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Miguel's Cocina

2444 San Diego Ave, San Diego, CA 92110-2836
+1 619-298-9840
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (41 reviews)
“cheese dip” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 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 2 weeks ago via mobile

The title says it all for me. We ate here 2 days in row. The service was good , the atmosphere was good and the food was fantastic. There are lots of choices in Old Town for food .....this is a great choice .

Thank MikeK174
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here after visiting another Mexican restaurant in Old Town on a previous night and based on that we weren’t expecting a lot, another tourist trap perhaps. We were wrong! Everything was very good and the queso dip is excellent! The chips and salsa/queso...More

Thank DebS1353
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good atmosphere, nice presentation of food. Some different choices that I don't normally see, like a chili rellano stuffed with meat. While good, nothing quality and taste wise that you would expect at any Resturant. Wait staff take order and bring bill, otherwise service is...More

Thank nursetrek
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Came here on a busy Friday night for some dinner. While other very touristy and popular restaurants in the area had a very long wait, there was no line at Miguel's and we we're seated right away. Great and cozy atmosphere. The food was incredibly...More

Thank lily6669
Reviewed 6 December 2017

John the bar tender pour great drinks at the bar and the service he provides is very efficient, professional and quick. The prices for Happy Hour are real a good deal on drinks and food but the drinks only last from 3 - 6 pm....More

Thank Erlinda M
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Seated quickly. Heated patio. Slow service. Nice atmosphere. Chips & Salsa - chips ordinary, salsa heavy on cilantro, warm queso included Margarita - I got a frozen one and it was smoothly blended with no ice chunks & they didn’t skip on the alcohol, however,...More

Thank TeaTimeSmiles
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

The food and beverages make you want more!! The atmosphere is a outdoor style with great views of old town!

Thank Darla B
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Your meal begins with a basket or tortilla chips, fresh salsa and cheese dip. Our waitress provided great service. I had the strawberry margarita and their tilapa taco from their special menu. The fresh strawberry margarita comes with salt on the rim, which I scraped...More

Thank traveltips621
Reviewed 15 November 2017

For our purposes Miguel's delivered. My daughter and I were hoping for a quick meal before a tour. We arrived at a popular dinner time and were given a wait of 20 minutes and told to stand in a line they had roped off along...More

Thank JCJake
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Wonderful food, and some of the best Mexican Food I've had in SoCal. Don't be intimidated by the Surf & Turf burrito, It's actually pretty good, although I wish they put more shrimp in it. Queso Dip was beyond good by the way

Thank Cameron L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 619-298-9840
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