Mérida's most spectacular Roman monument, and the only one to once again fulfil its original function – the theatre hosts performances...
Museo Nacional de Arte Romano
On no account should you miss this fabulous museum, which has a superb collection of statues, mosaics, frescoes, coins and other Roman...
Head straight for the pretty patio with tables set under a large lemon tree at this informal place where the speciality is tortillinas ...
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Lonely Planet review
A step up in class from the touristy restaurants clustered around the Roman theatre entrance, this is a place to try high-quality Extremadura hams, patés and cheeses, accompanied by underrated Ribera del Guadiana wines. There's a pleasant terrace, competent service, and a shop to buy anything you liked the taste of.