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Meson Cervantes

Plaza Mayor 15, Salamanca, Spain
+34 923 21 72 13
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (27 reviews)
“pork loin” (2 reviews)
“gazpacho” (4 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Plaza Mayor 15, Salamanca, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you have to climb a steep flight of stairs to get to a restaurant and find it full of locals you know it must be doing something right. The Tapas bar area was heaving and the restaurant where we ate twice was busy and...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Poor quality food (and there is so much good food in Spain), poor service. Burger bar level quality. Go elsewhere

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here on recommendation of a local. Sat upstairs which has great view of Plaza Major. Always bit suspicious when restaurants have good views....often = rubbish food. How right .....when I saw tuna salad coming out I knew we'd made a mistake. Tinned tuna,tinned...More

Thank ssw57
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is located upstairs in the famous sqaure of Salamanca. It has great views and it's busy too. I guess the tapas are better than the menu food. Had a menu of the day selection,comes with bread,cauliflower gratin,fish dessert and wine caraffe. The food...More

Thank Vikash S
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We don't normally heed waiters who try to get our custom but having decided that we would have a beer and tapas in the Plaza Mayor an enthusiastic smiling young lad encouraged us to site outside at this restaurant to watch/listen to the midday music....More

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Our waiter did not engage us, we were treated with indifference. The pork medallion came out raw and had to be returned at which point he ignored us completely. Past by our table several times without glancing in our direction. The salad plate with tuna...More

Thank jlidia83
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We decided to walk around the Plaza Mayor to check out restaurants before deciding where to eat. The waiter at Meson Cervantes was the nicest person we talked to so he won us over. The menu looked very good, but since we were not very...More

Thank vidadoro
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I spent three days in Salamanca and never paid for food. Here’s how: You walk up to the tapas counter, order your glass of wine (or beer or bottle of water…), point at the tapas you want, and they’ll bring it to your table. It...More

Thank X1_G8
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Great food nice service. No English so prepare accordingly. Great gazpacho, tapas and tortilla española

Thank off2thekeys
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I'm happy we stopped by Meson Cervantes for a quick lunch upon arrival in Salamanca. The service was quick and efficient, the food was good and we had an excellent view of the Plaza. The lack of air conditioning made the meal a bit stifling...More

Thank Anne D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:45 AM - 12:00 AM
7:45 AM - 12:00 AM
7:45 AM - 12:00 AM
7:45 AM - 12:00 AM
7:45 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Mayor 15, Salamanca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Salamanca  >  Salamanca
  • Phone Number: +34 923 21 72 13
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