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El Tucho

Calle 60 No. 482, Merida, Mexico
+52 999 928 2858
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“free snacks” (2 reviews)
“the real deal” (2 reviews)
“cantina” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
Calle 60 No. 482, Merida, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a big restaurant/bar with live music. The music is O.K and if you are a Spanish speaker the music is probably better. When I visited I was attracted to the sound of music inside this restaurant and thought it would be a great...More

Thank Indera N
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We went here on the recommendation of friends. There were lots of appies. Beer was OK, Entertainment we soon realized was a drag act. All in all, the experience was so so. Lots of complementary appetizers brought to us of average quality. And another sidebar...More

Thank Estragon2001
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Love going to El Tucho. This is the spot the locals go after work for free snacks with your drinks, or a authentic meal while being entertained on stage by singers, bands and comics. El Tucho is the real deal if you want to party...More

Thank Robin D
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I ended up here for lunch because it was around the corner from my hotel. But I thought it was good! Started with a drink and a nice variety of botanas, and then had the queso relleno. It was the only time time I got...More

Thank kksd
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Some friends took us to dinner at this restaurant in Merida. It is one of the eateries in this part of Mexico where the amount of food that is brought to you depends on how much you drink! The more drinks you buy, the more...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for real Yucatan Food Cantina this is the place No fancy ,No elegant but very good place Real Hometown restaurant clean and Friendly and very economic Excellent service food and just asking for Beers the waiter Alberto and Pedro star to...More

Thank Her H
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Went here since close to my hotel and I was hungry, but no botannos were served. I did purchase a couple of drinks but was not happy they chose to only bring me my lunch order. I had the Poc Choc, good but I will...More

Thank docsla
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Huge place inside what looks like an office building. Excellent service. With our 2 beers got small saucer-size plates of diced cooked beets, cubes of spicy kidneys (we think), 2 meat stuffed empanadas, rolls with yoghurt sauce, taco chips, corn dish stuffed with egg, 2...More

Thank Masca
Reviewed 1 November 2015

This place was recommended to us by people at our hotel. We were a group of four and we all agree this was a nice place to go. Our only complaint is that it was too loud. But the drinks were good and the appetizers...More

Thank margarita2009
Reviewed 22 April 2015

The food was ok I thought I ordered marinated chicken and what came out was more like soupo limon, it tasted ok but not what I had in mind on a hot night. They had live music and two singers on stage. A bit noisy...More

Thank anodynetr
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19 February 2017|
Response from Brian S | Reviewed this property |
Don't know for certain. You might check their website, if they have one, and search for a menu to see if they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 60 No. 482, Merida, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 928 2858
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