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El Rinconcito

Calle Refugio Norte 7, San Miguel de Allende 37750, Mexico
+52 415 154 4809
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
13:00 - 19:00All hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Calle Refugio Norte 7, San Miguel de Allende 37750, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We loved the food, value, and warm vibe of this friendly, family-run restaurant. Cuisine is classic Mexican, ingredients are fresh, prices are reasonable, and service comes with a smile. Patrons seem to be more local than tourist, which is a good sign to me. A...More

Thank ToddnSD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Mexican food with a wonderful ambiance. Even if you only somewhat like Mexican fare, there is something for everyone. Very friendly, family owned restaurant.

Thank Bart B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I can always depend on El Rinconcito to furnish me with good Mexican food in a family setting. Got kids? My son says the Hamburgers are better than what you get in the US. Never disappointed; enjoy!

Thank gfellow
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is just a great neighborhood Mexican restaurant. Friendly, well-prepared dishes, nothing fancy but very nice. It's always on the list of places I take friends to eat when I'm in SMA.

Thank lauraphrazer
Reviewed 1 July 2017

My husband and I have been enjoying El Rinconcito since we came to San Miguel in 2004. The food is wonderful, the ambience local and lovely, and the proprietors, Mercedes and Miguel, are wonderful hosts. We always take visiting guests here and they love it...More

Thank Sralena
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

refused to give us drinking straws and was very rude. My wife woke up this morning with an infection and swelling in the inside of her mouth. I am most upset!

Thank DrCed M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I wrote a year or so ago about the bacon-wrapped shrimp at Rinconcito and I had it again recently and I had to mention this great dish once more. If you happen to like either bacon or shrimp...or BOTH?...then this is the place for you....More

Thank emma1dog
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Forget those main drag eateries that lead to El Centro. Find Rinconcito on a handy side street for the best Mex in San Miguel. It's a family run restaurant with a limited menu but we went there again and again during our week and were...More

Thank Gil and Kathryn L
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This is a very good value restaurant in San Antonio district of San Miguel so it is a bit of a hike, if you are staying in Centro. Nice walk, very homey place. Owners are very hands on and food is authentic, fresh, service is...More

Thank alternativemuzak
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We just had back to back guest visiting SMA.......we are within walking distance to this favorite restaurant owned by a lovely couple who live there as well. Both sets of couples commented that this was one of their favorite meals in SMA. I find them...More

Thank leslie p
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 19:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Refugio Norte 7, San Miguel de Allende 37750, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
  • Phone Number: +52 415 154 4809
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