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El Correo

Correo 23, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tortilla soup” (23 reviews)
“soups” (11 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Correo 23, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I grew up on the California version of Mexican food, and for any even more authentic version you shouldn't miss this gem. As elsewhere noted, the tortilla soup is unique and really fabulous-try it with the smoky chili peppers they bring as...More

Thank Frank Y
Reviewed 5 days ago

San Miguel is a great town, but if you really enjoy the intense and varied flavors of Mexico, it can be a little dull. El Correo is great for mole if that is your thing, and it sure is mine. Fresh tortillas, rice, beans, red...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

The food is delicious but after seeing extremely poor hygiene disciple, we will never return, despite the fact that this was a regular and enjoyable stop in the past.

Thank BSA74
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Good service. Very reasonable prices. The best tortilla soup we have found in SMA. The hot sauces/salsas are great. No complaints.

Thank johnmichael183
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I had the Tortilla soup and my wife had the creamy Bean soup, both were great We shared the Chaquilles and casadelis. All of it was good but not outstanding. The waiter was attentive and very friendly. Not the fanciest place, but a good choice,...More

Thank Scott J
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a must stop for me when traveling to SMA. The menu is extensive and the the quality of the ingredients is top notch! Staff is excellent. The drawback at this visit was extreme lack of hygiene discipline. New server comes in, puts...More

2  Thank BSA74
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We were amazed that there were lines out front waiting to get into this restaurant. As for the wait was not worth the effort. We found it difficult to communicate with the staff. The food was just average and the price typical of San Miguel....More

Thank milehighbullet1
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We needed a light meal on a Monday evening before meeting folks later for drinks. El Correo was a perfect choice. The sopa Azteca with its array of condiments satisfied our hunger and allowed us to enjoy the entire evening. Our server was quick, polite,...More

Thank jandago
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Came here twice and had the chile rellenos, which were delicious! They have a good selection of mezcal that comes with a shot of homemade tomato juice.

Thank FoieGrasLosAngeles
Reviewed 3 April 2017

It's not fancy but the menu is great, the service is excellent and the food is delicious. I can't remember everything I've eaten here but on my last trip I very much enjoyed the Enchiladas del Portal - chicken enchiladas cooked on the grill with...More

Thank CanadaNoG
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Correo 23, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
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This is a restaurant which serves few gringos who seem to love places which are tailored for serving the expat population. El Correo has excellent food and wonderful service. it's a brief walk from the Jardin and when we were there we went to El Correo 3 times. Gets 4.5 stars in my book. It deserves to be reviewed on TripAdvisor.
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