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La Colmena

The Blue Door Bakery | Relox No 21 Centro 37700, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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“pan dulce” (2 reviews)
“empanadas” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
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The Blue Door Bakery | Relox No 21 Centro 37700, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Reviewed August 18, 2018

Good menu, but go in for the various coffees and hot and cold choco. Then get an order (3) of churros, enjoy the crunch, then get another order to go and crunch along.

Thank Marc B
Reviewed April 5, 2018

My wife and I were desperate for something to eat one morning and La Colmena was open before the traditional restaurants, so we stopped in for some bread. This is a typical Mexincan bread shop, but all the local restaurants go there to get their...More

Thank John F
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

Brilliant cakes, chocolate and pastries. So tasty and fresh. If you are in the area get your cakes from here!!

Thank Caroline_Bristol2013
Reviewed February 20, 2018

I love this little bakery and go there multiple times each time I visit San Miguel. I prefer their cinnamon rolls, cookies, and other items to a fancier bakery in town. They are not open all day, so make sure to check the hours before...More

Thank VGR001
Reviewed November 7, 2017

If you are not a diabetic do not miss this place Great pan dulce (Sweet bread)baked freshly every day, Tuna and chipotle empanadas , French bread, Campechanas and assorted pastries This is the place to try different kinds of sweet bread in San Miguel No...More

Thank abcotur
Reviewed September 14, 2017

For residents & visitors alike - the "Blue Door" bakery has supplied the residents and restaurants in town with all the classic baked goods. Centrally located on Reloj - near the Jardin - some items sell out FAST!

Thank Debra Jean S
Reviewed July 8, 2017

We always enjoy great pan de huevo. This place is fantastic. This is the oldest panaderia in San Miguel de Allende. This is a must.

Thank newengland83
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Fresh bolillos - I don't think anything beats that. Some of the sweet breads could have been a bit better, seemed a little dry, but the place is worth checking out just for the history. Think it's been around for 100 years.

Thank Sebastian_Villa_Grac
Reviewed April 15, 2017

I was so glad I had read previous reviews how this operates, and why I could not find it one monring, when my husband would not let me go in. When we returned later in the day we could not find it because it was...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

Once you learn their hours (~8-11 and ~4-6) and figure out the system (take a tray, use the tongs to load it- then bring tray and tongs to the street side of the counter), then remember the price and pay the cashier, you can feel...More

Thank Mark B
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Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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  • Address: The Blue Door Bakery | Relox No 21 Centro 37700, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
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