Restaurants

Top Choice Spanish in Ciudad Rodrigo

Parador Enrique II

Ciudad Rodrigo's most celebrated restaurant, the rather formal Parador serves up some exquisite local cooking, but we recommend ordering one of the set menus to make sure you sample a range of tastes. Roasted meats …
Top Choice Tapas in Ciudad Rodrigo

Zascandil

A fashionable spot with an art deco look to accompany the pretty-as-a-picture gastro tapas (such as sashimi and gourmet miniburgers). Organic veg come from the owner's huerta (market garden) and eco-wines are served…
Tapas in Ciudad Rodrigo

El Sanatorio

Dating from 1937, the interior here doubles as a fascinating social history of the town. The walls are papered floor to ceiling with B&W photos, mainly of the annual Carnaval and bullfights. The tapas and racion…
Tapas in Ciudad Rodrigo

Mesón La Paloma

One of those agreeable Spanish bars where you can have breakfast, graze on tapas, or sit down for a top-class meal. The grilled meats are a highlight, and it's a great place to try the local speciality, farinato (a …
Spanish in Ciudad Rodrigo

Bar Restaurante Tamborino II

Spring lamb cooked in a wood-fired oven or rice with prawns and lobster – they may be radically different dishes but the specialities here are equally good.
Seafood in Ciudad Rodrigo

La Pulpería de Evaristo

Brightly lit and decorated with nets and fishing paraphernalia, the seafood here is arguably the best in town. Choose from a long menu that includes paella or bacalao (cod) prepared a variety of ways. Half-size raci…