Restaurants

Top Choice International in San Miguel de Allende

Áperi

This courtyard restaurant inside a boutique hotel is perhaps the best spot in town for fine dining. The chef here has been given the freedom to do whatever he wants and a regularly changing menu featuring the likes …
Top Choice Peruvian in San Miguel de Allende

La Parada

This hot spot showcases Peruvian cuisine at its best. Dish presentation is as exquisite as the names ('El Quiquiriquí,' aka chicken breast and 'Chino Cochino' pork, but much fancier). The ubiquitous (and delicious) …
Top Choice Mexican in Guanajuato

Las Mercedes

In a residential area overlooking the city is Guanajuato's best restaurant, where Mexican cuisine como la abuela – grandmother's cooking that takes hours to prepare – is served. Dishes include moles hand-ground in a…
Top Choice Mexican in Guanajuato

El Jardín de los Milagros

This superb place is hidden away from the busy road outside by thick walls that encircle an ancient hacienda and well-tended garden. It's a stunning setting, whether you eat outside or in one of the charming haciend…
Top Choice Mexican in San Miguel de Allende

Vía Orgánica

This fantastic and pioneering spot has won the hearts of well-to-do San Miguelense expats thanks to its wonderful menu of Mexican food with an international twist (try a sage-seasoned turkey burger or the vegetarian…
Top Choice Mexican in San Miguel de Allende

Nomada

This gorgeous place with friendly English-speaking staff serves up some of San Miguel's best contemporary Mexican cuisine. Try its sublime pork-belly tacos, cactus salad with charred avocado or octopus tortilla with…
Top Choice Mexican in San Luis Potosí

Cafe Cortáo

This simple spot is our top pick as it's the perfect example of a fuss-free local that serves up lashings of quality Mexican meals to an appreciative crowd. All done with efficient service and a warm welcome from a …
Top Choice Cafe in San Miguel de Allende

Lavanda

A guitarist strums away during super-popular breakfasts – get there at opening time or be prepared to queue – at this lovely place where killer coffee, superb egg dishes and delicious cazuelas are served. The charmi…
Top Choice French in Querétaro

Breton

A delightful French bakery that has a lovely semi-open-air upstairs terrace. As well as doing excellent coffee and pastries to go, it serves up delicious breakfasts and lunches, including dishes such as beef bourgui…
Top Choice Cafe in Jerez

Botica del Cafe

This utterly delightful cafe is quite the find in a small town like Jerez. Housed in an old pharmacy, Botica del Cafe serves up delicious chapatas (ciabatta sandwiches), salads and cakes, and does an array of coffee…