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-…
Italian in Segovia

La Almuzara

If you're a vegetarian, you don't need to feel like an outcast in this resolutely carnivorous city. La Almuzara offers a dedicated vegetarian menu, as well as pizzas, pastas and 17 innovative salads. They're not too…
Pastelería in Segovia

Limón y Menta

This patisserie just off Plaza Mayor is a good place to indulge in your passion for ponche segoviano, a rich, lemon-infused sponge cake coated with marzipan and topped in icing sugar with a distinctive criss-cross p…
Spanish in Segovia

El Sitio

The bar here is always crowded with locals here for the tapas and larger raciones to go with their cañas (draught beer) and vinos. The menu is traditional and well priced; dishes are served in a dining room with exp…
Lebanese in Segovia


Just around the corner from the main tourist office, this welcome addition to Segovia's restaurant scene dishes up all the Middle Eastern favourites: hummus, falafel, shawarma, stuffed vine leaves, moussaka and cous…
Spanish in Segovia

Cueva de San Esteban

All the usual Segovia dishes are here, but it's also a good place to try the cocido (meat and chickpea stew) that's so typical of inland Spain. On Thursday lunchtimes, the three-course cocido completo (€10) is Segov…
Grill in Segovia

Mesón de Cándido

Set in a delightful 18th-century building in the shadow of the aqueduct, Mesón de Cándido is famous for its cochinillo asado (roast suckling pig) and dishes such as pheasant. Reservations recommended.