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Meson de Candido

Plaza Azoguejo 5, 40001 Segovia, Spain
+34 921 42 59 11
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“cochinillo” (117 reviews)
“suckling pig” (125 reviews)
“lamb” (26 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Spanish, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Plaza Azoguejo 5, 40001 Segovia, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Unfortunately despite the lovely taste of the piglet - all four of us were sick after eating at Meson Candido. This is quite shocking considering that they are have a Michelin mention and products are supposed to be high quality and fresh. Its a highly...More

Thank Beatrice Bee A
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Your review is so shocking, Beatrice. We are not aware of anyone getting sick in our restaurant. Non a bad word, non a bad opinion about the food. Nothing. Of course, we can assure you that if our food was the problem, everyone that visited...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Medon de Candido is on the Plaza right by the Aqueduct, an excellent location with indoor and outdoor seating. The interior is charming and the views from the second floor windows were quite striking and added to the overall warmth and ambiance of the room....More

Thank pookala
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review, pookala. I appreciate so much your words. And I'm glad you were happy with the experience at all. We are sorry if the main course did not comply your expectations. Hope you could talk about it with our personal and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent location, just beside the aqueduct, sitting out in sun and eating out traditional segovian delicacies like cochinillo and castellana at Candido is an experience in itself. Little expensive, but worth trying once, for a segovian find dining experience with good wine, view of Aqueduct...More

Thank karanvivek
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, karanviek. We believe in our products and the exceptional quality of the raw material of each one. The price is as fair as we can just for this reason. And like you say, a visit is an experience! We invite...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being on excursion in Segovia my husband and I could not help but visit this legendary place.We booked a table in advance so did not have to wait.We had an honour to be met by the owner of the Inn,a representative of the famous Candido's...More

Thank sweta p
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for leaving us your review! I'm so grateful for your lovely words and comments, and happy to see that you enjoyed your visit. We always try to make you feel as home, and there's nothing better than knowing that we met...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The legend of Casa Candido is alive and well. The roast lamb and suckling pig were magnificent, as was the service and ambiance of this famous restaurant adjacent to the Aquaduct. Highly recommended.More

Thank PeteC166a
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your time and your review, PeteC166a! We are happy to know that your visit achieved your wishes. Our legend will be alive many years more with comments like yours! We will waiting for you anytime you come back. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 18 October 2017

This resturant wasrecommended by aa Spanish friend especialy for the roast pig and it did not disappoint. Beautiful surroundings beatiful food and beautiful wine. Go to Candidos in Segovia and you can die happy

Thank feenixtdm
Reviewed 18 October 2017

My husband and I recently visited this restaurant while on business in Segovia. This was fantastic. What an honor it was to meet the honor. I would highly recommend. The food was amazing.

Thank jmartin01
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This place was honoured by a king (pre Franco) for the excellence of its suckling pig which is said to be so tender that it can be cut with a plate unturned on its side. The service is classical Spanish. Sit outside to enjoy the...More

Thank HofH999
CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Thank you Hof, Always welcome

Reviewed 16 October 2017

I had lunch at the Meson de Candido when I first visited Segovia, thirty years ago, with my parents and my brothers. Now, I came to Segovia with my husband and loved coming back to this historical restaurant! Its location is unbeatable, right by the...More

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CandidoSegovia, Propietario at Meson de Candido, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Hello Lucia Fernández, It is amazing that you came to our Mesón 30 years before! Thank you very much for your opinión and we really love that you and your husband enjoyed that much our food! Always welcome, Cándido

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Cochinillo was delicious but they "forgot" the side as they used to...for that price..a little bit more is expected..I needed dessert to feel satisfied! Weird....staff was not very attentive either and Candido showing off the medal not necessary

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Lourdes N
13 March 2017|
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Response from CandidoSegovia | Property representative |
Por favor, llámanos a los teléfonos +34 921 425 911 y +34 921 428 103 con tu consulta. Muchas gracias por todo.
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Jerzy M
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Response from CandidoSegovia | Property representative |
Candido is open sundays from 13:00 to 17:00 and from 20:00 to 23:00.
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Duane6
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Response from CandidoSegovia | Property representative |
Dear Duane6, Mesón de Cándido is a Restaurant. We have Hotel Cándido, which is located in the outskirts of Segovia, and does have parking. You will find all the information about the Hotel Cándido at candidohotel. es. Thank... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$44 - US$69
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Azoguejo 5, 40001 Segovia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Segovia  >  Segovia
  • Phone Number: +34 921 42 59 11
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Description
An old Spanish inn, which dates back to 1786. The building has been declared as one of city?S historic monuments. El Meson is located next to the Roman Aqueduct. Candido, from the fourth generation of the same family, preserves one of the most famous culinary heritages in Spain. In 2004, the Candido Mesonero Mayor de Castilla Foundation gave its first awards to the promotion of Castilla y Leon, the gastronomic innovation and the commitment and social work.
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