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El Chamizo

Plaza Del Ansano, 10600 Plasencia, Spain
+34 927 41 50 46
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Oct 14, 2015
“Excellent local food”
Apr 18, 2015
“The worst meal we have had in Spain”
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Mediterranean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Plaza Del Ansano, 10600 Plasencia, Spain
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Reviewed October 14, 2015

This was recommended by the Parador,really nice welcome and wonderful food, people eating still very late, but it was a local holiday worth a visit but the parador food was very good

Thank LittleTerrier00
Reviewed April 18, 2015

I ordered suckling pig for a main course. It was inedible. It was neither the leg nor the shoulder, just ribs covered in soggy skin. It was accompanied by cold soggy potato. My husband could not eat his pork press as it was so tough....More

1  Thank AnneC844
Reviewed November 4, 2014

We loved Plasencia - great for a days exploring and we were particularly impressed with this restaurant. The food was of a very high quality and they suggest you share the starters, which are quite large. We had some squid to start with, but grilled...More

Thank MarkB186338
Reviewed June 8, 2014

This restaurant was highly recommended to us by a local so we decided to give it a try for lunch. It was empty when we arrived but this did not seem unusual especially on a Monday. We spoke with the manager in Spanish at the...More

1  Thank Faygatineau
Reviewed March 27, 2014

Located close to the Cathedral and inside the lovely walled town. This is a good restaurant. Pleasant staff and an interesting menu. Everything done to a high standard in a pleasant dining room.Lots of local dishes.Recommended and will return.

Thank soprano4
Reviewed October 10, 2013 via mobile

My wife and me have dined at El Chamizo when visiting the town. We were welcomed in a very friendly manner and another waiter was called to explain in French (he was a former Frenchman) the dishes. The dishes we had ordered were very, very...More

Thank Al W
Reviewed August 9, 2013

We had set out to eat at Rigoletto but found it closed! El Chamizo restaurant looked inviting and as I am vegetarian, seemed to have something I could eat! Lovely welcome by the staff (yes, they did smile!). I had some great grilled vegetables and...More

Thank spanishmiss
Reviewed April 28, 2013

We were staying at the local Parador and decided to eat out in the town rather than in the hotel. We researched and walked around for a while to see what was available. Based on trip advisor reviews, we selected this restaurant for our evening...More

1  Thank craigsterToronto
Reviewed October 16, 2012

We had the set meal which included delicious stuffed baby squid and small goat chops.....probably not everyone's taste but this is an authentic Spanish restaurant. Prices were average and the house wine very good. Unfortunately the restaurant was almost empty which was something we found...More

1  Thank mungoandmaria
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$17 - $34
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Del Ansano, 10600 Plasencia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Extremadura  >  Province of Caceres  >  Plasencia
  • Phone Number: +34 927 41 50 46
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