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El Tupinamba

Calle Zacateros 45, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
+52 415 154 5521
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (11 reviews)
“tapas” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Spanish, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle Zacateros 45, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Good Spanish food with a nice ambience and live music bands playing anything from blues to rock. Indoor outdoor seating, pleasant staff.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Andrea W
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Good food, good drinks, good music, good atmosphere and owner and waiters excellent service. Parking on premises

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 90RafaelG
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Their fresh tuna as as good as I have in SMA and their bar is friendly. The flamenco entertainment the night we were there made it all fun. Will return.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank SMA51
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

This is actually several bars in one. Downstairs there is a great live music bar (with great music - rock or blues from what I saw) and a separate cocktail bar. Upstairs there is a fantastic multi level rooftop bar with a DJ and dance...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Blake S
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

We went for a Spanish night out and to see the show. The show was great, we had a couple of beers that took for ever to arrive, in fact we had to order the beer 3 times and different waiters, we ask for the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Andrea R
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a change from Mexican food for a meal and found it at Tupinamba. The service and good was top notch. We were seated in a beautiful courtyard. The seared tuna and steak were spot on. Loved it!

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank cstocker
Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

Only a little over a year old. Tiny place with wonderful paella, good mussels and my husband says delicious salmon that he didn’t offer a taste of. My daughter had something with favs beans that I can’t pronounce but it too was delicious The owners...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Cydniereich
Reviewed January 5, 2018

Tupinamba was a very pleasant experience. The female owner greeted us and made us feel very welcome. Sergio was our waiter, and he was fantastic. All the tapas and pinxtos we ordered were prepared perfectly and seasoned to perfection. We had a bottle of Convento...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Pepper S
Reviewed October 20, 2017

We were tired and hungry and passed by this on our way to a restaurant err never found. It was the best stroke of luck: our table was in the patio, with live music nearby, but not overwhelming, and the food was delicious. We had...More

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank swpr0f
Reviewed August 12, 2017

We had a fabulous and fun meal here! It was Flamenco dancing and music the night we enjoyed tapas at this little known gem of a place. It was opened by a bullfighter and has a rustic, cool San Miguel ambience. Since one of the...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank D5934XNwendyh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Zacateros 45, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
  • Phone Number: +52 415 154 5521
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