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Helados Colon

av. Paseo Montejo 474A, Merida, Mexico
+52 999 927 6443
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (86 reviews)
“sorbet” (58 reviews)
“elote” (10 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Vegetarian Friendly
av. Paseo Montejo 474A, Merida, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried the mamey and the cantaloupe ice creams. Both good, but the mamey was exceptional. A nice break from walking the Centro.

Thank kkamperr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If I could I would have eaten ice cream here every day! Especially the Champola is really good! It’s home made ice cream with milk! The merengue is also beyond good! Always packed with people, but usually a table ready for you!

Thank SynneG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This shop has been around for over 100 years. They serve old-fashion sorbets and sweets of the area that have rustic character and charm to them. The old location, I believe, has not changed much since the initial days and definitely worth the trouble to...More

Thank Mario A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a classic place in Merida. You have to try the ice creams and the pastries. This is located in the principal avenue and is really nice to enjoy an ice cream or a soda looking at all the people passing and the “Calandrias”...More

Thank Alicia S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent fruit based sorbets. You can also get them with cream. Either way they are very tasty and good. also a nice place to sit and people watch on the Paseo Montejo.

Thank Mike46077
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The ice cream in this place is so delicious!!! Tastes a really natural fruit and made with natural fruit! Is so refreshing and a relaxing place to spend part of the afternoon.

Thank PauAldi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quite a popular place on Montejo for the locals as well as main square. If you like your mouth to pucker from the amount of sugar added. This place is for you. Natural local fruit flavored gelato old school yucatecan. If you want an update....More

Thank Josue R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first stop when I got to Merida because I had to revisit after a long absence. So good and refreshing and just love it there.

Thank Eduardo2626
Reviewed 11 December 2017

It's an Ice cream parlor! All kinds of delicious flavors. The tropical fruit ice cream are a palatal delight, we tried all kinds and everything was very good!

Thank drdiente44
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We did a free walking tour in Merida and our guide recommended us to go to Helados Colon and try their typical icecream with milk. It was really refreshing and they have lots of different flavours. Plus it is situated right on the main plaza...More

Thank AnniCatti
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: av. Paseo Montejo 474A, Merida, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Merida
  • Phone Number: +52 999 927 6443
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