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Buenos Aires Bistro

Calle Mesones 62, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
+52 415 154 6390
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (38 reviews)
“gnocchi” (7 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Argentinian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Calle Mesones 62, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Steaks, short ribs. Gnocchi, mashed potatoes, grilled vegetables, creamy polenta all excellent. Dry friendly and funny server. 2 guitarist have a list of songs they will sing, not too pushy. Paper napkins. Ricotta, wasn't and ham sorrentinos served beautifully but are very rich, could only...More

Thank corneliaz431
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

The Buenos Aires Bistro was the highlight of our trip. Cozy, intimate setting and the food was delicious. We shared the bruschetta,the Argentine thick cut strip steak (which was grilled perfectly), the mushrooms and a vegetable. Started with perfectly chilled martinis and had a perfect...More

Thank Dgdoddsbell
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Although a bit pricey for SMA, but worth every dime for 2 gin tonics, steak with sides and a delicious salmon tortellini pasta large portion with chunks of mouthwatering salmon in a creamy tomato sauce! Met the owner, so friendly and personable whose family hails...More

Thank Cathe W
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Excellent service, the setting, the steaks, the music. The owner was charming. A great romantic night.

Thank Sherpa325710
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Best steaks in town. Highly recommend the mushrooms sautéed in Malbec. Service was good. Reservations recommended as this is a very small place. Get a table by the window if you can. Plan to return.

Thank HoustonSailor
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

I love the atmosphere of this place. It’s very small, probably only 8 tables. The service was excellent and the food was really good. The only reason I didn’t give it 5 stars is because our short ribs were a little tough in spots; the...More

Thank Jan G
Reviewed 2 September 2018

The food is good and it is quiet, so this for me was two attractions. You go through an art gallery in Mesones to get to the hotel, which given the hideosity and banality of the art shown is about the only disadvantage.

Thank Clare K
Reviewed 1 September 2018

To enter the restaurant, as soon as you step inside the building from the sidewalk, turn immediately right. If you continue straight ahead you'll say hello to the folks at the hotel check-in desk (like we did) and be redirected to where you came from....More

Thank justinenv
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We have lived in San Miguel for 15 years and this is now our favorite fine dining restaurant. (There are several less expensive quality restaurants as well). But when you want the best lamb chops outside of Mexico City, and consistently quality steaks, and a...More

Thank DuaneSandul
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

The prices are a 4 $ it is expensive,they only had tables on the terrace and the service was very poor We ordered the pasta which was alright but the steaks aren’t high quality as they mention the meat was tough. Overall bad service there...More

Thank Estela V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Mesones 62, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
  • Phone Number: +52 415 154 6390
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An intimate setting for you to discover a little piece of Buenos Aires in San Miguel de Allende. Fine yet casual dining as you would encounter in the capital of Argentina, with traditional dishes such as Empanadas, Provoleta, Certified Angus Beef steaks, ravioli, gnocchi, pastas, risotto and a wide selection of Argentine wines.
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