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Buen Dia Cafe

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Callejon del Pueblito, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
+52 415 152 6895
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Bakersfield, California
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90 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

"Have a smile with your coffee" it says on a wall hanging. Then when my coffee mocha arrived, the word "Smile" was written out across the foam. It was as delicious as beautiful and fun. Nice selection of fruit in the ensalada de frutas. On other visits I've enjoyed their many breakfast selections. Seating downstairs and on the rooftop make... More 

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New York City, New York
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154 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food, service, atmosphere and coffee are fantastic. This place really makes you feel special and the patrons show their loyalty by repeatedly returning. What more can I say?

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Silver Spring, MD
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I know this is a highly-rated restaurant but I can't figure out why that is. We sat upstairs for lunch. The service was okay given that most of the action was the main floor. My friend ordered a BLT and I ordered enchiladas verdes and coffee. The coffee was great but it is at so many other SMA restaurants. My... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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74 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have had many recommendations for this restaurant. We went this morning because we knew that Herbert is there on Saturday mornings from 9-11. Food lived up to recommendations and the latte was excellent. The music was the perfect compliment to the food. Herbert is 5* and so is Buen Dis

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Thank Parsis1
Florence, CO
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157 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place and nice people. English is spoken here and they will help you with your Spanish. The food and prices are excellent.

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phoenix
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

Owners were super friendly and customer service is what makes this place thank you . For being more an Americanized establishment it sure was home cooking, loved the latte

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Toronto, Ontario
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

Buen Dia is a lovely cafe and specialty coffee shop located on a quiet street about a 10 minute walk from the centre of town. Their cappuccinos are excellent and the food is good too.

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Thank myraevans1942
West Bloomfield, Michigan
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

So happy to be able to visit this restaurant for the third year in a row. No one does coffee like Carlos!!! The breakfast is wonderful from the crisp bread to yummy bacon and all sorts of eggs. Today I tried chiquilles and it was delicious. Would love to take Carlos home with us-- better yet, we will return to... More 

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Davis, California
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69 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

When we went there for lunch/brunch the place was full with North Americans. We sat upstairs in a place that was unfinished (think third world unfinished) but with paintings and photos on some of the ugly walls. The food was completely mediocre, except for the cappuccinos which were good. Nothing particularly positive to say about the service or anything else... More 

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California
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153 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

I wasn't enamored with this place. The food was fine as was the coffee, but it's kind of an unfinished building. There seemed to be a lot of local people who must live in the neighborhood and who knew the staff. Nothing wrong with this place, it's just that there are so many amazing places to eat and have coffee... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Callejon del Pueblito, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
  • Phone Number: +52 415 152 6895

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