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Cafe de Yara

Av Hidalgo at C Abasolo | Esquina con Calle Abasolo, Palenque 29960, Mexico
+52 916 345 0269
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
13 Sep 2017
“Just ok”
23 Jul 2017
“Great food”
Closed Now
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Mexican, Cafe, International
$$ - $$$
Av Hidalgo at C Abasolo | Esquina con Calle Abasolo, Palenque 29960, Mexico
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Headed to Cafe de Yara for brunch in Palenque and was left pretty disappointed. The waitress, while not rude, was anything but pleasant. Portion sizes were large but the food was very average. Will not be rushing back any time soon.

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

It was very nice that I immediately got a new knife when I dropped mine on the ground. Very good service and we got our food very quickly.

Thank YvesKrekelberg
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Rogelio was the waiter who served us. He was always willing to help. My wife and I had Great time and fantastic food. The taste was authentic Mexican cuisine. You don't want to miss it.

Thank Franklin T
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Superb coffee grown regionally. Very tasty regional Chiapaneco breakfasts or a filling continental breakfast that includes an exceptional fruit salad. I've lost track of how many times I've enjoyed a good cup of joe and a leisure breakfast in this establishment. It's located a block...More

Thank Justin M
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Really a huge disappointment since my last visit. I greeted the waiter ,as I always do , with no response and only a sour face. I change table hoping to do better and she did manage a small smile. But overall a unfriendly staff. Of...More

Thank RobertSDF
KatiavCl, Propietario at Cafe de Yara, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Good morning, Robert, We are very sorry that you had a bad experience, could you please give us more details to the mail cafedeyara.gerencia@hotmail.com to take the appropriate action. Thank you.

Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Nice place to park yourself for an espresso to set you up for the evenings activities. Great ice cream as well

Thank Peakclimber46
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We came into palenque town after a early morning visit to the ruins. Needing feeding and wifi to continue planning our journey we found cafe yara. Lovely traditional Mexican breakfast, clean toilets and very fast wifi. The staff were very friendly despite our Spanish leaving...More

Thank poppy_1384
Reviewed 27 February 2016

It's one of the best restaurants in the town area of Palenque ( except La Cañada ). The best thing is the food! It is quite good, the restaurant premises are small and very normal, nothing cozy or inviting but then again, most places in...More

Thank Pac R
Reviewed 17 January 2016

This review is very late because I thought I had reviewed it. When a friend going to Mexico asked for recommendations, I discovered I didn't, so here's my belated review. There were probably eight or 10 of us. And being Asian, we either have smaller...More

Thank Joelynnchin
Reviewed 10 January 2016

The food was recommended to me however not being hungry, I just had a drink but the staff were friendly and attentive.

Thank Vicky C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av Hidalgo at C Abasolo | Esquina con Calle Abasolo, Palenque 29960, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Chiapas  >  Palenque
  • Phone Number: +52 916 345 0269
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