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Nirvana Restaurant and Retreat

Camino Del Cortijo a Montecillo de Nieto | Antigua Via Del Ffcc 21-2 El Cortijo, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
+52 1852194
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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56 reviews 56 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

When you come to Nirvana you feel like you are visiting a friend who lives on a lovely estate in the country. Spending an afternoon over drinks and lunch in peaceful, elegant surroundings is a treat. Juan Carlos and his wife have created a wonderful escape where one can enjoy their extensive menu and relax in an outdoor setting reminiscent... More 

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Houston, Texas
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46 reviews 46 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The beautiful surroundings, trees, grounds, pool, floral, spa provide an accurate description for naming rights of "Nirvana". Six of us dined in one of the most picturesque environs. Everyone raved about their food, but stay away from the beautifully presented flaming shrimp and pineapples! There's a reason you don't order shrimp when you are NOT on the coast!

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Mexico City, Mexico
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We were recommended this place, but we never imagined (1) the location and (2) the great food!!! It is a very peaceful place with a delicious menu

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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170 reviews 170 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

If you live in San Miguel de Allende or if you are visiting set some time aside to enjoy this "little bit of heaven. When Nirvana was located across from the Teatro Peralta it was my favorite restaurant in San Miguel. I have postponed visiting the restaurant since it has moved out into the Campo. I was afraid of being... More 

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San Luis Potosi, Mexico
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Very nice location, view and facilities overall. The food is also very good...great taste and variety. It was all looking perfect for our romantic get away weekend until we found 3 scorpions in our bedroom (yes, 3!); went to the reception and although they came and killed 2, the 3rd one ran away and we couldn't find it...it only goes... More 

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San Diego
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

We went to the local La Gruta spa for the morning and made the one mile walk to Nirvana (easy to find and well marked). The food and service and wine were outstanding. I had the hibiscus quesadilla and we shared the grilled salmon. The views and ambience were relaxing and tranquil.

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The food was amazing and the grounds and service absolutely first class - do not miss Nirvana if in San Miguel de Allende. Spend the afternoon!

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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Stopped by for a weekday lunch and was pleasantly surprised. This is a great spa and hotel, but I just stopped by for a bite. The menu includes many gourmet delights but decided to try the ostrich. Had a first rate sushi roll appetizer and delicious ostrich steak dinner. The service and ambiance of this place was great. From what... More 

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Nirvana restaurant just outside San Miguel de Allende close to the town of Atontonilco is an oasis of calm after the busy pace of SMA - a Sunday comida here is one our favourite outings - starting late - around 2:30 or 3:00 you sit in the outside garden looking over rolling hills and slowly taking in the beautiful surroundings.... More 

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Wimberley, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 via mobile

Very disappointed in the food. Also sewage smells wafting in the air. Location quite beautiful...good for a drink in the afternoon. Duck spring roll appetizer was fine. I will not eat there again.

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Address: Camino Del Cortijo a Montecillo de Nieto | Antigua Via Del Ffcc 21-2 El Cortijo, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 1852194
Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
Cuisine: International

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