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El Pegaso

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Corregidora 6, Centro | San Miguel de Allende, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
415 152-1351
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8:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Thu - Tue 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Folk Art coverd walls,wood burnning fire place cozy old colonial building...
Folk Art coverd walls,wood burnning fire place cozy old colonial building in heart of town.
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Good for:
Families with children
Doing business
Local cuisine
Entertaining clients
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 102
    Excellent
  • 76
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Rooftop dining!

We ate here twice when we were in San Miguel de Allende - on our first night and on our last night. Very good Mexican food, with good service and yummy desserts. What we didn't know until friends came in and headed upstairs (we thought they were going to the washroom before dining) is that, if... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 6, 2015
Gl3en
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Dundas, Canada
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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209 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Dundas, Canada
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We ate here twice when we were in San Miguel de Allende - on our first night and on our last night. Very good Mexican food, with good service and yummy desserts. What we didn't know until friends came in and headed upstairs (we thought they were going to the washroom before dining) is that, if you keep going up... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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117 reviews 117 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
204 helpful votes 204 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

El Pegaso is conveniently located a few steps from the Jardin and the food is good quality and not expensive. Windows for people watching. Candles at night. Nice atmosphere.

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Sapphire
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

My wife loved the strawberry cake (we took some home). I had a stew that was apparently a Guadalajara recipe - it was good. The service was nice. The restaurant does not have much "ambience" but we liked it and we went there twice for lunch. On another occasion I liked the snappe Vera Cruz.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Several people recommended this place, so we dropped in on a Monday night. We loved it. Both dishes--boneless chicken breast on a salad and pork loin with blueberry sauce and scalloped potatoes--hit the spot. This is certainly not the fanciest spot in town, but it has a great atmosphere, combining warm hospitality with professional service. I'd call its price upper-mid-range.... More 

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Salmon Arm, Canada
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67 reviews 67 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

After three meals here, we are still impressed. There are options for atmosphere (a nice dining area, a casual one, and a rooftop-terrace bar. The breakfast is delightful, the best egg bennies we've had in ages. "Cappuccino" coffees are actually lattes, but they are very good (but be warned, lots of milk added). The waiters speak enough English for anyone... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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67 reviews 67 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Went to El Pegaso for lunch. We had passed by several times and it is always busy! Ordered onion rings for an appetizer and they were wonderful. Grilled chicken skewers for main meal and a delicious homemade cheesecake for dessert. This is a very good place for lunch, very reasonable and the owner is very friendly.

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ottawa
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58 reviews 58 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This was an informal restaurant. At lunch there was not much atmosphere and the serving staff seemed to be rushing around delivering food or clearing tables. The food was fine though a week later all I can recall was the superb carrot cake!

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Providence, Rhode Island
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We've been visiting San Miguel for years and seen many restaurants come and go. With its consistently good food and (same) friendly waiters Pegaso is never a disappointment.

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Merida, Mexico
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

A friend and I were eating at El Pegaso at the time of Sarah M's experience, dated February 23. We thought the service was perhaps a bit "off" that day; when we first walked in, the waiter wanted us to sit at a table very close to another party but then reluctantly "dressed" another, more suitable table for us when... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

We had dinner. Ordered the pork dish with Mexican sauce and try friend had grilled chicken. The entrees were good, but the Mexican sauce was a little too sweet for me. The water was a served with lemon, very tasty with the meal. We sat up on the rooftop, nice but a little chilly and dark. Service was excellent. I'd... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Corregidora 6, Centro | San Miguel de Allende, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
  • Phone Number: 415 152-1351

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
  • Cuisine: International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget

Description

Folk Art coverd walls,wood burnning fire place cozy old colonial building in heart of town.
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm

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