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Contemporary mexican cuisine
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Mexican, Latin, Contemporary
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really amazing tasty modern Mexican food! Great atmosphere, helpful staff, amazing tasty and nicely served dishes!

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I flew to Merida for a 3 day weekend and as soon as landed we went to lunch at Apoala, if people make a place than the reason we fell in love with this restaurant was firstly because of our lovely waiter,...More

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dishonist, poor service, over priced, and, we should have known when we saw NO FOREIGNERS eating there on a Sunday evening on a Holiday weekend. They pull the same scam as other places saying the Crefit Card connection is not working and force you to...More

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 3 February 2021 via mobile

Lovely surprise. Grab a table outside if you can. The drinks were tops at this place. After several weeks in the Yucatán with stiff competition ...that statement should be sufficient. The other very strong point is the salsa that is offered at the introduction to...More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 24 January 2021

for years we have loved Apoala both for ourselves, and every guest visiting. The flavors are intense, sophisticated, and not challenging. Service us always great.

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 11 January 2021

Great location, like 4-5 resturants in Santa Lucia park. Great cocktails and lots of local dishs to try. Also - like all of Merida - fantastic service! Can recommend

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 8 January 2021

Excellent haute Mexican food made by a chef who pulls together strands of different regional cuisines. Good services. Elegant dining with ample seating outside under the portico.

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 2 January 2021 via mobile

I had the tuna chilaquiles, which were 10% tuna and 90% tortilla. The steak dish was way oversalted and the mix of flavors didn't work. Restaurants in Cancun were certainly more expensive but also much better.

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 27 December 2020

Really enjoyed the food, service, and atmosphere. The short ribs were a delightful surprise. Wandering musicians added to a beautiful evening.

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 17 December 2020 via mobile

I stumbled across this place after getting off the tour bus. It’s in a gorgeous little square which feels very atmospheric and ambient with cool tunes pulsing through the speakers. A bit like Ibiza in the late 90s. To be honest, I thought it was...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Response from Sonny H | Reviewed this property |
Don’t think so.
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14 November 2017|
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Response from GrupoApoala | Property representative |
Hi rosalind r! Please call us at (999)923 1979 or email us at ruben@apoala.mx. Regards!
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28 July 2017|
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Response from GrupoApoala | Property representative |
Hi Lisa. You can visit us Monday to Saturday, from 1PM to 12AM and 2PM to 10PM on Sunday. Reservations can be made by calling 9231979. About our dishes, you can see our menu on our website, and our Facebook page. Don't... More
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Frequently Asked Questions about Apoala Mexican Cuisine

  • Apoala Mexican Cuisine is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5