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Maiz, Canela y Cilantro

Calle 55-a 55A | Barrio de Santiago, Col. Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
+52 999 923 3424
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Mexican, Latin, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Calle 55-a 55A | Barrio de Santiago, Col. Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place somehow (through travel blogs?) managed to gain attention of tourists as THE vegetarian hotspot. The food was ok but the kind of simple and 'home made' that makes you question why you didn't just go to the grocery store and made it yourself....More

Thank Vitamin_Sea2008
Ivan M, Propietario at Maiz, Canela y Cilantro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello. We apologize and truly appreciate your critique. Now, We must say that regarding the pricing system, we have a set price for our vegan and veggie food (70 pesos) veggie dishes with cheese (+10 pesos). We double checked the orders of that day with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent lunches and juices. My chicken taquita was crispy and buried with fresh lettuce, tomatoes, sliced peppers. My wife's chicken was juicy and had been flavorfully marinated in lime. Even the side rice was great. My wife had hibiscus juice (or tea?) and I had...More

Thank Glenn M
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We had traditional breakfasts here, the food was delicious and freshly cooked and the coffee was great. The staff were all very friendly and the cafe had alot of character. It's also great value - I just wish we'd had time to come back and...More

Thank josien123
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Never miss Saturday. Best green enchiladas I have ever had. She also serves the biggest omelets with fresh whole grain bread. Nice air conditioned dining. Everything is custom made and the prices are very low. Nothing over 100 pesos. Mostly 60 to 75 pesos that...More

Thank SanAntonioTexas78229
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Had lunch there yesterday with a friend. The service was excellent; we were in and out in less than 45 minutes which in Merida, is very fast. I had the vegetarian option which consisted of 2 slices of cooked zucchini topped with small dices of...More

Thank briefcaseandsandals
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I have given this place a great review before, but now that it has air conditioning, I wanted to give it another plug. The staff and owner could not be any friendlier. The meals vary from day-to-day. Each day there is a Mexican dish and...More

Thank BOBO S
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

She serves the best green enchiladas.... Great service and great location. She has the best vegetarian meals.

Thank SanAntonioTexas78229
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

My family of four came in to see what the reviews were telling us. Trusting anything that comes out of the kitchen in places like this we simply needed to decide vegetarian or traditional. Two choices today were beef and peppers and chicken breast. Each...More

Thank HandsawCreek
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The food is delicious, the flavors are amazing! The atmosphere is comfortable and beautifully adorned in Mexican/Yucatecan style. You feel at home here, eating food prepared with love. The staff is very friendly! Also, they have a quality coffee bar.

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Pleasant atmosphere, excellent food & impeccable service. One of my favorite places to eat in Centro. This place offers Mexican & vegetarian dishes, breakfast & lunch. Gourmet coffee is available, too. Every Saturday features enchiladas and you don't want to miss that. Your choice of...More

Thank BOBO S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$70 - US$100
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 55-a 55A | Barrio de Santiago, Col. Centro, Merida 97000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 923 3424
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