Top Choice Food in Trujillo

Pastelería Basilio

Just down the hill south of the Plaza Mayor, this old-school pastry shop has been around since 1939 and is still run by the same family. It serves up traditional Spanish pastries in all their glory, as well as regio…
Food in Mérida

Joaquín Luna

This is the place for extremeño deli items, such as top-notch jamón from Extremadura and Torta del Casar cheese. It also sells mini rolls called pulguitas filled with jamón (€1.50), and has a lunch special of a raci…
Food in Zafra

Joaquín Luna

An outlet for one of Extremadura's well-respected producers of jamón and other cured meats, plus local cheeses. Also does tasty €1 pulguitas (mini filled rolls) packed with jamón or Torta del Casar, as well as some …
Food in Trujillo

Monasterio de Santa Marta

As is the custom throughout Spain, the nuns at this 15th-century convent bake their own pastries and sell them to the public. If the door's open, enter the entrance hall, put your money in the niche (€5 for a dozen …
Food in Cáceres

El Siglo

Connected with Degusta San Juan, El Siglo serves a wider-than-usual range of extremeño foods and takes care of all your picnic needs in one go, including jamón and other cured meats, Torta del Casar cheese, pimentón…
Food in Alcántara

Artesanía Pepi

This wonderful old pastry shop sells the much-loved local pastry, known as mormentera, which is filled with honey and almonds and has strong links to Arab and Sephardic recipes from the region's past. Opening hours …
Food in Zafra


Specialising in the finest cured meats, cheeses and some extremeño wines, Iberllota is perfect for picnic treats and local-flavour gifts. Tuck into jamón-stuffed pulguitas (mini-bocadillos, or filled rolls; €1) whil…
Food in Mérida

Nico Jimenez

Selling some of Extremadura's best jamón, Nico Jimenez is both deli and tapas bar where you can sample the produce before you buy. There are more sit-down options nearby.
Food in Sierra de Gata & Las Hurdes

El Tio Picho

Las Hurdes is known for its excellent honey and El Tio Picho sells a good selection, as well as other local produce.
Food & Drinks in Cáceres

Sello Ibérico Gabriel Mostazo

One of the best delis in town, with plenty of cheeses, jamón, wines and fresh and tinned local products.