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Oliva Al Volo Restaurant Merida Yucatan

Oliva al Volo delicious Italian food to eat here or to go in Merida, Yucatan

Written by Harriet Sleath  Oliva al Volo In the heart of Paseo 60, the gleaming new complex on Calle 60 close to the Hyatt hotel, you’ll find a great variety of restaurants and food pop-ups with some of the biggest and most talked about names in town. A true highlight in Paseo 60 is Oliva …

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Pizzas, Pastas & More In Francisco De Montejo

Corleone a la leña delicious pizzas, pastas & more in Francisco de Montejo

Written by Harriet Sleath Corleone a la LEÑA Mid CityBeat is really excited to tell you about Corleone, a pizza-pasta restaurant that we recently discovered hidden away in Francisco de Montejo in the north of Merida. The owners of Corleone a la LEÑA are husband and wife team Antonio and Viridiana, who came to Merida …

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Latte Quatto Sette Italian Café Merida Yucatan

Latte Quatto Sette Italian Cafe The Best Cappuccino in Town​

Written by Stephanie Carmon On my never-ending search to find great coffee in this town, Latte Quattro Sette is definitely one of our top picks.  This week we stopped by to have some incredible Illy coffee from Italy–one of the only places to serve Illy in town–and to indulge in freshly baked bread and pastries. …

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Nik Jameson’s Vegan Yucatecan Kitchen

From Nik Jameson’s vegan Yucatecan kitchen chipotle molletes

Written by Stephanie Carmon The biodiversity in Mexico never ceases to amaze me. I look around at the birds and flowering trees with wonder. Sometimes my wonder would fade when I walked the grocery store and couldn’t find some of my old favorites. I’ve learned to adapt some of my recipes to use more sweet …

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Browniques Youssef: Find Healing in the Best Brownies in Town

Written by Stephanie Carmon There are times in life when our biggest challenges are overcome by indulging in life’s simplest pleasures. Mexico is a land where a core part of their being revolves around food and family. In the Mexican kitchen, every ingredient is elaborated with tradition, pride and meaning. Monica, Sofia and Youssef’s brownies …

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Escargo Bakery Merida Yucatan

Escargot Panaderia Francesa The Art Of Baking Mexcian & French Breads

Written by Stephanie Carmon Owner of Escargot Panaderia Francesa, Antonio Trujillo got his start learning how to make French bread with his friend Nico, 10 years ago in a bakery called El Horno Mágico in San Cristobal, Chiapas. However, that wasn’t his first experience in baking. He remembers when he was young he would help …

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