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 Palencia

Restaurante Casa Lucio

This Palencia institution has recently combined an asador (restaurant specialising in roasted meats) with a slick new gastrobar. Gone is the air of tradition, replaced by a sense of creativity bursting out of the ki…
Top Choice Castilian in Ávila

Soul Kitchen

Opened in 2013, this restaurant has the kind of contemporary energy that can seem lacking in Avila's more staid restaurants. The eclectic menu changes regularly and ranges from salads with dressings like chestnut an…
Top Choice Castilian in Soria

Baluarte

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 …
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 Valladolid

Martín Quiroga

With just four tables and a typical waiting list of a month, you might imagine that this extraordinarily high-quality gastrobar would have prices to match. It doesn't. There is no menu – dishes depend on what's seas…
Top Choice Spanish in Segovia

Casa Duque

Cochinillo asado (roast suckling pig) has been served at this atmospheric mesón (tavern) since the 1890s. For the uninitiated, try the menú de degustación (€40), which includes cochinillo. Downstairs is the informal…
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 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 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-…