Perfect day: Refreshing terraces in San Miguel
By Jade Arroyo
Warm summer nights invite us to sit outside, Experience the terraces of San Miguel and relax with tapas and drinks while enjoying the beautiful city views.
Cielo, Correo # 9, 15 4 56 60
Contemporary space located inside a colonial building in the city’s centre. Enjoy the beautiful and breathtaking view of the Parroquia, and delicious drinks and tapas like originals “arrachera’s costras”,
(arrachera tacos with a tortilla made of burnt cheese). Live DJ every Saturday night.
Portales: In the portales there are two terraces, perfect to be with your dog on the town’s hearth.
-La Bella Italia, Portal Guadalupe #12, 14 4 67 58
Italian cuisine, café, bar, and excellent gelatos. For those who prefer safe classics, it’s very serene. Perfect place to watch the lights projection show on the Parroquia, happening on Fridays and Saturdays nights at 9pm. Open everyday, 9am-11pm.
-Rincón de Don Tomas, Portal Guadalupe #1, 15 2 37 80
Restaurant with Mexican traditional food. Try the speciality: pork in chile rayado, or the enchiladas, you won’t regret it. Located right in the corner with San Francisco, street that offer a large variety of boutiques, where you can buy a pair of flat sandals and a wide trim hat to protect yourself from the hot sun and walk through town.
La Azotea, Umarán #6, 15 2-49-77, 1pm-2am
This chic bar, lounge and tapas place, it’s one of the tops in people’s taste. Great ambiance, you can find people from all ages. The cocktails are impeccable and very well served and international tapas. Live DJ on weekends.
El Ten-ten-pie Cuna de Allende # 21 15 2-71-89
Causal and pleasant place, featuring Mexican food mostly, it’s open from 9am thru midnight, and until 2am on weekends, it’s a good spot to take a bit when you’re on town lat at night. Breakfast its excellent, try the chilaquiles to start your day off in this privileged terrace, behind the Parroquia. It offers a cart and a daily menu for lunch, bar and happy hour 6-8pm.