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Extremadura Restaurants


  • C. Félix Valverde Lillo 13 Map It
  • Mérida
  • Spanish

Updated 06/06/2014

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Open since 1984, this is probably Mérida's best-known and most popular restaurant. It's in a distinctive house with yellow awnings, near the municipal market, and has a casual pub serving tapas downstairs and a dining room upstairs. The regionally inspired food includes perdiz en escabeche (marinated partridge), lamb dishes, and frogs' legs. Desserts might include the traditional, flan-like tocino del cielo ("bacon from heaven") made with honey and egg yolks,

or a superb and creamy (nearly soupy) sheeps' milk cheese from La Serena, usually served with a spoon, called Torta de la Serena.

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Restaurant Information


C. Félix Valverde Lillo 13, Mérida, 06800, Spain

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Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed July 1–15. No dinner Sun.

Updated 06/06/2014


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