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.
Review Highlights
Unique

Cafés, bars, restaurants lined up to receive and please customers from León and around the world... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
martinvI2585BK
via mobile
So much choice in such a small place

The streets close by are very quiet and run down but this plaza is buzzing with approx 20 bars all... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
terry5656
,
Nottingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 367 reviews
43
All photos (43)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good44%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
31 Aug 2018
“Unique”
27 Jul 2018
“So much choice in such a small place ”
About
Contact
Leon, Spain
Website
+34 987 26 04 83
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (367)
Filter reviews
29 results
Traveller rating
11
14
4
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
11
14
4
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 29 reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Cafés, bars, restaurants lined up to receive and please customers from León and around the world. Tapas, raciones, whatever you like is about.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank martinvI2585BK
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

The streets close by are very quiet and run down but this plaza is buzzing with approx 20 bars all offering free tapas as well as an ex tended further choice of food. We ate and drank in 3 very different bars and sampled excellent...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank terry5656
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Spanish atmosphere, nice coloured houses, cafes, bars and restaurant with relaxing terraces, locals like this place very much, nice ambiance in the evenings.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Plaza San Martin is a very attractive square with several brightly coloured buildings. It is also a lively plaza with a good selection for cafes, restaurants and bars. It's a really good place to come for a few beers and tapas.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 9 August 2017

While walking around looking for a place to drink something, we passed this plaza and everything was closed. It was around 1 o'clock and for us, Belgians, it was rather strange. Some hours later we came by again and everything was open and it looked...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank MeInTheClouds
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We found that many of the restaurant simply ignored tourists and served locals first, at one restaurant we waited 20 minutes to be served and simply walked out after three tables of locals who had arrived after us had been served. We did, however, find...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Diana O
Reviewed 1 August 2017

There are lots of small squares in Spanish cities. We enjoyed this one because it was full of restaurants that were not quite as expensive as the ones on the Plaza Major that was just a block away. Yes, there were lots of tourists, but...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Don't go out of your way to visit....It's a typical Spanish square which you can find in most towns and villages.....with a number of bars and restaurants.....It is not special.....There are a number like it in Leon. If you are nearby fine then visit.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank mickieB53
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This is just like thousands of other plazas throughout Spain. It's nice to walk through while browsing for a restaurant to eat at, but otherwise there is nothing special about it.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank jaimeelsabio
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This plaza is situated in the centre of the old town and has many restaurants and bars. It is a pleasant place to seat outside and enjoy a meal on a warm day.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Aussielins
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 35 nearby hotels
Le Petit Leon
136 reviews
.11 km away
NH Collection Leon Plaza Mayor
1,104 reviews
.12 km away
Hospederia Monastica Pax
466 reviews
.18 km away
La Posada Regia
261 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 586 nearby restaurants
Bar El Gaucho
394 reviews
.05 km away
Meson Jabugo
235 reviews
.01 km away
El Calecho
190 reviews
.01 km away
Nuevo Racimo de Oro
297 reviews
.01 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 133 nearby attractions
Historic Center of Leon
702 reviews
.14 km away
Plaza Del Grano
427 reviews
.16 km away
Plaza Mayor de Leon
280 reviews
.11 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Plaza San Martin staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines