In and Around Plaza Mayor

In the summer months enjoy a meal outside in Plaza Mayor – Spain’s most beautiful main square.  For a slightly cheaper meal head to a restaurant outside the square.

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Taberna Dionisos

Just walk out of Plaza Mayor and a few minutes later you can be enjoying a glass of wine with some delicious toasts to snack on.

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Mario Bar

Try a delicious blood sausage omelette baguette with a portion of chips as the perfect accompaniment to wash down a cold beer.  Mario Bar has two locations that are around the corner from each other.

Plaza Mayor

Mesón Cervantes

Go upstairs and try to get a window seat in their restaurant area. The menu contains many sharing platters of traditional Spanish fare. Alternatively enjoy some top tapas in their bar area. Be warned - it gets very busy so you might need to fight your way through to the bar.

100 Montaditos

100 Montaditos

Don't come here for quality but for its cheap beer and very close proximity to Plaza Mayor. Located a few meters away on a side street, this is the perfect place to sit outside in summer or to enjoy a cheap student-friendly meal year round.

Cervecería La Sureña

La Sureña

A franchise offering buckets of five beers from only 4 euros. Enjoy their cheap beer with some of their popular dishes.

La Mariseca

La Mariseca

A good cafe come tapas bar a few minutes away from Plaza Mayor. Plenty of options available. Just choose what looks best for you.

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