Local Mexican eateries in San Miguel de Allende provide a mouthwatering voyage through the vibrant and diverse culinary customs of Mexico. The city offers everything for every taste and budget, from elegant restaurants offering fine adaptations of local dishes to modest street food sellers dishing up delicious tacos brimming with real Mexican tastes. The Mexican food scene in San Miguel de Allende is as varied as it is mouthwatering, whether you want to enjoy classic dishes like mole poblano and chiles en nogada at a quaint family-run restaurant or go for a more laid-back experience with the ever poplular al pastor tacos and aguas frescas.


Serving San Miguel for decades famous for their Chiles en Nogada.

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Rooftop dining, tacos, great music and drinks.

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Don Lupe Grill

Tex-mex food, hard shell tacos, burritos and a great atmosphere.

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Don Valente

Indoor and outdoor dining, Mexican and international flavors including pizza. Easy parking located in La Luz.

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El Tio Pablo

A great traditional Mexican grill known for a comfortable atmosphere and attentive service.

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Hacienda el Santuario

On Aldama inside the hotel, great national breakfasts and traditional food cooked with care in a lovely location.

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Hotel Casa Primavera Restaurant

Delicious Mexican-fusion cuisine, serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner located at the top of the hill on Salida a Queretaro.

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Hotel Real de Minas Zeferino Restaurant

Inside the Hotel Real de Minas the Zeferino Restaurant offers traditional fare, check out their breakfast buffet!

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La Doña de San Miguel

The food is tasty and wonderful, the views are amazing from the rooftop.

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La Contentt

Delicious Mexican food in a quiet and nice courtyard for a great meal and conversation.

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La Gruta Restaurant & Spa

The restaurant inside the hot springs La Gruta offers a great refreshment when you enjoy a relaxing day at the pools.

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La Parrilla Al Rojo Vivo

Great burgers as well as grilled cuts of meat. The carne en su jugo is a favorite.

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La Posadita

Attentive service, great Mexican dishes and excellent patio seating right downtown on Cuna de Allende.

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La Sirena Gorda

Located in a courtyard half a block from the center square, La Sirena Gorda specializes in Mexican seafood dishes.

Lolita Cocina Mexicana

Lolita Cocina Mexicana has indoor and patio seating and offers great standard Mexican dishes.

Los Milagros

Los Milagros has excellent standard national fare. A must try is the molcajete which you can enjoy in their lovely patio.

Los Milagros Terraza

On the road to Queretaro a restaurant with one of the most amazing views of the town. Great traditional Mexican fare.

Maria Xoconostle

Located inside the Posada Carmina hotel a long time a local favorite.

San Burger & San Mezcal

Don’t let the small size fool you. They offer some great eats and drinks!

Santo Remedio

Reasonable and traditional food located upstairs inside the Mercado SANO.

Taquería Los Originales

Traditional tacos of all kinds. Easy to get to on Salida a Celaya.

Ten Ten Pie al Carbón

Courtyard seating quite often with great live music and a traditional menu.

Tio Lucas

Across from the Angela Peralta Theatre. Tio Lucas is a long time favorite for that special night out.

Toro Rojo

A great value Toro Rojo is an all you can eat Mexican grill located on Salida a Celaya.


Tostévere is an eclectic Mexican fusion restaurant great for a fun night out.

Trazo 1810

Elevated traditional offerings served in an beautiful rooftop restaurant with views of the town center.

Trino Ritual de Sabores

Traditional flavors at a reasonable price, a great experience.

View Hotel Botique

Located in Cabras outside of town on the way to Celaya.  Great views of the countryside.

Xipal Restaurant (Casa Rosada)

Relaxing  garden setting, complete menu and bar, located right behind the Parroquia


Tucked away just a half a block off the center square serving a fun take on traditional dishes.