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El Jardin

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Everyone's gathering place...

The rich come from across the World; locals come in form the surrounding villages and towns. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gfellow
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Detroit, Michigan
The Jardin is always full of action check it out

Perfect for evening strolls or just sitting and watching the locals. The little local bands come in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jakartamoon
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Villages, FL
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The city's crowded center plaza is located at the heart of the historic district.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“people watch” (70 reviews)
“break dancers” (11 reviews)
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The rich come from across the World; locals come in form the surrounding villages and towns. The Mexican middle class pour into town from Mexico City on the weekends. If you like to people-watch, take a seat on one of the park benches; this is...More

Thank gfellow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect for evening strolls or just sitting and watching the locals. The little local bands come in after dinner and play for couples or party groups. Grab an ice cream cone or fresh hot roasted corn on the cob and relax under the trees with...More

Thank jakartamoon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Right in front of the "Parroquia", in the heart of San Miguel. Cast iron benches under the trees make for a good resting spot in the shade. Around the square are gift shops, restaurants, ice cream, etc.

Thank Marcus P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

El Jardin is an active gathering place in front of the Parroquia, and the meeting place for the Monday, Wednesday and Friday HIstorical Walking tour by the Biblioteca. You're likely to see not only vendors (present, but not pushy), but musicians, happy couples, playing children,...More

1  Thank TLM0928
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely central area with shaded park. Lots of restaurants near by. We enjoyed sitting here and watching the people.

Thank DianneCGraham
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the way México's towns should look like. Friendly vendors. People enjoying themselves. Truly wonderful. I love it.

Thank eduardops60
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

There is always something going on at the Square. It is the center of the city, and where the locals come every night with their families to eat ice cream and play. If you're lucky you'll witness several excellent mariachi bands, or even live music...More

Thank woozel
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We have dined at El Jardin a few times now and we have not been disappointed. The service is impeccable and the food is always great. I love the Escargot and the Oyster Rockefeller.

Thank krp87b
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

I am certain like most reviewers, this is a must see. In fact, you cannot help but see it while visiting SMA. Everything in this area is beautiful. Sit peacefully under one of these well manicured trees and I hope you'll agree.

Thank jimsnelling
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Cute shops, lovely area for all things social. We were lucky enough to be here during a wedding ceremony and procession. So much fun and joy during a special time. Great parade and a donkey carrying tequila shots for ALL!

Thank tampapooch
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bluebird78133
31 January 2017|
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Response from Greekcook | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Can't. My friend bought one and remarked it was surprisingly cheap though.
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Juan A
24 October 2016|
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Response from Sandandsun29 | Reviewed this property |
It is totally doable . The cobblestone streets and sidewalks are narrow but accessible
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marsha r
27 January 2015|
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Response from Achapatsy | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I would strongly recommend Bajio Go, where you can arrange a shuttle to any airport (shared trip or not). New vans and trucks, professional drivers and reasonable prices (U$ 150 for a one-pax one-way trip to DF or half... More
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