Templo de Diana
Inaccurately named, for it's now known to have been dedicated to the Imperial cult, this temple stood in the municipal forum, where the...
Museo de Arte Visigodo
Many of the Visigothic objects unearthed in Mérida are exhibited in this archaeological museum, just off Plaza de España. It's a...
Pórtico del Foro
The restored Pórtico del Foro, the municipal forum's portico, is just along the road from the Templo de Diana.
Under the arches of the Ayuntamiento on the Plaza de España's northeastern side, La Moett is a classy option for a coffee or...
Long admired as a local favourite, this is one of the classier city dining options. Its relaxing ground-floor bar serves raciones while...
Casa Benito information
Lonely Planet review
Squeeze onto a tiny stool in the wood-panelled dining room, prop up the bar or relax on the sunny terrace for tapas at this bullfighting enthusiasts' hang-out, with walls plastered with photos, posters and memorabilia from the ring. The tapas are original and tasty; the upstairs restaurant specialises in roasts and is also a fine choice.