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Kuuk

Avenida Romulo Rozo #488 Calle 27 A | Monumento A La Patria, Paseo De Montejo Avenue., Merida 97100, Mexico
+52 999 944 3377
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good8%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (80 reviews)
“bone marrow” (7 reviews)
“tongue” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Avenida Romulo Rozo #488 Calle 27 A | Monumento A La Patria, Paseo De Montejo Avenue., Merida 97100, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 243 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant doesn't look like the average restaurant. Even it is at a prominent place, you will drive by first. Inside it is wonderful. take the time for a drink at the bar. The food is great and created by an artist. Whatever you order,...More

Thank Alexander G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An exquisite dining experience in Merida for my wife and I. Everything about our dinner was perfect. We went with the degustation (tasting) menu with the wine pairing. All of courses were excellent and well paired. I particularly enjoyed the prawns, fish stew and the...More

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do not get confused with the old house... this place is one of the most innovative restaurants we have been. Delicious pairing of wines with a large tasting menu (10-12 plates) that you will not suffer, all of them are amazing and most bite size....More

1  Thank Richard P
erukos, Propietario at Kuuk, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review and your visit. Please come back soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I must tell you that this was one of the best experiences in a restaurant (in all my life time). The tasting menu works wonderful with the place, music and service. Special attention to the tongue, the beer prawns and the mayan pumpkin. AMAZING 360...More

1  Thank Alin J
erukos, Gerente at Kuuk, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks to you for your kind words. Please visit us again in the future.

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Kuuk is the place to go if you love great food and great presentations. Don't be put off by the formality of the images of the restaurant! The staff is youthful and engaged. We loved elegance of the restaurant and bar. If you want one...More

2  Thank RJMerlot
erukos, Director General at Kuuk, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Thank you so much for your review and your visit. Please come back soon.

Reviewed 29 May 2017

The food was fantastic-- a tasting menu of small portions served in the most decorative fashion. If it wasn't gauce in such lovely surroundings we would have taken photos of the food

2  Thank carolawyer
erukos, Propietario at Kuuk, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Thank you so much and please come back soon !

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Who would expect to find a restaurant of this caliber in Merida? We read about this place in an in flight magazine as we were flying down so decided to give it a try. There were just three of us and we all had the...More

2  Thank Jeanette H
erukos, Propietario at Kuuk, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

We are delighted to hear that our vegetarian tasting menu was what you expected. Please come back soon to our restaurant and our city.

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is in a spectacular house in Paseo Montejo. We started with a complementary green juice which was delicious. I requested more and was denied. The food was well presented and the squash dish looked very nice. The rest of the dishes came cold...More

Thank Ariestennisgirl
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Beautifully restored space, perfect lighting, quiet but unpretentious ambiance with top flight service, cuisines is innovative but unfussy while showcasing local ingredients and talent; incredible value for the quality; must try the tasting menu -- even my pre-teen son enjoyed every course, every course is...More

2  Thank FoodFamTravelLove
erukos, Gerente at Kuuk, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thank you so much for your comments and visit. We hope you have a wonderful trip and to see you again, back at K'u'uk, soon. Regards

Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Food is very good and very avant guard room is a bit too simple and I do not like sitting in barrel chairs but service was helpful and pleasant. Food was very good but starter portions much too large ceviche negra is outstanding. I had...More

Thank George P
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Miss Émilie E
16 July 2017|
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Response from MARCSMIFF | Reviewed this property |
Mid week days are quieter and ask for smaller room as they have a couple .enjoy the experience wonderful
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Charles S
15 February 2017|
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Response from erukos | Property representative |
Yes. you can call the restaurant +52(999)9443377 or send an email reserva@kuukrestaurant for quotes and inquiries regarding group reservations.
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29 December 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 70
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
13:30 - 16:30
Tuesday
13:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Romulo Rozo #488 Calle 27 A | Monumento A La Patria, Paseo De Montejo Avenue., Merida 97100, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 944 3377
  • E-mail
Description
Food & Wine Magazine - 100 Restaurants in the world worth a pilgrimage 2013 Travel & Leisure Gourmet Awards 2013 - No. 1 New Restaurant in Mexico Travel & Leisure Gourmet Awards 2014 - Nominated to Best tasting menu in Mexico Travel & Leisure Gourmet Awards 2014 - Nominated to Best art of plating Forum Gastronomic Barcelona 2014 - Invited to talk about "Yucatan gastronomy" In only three years, Eduardo Rukos and Chef Pedro Evia have developed a gastronomic sanctuary in the city of Merida using local mexican ingredients mixed with modern cuisine technology in the search for a new Mexican food style.
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