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San Miguelito

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Camelinas Avenue in Front of Convention Center | Just on the Side of "La Paloma", Morelia 58290, Mexico
+52 443 324 2300
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2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Mon - Sat 2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Takeout
Description: San Miguelito Restaurant is a place where the past and the present meet...
San Miguelito Restaurant is a place where the past and the present meet, where you learn with your eyes to read silently what words can not say ....
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Good for:
Large groups
Special occasions

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Visitor rating
  • 132
    Excellent
  • 71
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Interesting Experience

San Miguelito is a well-respected attraction here in Morelia. Our evening was enjoyable, but our meals did not reflect the level of excellence in many of these reviews. The interior is decorated with tons of wild Dia de Muertos art, it's truly amazing to see. Our starter (5 Chile Tacos) was very... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
Drewbie_G
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Zihuatanejo, Mexico
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
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221 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Zihuatanejo, Mexico
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

San Miguelito is a well-respected attraction here in Morelia. Our evening was enjoyable, but our meals did not reflect the level of excellence in many of these reviews. The interior is decorated with tons of wild Dia de Muertos art, it's truly amazing to see. Our starter (5 Chile Tacos) was very good, but my entré (Chile Relleno with Shrimp)... More 

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Denver
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

The best chicken mole I have ever had. Everyone else at the table really enjoyed their meals as well. The decorations are kind of strange. Filled with upside down crosses with St. Peter nailed to the cross upside down.

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Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Authentic Michoacan, beautifully presented and delicous cuisine. One of the finest in Morelia! San Miguelito is a must visit while in Morelia.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Restaurant decor is beautiful and entertaining. Staff is attentive and helpful. Food is delicious! Perfect place to have a nice dinner.

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New York City, New York
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

The restaurant has a rustic environment typical of the country. The restaurant has a corner dedicated to saint Antoine the match maker and the saint for the single ladies. The food and service are very good. I really like this place My recommendations are the "descubreme" arrachera and the tacos with the 5 chiles, a bit spicy though. Desserts: guayaba... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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74 reviews 74 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

These guys have what you expect from a place to enjoy dinner...is not just a restaurant it is an experience, the food, the service, the place...everything is perfect. We tried many plates, all were just perfect ! But...the carpaccio got all our admiration! You HAVE try it !

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Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Delicious mexican food, great service and a very nice interior decoration. Don't miss it when in Morelia

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Auckland
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

But you get to eat fantastic food in a fabulous setting full of wonderful furniture and artifacts, and wait- There's more -a shop with exotic stuff. Really this is an experience, very sophisticated service, great food and a dramatic environment, well worth a taxi ride. It is a bit out of town .....but close to villa Montana hotel if you... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

A very nice place with good food and great service. Price and quality relation is great, bu I have tried better Mexican Food.

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Morelia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The restaurant has a unique charm with its motif, the food and service are excellent and the prices very reasonable, especially for tourists visiting Morelia, a safe choice for a nice safe experience...

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Camelinas Avenue in Front of Convention Center | Just on the Side of "La Paloma", Morelia 58290, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Michoacan  >  Morelia
  • Phone Number: +52 443 324 2300

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 13 - 23
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Special occasions

Description

San Miguelito Restaurant is a place where the past and the present meet, where you learn with your eyes to read silently what words can not say ....
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Monday
2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
2:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Questions & Answers

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