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Canal # 28 | Col. Centro C.P., San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
+52 415 154 6555
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“steak” (34 reviews)
“empanadas” (9 reviews)
“salads” (12 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinean
Canal # 28 | Col. Centro C.P., San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
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Reviewed August 15, 2014

We did not research on this restaurant but instead were looking for somewhere close to the square. It was raining fairly hard and we simply asked a person at the ATM for a suggestion. This was around the corner. The wait staff here did not...More

Thank LostWanderluster
Reviewed May 31, 2014

The chicharones de ribeye should not be missed. This dish consists of a cubed ribeye (including the wonderful fat) cooked in a cast iron pan with thick slices of onion. It is brought to the table in the pan it was cooked in and placed...More

1  Thank Liz M
Reviewed March 10, 2014

The most important negative about this restaurant is that the beef is NOT from Argentina where the beef is grass fed and has a distinctive flavor. It is from the US. Having had beef in Argentina we know there is a difference. What is especially...More

Thank nancerbug1
Reviewed March 7, 2014

We ordered the Lomo tipo Argentina which was a huge beautifully spiced boneless cut of beef. It was extremely tender and enough for two. We also shared a delicious chopped salad that Included pistachio nuts, lettuce, tomatoes, cheese, ham and other vegetables. It was delicious....More

Thank paulajeand
Reviewed January 22, 2014

I've been to the Garufa in Zacatecas and thought it was outstanding. This one is just ok. Now I admit I may be biased, I live in Monterrey Mexico and we have some of the best beef in the world (not exaggerating here), but it...More

Thank Mexicangreekgirl
Reviewed January 22, 2014

"La Garufa" is a chain restaurant, but it's become a chain because it's so good. I've been to 3 other Garufas and they never disappoint. They really know how to cook delicious beef. If you want a big juicy steak, look no further, this is...More

Thank Salvador S
Reviewed September 14, 2013

Went for dinner asked for empanadas they were served cold we sent them back and instead of doing some fresh ones they just put them in the microwave and returned them all mushy, we told the waiter why didn't they redo them and he answered...More

1  Thank fireblad1
Reviewed August 19, 2013 via mobile

Expected Argentinian steakhouse and it is but also excellent Italian hors d'ouvers. Grilled red peppers in olive oil and balsamic. Others even better and more filling. Very attentive service and made sure steaks were prepared properly.

Thank Shadeofark
Reviewed June 9, 2013

Anticipated an overall great experience given the friendly staff and beautiful decor. However, the steak was far below par and certainly no worth the money. Very tough meat and not something I'd expect from an Argentinian steak house. The medio churrasco (top sirloin) was probably...More

Thank textim12
Reviewed May 20, 2013

My wife and I visited this restaurant for the third time in a year...hoping it will get better, but to no avail...My wife ordered a filete mignon steak.medium rare...When she cut into the steak it was very rare and cold in the middle...she sent it...More

Thank smagto
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Canal # 28 | Col. Centro C.P., San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
  • Phone Number: +52 415 154 6555
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