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Miguel's Cocina

) #89 of 3,996 Restaurants in San Diego $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
2444 San Diego Ave, San Diego, CA 92110-2836
+1 619-298-9840
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cheese dip” (15 reviews)
“tacos” (43 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
2444 San Diego Ave, San Diego, CA 92110-2836
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1 - 10 of 449 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The hotels and bars give out a coupon for a free appetizer and it's a joke. You get some chips with a small amount of cheese and tomatoes on top. The other half of plate is fried calamari which none of us touched. The main...More

Thank ddmullis
Reviewed 4 days ago

The famous margarita comes in a disposable shaker. It was bland. The food included rubbery blue corn tortillas. Awkward layout on the patio. Nothing was specially good to us. Wish we could make a recommendation for what to try here but we will try somewhere...More

Thank PhultonPhorever
Reviewed 6 days ago

We parked - saw a large line at a Mexican restaurant across the street, and with an eye wink we discovered Miguel's. On this Saturday around 12:30pm we were promptly seated and served. Our server deftly explained our dishes and even took 3 trips to...More

Thank concertpix
Reviewed 6 days ago

So many Mexican restaurants in Old Town! What to choose? One had a line out the door. We were tempted by that one. But we chose Miguel's, across the street. We were seated on a nice patio, and the server was prompt. Good chips and...More

Thank hallthat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Of all the different things you can get when you eat Mexican food, I love cheese enchiladas the most. Miguel's was very good. My hubby had calamari something which he declared good. Sadly, due to days of eating Mexican food in Old Town, the restaurants...More

Thank twinswin1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My cousin and I were visiting San Diego and decided to meet in Old Town for dinner. Some of the restaurants are very popular among tourists (largely attracted by the fresh tortillas been made outside!) and have long lines. Right across from some of these...More

Thank PAllavurS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Miguel's because it was closest to where we were staying. As is typical in Old Town there was a line outside but the hostess was friendly and accurate with her information. Things went downhill once we were inside. Our server introduced herself...More

Thank Fred A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Checking out the reviews for Mexican food in Old Town, you will be presented with a handful of options, one of which I can heartily recommend. MIguel's was estupendo..!! Nachos arrived immediately, and the drinks were very resonably priced. All food was also excellent and...More

Thank TarquinNibbles
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For a family of four, over priced! Salsa was good, cheese okay-grainy. Food was cold, cheese unmelted- had the jefe meal. Steak had flavor, but enchilada and tamale cold and sour in taste. Kids had typical America fare, food was hot and probably best part...More

Thank kcsmiles33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was such a let down. I know from lots of experience that you don't need to pay a lot for GOOD Mexican food. The fish tacos were loaded with vegetables and very little fish. My cheese enchiladas were overcooked on top and under...More

Thank Theodora C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2444 San Diego Ave, San Diego, CA 92110-2836
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 619-298-9840
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