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Relox #15, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
+52 415 152 6677
10:00 - 20:00
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Santa Barbara, California
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

This little restaurant is tucked into a spot near El Jardin on Relox. Because it was buffet it was the great choice for lunch since there were plenty of choices. The beans were great but the posole was my favorite. This looked to be the spot where San Miguel employees dined for lunch which to me is a good indication... More 

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Plattsburgh, New York
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328 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 273 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Located just half a block off of the Central Plaza, Taco Real offers a simple, yet tasty, buffet of Mexican standards for only $85 MEX. This "hole in the wall" restaurant is the type that attracts me since it is primarily frequented by locals (not a place you'd see many of the SMA ex-pats in). Their pozole is excellent! Not... More 

Thank Grousedoctor
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

This is basic Mexican fare, but for the busy traveler (and the place itself is busy), it's a quick all-you-can-eat stop just off El Jardin Principal (on Relox). The soups are wonderful (though they could be a little hotter). And incredibly, we liked the pasta too. Reasonably priced.

Thank Seth F
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

If u r hungry and do not want to spend to much come here you serve yourself and eat just like that. The fajitas and the rice are the best. IMPORTANT drinks are not included.

Thank Carolina M
San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

I had late breakfast there and became sick for three days. I went to tell them and the owner said that it was "bad luck". To begin, they have a sign outside that says 50 pesos, and i came in and sat down, once inside i saw another sign that said 80 pesos so i asked wich one was the... More 

Thank moshka1
Chicago, IL
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2015

Ate here twice during our one week visit to San Miguel. Food is set out on a sumptuous all you can buffet that includes soups, salads, entrees, side dishes, etc etc etc. You won't leave hungry! Convenient location on Relox, long one-half block below the Jardin Allende. Family owned. Friendly staff and extremely reasonable price. More than extremely reasonable in... More 

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Rahway, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2015

We passed this restaurant during our day trip to San Miguel de Allende. I am a huge fan of authentic, hole in the wall type establishments, and this definitely fits the bill. It was full of locals and tiny, perhaps 6 tables. Lunch was 80 pesos (around US $7) for an all-you-can-eat buffet including 2 or 3 kinds of soup,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Restaurant features
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Relox #15, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
  • Phone Number: +52 415 152 6677

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