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Prol. Paseo de Montejo No. 382 | Emiliano Zapata Norte, Merida 97129, Mexico
+52 9440215
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13:00 - 00:00
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Monterrey
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

In the Santa Lucia square old downtown Merida. Great seating outside in the plaza. Great live music and should go to the square serenatas music and local Mayan dances. Should go to these square. Several other restaurants at the plaza.

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Thank jegutierrez
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74 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Very good steaks served on a very comfortable air conditioned area. A little bit poshy ambience. Wealthy Miridians attending here. Tourists with T.shirts are seen as intruders to this high class site. Avoid the smoking area / "terrace". It is closed, with air conditioned and smelly.

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Thank Egonzal7
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51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

It is the second time I visit this perfect place to taste a good, fine steak in Merida City. But this time I was amazed when a local friend suggested roasted tuna fish and a whole grilled octopus. Don't miss them, both dishes are exquisite. Obviously we finished our meal with a vaciado steak, perfectly medium cooked. All in all... More 

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Thank XIXIM
Surrey, Canada
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53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

This restaurant has an elegant modern setting with attentive wait staff and classic steak menu with many other options including seafood for my pescatarian friend. I would also recommend the duck salad which is superb. In the summer months there is even a satellite La Recova at the beach to satisfy all the vacationing city folk.

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Thank Pazzi3066
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

An impressive cava (cellar) at the reception welcomes you and gives you a glimpse of what's about to come. Awesome Jugo de Carne paired with an humita empanada are more than enough to leave room for fantastic steaks. Great choice, worth repeating it!

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Thank R. M
Boucherville, Canada
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Very good classy restaurant. Fish, meat choices very good wine collection. Little bar on the side that you can enjoy a drink with great people. Service was good and quality of the food was top.

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Thank maurizi01966
GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review

Hi, thanks for letting us such a good rating. We hope to visit again soon and return to enjoy a great meal. More 

Celestun, Yucatan, mexico
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81 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

had a great lunch there with friends, steak was done as asked for, service was good, a little pricy but it was expected. will return again.

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Thank Gary D
GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your experience, we are sure that everything was perfect for the rating you gave us. We look forward to your return More 

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112 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016

We had a romantic dinner with wine... the food was very nice, not too much, not too little, the service was professional.... I remember my experience there quite fondly and we will be badk.... they have a pretty big patio outside, but they smoke there.... unfortunately, all the outsides are for smokers... the non-smokers have to go hide inside if... More 

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Thank Francesca S
GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review

It fills us with pleasure that your experience with our food and service has been excellent. We will take very encuenta what you described about smokers. Greetings and hope to see you again soon. More 

Johannesburg
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Food is not bad and it's popular. Drinks are good and strong. Probably can't blame the restaurant but the waiter took a 35 peso tip to mean 80 on 320 peso bill added to CC. Watch your change here and around. Second time this week people couldn't add

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Thank Dan H
GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review

thank you for your feedback , let's review what you described our waiters to not occur again . Greetings and hope to see you again very soon. More 

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114 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2016

We were 8 people. The food was abundant and top quality. The service was excellent. We ha a combination of seafood and meats which were of the best quality. The price is high but is worth it.

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Thank Sergio R
GpoLaParrilla, Marketing at La Recova Montejo, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your experience about our meat and our seafood . We are pleased that all have been perfect. We wait again very soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Argentinian, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 00:00
Monday
13:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 02:00
Thursday
13:00 - 02:00
Friday
13:00 - 02:00
Saturday
13:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prol. Paseo de Montejo No. 382 | Emiliano Zapata Norte, Merida 97129, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 9440215

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?