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El Midi Bistro

Calle San Jose # 4 | Planta Alta, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 128 5192
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“beef wellington” (11 reviews)
“couscous” (11 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle San Jose # 4 | Planta Alta, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

El Midi is located on a quiet street, upstairs in a building shared by three other restaurants. The service was friendly and quick. My steak with blue cheese sauce was excellent, tender and delicious. My friend's lamb dish had very little lamb and was a...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

What a great place to dine, whether you're with family, friends, date or solo this place is amazing! The food is delicious and originally thought out. There are great vegetarian options as well. There are tons of drink options especially the wine and cocktail list....More

Thank Maria F
Reviewed 25 October 2017

In the heart of the city of Guanajuato but away from the cacophony is this cozy french restaurant and bar which for me is the best place in town to eat or have a drink. The lunch buffet is no longer served but the new...More

1  Thank RudolfMB
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The restaurant is rather small, so reservations are a must for dinner. The food is a nice blend of Mexican-ized French cuisine. The food preparation and presentation is good and the service is good as well.

Thank Fred H
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Fabulous food, atmosphere and ambiance. The owner waited on our table and gave us several recommendations on the dishes. The owner spent a great deal of time educating us on different wines, tequilas as well as the various ingredients in the different dishes.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 14 October 2017

An unexpected find in the heart of Guanajuato. The food was excellent as was the wine. The owner Veronica is present and made excellent recommendations. The pate' was amazing!

Thank Jeff A
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Try out the couscous with seafood. They have a good menu. Service is so-so, and kind of slow. The plaza has some interesting things.

Thank CC I
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

A wonderful place for Sunday brunch. The drink menu is inventive and the food excellent. We enjoyed the mimosa with orange sherbet and the Kir Royal.

Thank TiredTraveller736
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Food and service were very good. Our concern is that when returned to the restaurant a second time (last visit was in April) the Pesto recipe had changed significantly. It was not as good, appeared to have a slight cream base which was not anywhere...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Don't miss this spot. It's a great place for lunch or dinner...or to study. The owner and staff are so-so nice and the food is amazing. (Try the gazpacho!)

Thank Christopher A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle San Jose # 4 | Planta Alta, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Guanajuato
  • Phone Number: +52 473 128 5192
  • E-mail
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