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Muro Cafe

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San Gabriel 1 | Barrio del Obraje, San Miguel de Allende 37725, Mexico
+52 415 152 6341
09:00 - 16:00
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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Cafe Muro has moved to a location that's a little out of the way, but worth the trip. We were there for their fixed price Valentine's Day celebration. It started with music and cocktails on the roof overlooking the city. Wonderful vibe and a great way to meet people, but not very romantic for couples due to the noise of... More 

1 Thank hubcondo
Saint Louis, Missouri
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54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were going to the Museum of the Masks but we were too early! we thought we might find a place to eat breakfast nearby but that was not the case so we asked our taxi driver to "take us anywhere"! for something to eat. He suggested this place, it was kinda nearby but you have to be a mountain... More 

1 Thank Murri99
Wurzburg, Germany
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293 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a perfect place in SMA to have a wonderful delicious breakfast or brunch. The quality of the coffee in all its varieties is outstanding and the food is fresh and with the flavor of the Mexican kitchen. I heard some Mexican tourists that the portions are very small and not sufficiently, but you have to know that the... More 

1 Thank ralfkrueger2211
Charlotte, North Carolina
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went for breakfast and it was wonderful. I had a typical tortillas, beans eggs etc. My husband went back twice.

1 Thank potterslove
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I was looking forward to brunch with friends at Muro. It began with a weak lukewarm espresso, a cold cappuccino that had to be sent back and progressed to an omelette that was inedible. Management refused to replace the meal for free. That was their call. But it was the rudeness and attitude of staff that shocked us. Continue to... More 

Thank Jalee15
Gerardo A, Propietario at Muro Cafe, responded to this review

After almost 8 years in business with our Cafe, and more than 75 as family business, We have seen many type of customers! We have learn that even as much as We do, it is sometimes impossible to please everybody! Not even Jesus has capable of doing so! We remember you very well because the moment you arrive you were... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant located to the edge of the city in a very scenic site and the food matches the magical vistas.... the staff are very present but not intrusive ... such a warm greeting each time we have visited... this visit we chose the menu del dia, began with delicious soups, then chili's on negada and chocolate cake to complete... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us came for a late breakfast. This is a hidden gem. Service was great. 3 of us had the huevos rancheros with chopped sausage and red sauce. Served with black beans and chips covered with green sauce and cheese. We all loved it. One had the eggs Benedict served with salad which she enjoyed. Can't wait to return... More 

Thank Roberta H
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to have a Mexican breakfast experience, don't hesitate go to MURO Restaurant, the flavors and seasoning are just the perfect balance, not to spicy but enough to give you a kick, splendid also in their portions, great service and pet friendly What else?

Thank ceci979
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16 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is very nice piece, comfortable, relaxing but I did not enjoy the food the proportion is small for Mexican person. I ate enchiladas but they were sweet .

Thank Yuridia G
Gerardo A, Propietario at Muro Cafe, responded to this review
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Thank you for your comment, one of the things excells our restaurant is the size of the dishes we serve,... More 

scottsdale, az
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

I visited this GREAT restaurant several times while in San Miguel.................terrific value for the $$ and the fresh juices are terrific...................

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 15
Mexican, Brew Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Gabriel 1 | Barrio del Obraje, San Miguel de Allende 37725, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
  • Phone Number: +52 415 152 6341
MuRo Named after the two surnames of one of the two guys who own it, Cafe MuRo open in Loreto Street stayed there from May 2010 to recently when it moved to its new venue at 1 San Gabriel St. in the beautiful Barrio del Obraje, just few setos from Fabrica La Aurora. It has been known for the quality of food and friendship of the staff- Cafe MuRo is a prestigious establishment well known for its cozy and homey atmosphere and popularity with locales and foreigners. Many regulars bring out-of-town visitors who want to get a "feel" of Mexican flavors in a not pretentious place. Cafe MuRo is much more a pleasant than the location might suggest. Not much to look at from the street, until you spy the delicacies within. The menu consists of simple, well-cooked, fresh and traditional Mexican food. Wonderful home-bread and soups, salad, good-sized portions, and fair prices make it a great place for everybody. Staff is friendly and helpful. When you come to MuRo, you are guaranteed a good meal and friendly service everybody time. Highlights include breakfast all day, a salad to die for and strong Mexican cofee that will knock you out. We assure you that once you are sitting in Cafe MuRo enjoying its food and service, you might want to stay longer that you originally tought! See you soon!

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