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La Pigua

Cupules at Calle 62, Merida 97050, Mexico
+52 999 920 1126
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood salad” (21 reviews)
“octopus” (23 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
Cupules at Calle 62, Merida 97050, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The ambience at La Pigua is lovely, and there are cloth napkins, a rarity in Mérida. The service was excellent. They bring out a good bread and excellent chips right away. We started with the Cream of Shrimp soup. It was delicious, with a chunk...More

Thank Keith P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fine and popular location to dine out. Great selection and pleasant service mixed into a noisy and active atmosphere. Friendly and helpful staff and very reasonable pricing. Adds up to a good time and good food.

Thank Ray M
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Walking distance to our hotel, we were pleased with both the service and the food. It's extensive seafood menu left almost no tastes unsatisfied, unless you wanted meat or poultry. I enjoyed my periwinkle appetizer, and my husband loved his fish stew. Service was efficient.

Thank Laraine G
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Went to La Pigua for dinner. Took an Euber from main shopping area, (coat like 2 bucks) shrimp outstanding-bug bowl and it was only around 105 pesos! Octopus Agua chile: excellent. I had the fish Moja de ajo:excellent. Fish was a groper. Service was great...More

Thank losinginla
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Went to La Pigua for lunch and ordered a few small dishes to share. Nothing stood out and it's pretty overpriced for what it is. Their shrimp "ceviche" isn't ceviche, it's shrimp with a vaguely citrusy sauce.

Thank Erika L
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Chose this lovely little restaurant in Merida to celebrate my husband's birthday while traveling in Mexico. We were not disappointed! Husband had the octopus which he said was very tasty. The others of us had the coconut shrimp which was excellent and probably the best...More

1  Thank cspowell2015
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Lunch was excellent. Started with mixo cerviche. The coconut shrimp was best I've had and tastefully presented. Tried the fish stuffed with crab...a bit spicy for my taste but it is my friends favorite dish from there.

Thank lancemc61
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

The coconut shrimp prepared to perfection, presentation artistic as well delicious . .The Edam Cheesecake is a dining experience you do not want to miss!!! The perfect finale!

Thank nanzart
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Our group had lunch at La Pigua, and everyone was immensely happy. Great space and great food!! Highly recommend this restaurant even if you have to take a cab!!

Thank neelokb
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Had lunch here while visiting Merida and had a wonderful seafood experience, the food was delicious and the service good too, highly recommend it!!!

Thank beautifulglobe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cupules at Calle 62, Merida 97050, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 920 1126
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