owner at Taberna de los Frailes, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2013

Is it really true that New Years Eve is a night that the locals ( as you said "the whole town" ) are home with their families? I have lived in Valladolid for many years and I assured you, that is not the case. But...More

Reviewed January 8, 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 January 7, 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 January 5, 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 January 3, 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 January 1, 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
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December 12, 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
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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
  • E-mail
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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