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Miguel's Cocina

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
2444 San Diego Ave, San Diego, CA 92110-2836
+1 619-298-9840
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (40 reviews)
“cheese dip” (18 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2444 San Diego Ave, San Diego, CA 92110-2836
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1 - 10 of 475 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

John the bar tender pour great drinks at the bar and the service he provides is very efficient, professional and quick. The prices for Happy Hour are real a good deal on drinks and food but the drinks only last from 3 - 6 pm....More

Thank Erlinda M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seated quickly. Heated patio. Slow service. Nice atmosphere. Chips & Salsa - chips ordinary, salsa heavy on cilantro, warm queso included Margarita - I got a frozen one and it was smoothly blended with no ice chunks & they didn’t skip on the alcohol, however,...More

Thank TeaTimeSmiles
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food and beverages make you want more!! The atmosphere is a outdoor style with great views of old town!

Thank Darla B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Your meal begins with a basket or tortilla chips, fresh salsa and cheese dip. Our waitress provided great service. I had the strawberry margarita and their tilapa taco from their special menu. The fresh strawberry margarita comes with salt on the rim, which I scraped...More

Thank traveltips621
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For our purposes Miguel's delivered. My daughter and I were hoping for a quick meal before a tour. We arrived at a popular dinner time and were given a wait of 20 minutes and told to stand in a line they had roped off along...More

Thank JCJake
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful food, and some of the best Mexican Food I've had in SoCal. Don't be intimidated by the Surf & Turf burrito, It's actually pretty good, although I wish they put more shrimp in it. Queso Dip was beyond good by the way

Thank Cameron L
Reviewed 15 October 2017

With so many better Mexican restaurants in Old Town San Diego, why not spend your evening at a more authentic choice. The ambiance outside with the fireplaces is nice, but the food is mediocre and the service the same.

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We always stop at the Miguels on Coronado island after a long day on the beach. We have never had a bad meal here! They have a white queso dip that is to die for. You can never go wrong eating here!

Thank Maverok
Reviewed 10 October 2017

My husband has celiac and this is the 1st time in 15 years he's been able to eat at a Mexican restaurant. They were very knowledgeable and the service was exceptional. We dined twice in 2 days and no celiac reaction and the food was...More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Had seen online that people liked it and they are not wrong. Really liked this place. It has a nice ambiance, have a very good Margarita and if you come early they have a hppy hour. Mut foremost.... the food is good. They even have...More

Thank EdwardMoses
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2444 San Diego Ave, San Diego, CA 92110-2836
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 619-298-9840
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