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Pasteleria Limon y Menta

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C/ Infanta Isabel, 2, 40001 Segovia, Spain
921 462 141
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Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Coffee & "must try" local pastry

Stopped in after lunch on the plaza. Had a much needed coffee (gave up trying to get a waiters attention for coffee) and tried the local pastry specialty. Shared single portion of pastry and we left more than half. Very sweet marzipan covered sweet cake. I'd say "Ok", not "must have". Friendly... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Mobile, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Great little place. They have wonderful pastries. Went there to try the Ponche as recommended in the Trip Advisor guide book. Chose to try a very small one because I wasn't sure I would like it and other things looked so good. Tried the cookies and my husband tried a eclair like pastry in chocolate. Loved every bite. we came... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This traditional Segovian sweet is to die for. The best dessert I had in Spain. The little piece of cake costs 3 euros, but it's worth every cent! Eat it there or have it to go.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Stopped in after lunch on the plaza. Had a much needed coffee (gave up trying to get a waiters attention for coffee) and tried the local pastry specialty. Shared single portion of pastry and we left more than half. Very sweet marzipan covered sweet cake. I'd say "Ok", not "must have". Friendly service. Well made coffee drinks. Lots of other... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

If you like marsipan, the Ponche Segoviano is to die for! We are still drooling...There was also an amazing range of other cakes and pastries, but unfortunately after the Ponche there was not room for anything else! Coffee was also good. Service was excellent.

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beijing
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

The Ponche may be is the typical sweet in Segovia. But it is too sweet for me which can not be acceptable. Bad choosing.

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Port Townsend, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

The Ponche Segoviano, or cake with puddling covered in marzipan is absolutely the best! The croissants are really good, too, and the coffee is better than most in Spain, but the Ponche Segoviano is worth a trip to Segovia! You can buy individual portions, so you can take some with you for the road, as we did.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

And any other kind of typical pastry treat during the day! Don't go here if you are on a diet, why torture yourself!

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Indialantic, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 via mobile

We tried this pasteletia based upon trip adviser reviews, and we were so happy we did. We bought a Ponche Segoviana for 3 euros to try, some pine nut and almond "cookies," and cream puffs. The Ponche was very unique and delicious, but be aware- it is very sweet. The cookies were also good, but the chocolate and crema puffs... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

this Pasteleria was highly recommended....so as we have a real sweet tooth...we bought a couple of different pastries to share... everything was great...very tasty...staff exceedingly helpful if you are one us as well...you owe it to yourself to sit down let your feet rest and enjoy pastries !!!

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Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

Good location on square, good pastries and snacks for lunch or a snack. Oh and the all important restrooms for tourists! Friendly service.

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  • Address: C/ Infanta Isabel, 2, 40001 Segovia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Segovia  >  Segovia
  • Phone Number: 921 462 141

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