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Taberna de los Frailes

Avenida 49 235 | Next to the Convent of San Bernardino de Siena, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
+52 985 856 0689
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“shrimp” (21 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
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Avenida 49 235 | Next to the Convent of San Bernardino de Siena, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 March 2013

Having eaten here a few times in the past several weeks I thought I would treat myself to something special - and I did. I opened with a Shrimp Cocktail and closed with a Chicken in Lettuce combination. Sure my taste buds are conflicting -...More

Thank Mitch G
Reviewed 21 February 2013

Undoubtedly the culinary highlight of our stay in Valladolid was dinner at this restaurant, overlooking the beautiful ex-convent of San Bernardino de Siena on Calle de los Frailes. The restaurant building blends Mayan and colonial styles, and provides an atmospheric open-air garden setting for diners....More

Thank thelondonfoodie
Reviewed 21 February 2013

Most expensive meal yet in Mexico but still great value. Ceviche and tuna both beautiful. Great relaxed atmosphere. Cocktails were ok. Great evening.

Thank Adrian R
Reviewed 21 February 2013 via mobile

We had intended to eat here when we were staying in Vallalodid, but couldn't find the restaurant! When we returned at lunchtime, en route for Tulum from Merida we did locate this superb restaurant, and so glad we did. Although we were the only people...More

Thank ArthurAvio
Reviewed 15 February 2013

Ate here our 2nd night in Vallodolid and enjoyed the food and ambience. Unfortunately there was a party of 15 that night and the kitchen had big problems keeping up. They must staff for a half full restaurant - if large parties don't make prior...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2013

Friends told us about this restaurant by the Convent and said we had to try it. We were not disappointed. A small restaurant adjacent to a larger bar and garden area made for an intimate and romantic dinner. Service throughout was attentive and informative. The...More

Thank Alanjeannie
Reviewed 9 February 2013

My wife and I visited this town with not knowing where to eat. Thankfully we were advised to visit the Taberna de los Frailes. We were sure glad we did!!! It was our last night and me being me wanted to make sure we had...More

Thank JPSaggs
Reviewed 31 January 2013

Nice place... we ate lunch and the portions were small. The food was very good, and the ambiance was wonderful ... a good place for a romantic dinner!

Thank Urmi R
Reviewed 25 January 2013

My wife and I had an absolutely splendid lunch at the Taberna in early January. One course was as fascinating and delicious as the next and the white wine recommended by the waiter was a perfect complement to our meal. I would love to return...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 24 January 2013

First of all, THIS IS the best restaurant on the town. Period. Located feet away from a national church monument, this place brought the AUTHENTIC YUCATAN EXPERIENCE to our table. The food quality is top notch and taste to die and return again for seconds....More

Thank Cocopuffs2000
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Response from MarujaValladolid | Property representative |
We offer 2 vegetarian appetizers, 1 soup, 3 salads, 2 main dishes and 3 snacks. We are happy to take special orders if we have the ingredients. Thank you for your interest
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 16
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 49 235 | Next to the Convent of San Bernardino de Siena, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
    (Calzada de los Frailes y el Convento de San Bernardino de Siena)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Valladolid
  • Phone Number: +52 985 856 0689
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Renown Gourmet Maya Cuisine. Large wine selection. Tequila and Mezcal. Specialty cocktails. Excellent service in a most unique location and ambiance.
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