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Halach Huinic

5 km north of Uxmal | Right side of the road, approx 5 km direction Merida from Uxmal, Uxmal, Mexico
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“rice” (2 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
“sombrero” (3 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
5 km north of Uxmal | Right side of the road, approx 5 km direction Merida from Uxmal, Uxmal, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

This is a very unusual restaurant in that food is cooked in a pit dug in the ground! We placed our order in advance before visiting the Uxmal archeological site, as this is not the sort of food that could be cooked fast. We had...More

Thank gyanfernando
Reviewed 2 June 2016

From the cold drinks to the meat cooked underground to the parting tequila shots, this was a fantastic meal and a fun stop on our way to Uxmal from Campeche.

Thank Sirbill24
Reviewed 5 January 2016

We stopped here after exploring Uxmal and it was fantastic. It is slightly farther North on 261 than many of the other restaurant options in the area. As others have said, they cook their meats (chicken, beef, and pork) in the ground in traditional Mayan...More

1  Thank Juan E
Reviewed 3 July 2015

We visited here as part of our group tour with Kuoni and had a great meal, though it’s something that I assume has to be pre-ordered. We were shown to an area at the back of the restaurant where there was a hole in the...More

1  Thank Smileycat16
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Our tour group stopped here for lunch and it was fabulous. The food was cooked in underground ovens and were ready when we arrived. They dug up the pots and served the succulent pork and chicken after we had a delicious vegetable soup as an...More

Thank Chech1965
Reviewed 19 February 2013

You will miss it if not looking, but definitely worth trying. Open for lunch, with well prepare local food. Great tortillas, and if you're lucky you can see them being made. If you are a group of decent size and let them know beforehand, they...More

3  Thank JR M
Reviewed 16 January 2013

Although we were staying next to Uxmal in the Lodge, we tired of their expensive and average food. A local guide recommended Halach Huinic for lunch and what a treat it was. When we arrived, they were preparing chicken and pork pibil in back of...More

5  Thank COgogirl
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  • Address: 5 km north of Uxmal | Right side of the road, approx 5 km direction Merida from Uxmal, Uxmal, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Uxmal
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