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Mencia Restaurante

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiancé and I were visiting my family in Salamanca and one of my best friends recommended this place to us for a romantic dinner. We were impressed by the delicacies this restaurant offers in terms of food and wine. We especially enjoyed the boletus...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank lpa198383
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

I had great meals in Salamanca from Bodega Cuzco to 21 Hojas, etc. They recommended this place but what a disappointment it was. If you are a foreigner, don’t come. Unless, today was the owner’s worst day ever. The service was straight up awful. I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank renzor335
Reviewed December 1, 2018

Very friendly service and we loved the food, highly recommend. Food was fresh and very enjoyable, ambiance authentic to the area and the owner was welcoming and gave great recommendations for food.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Diannes10
Reviewed December 1, 2018

A solid, traditional restaurant specializing in bacalao. We had bacalao in two different versions, a la gallega and a la donosterra, I particularly liked the second. The desserts were ok, not great. A bottle of good Arzuaga crianza 2014, bill at 77 euros (very decent)....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank YouBeeTs
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Mr Vicente (the owner) took us into the restaurant with great attention and showed us the food in some pictures to ensure we know we would take. Their speciality is the cod fish, so we took it and we appreciated every bite of our plate!...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank thiagowsousa
Reviewed November 17, 2018

A very nice restaurant set somewhat off the beaten path, i. e., not on the main plaza but a few blocks away. Opened at 8:30 pm. The manager was very helpful explaining the dishes. Clearly cod (bacalao) is their specialty (not for me, though), so...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Aventurero2010
Reviewed October 22, 2018

The restaurant is up a side street and not in the old part of the city, but easy to walk to. The decor has obviously not been updated for several decades but that added to its charm. The bacalhau (cod) dishes we ate were delicious...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

I loved this restaurant we went on a Thursday lunch time so it was very quiet . Felt it was so traditionally Spanish . The staff were very welcoming and showed us pictures of all the dishes . I felt a really effort had been...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 218becs
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

When we could not get into a restaurant we wanted to try for a late lunch on Saturday in Salamanca we checked out TA to find a recommended restaurant close by and found Mencia. We have never been so glad to have been turned away...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank JJSeattle1951
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

I choose the cod of chef suggestion ... very delicious! And the bread was also nice, they gave me some more! Really relaxed

Date of visit: March 2018
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