We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Alborada

Calle Solano, 11, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pozole” (15 reviews)
“tortillas” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin
$$ - $$$
Calle Solano, 11, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (41)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a great lunch at La Alborada, which is a few blocks off of the main tourist area in town. It was a nice mix of locals and visitors dining and the food was simple and excellent. The green chile enchiladas had an unexpected...More

Thank justinenv
Reviewed 25 January 2018

I've been trying to eat here for the last 3 weeks. I've either come on a Sunday (closed) or Christmas day (closed) or before 1pm (closed). I bet I've tried 6 or 7 times by now. Today I finally made it. Was it worth it?...More

Thank MarkfromtheIsland
Save your favourites!Keep track of your top restaurant finds.
Save now
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Menu us limited and it’s specility is Pozolo, a delicious and healthy soup. This place is very popular with the locals and expats who want a down to earth and homely meal. We visited three times and had the best Pozole ever. Also sensational are...More

1  Thank Harold B
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We stumbled on to this location by accident while looking at craft shops and it was quite a nice find. The staff welcomed us inside and we had a delicious meal at a very good price. My daughter had a tortilla soup was like a...More

Thank RishaLinda
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This is right around the corner from La Parroquia, and very easy to find. As the prior reviews say, the green enchiladas and the pozole are fantastic. You get some tortillas to break up in the pozole-it is so tasty. We went one night and...More

1  Thank Marie L
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Attentive staff, pozole was delicious! Milanesa de res was delicious.... Out of all the places we ate in SMA, La Alborada was a true gem....and cheap! Cash Only!

Thank Janeedoe415
Reviewed 1 April 2017

During our 2 week stay in SMA, we ate at La Alborada twice AND did take out twice as well. My husband is a pozole lover, like many reviewers below, and he LOVED LOVED LOVED theirs. Both times we ate there we were what appeared...More

4  Thank deniseg12345
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

This place is just around the corner from the main square and attracts domestic and foreign tourists, alike. The menu isn't extensive but they have very tasty enchiladas and pozole. Spicy, but not overwhelming. They also have litres of 'michilada' beer for only $50 MXP....More

1  Thank londoner_in_yucatan
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Our driver recommended this place as he drove us into town and he was spot on! Great pozole get the mixed its the best! Enchiladas verdes also delicious! Great price and friendly service!

1  Thank WillyMorales
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Since we've arrived to San Miguel de Allende, our search for pozole has been paramount! La Alborada has checked our search- a success! Thank you for the great customer service and food!

2  Thank Nuvia H
Nearby HotelsSee all 71 hotels in San Miguel de Allende
La Morada Hotel
160 reviews
.05 km away
Coqueta Hotel Boutique
155 reviews
.09 km away
Hotel Posada de las Monjas
113 reviews
.10 km away
Posada Carmina Hotel
89 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Restaurants
313 reviews
.11 km away
El Pegaso
704 reviews
.09 km away
El Correo
368 reviews
.08 km away
The Restaurant
1,196 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel
2,523 reviews
.09 km away
Galeria San Francisco
93 reviews
.09 km away
222 reviews
.13 km away
372 reviews
.11 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from La Alborada staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Solano, 11, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing