We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Meson Cumbres Mayores

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Calle Zorrilla 4, 11004 Cadiz, Spain
+34 956 21 32 70
Website
Today
12:30 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:50
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:50
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

1,153 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 221: English reviews
Farnborough, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

You can only order tapas sitting at the bar but the whole restaurant menu is available there if you want. We ate in the restaurant and the bar but we preferred the latter. The whole place is hung with Jamons and gets very busy after 9.30pm. The tapa pressa brasa and pincho chorizo were particularly good.

Helpful?
Thank John G
Ayamonte, Spain
Level Contributor
29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this bar, restaurant after visiting the Museum of Cadiz, just off the square, we had drinks and the best tapas in the city.The place oozes charm, history and atmosphere. The staff are all professional, they know what they are doing. We returned the following evening for drinks and were made welcome making this place a must, you will... More 

Helpful?
Thank Norman W
Level Contributor
142 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only had one dish - a half raciones of Iberico Bellota, and it was excellent. Our Airbnb owner recommended this place as great for Jamón. He wasn't wrong. It's quite pricey but worth it.

Helpful?
Thank Barney1984
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
2,492 reviews
717 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,313 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Now this is a place stuffed with atmosphere of an ancient brewery. Convivial, busy and laden with aromas that whet the appetite. There is no doubt that Huelva jamon is the core attraction here. I love the respect and dedication, nay abstraction, given to the Iberian porker. My grandchild would have exclaimed "delicious".

Helpful?
Thank Eli B
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is such an friendly restaurant, so good we went 3 times! The Iberian pork is the best you will eat. It comes rare, don't worry about it, this is how it should be. The speciality is the pork, don't bother with the fish. Absolutely charming waiter, who made it so much more special. Tapas is available at the bar... More 

Helpful?
Thank Bighomebird
Manchester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
144 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

7 came as lots of restaurants in Cadiz don't open until 1pm and with 2 hungry kids and grandparents used to regular feeding this was open and had good reviews. It is authentic and there are hanging hams. We asked if we could have tapas but we're told no yet as we were leaving it was clearly on offer at... More 

Helpful?
Thank Scarlettwoman001
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We followed the Tripadvisor Reviews as the restaurant we originally wanted to visit was shut. Our experience was terrible! The waiter was incredibly unwelcoming, the food was really overpriced for what it was. Asparagus at 12 Euros which was simply grilled and not worth more than 5 Euros. Both of us ordered wild boar and were not asked how we... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Christian O
Chelmsford
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We were told about this place by reception staff at our hotel and we are so glad they advised us to eat here. We were welcomed by Javier and the rest of the staff who were so helpful as our Spanish needs a lot of work! They really looked after us on our two visits as the first one was... More 

Helpful?
Thank A2155VKnickc
Jackson, Mississippi
Level Contributor
62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This was a great restaurant. The serve mostly meat which is most unexpected in this beach town but the food is delicious. We had a very relaxing Sunday lunch here. The interiors were very nice the the servers were helpful. The tapas bar is a very happening place. Next time that will be on my lists of must do.

Helpful?
Thank EvelynR340
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
54 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

First night, we had wine and tapas - 4 tapas plenty for the 2 of us. The guys behind the bar were great - I wanted to speak Spanish and I'm sure they spoke slowly - but also helped with English (I'd not met the word for quail before!). Lovely lively atmosphere, good food. Unfortunately, we went to the restaurant... More 

Helpful?
Thank Moya N

Travellers who viewed Meson Cumbres Mayores also viewed

 
Cadiz, Costa de la Luz
Cadiz, Costa de la Luz
 

Been to Meson Cumbres Mayores? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:50
Monday
12:30 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:50
Tuesday
12:30 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:50
Wednesday
12:30 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:50
Thursday
12:30 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:50
Friday
12:30 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:50
Saturday
12:30 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:50
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Zorrilla 4, 11004 Cadiz, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Costa de la Luz  >  Cadiz
  • Phone Number: +34 956 21 32 70

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Meson Cumbres Mayores and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Leeds, United Kingdom
over a year ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Meson Cumbres Mayores staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?