Restaurants

Top Choice Tapas in Burgos

Cervecería Morito

Cervecería Morito is the undisputed king of Burgos tapas bars and as such it's always crowded. A typical order is alpargata (lashings of cured ham with bread, tomato and olive oil) or the revueltos Capricho de Burgo…
Top Choice Castilian in Burgos

El Huerto de Roque

Come here for an inexpensive lunch with plenty of choice. The emphasis is on the ecological, with a menu that changes with the seasons and according to what produce is fresh and good in the local market. The atmosph…
Castilian in Burgos

Casa Ojeda

Dating from 1912, this Burgos institution, all sheathed in dark wood with stunning mullioned windows, is one of the best places in town to try cordero asado or morcilla de Burgos, but there are some surprising twist…
Modern Spanish in Burgos

Mari Castaña

This bright place takes some tired old culinary concepts and freshens them up with great success. The plato combinado, that meat-and-three-veg warhorse, here retains the concept of a meal on one plate but is rethoug…
Seafood in Burgos

La Mejillonera

A popular stand-up place, La Mejillonera serves great mussels with a variety of sauces – we prefer them simple and steamed (al vapor). The patatas bravas (potatoes with spicy tomato sauce) and calamares (calamari) a…
Tapas in Burgos

La Favorita

Away from the main Burgos tapas hub but still close to the cathedral, La Favorita has an appealing, barn-like interior of exposed brick and wooden beams. The emphasis is on local cured meats and cheeses (try the che…
Spanish in Burgos

Restaurante L'Arruzz

The pick of the sit-down restaurants facing the cathedral, L'Arruzz does excellent rice dishes, mostly served with seafood but they're all good. A minimum of two is usually required, but arrive after the lunch or di…
Tapas in Burgos

Tapería Royal

We don't normally recommend those restaurants with photos out front of the dishes on offer. But here we'll make an exception because this place's 10 prize-winning tapas often defy description – try the deconstructed…