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El Cafe de la Mancha

Recreo 21A | Between Hospicio and Terraplen Streets, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
+52 415 152 7930
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good4%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beans” (5 reviews)
“chai” (3 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
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Recreo 21A | Between Hospicio and Terraplen Streets, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Friendly owners. Great coffees from espresso and Turkish toto aeropress and cold brewed. Strong WiFi. Light snacks and pastries. Etc etc etc etc etc etc.

Thank Captpeter1
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Best coffee in town plus sandwich or snack! Darling family! Everyone we meet loves their coffee and family!

Thank Patti R
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I've been going to this coffee place since they opened, and still enjoy the great coffee and unbeatable service. I usually have a latte or an americano, but have also dabbled in their exotic hot chocolates and cold coffee drinks from time to time. The...More

Thank furnmtz
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Spending several weeks in San Miguel de Allende to determine if we want too be here. Already decided if we do move here, this is going to be a favored spot to relax, read, and write. We love the large blackboard showing the many ways...More

Thank Steven O
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We came with a relatively large family/group and ordered several types of drinks, cappuccinos, cold brew coffee, an Indian style hot chocolate, mocha chai, and fruit smoothies. Everyone in our family loved, loved, loved their drinks! The owners were quite friendly and provided excellent service....More

Thank BadBroncoBlues
Christian Z, Gerente at El Cafe de la Mancha, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Thank you for you valuable opinion and we are proud to offer drinks that love them. We look forward to your visit again.

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

The service at this place was horrible. Barista was rude and did not treat us as a place like San Miguel de Allende deserves. After we ordered, the ETA for our order was +30 minutes and we were the only customers at the moment. Plenty...More

Thank Andrés A
Christian Z, Gerente at El Cafe de la Mancha, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017
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Gracias por su opinión. Lamentamos no ser el tipo de lugar que usted buscaba. Solo por mencionar que no se...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017

Such a nice little place on a nice little street. The baristas are very sweet and good. Coffee is excellent and is served any way that you want. I ordered a chicken baguette and one of the barista just went into the back kitchen for...More

Thank Marjo210
Christian Z, Gerente at El Cafe de la Mancha, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thanks for your gentle opinion, we hope that on your next visits you still have a great experience. Greetings from manager.

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Small and unassuming, but what a hidden treasure. The café is small and charming. The baristas whip up the best coffee, made from Mexican grown beans and locally roasted. They know their coffee and how to prepare it. Ask for the cold pressed coffee. It...More

Thank Eisosnane
Reviewed 10 May 2017

The real deal .... strong coffee from different areas of Mexico. Prepared in whatever way you prefer...a great start to a morning wake up call before you start discovering San Miguel on foot !!

Thank Solano10
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Friendly people. Lovely lemonade or coffee made fresh. Only 4 tables and a small bar counter. Nice to sit here and relax after the hills.

Thank Patricia J
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Gary W
25 September 2015|
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Response from Christian Z | Property representative |
Hello Gary! At cafe de La Mancha we serve paninis and home baked cookies and desserts, but if was necessary you can bring your own food. Thanks for asking, have a nice day!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 AM
9:00 AM - 6:00 AM
9:00 AM - 6:00 AM
9:00 AM - 6:00 AM
9:00 AM - 6:00 AM
9:00 AM - 6:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Recreo 21A | Between Hospicio and Terraplen Streets, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
  • Phone Number: +52 415 152 7930
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