Who doesn’t love a romantic evening out on vacation? Santiago’s winding stone streets, Medieval architecture and charming squares provide the setting, all you have to do is provide the romance!
If you’re looking to up the romance on your Galician holiday we’ve got some fab restaurants that you might want to include in your holiday plans. Here are our favorite romantic restaurants in Santiago!
Restaurante dos Reis
This restaurant inside the Parador is a majestic, centuries-old hospital for pilgrims turned luxury hotel! What better place for one of the most romantic restaurants in Santiago? The Restaurante dos Reis features high stone ceilings, low-lighting and elegant surroundings. It’s located in what used to be the hospital’s stables! Their menu of modern Galician cuisine includes classics like the famous tarta de Santiago or Santiago almond cake! Try it for yourself and you’ll see why Restaurante dos Reis is on our list of the top romantic restaurants in Santiago!
Address: Praza Obradoiro, 1
A Qunita da Auga is a stylish hotel 15-minutes by car from Santiago’s center. This centuries-old paper mill once made books for the University of Santiago! Now this beautiful hotel houses the splendid Restaurante Filigrana. The charming restaurant uses traditional ingredients and creates dishes with a modern twist! The hotel and restaurant are on the banks of the Sar River. So there’s no better place to celebrate a romantic lunch or dinner away from the hustle and bustle of the city! Because of that it’s a must-visit in our pick of romantic restaurants in Santiago!
Address: Paseo Amaia, 23B
This is a modern, trendy restaurant located off-the-beaten track. It’s close to the edge of the historic center of the city. But the fantastic food prepared by Pedro and his team makes this well worth a visit. Even if you don’t have romance on the mind it’s a good pick in the city! Above all, the menu of Galician produce is perfectly cooked and in an open kitchen. You’ll have a truly Galician gastronomic experience!
Address: Rua de Domingo Garcia-Sabell, 1
Tucked-away in the heart of Santiago’s historic center, A Curtidoria makes it into our list of top romantic restaurants in Santiago for three reasons! Firstly, it’s a foodie paradise, so try the rice dishes which are the specialty of this Galician restaurant. In addition, the beautifully decorated dining room makes it the perfect setting for a dinner à deux! And finally, its fabulous location, hidden away in a side street but steps from the cathedral makes it a true foodie find!
Address: Rua Conga, 2
Why not explore Santiago’s most delicious tapas bars, pastry shops, local market and more on a Hidden Santiago Food & Market Adventure tour with us? You and your beloved will discover the secrets to the fantastic Galician cuisine while trying local specialties with your expert local guide!