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San Miguel Grill

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506 W University Dr, McKinney, TX 75069-4823
+1 972-548-2345
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Typical Americanized Mexican fare. Basic menu, nothing extraordinary. Food was okay, salsa was decent. The margaritas were really good and strong for the price.

Thank ordssbill
McKinney, Texas
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177 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Been eating here for 30 yrs but been a long time since went for supper. Love salsa. I love their specialty items. Regular Tex mex is just ok. Margaritas are good. I like eating in a local restaurant. Get tired of the chains.

Thank Kma M
Charleston, Arkansas
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped here on a whim and sure was impressed. The food was superb and the service was excellent and friendly. Very clean and nicely decorated. Check it out, you won't be sorry.

Thank cancerkiller
Harrison, Idaho
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Authentic Mexican family owned spot that has been a staple for our get togethers for 20 years. We had a great time and a great waitress who has been there for 18 years... Filet with stuffed poblano pepper never disappoints.

Thank EastSideCDA
McKinney, Texas
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Locally popular with decades of devoted clientele. Family owned with chef from San Miguel, Mexico. My husband enjoys the authentic dishes with chorizo, bistec, and chili relleno, while I go for ordinary Tex-Mex, which is also pleasing, but not above average. The owners usually greet us, often by name, and they treat all diners in this way. We usually visit... More 

Thank Donna R
McKinney, Texas
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790 reviews
468 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I read about this restaurant in one of the local guides that highlight happenings in the area. We decided to try it. The place is really nice and the wait staff friendly and courteous. The food was really good. I really liked the salsa as it was not too hot but still had some kick. The owner came by our... More 

Thank DDay1959
Dallas, Texas
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

FAMILY business, come on Wednesday night for happy hour! Many local folks dine here, make it a Wednesday night event and week after week you will see many of the same local folks! highly recommend -- come early! Food is fabulous, staff is friendly!!

Thank vintage1960
McKinney, Texas
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282 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Have been eating here off and on for the past 15 years and the food and hospitality is always the same. You know you will be greeted as friends and served quickly and efficiently. Food is consistently good and served hot and fresh.

Thank TexasTraveler7507047
Round Rock, Texas
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140 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Our family decided to try San Miguel Grill after finding it on Trip Advisor and reading the reviews. We weren't disappointed!!! Excellent food, great margaritas and fantastic service. Everything was reasonably priced ($4.50 for margarita on the rocks!) :-) My husband ordered the chicken enchiladas which were moist and very flavorful. I had the cheese enchiladas with chili topping and... More 

Thank syd21300
Princeton, United States
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is a wonderful place to go for great food and nice atmosphere. I especially love the Chicken Chihuahua which is not on the menu, but if you ask for it, is always available. It's not dog meat, but named after their dog as many of the items on the menu are named after family members.

Thank Barbara H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 506 W University Dr, McKinney, TX 75069-4823
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  McKinney
  • Phone Number: +1 972-548-2345

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?