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El Bardo

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Calle Compania 25, 37002 Salamanca, Spain
+34 923 21 90 89
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
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Hobart, Australia
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161 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a simple Spamish restaurante that will give you angenuine experience with excellent tapas and plenty of local atmosphere. There is a bar at which the service is from the bar and a restaurant with table service. We chose the bar. Despite a language gap ordering the food and drink and the service was straightforward. The food was quickly... More 

Thank Candide57
Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Asked for a table, was put on waiting list. while waiting, saw locals after locals passing in front. After a while got tired of all this and asked what was going on. Lame excuse that all of them had bookings. As proof, they showed me the waiting list and guess what? Our name wasnt there. Wasnt too annoyed anyway, since... More 

Thank Pedro B
Level Contributor
38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Like many other eateries in Spain, El Bardo has separate restaurant and bar (tapas) areas. We went for the latter to be able to experience more tastes. We had three different tapas sandwiches and the winner was the one with sardines. Wine by the glass (we had two) was very decent, certainly better than in most Madrid bars we've been... More 

Thank Kamil K
1 review
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Stumbled across this bar , which is right opposite the university! There is nothing wrong about this place! U could try, but u wouldn't be able to! The food is just amazing, vines and beer are amazing, location is perfect and best of all the people! They really make u feel good and at home! We re-visited this bar thrice... More 

Thank Unnikrishnan V
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58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Food is really tasty and delicious, and the price is really affordable. The quality can be as good as in a elegant restaurant. The people who works there are really kind and talkative and they offer you some free samples of their very own plates. They give you a big Tapa with a drink. You need to try the tostas... More 

1 Thank Israël M
Brighton, England
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85 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Tucked away in a side street, and very busy - not many tourists, like us! We enjoyed the food, and the wines - and had a decent meal of tapas, some hot, some cold - lovely!

Thank Sussextraveller040
London, UK
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Delicious, varied (and inexpensive) tapas and great atmosphere - full of locals as well as tourists. The barman spoke little English but he was very accommodating and made me feel very comfortable. Definitely my favourite bar in Salamanca -

1 Thank suecamer
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015

The waiter did not speak any english nor french. We had no idea what to order. We ended up with some tapas. Then we ordered the octopus, which was not available, so the waiter recommended the Jamon with cheese plater, which was overpriced( 14€)and low quality. Yet, we went there for all the reviews.

Thank Bucka B
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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96 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Great food! Isn't that the main reason you want to visit a restaurant? El Bardo delivers in that area. We had the best Ternero chops in a long time. Also the waiter warned us about the size of the portions so we ordered 3 dishes (we are a family of 5). This was more than enough.

Thank hansdrenth
Salamanca, Spain
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2015

El Bardo is one of my favorite places to eat in Salamanca. You can either eat eat in the restaurant (upstairs) and you will have a delicious meal, or you can stay downstairs and eat "tapas". What I like about this place is that they have more variety than just meat, chorizo, tortilla de patatas, etc. They usually have vegetables,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Compania 25, 37002 Salamanca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Salamanca  >  Salamanca
  • Phone Number: +34 923 21 90 89

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?