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El Mercado de Varillas

Calle Varillas 3, 24003 Leon, Spain
+34 987 21 12 61
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
1 week ago
“Spot the tourists!”
12 Sep 2017
“Top notch.”
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Calle Varillas 3, 24003 Leon, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The downstairs area was very busy so we opted to go upstairs to the restaurant and were warmly welcomed by José who was very friendly and found us an English version of the menu. We shared a roast beef salad and a delicious mushroom risotto...More

1  Thank nyalta
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

A class above most of the other restaurants in the area. A beautiful dining room upstairs and nice street dining if the weather is good. Ground floor for tapas and drinks. Food was excellent and the lunch menu is very good value (we ate at...More

Thank James M
MVarillas, Gerente at El Mercado de Varillas, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you very much for your positive evaluation James. We are delighted that you enjoyed the gastronomic experience that we offer in El Mercado de Varillas, our cuisine and service.Thank you so much and we will be happy to see you again on future visits.

Reviewed 29 July 2017

The waiter was very unfriendly, it was like, he wasn´t like to be there. First of all, I asked about Wifi and he didn´t know anything about it or he didn´t want to say it to me. Finally he told me the password. Roughly 8...More

1  Thank Jose P
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We found this restaurant while walking the old, winding streets of Leon. It looked like a simple cafe/bar from the street, however there is a nice secluded, elegant dining room with table clothes and crystal glasses on the 2nd floor. The food was wonderfully prepared....More

1  Thank OrlandoMD
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Had lunch with a dozen people and four baby strollers, they were very accommodating. The service was very attentive and the food was delicious. Would definitely come again and recommend.

1  Thank wooops
MVarillas, Gerente at El Mercado de Varillas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

Hi Elan!!! Thanks a lot for your great assessment!! Hope to see you again soon!! Happy New Year!!

Reviewed 18 November 2016

Although we hadn't booked they managed to find us a table. Very good food and excellent service. Should we ever be in Leon again would definitely eat here again.

Thank pepacarer
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Restaurant upstairs, clearly a classy place with excellent decor and professional service. Very good value lunch menu for 13 Euros. Excellent samosas and duck to follow. Recommended.

Thank Nick T
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Great "Meal of the Day" well presented and very tasty, accompanied by pleasant wine. Soup was delicious, as was the main. Great experience!!

Thank Graham L
MVarillas, Gerente at El Mercado de Varillas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Thank you very much for your very positive assessment Graham. We are glad that you enjoyed the dining experience we offer in El Mercado de Varillas. Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Great "Meal of the Day" well presented and very tasty, accompanied by pleasant wine. Soup was delicious, as was the main. Great experience!!

Thank Graham L
Reviewed 7 January 2016

We were earlier than the Spanish eat, but late for Brits so very hungry. We managed to talk our way into a table in this fully booked restaurant and what a joy! Octopus is a speciality in this part of Spain, so we started with...More

Thank L0uPr0
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Varillas 3, 24003 Leon, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Leon  >  Leon
  • Phone Number: +34 987 21 12 61
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