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El Rincon de Espana

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Calle Nuno Rasura 11, 09003 Burgos, Spain
+34 947 20 59 55
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Biarritz, France
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443 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 249 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I tend to avoid restaurants where there are pictures of the food on the advertising boards. Around the Cathedral area every other restaurant had pictures of about the same thing; roast chicken, roast pork ribs etc. The roast chicken on then menu here is particularly good value at €8.50 for half a chicken and comes with home made chips.

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Bogota, Colombia
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

The place is cozy and nice to have a meal. The service isn't as good as the food unfortunately. I had something they call "Olla podrida" which would stand for something like "the rotten pot". It's not mouth-watering, i know but it is delicious. I would recommend it! Too bad staff aren't friendlier.

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Portland, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

Due to its location on the Cathedral plaza, this restaurant is populated with tourists and at best, average service. The restaurant was not very busy, but the waitstaff were not very engaged. We enjoyed our meal, which was well prepared, but tired of trying to find our waitress throughout the evening and finally flagged another down, paid and left without... More 

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Fremantle, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

It is Sunday evening and most restaurants are shut and this is close to my hotel. Despite the view outside I sat inside because it is a cold evening. The decor is dated and the service sporadic, slow and unfriendly despite there only being 16 other diners. There are no vegetarian main courses so I ordered the lamb and as... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Nice view of the cathedral from this restaurant. The food was good. Excellent gazpacho and blood pudding soup the chicken was greasy and the chips soaked in fat.

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Malaga, Spain
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3,395 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3,008 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

We went to this restaurant because severaly years ago we ate here and had a good meal. The restaurant has a terrace where you can eat and have a good view of the Cathedral. However it was hot the day we went there and so we chose to eat indoors, where there was air conditioning. The dining room was very... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

I should know by now that most restaurants next to major tourist attractions tend to be very average but the menu looked OK and the prices weren't too bad. Service was excellent with the serving staff dealing with my attempts at Spanish with patience. The food however was no more than average. Oily scrambled eggs (tasty enough but heavy on... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Came here for dinner last night, were a bit early (8:30pm) so were able to get a table on the patio overlooking the Burgos Cathedral. Ordered a bottle of Verdejo and a tomato salad and Garlic Soup (Castillan style) to start. The tomatoes were really fresh, but the soup was AMAZING! T was our first time trying this local dish... More 

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Toronto
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

We chose El Rincon de España partly because of its location and partly because they offered suckling pig which we wanted to try. We had intended to be outside for the view, although they seemed to want us in the room. In the event, because the only people outside were a noisy group of tourists, we changed our minds. The... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

my third visit to lovely Burgos , my third to El rincon but a first for a meal there. The decor takes me back to my early 70s child hood - lots of dark wood ,etc but very very clean. We opted for the Burgos menu at 27 euros each : black pudding, Castilian soup, roast lamb and chips, le... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$16 - $30
Cuisine
Spanish, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Nuno Rasura 11, 09003 Burgos, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Burgos  >  Burgos
  • Phone Number: +34 947 20 59 55

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?