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Muro Cafe

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Loreto 10B | Barrio del Obraje, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
+52 415 152 6341
08:30 - 16:00
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Thu - Tue 08:30 - 16:00
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Four of us met for lunch on a Sunday afternoon. The new location is somewhat tucked away in the Obraje neighborhood. It's at the top of a steep dead end street, at San Gabriel #1. The old address on Loreto is no longer valid. If you don't know the northern end of the city well, it might be better to... More 

Thank AuthorJohnScherber
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Congratulations to Gerardo and Carlos on their gorgeous new three-story location in Obraje. It is a short walk past Calzada de la Luz - take the first right in Obraje and follow the street and then easy path to the left to the back of the restaruant (or you can go a street further to the front). The new architecture... More 

Thank KatMar33
New York, New York
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Café Muro has moved to a stunning multi-level contemporary building, designed to the specifications of owners Gerardo and Carlos. The new Muro is much more spacious, open on several levels, with numerous artisan touches, plus a roof terrace overlooking the city. Sunlight streams through huge floor to ceiling windows all day, and a cactus dotted hillside nestles against the walls.... More 

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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257 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gerardo and Carlos have realized their dream to own their own location and have been open for a week in their beautiful new building in the Obraje area of San Miguel de Allende. The building can hold three times that of their previous location in El Centro on three levels, a two-story main floor, a mezzanine and a roof terrace... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

El Muro just moved here - don't let Google confuse you by sending you to their old location, where they were for 6 years - and had been open for just two days before we arrived. Located on a charming cul-de-sac on the north edge of the town. Totally renovated in a modern style with charm and taste, light and... More 

1 Thank sokyst
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Everyone in our group of eight had a great lunch here. All remarked on their fresh entrees and the attentive service.

1 Thank tampapooch
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

The family uses fresh ingredients available seasonly and the soups are so tasty and filling on a cool day. Good house wines and homemade limonada are enjoyed by all. New location coming soon. They also allow local artist to exhibt - so the decor is always changing. Open for breakfast into late afternoons.

1 Thank Debra Jean S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

I will try to be objective. The place it's very nice, small and cosy. The food very good, at least the Benedict eggs that I tried... But the story doesnt end there, my granduncle asked for an Arrachera and she disliked, she's used to give feedback so he asked the owner to quietly approach to the table and she made... More 

1 Thank David G
San Antonio
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

We stopped here for lunch one day and loved it so much, we returned another day for breakfast. The food and its presentation is fabulous. The atmosphere is beautiful. It is super clean. The owner is a wonderful man, so friendly and helpful with all of our questions. This restaurant is not just great for San Miguel, it would be... More 

1 Thank Kathy K
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

I could have breakfast daily here. Great service, Coffee is amazing, fresh orange juice, and delicious Huevos Rancheros with Cecina. I could go on and on, but i would honestly just recommend you to go.

2 Thank Tarek P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loreto 10B | Barrio del Obraje, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
  • Phone Number: +52 415 152 6341
MuRo Named after the two surnames of one of the two guys who own it, Cafe MuRo open in Loreto Street stayed there from May 2010 to recently when it moved to its new venue at 1 San Gabriel St. in the beautiful Barrio del Obraje, just few setos from Fabrica La Aurora. It has been known for the quality of food and friendship of the staff- Cafe MuRo is a prestigious establishment well known for its cozy and homey atmosphere and popularity with locales and foreigners. Many regulars bring out-of-town visitors who want to get a "feel" of Mexican flavors in a not pretentious place. Cafe MuRo is much more a pleasant than the location might suggest. Not much to look at from the street, until you spy the delicacies within. The menu consists of simple, well-cooked, fresh and traditional Mexican food. Wonderful home-bread and soups, salad, good-sized portions, and fair prices make it a great place for everybody. Staff is friendly and helpful. When you come to MuRo, you are guaranteed a good meal and friendly service everybody time. Highlights include breakfast all day, a salad to die for and strong Mexican cofee that will knock you out. We assure you that once you are sitting in Cafe MuRo enjoying its food and service, you might want to stay longer that you originally tought! See you soon!

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