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El Alquimista

Plaza San Cristobal 6, 37001 Salamanca, Spain
+34 923 21 54 93
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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9:00 a.m. - 10:45 p.m.All hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Plaza San Cristobal 6, 37001 Salamanca, Spain
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

The temple of fine food and fine wine in Salamanca We went twice to this restaurant that we found by ourselves, without TripAdvisor nor any guide. This was such a different place of other restaurants, we thought we should try. Well, we love good and...More

Thank Martine M
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We paid around 90 euros for two including a decent bottle of rose wine. The menu was only in spanish but the staff were happy to help with any words I did not know from my basic spanish. I had a delicious smoked fish starter...More

Thank malcy63
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is fantastic! The food is creative and delicious with careful presentation and never disappoints. We've eaten here several times, always the menu del día, where you choose from three first plates, three seconds, and three desserts. All for €17 - it's amazing! Try...More

Thank meemportland
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant off the beaten track. Excellent friendly service and food to die for. The salmon tartare was worth the visit alone. Cannot recommend highly enough

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

The flavours were just incredible, every plate was excellent. The service was awesome, I asked them to put candles as it was my friend's birthday and they were ever so helpful! Would definitely recommend Don't miss out on the salad with goats cheese and the...More

Thank Naiara M
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Salamanca has lot of good restaurants, but most follow a traditional pattern and when you want to get away from that pattern, El Alquimista is the right place to go. Not because they offer 'nouvelle couisine', but rather because they have what a new generation...More

Thank Ndrazu
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We went to this restaurant due to Trip Advisor recommendations. We were the only table there as we sat down at 9.15pm. The waiter was polite but not friendly. The menu was in Spanish only and when we asked if there's any English menu the...More

Thank asiantravelgirl
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

First of all, this restaurant would do really well no matter where it was located. As it turns out, there are probably better places in Salamanca, El Aquimista is a bit off the beaten track, but that is not an issue for us. Find it...More

Thank Duquesadiner
Reviewed 28 September 2016

great experience! All the stuff is very quick and attentive, all is extremely good taste decorated, including the toilet, and the food is really well prepared With high quality ingredients. We enjoyed it from starters to deserts. Its owners are really nice people. It is...More

Thank Fuencisla M
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Even if it is located in a residential area of Salamanca, this restaurant is really good. The food is original and delicious (tuna tataki e.g.) and the value of money, unbeatable! The service was very nice and the terrace, settled on this little plaza, pleasant....More

Thank amel_gdn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 10:45 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:45 p.m.
1:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:45 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza San Cristobal 6, 37001 Salamanca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Salamanca  >  Salamanca
  • Phone Number: +34 923 21 54 93
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