Fodor's Expert Review Maya Cañada

$$ Palenque Town Mexican

This thatch-roof restaurant in the La Cañada neighborhood on the south side of town is one of the prettiest in Palenque. Grab a table amid the fragrant gardens, and listen to musicians play softly (evenings) as you choose one of the regional dishes like pollo en mole chiapaneco (chicken in a local version of the dried-chili classic) and a soup of chipilín (a local herb). Skip the dry shrimp and go for the whole fried fish. Maya, the downtown restaurant, is owned by the same people, but has a different vibe.

Mexican Quiet Breakfast Lunch Dinner $$

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Calle Merle Green s/n
Palenque, Chiapas  29960, Mexico


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