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Miguel's Cocina

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2444 San Diego Ave, San Diego, CA 92110-2836
+1 619-298-9840
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“chips and salsa” (40 reviews)
“cheese dip” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2444 San Diego Ave, San Diego, CA 92110-2836
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Reviewed April 7, 2015

Lots of raves about this one. Recommended by all of the locals. Had to try it. Great food and atmosphere. Prices and service is great. Can't go wrong at this one.

Thank Ed M
Reviewed March 29, 2015

My husband and I went here and absolutely loved it. We'd never been to a place in Old Town and the reviews here sold it for us, and we weren't disappointed! We went unknowingly the day of a street festival, so queues everywhere were huge...More

Thank pandaeatworld
Reviewed March 24, 2015

The service was good and the food was amazing!! Huge portions. The chips and salsa were impossible to stop eating.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed March 23, 2015

I didn't like the Mariachi music recording since we didn't see one Mariachi in all of Old Town (very disappointing), but the food was good. This restaurant is not the place to go if you want authentic Mexican food, but its ok if just want...More

Thank Raidergurl1787
Reviewed March 22, 2015

Recommended by locals, we chose Miguel's for a light dinner during a happy hour. GREAT CHIOCE! If I try a new Mexican place, I always go with its guacamole. Sometimes it is too juicy, or not enough tomatoes, or too plain, or avocadoes too old....More

Thank Elenasun
Reviewed March 21, 2015

From the same company that brings you the brigantine, Miguel’s is an upscale Mexican restaurant. What this means is if you are looking for great food, you’ll find it here but it’s not authentic Mexican food. Great outdoor patio with a large fire pit and...More

Thank rickfoodandwine
Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

We arrived past 10pm on a weekday and afraid the Migue's was already closing. Even though there very few guest left we were seated and served more than friendly. The fajitas were delicious and so were the tacos. I strongly recommend going!

Thank Tobias2402
Reviewed March 19, 2015

Stopped by on a warm day, 3-17, for happy hour margaritas and stayed for several as well as some beautifully prepared swordfish tacos, generous in the amount of fish and wonderful toppings to accentuate. Also had chicken quesadilla that was loaded with wonderfully seasoned chicken....More

1  Thank M R
Reviewed March 15, 2015

I love coming to this 'Miguel's' as out of the entire chain (all around San Diego) I find the food here to be tops! Fresh-Mex, hand made Tortillas to die for, but MOST of all, a very courteous and obliging Staff @ this particular location....More

Thank NewportBeachWords
Reviewed March 6, 2015

Great atmosphere with a wonderful outdoor patio. Very good food, good Margarita's. Service was quick but not rushed. Would recommend for Mexican if visiting Old Town.

Thank annapolisnovascotia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2444 San Diego Ave, San Diego, CA 92110-2836
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Old Town
  • Neighborhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 619-298-9840
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