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La Virundela

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Barbecue, Grill, Argentinean
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C/Hernandez Macias 48, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
+52 415 152 4400
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2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Description: La Virundela: es una aventura gourmet de la gastronomia tradicional...
La Virundela: es una aventura gourmet de la gastronomia tradicional argentina.
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  • 166
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Wonderful all around!

We had a delicious meal on our last night in San Miguel. After having Mexican food all week, we were ready to try something else. While growing tired looking for another restaurant we read about, we happened by this inviting place, serving Italian and Argentinian cuisine, which we thought was an... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
hen10r
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Branchburg, New Jersey
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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Branchburg, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

We had a delicious meal on our last night in San Miguel. After having Mexican food all week, we were ready to try something else. While growing tired looking for another restaurant we read about, we happened by this inviting place, serving Italian and Argentinian cuisine, which we thought was an odd combination. Not wanting to walk further, we decided... More 

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Torreon, Mexico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

This restaurant is the best i've ever been in san miguel. The food is excellent, everything was hot when it came to our table and we had a great time. The staff is very nice and attentive. The place is very cozy and you feel very comfortable while you are eating, especially if you seat out in the terrace you... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

Expected more from this restaurant after reading positive TA reviews. We were very disappointed in the quality and flavor of our steaks. A good steak being the staple of Argentinia. The atmosphere is cold, and very brightly lit ...... not the feel most are looking for on a couples evening out. Reservation at 730, we shared the restaurant with only... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Loved the owner and waiter as well.. the fish was excellent but the steak was very fatty and tough. so just order the fish and you will be happy..

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

The meal was excellent. I had T-bone steak and couldn't fault it. Fabulous mashed potatoes and very good mushrooms in cream and blue cheese sauce. We were too full for pudding but the owner brought us each a portion of grapefruit sorbet which was made from grapefruit for the tree beneath which we were sitting. She also gave us dates... More 

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Austin, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Everything on the menu was fantastic - when I say everything I mean it. Our large group ordered all of the different cheese plates and empanadas selections, salads, almost all of the beef options, the salmon, and the halibut. All the food was incredible. The staff was outstanding and even treated us to a dessert made from oranges in the... More 

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Austin, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

The food is extraordinary and the staff friendly. Great atmosphere. Steaks are some of best we have had. Dont miss the beef empanadas, beef tartare, or grilled provolone!

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

For our last night in San Miguel, my boyfriend and I debated if we should eat at a traditional Mexican restaurant, or seek out something else. We had passed by La Virundela earlier in the day, and judging by the beautiful courtyard and delicious looking menu, we decided to return. We're so glad we did. We had a memorable evening... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Loved the Salmon and the salad (oh so fresh!). The atmosphere was like a quite oasis in a courtyard. Great service! I can't stress that enough!!! The staff was endearing. Loved it!

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Cleveland, Ohio
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We had our best dinner in San Miguel in the pretty courtyard of this restaurant. The empanadas for starters were amazing. I had the Halibut with couscous prepared with fresh ginger root. Delicious. They have a great looking menu for meat lovers, too. The owner and wait staff were so friendly and attentive.

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Additional Information about La Virundela

Address: C/Hernandez Macias 48, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 415 152 4400
Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
Cuisine: Barbecue, Grill, Argentinean

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: C/Hernandez Macias 48, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
  • Phone Number: +52 415 152 4400

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
  • Cuisine: Barbecue, Grill, Argentinean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Romantic, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

La Virundela: es una aventura gourmet de la gastronomia tradicional argentina.
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?