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Plaza Mayor 15, Salamanca, Spain
34 923 217 213
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Ranked #103 of 383 Restaurants in Salamanca
Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:45 am - 12:00 am
Sat 9:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Tapas
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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Caracas, Venezuela
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Just the location, anything else. When we got there the waiter told us it was not time to dine, that it was just too early. It is the Spanish way, I know. But if you are going to be touristic, then be. Because food is not the reason you are going to go there. Food was just too average. It... More 

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houston, tx
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193 reviews 193 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

After a rocky start - shunted from front room (with a view of Plaza) even though there were available tables to back room, then a waiter who made us seem invisible for about 10 minutes, things picked up. Waiter was actually pretty good and food was very good. A very busy place and the bar scene appeared to be a... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I know, that it's and old restaurant with rich history, but it didn't strike me. I was there with a couple of friends. I wouldn't say, that the place is bad, just ordinary place to have a drink with somebody. Adequate prices,

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London, United Kingdom
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186 reviews 186 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

This is a restaurant located in the Plaza Mayor so has great views and people watching attraction. Unfortunately the food is awful, pricey and the service isn't too good either. Salad is limp iceberg lettuce with sliced tomato thrown on too. The patas bravas was like crisps and the steak was shoe leather. It was by far the worst meal... More 

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Central Coast, NSW, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Okay so the food is not Michelin quality, the staff don't speak English, it is noisy and crowded (with locals, which is always a good sign), you have to climb a couple of flights of narrow stairs to get to the bar and dining area (avoiding waiters rushing downwards to serve dishes to the tables in the square), and you... More 

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New England
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Great location, great food, a bit cramped during a busy Semana Santa lunch hour. We had a reservation and our table with a window looking into the Plaza was ready when we arrived!

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Eugene, Oregon
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Climb the worn wooden steps up to Meson Cervantes, and you get a sense that this restaurant has been serving dinners for many years. We enjoyed Sangria and salads, the comfortable ambiance with paintings of Don Quixote and Sancho Panza.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We had mixed experiences here, although the view over Plaza Mayor is undeniably great. If you have a sit down meal they will give you a big touristy menu. Go for the racions of jamon and cheeses. Or don't sit down and eat at the bar instead. They have a great selection of eggs+potatoes+various kinds of meat. The farino and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014 via mobile

We visited this great restaurant twice whilst in Salamanca . Both times had 'paltos combinados' (mixed plates). The Hake is excellent as was the chicken. If you arrive for lunch before 2.00 pm (when the locals eat), you should be able to get a window seat with a great view of the square. We'll worth a visit even if only... More 

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Marlborough, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Meson Cervantes enjoys a first class view over the truly magnificent Plaza Mayor and it can get really packed in the evening with tourists from all over Spain and all over the world but I don't think you will find too many Salmantinos there! The staff is pleasant enough but you have to wait for your food owing to the... More 

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Additional Information about Meson Cervantes

Address: Plaza Mayor 15, Salamanca, Spain
Phone Number: 34 923 217 213
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Salamanca  >  Salamanca
Open Hours:
Monday 7:45 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 7:45 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 7:45 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 7:45 am - 12:00 am
Friday 7:45 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 9:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisine: Tapas

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