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Meson de Candido

Plaza Azoguejo 5, 40001 Segovia, Spain
+34 921 42 59 11
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“cochinillo” (105 reviews)
“melon” (5 reviews)
Open Now
1:00 pm - 5:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Spanish, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Plaza Azoguejo 5, 40001 Segovia, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All I can say is that eating at this restaurant is an experience I will carry with me the rest of my life. The owner walked me around the place and showed me all the pictures of past kings, queens, ambassadors, and famous artists that...More

Thank FSUCrissi
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for visiting us! We are so glad that you had a great experience. We would love to see you again if you come back to Segovia, Cándido.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The location of this restaurant couldn't be better. We enjoyed a delicious dinner under the aqueduct. They have a good selection of wine and the salmon rolls are amazing as is the suckling pig. The set up is nice and comfortable and the staff is...More

Thank Tjarda W
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for coming. We would greatly appreciate your opinion. Come back soon, Cándido.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in the main plaza right where the aqueduct is. We were seated upstairs next to a window with a view of the aqueduct. The decor is very rustic. Food did not disappoint, I told the boys they had to get the conchinillo and I...More

Thank eastbaycc
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Eastbaycc, Thank you so much for coming and trying our cochinillo and gambas a la plancha. We want to apologize for the gazpacho. Come back soon, we would love to have you, Cándido.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service Excellent food We go for family celebrations It's a real taste of traditional Castile cuisine

Thank murphysegovia
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for visiting us! We are so glad that you had a great experience. We would love to see you again if you come back to Segovia, Cándido.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place to enjoy typical cuisine, taste wines and enjoy the wonderful views of the aqueduct. Totally recommend the place, and do not forget to make a reservation before going.

Thank Anurici
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Anurici, Thank you so much for coming and trying our typical cuisine. Come back soon, we would love to have you, Cándido.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with the family for lunch. Six of us had "cochinillo" and it was fantastic. Service was excellent. We had some tapas to start and all were very good. Try "arroz con leche" for dessert. But of course cochinillo is their specialty and was very...More

Thank Jose N
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jose, Thank you so much for visiting us! We are so glad that you had a great experience. We would love to see you again if you come back to Segovia, Cándido.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

this is very old and historic restaurant is very famous for its Cochinillo. Being in Segovia it was a must to try and see what it was all about Atmosphere was good, very old and tight seatings. It was good/ok. I suppose with the information...More

Thank Pabs_HK
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Pabs_HK, thank you so much for coming to our restaurant and for your opinion. We understand that you think our prices are high, we assure you that our prices reflect the quality of our food and the great location in front of the aqueduct. Thank...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate at this restaurant on a day trip for lunch. It was not good service was terrible and the the food was so so. Seemed like a tourist trap avoid it.

1  Thank Jody C
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jody, we are sorry that the service and food did not meet your expectations. We hope that you give us a second chance if you come back to Segovia. We appreciate your comments, Cándido.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our fourth visit. Historic restaurant right under the amazing aqueduct. It was too chilly to sit outside so we were shown to a table by the window. Waiters were helpful and friendly. In short, freshwater prawn soup was cold. Suckling pig & fries...More

Thank Lynnpatricia
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Lynnpatricia, We are sorry that you soup was cold and we will take into account what you have said about our service. But we are glad that you enjoyed the cochinillo. We hope to see you again. Cándido.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was super tasty the food, but little pricey. Amazing location though. Cochinillo was extremely tasty, must try.

Thank Waleedol
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Walleedol, Thank you so much for coming and trying our cochinillo. Come back soon, we would love to have you, Cándido.

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Lourdes N
March 12, 2017|
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Response from CandidoSegovia | Property representative |
Por favor, llámanos a los teléfonos +34 921 425 911 y +34 921 428 103 con tu consulta. Muchas gracias por todo.
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Jerzy M
August 19, 2016|
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Response from CandidoSegovia | Property representative |
Candido is open sundays from 13:00 to 17:00 and from 20:00 to 23:00.
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Duane6
September 7, 2015|
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Response from CandidoSegovia | Property representative |
Dear Duane6, Mesón de Cándido is a Restaurant. We have Hotel Cándido, which is located in the outskirts of Segovia, and does have parking. You will find all the information about the Hotel Cándido at candidohotel. es. Thank... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$43 - $69
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Azoguejo 5, 40001 Segovia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Segovia  >  Segovia
  • Phone Number: +34 921 42 59 11
Description
An old Spanish inn, which dates back to 1786. The building has been declared as one of city?S historic monuments. El Meson is located next to the Roman Aqueduct. Candido, from the fourth generation of the same family, preserves one of the most famous culinary heritages in Spain. In 2004, the Candido Mesonero Mayor de Castilla Foundation gave its first awards to the promotion of Castilla y Leon, the gastronomic innovation and the commitment and social work.
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