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Cafe de Yara

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Av Hidalgo at C Abasolo | Esquina con Calle Abasolo, Palenque 29960, Mexico
+52 916 345 0269
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07:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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Peekskill, New York
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216 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

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

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Thank Peakclimber46
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 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 a lot to be desired. Thank you!

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Thank poppy_1384
Mexico City, Mexico
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23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles 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 the town are like that....that is why La Cañada was developed and is much better!... More 

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Thank Pac R
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 appetites (western and Latin American portions are often too big for us) or just love... More 

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Thank Joelynnchin
London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

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

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Thank Vicky C
Cozumel, Mexico
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120 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

Not my first time here but for some reason, I choose to return. Mostly because a comfortable place to spend a cool rainy afternoon with reliable WIFI. Other than that, little reason to recommend the place. First, the service ranges from slow to rude and totally lacking. The food is just OK but very overpriced for Palenque. The menu makes... More 

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Thank RobertSDF
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62 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2015

Horrible place. Beware, in places like Mexico with good Coffee beans, of places like Café de Yara. They do not know anything about coffee (NADA). They are still serving 1980s version of a Mexican Cappuccino (Horrible expresso + Condensated and overheated milk + Cinnamon on top + in a glass). In general, stay away from places like this in Mexico... More 

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Thank santiago o
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101 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

The service was awful. We stayed a little bit longer on the wifi to sort our trip out. The place was empty. We were kind of forced to leave and they also turned the wifi off. Kind of ridiculous...

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Thank Miroslav K
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2015

We choose this place after the recommendation in Lonely Planet. It's a nice place for breakfast with good prices. Service is very quick and the design is cute :)

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Thank Lidia S
Boynton Beach, Florida
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229 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2015

We stopped into Café de Yara after our visit to the Palenque ruins and ordered smoothies. They were delicious and reasonably priced. This restaurant is very clean in appearance and the staff is very friendly. I will look for it the next time I travel to Palenque.

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Thank RishaLinda

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Cafe, International
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
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
Description
listed with frommers and lonely planet

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