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Meson del Cid

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$$ - $$$
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Plaza Santa Maria 8, 09003 Burgos, Spain
+34 947 20 87 15
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Hong Kong, China
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We came to Meson Del Cid as we had heard the lamb was superb- we were disappointed as the lamb chops were totally overcooked and small and were dry and crunchy. Also, the roast lamb was somewhat stringy. Nice staff, average ambience. The mixed salad and starters were very nice. Shame about the lamb. The highlight is the view of... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast here. Nice bright open room with very nice staff. We felt it was with my he 10€ cost before we headed out for the day.

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Panama City, Panama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

We went to dinner and we had expected a Spanish Meson-type restaurant, but that is not what we found. This is a modern, clean restaurant, with good food. We had a fish soup, merluza in green sauce and leche frita for dessert. All was very good, service was excellent to the point one of the waiters walked us to our... More 

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North Wales
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Cost 100 Euros for two courses with win and water, admittedly we did not have the set menu but even so ! Perhaps the set menu would be better ? The food was good though.

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Bordeaux, France
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50 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

I personally highly recommend the Pilgrim menu. It is not cheap but it is typical from northern Spain, as far as I understood. Funny place with waitresses in costume.

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Boston MA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Not far from the cathedral, this place is a gem. We sat upstairs overlooking the cathedral. Wonderful local wine. Shared a leek pancake which was actually creamy leeks between brioche bread. One had the hake with a potato wafer on top. I had the entrecote steak with fries and grilled peppers. Done to perfection!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

i was walking the Camino from France. i had been told that food wise, Burgos was about Lechazo(Baby Lamb) and Morcillo(Black Pudding). My hotel recommended here. the waitress' wear some sort of national costume. the service is adequate. So what! i was given a leg of lamb in a casuela dish, red wine, bread. that's it! i know, i ws... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

I have tried many restaurants in Burgos to find the best suckling lamb and the conclusion is Meson del Cid. The lamb is very tasty and tender but not dry. I highly recommend it.

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Guildford, England
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

Friendly and reasonably priced. The food was of very good quality, in particular eggplants with anchovy stuffing as a first course and the steaks. A good selection of deserts including fruit based mouse. Good wine list. Friendly staff.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2015

great location close to cathedral hotel has secure car parking close by, breakfast was very good great selection, would recommend this hotel

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$32 - US$149
Cuisine
Spanish, European
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Santa Maria 8, 09003 Burgos, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Burgos  >  Burgos
  • Phone Number: +34 947 20 87 15
  • This restaurant is at Meson del Cid

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?