Restaurants

Top Choice Contemporary Spanish in Cáceres

Atrio

With a stunning location in the heart of old-town Cáceres, this is Extremadura's top restaurant. Chic contemporary design and service that's both formal and friendly back up the wonderful, inventive culinary creatio…
Top Choice Tapas in Cáceres

La Cacharrería

Local flavours and ingredients combine in exquisite, international-inspired concoctions at this packed-out, minimalist-design tapas bar tucked into an old-town house. Solomillo (tenderloin) in Torta del Casar cheese…
Top Choice Spanish in Zafra

La Rebotica

This refined restaurant in the heart of Zafra's old town delivers with its traditional meaty menu and subtly sophisticated setting among wall mirrors, leather chairs and yellow-washed walls. Dine on elegantly prepar…
Top Choice Spanish in La Vera

Villa Xarahiz

Offering spectacular sierra views from the terrace and the upmarket wood-beamed dining room, this hotel restaurant 1km north of Jaraíz is one of La Vera's best bets for Spanish wines and smart regional food, featuri…
Top Choice Spanish in Mérida

La Bodeguilla

A real local favourite, packed-out La Bodeguilla ticks all the right boxes – friendly service, well-priced food and a refreshingly varied menu that spans the full range of extremeño and wider specialities (grilled m…
Top Choice Spanish in Mérida

Tábula Calda

This inviting yellow-washed space, filled with tilework and greenery, serves well-priced, quality meals encompassing Spain's favourite staples. Everything either comes from its garden or is sourced from within 100km…
Top Choice Extremaduran in Hervás

Nardi

Nardi impresses with rich, classic dishes given a contemporary zing, served in a warm, elegant dining room with wood beams, yellow walls and rustic art. Extremaduran meats, such as solomillo ibérico de bellota (Iber…
Top Choice Extremaduran in Plasencia

Casa Juan

Tucked down a quiet old-town lane, welcoming Casa Juan does well-prepared extremeño meat dishes (such as roast suckling pig) plus some tasty vegetarian and gluten-free bites. Start with locally made olive oil and br…
Spanish in Trujillo

El 7 de Sillerías

With a friendly local buzz, snug wood-beamed interior and elegantly presented traditional fare, this cafe-bar-restaurant just southeast off the Plaza Mayor is the pick of Trujillo's eateries. Tasty menu choices incl…
Contemporary Spanish in Mérida

El Trasiego

Fresh on Mérida's culinary scene, super-popular El Trasiego mixes rustic-chic decor with a fun contemporary vibe and exquisite creative dishes infused with local ingredients. Denim-clad waiters deliver bread in meta…