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Restaurant Mercader

Huatulco Salvaje #308 | cerca del parque de Santa Cruz, Huatulco 70986, Mexico
+52 958 587 0623
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beet salad” (13 reviews)
“pad thai” (27 reviews)
“lava cake” (10 reviews)
International, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Huatulco Salvaje #308 | cerca del parque de Santa Cruz, Huatulco 70986, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit!! Great food! Cute little place in Santa Cruz Huatulco. Great service! The beet salad was amazing! A must have is the lava cake and order it right away as it takes time to bake, as it is fresh!

Thank Zorena S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Huatulco three nights and ate here three times. My wife and I had a few cravings from burgers to coconut shrimp and all tasted out as the best meals we had in Huatulco. Owner and staff were all very good and the...More

Thank Richard J P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our first dinner in Huatulco and it was good! Great service and fresh mahi mahi done in a fabulous sauce. Highly recommend!

Thank VanIslegirl1961
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Where to start?! This restaurant was fantastic! Small and intimate. Loved sitting on the patio, perfect atmosphere for a casual dinner. Husband and wife team both who are very friendly and speak English. Everything they prepare is used with the freshest ingredients and is prepared...More

Thank stuckeynicki
Reviewed 14 April 2018

During our 2 visits this year (2018) Mercader was tied for our #1 dining choice. The food is fresh, delicious, with such genuine service. Due to Mercader's popularity, reservations are really a must during the prime time dinner hours and it does get busy. Although...More

Thank luv2travelManitoba
Reviewed 30 March 2018

We went twice and both times the meals were good, service excellent and atmosphere very comfortable.

1  Thank ani427
Reviewed 26 March 2018

This little restaurant has some of the finest cuisine that your taste buds will ever have, the service and quality of food is better than bigger centres could ever dream of having.

Thank SharonPat2016
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I always hesitate to go to the "top-rated" restaurants as I usually never find them to be. Plus we aren't really fans of Thai but we decided to try it. Didn't have a reservation when we walked down, they told us to come back in...More

Thank playamomma
Reviewed 22 March 2018

This is a great little restaurant filling a gap in the dining scene in Huatulco. With so many tourist oriented restaurants serving similar Mexican cuisine and seafood it was great to find Mercader with it Asian influences. The staff was helpful and well informed. The...More

Thank Micandys
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Great little restaurant in Santa Cruz, Huatulco. Two years ago when they were quite newly opened it was easy to get a table here. Now, in March 2018, you have to have a reservation. This is well deserved recognition of the hard work both owners...More

Thank Kilrimin2
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25 January 2018|
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Response from Ron B | Reviewed this property |
Hello Barry and Jo-Anne We walked down to the restaurant to make our reservations. We are staying at a hotel in town so it’s only a one kilometer walk to get to the restaurant. My wife and I enjoy the walk to and from... More
21 December 2017|
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Response from MercaderHuatulco | Property representative |
Thank you very much, hope to see you soon!"!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Huatulco Salvaje #308 | cerca del parque de Santa Cruz, Huatulco 70986, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Huatulco
  • Phone Number: +52 958 587 0623
  • E-mail
Mercader is a cozy little restaurant, only 7 tables, close to the Bay of Santa Cruz. In our menu you will find International dishes and Thai food, prepared at the moment with fresh and local ingredients. On the winter season we suggest to make your reservation in advance so we can provide you with a better service.
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