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 Spanish in Segovia

Casa Duque

Cochinillo asado has been served at this atmospheric mesón (tavern) since the 1890s. For the uninitiated, try the menú de degustacion (€37), which includes cochinillo. Downstairs is the informal cueva (cave), where …
Top Choice Castilian in Segovia

Mesón José María

Offers fine bar tapas and five dining rooms serving exquisite cochinillo asado and other local specialities – most of which, including the suckling pig, are displayed in the window. The bar is standing-room only at …
Top Choice Jewish in Segovia

Restaurante El Fogón Sefardí

Located within the Hospedería La Gran Casa Mudéjar, this is one of the most original places in town. Sephardic Jewish cuisine is served either on the intimate patio or in the splendid dining hall with original 15th-…
Top Choice Contemporary Spanish in Salamanca

Victor Gutierrez

It may have moved premises but this is still the best table in town. Chef Victor Gutierrez has a Michelin star and his place has a justifiably exclusive vibe, with an emphasis on innovative dishes with plenty of col…
Top Choice Tapas in Salamanca

La Cocina de Toño

This place owes its loyal following to its creative pinchos (tapas-like snacks) and half-servings of dishes such as escalope of foie gras with roast apple and passionfruit gelatin. The restaurant serves more traditi…
Top Choice Castilian in Puebla de Sanabria

Posada Real La Cartería

The local obsession with wild mushrooms (setas and boletus) and trucha (trout) – caught in the river below the village – is alive and well here.
Top Choice Tapas in Ciudad Rodrigo


A fashionable spot with an art deco look to accompany the pretty-as-a-picture gastro tapas (such as sashimi and gourmet mini burgers). Organic veg come from the owner's huerta (market garden) and eco-wines are serve…
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…
Top Choice Castilian in Soria


Oscar Garcia is one of Spain's most exciting new chefs and this venture in Soria appropriately showcases his culinary talents. Dishes are based on classic Castilian ingredients but treated with just enough foam and …