Where to eat in Haro? The best restaurants to discover
La Rioja is one of the most attractive regions in terms of tourism and gastronomy in Spain. Despite its small size, there are many places and options on offer for visitors and, why not, for the people of La Rioja themselves.
If you are looking for a place to go in La Rioja to spend the day, today we are going to recommend you to go to Haro. This municipality, located in La Rioja Alta, is one of the leading towns in terms of Rioja wine production, and it also has an interesting urban and architectural offer.
But, although it is a place of great cultural and historical interest, today we are going to focus on its gastronomic offer.. So, here are some of the best restaurants in Haro for you to eat like a marquis.
Restaurant El Claustro of the Hotel Los Agustinos
One of the most emblematic places to eat in Haro is the restaurant El Claustro, in the Hotel Los Agustinos. Although its name doesn't really say that much, the hotel is located in an ancient convent more than six centuries old. the dining room is located in what used to be the old cloister.
Therefore, there is nothing better than enjoying a setting as authentic and full of history as this one to eat in Haro and enjoy some of this restaurant's most traditional dishes, such as grilled trotters with foie gras or roast lamb.
With as much history as we have said that Haro had, it is normal that we can find another good restaurant with many years behind it. The Terete restaurant is already 150 years old. And it continues to do so with a lot of style and personality.
Its wood-fired oven is one of the most famous in the region and its traditional menu can make the most carnivorous diners' mouths water thanks to its complete offer with black pudding, roast peppers, stew and baked lamb. Of course, always washed down with a delicious wine Vivanco, to make it taste even better.
The Beethoven restaurant is one of the classic restaurants in the centre of Haro. In fact, it is also an attractive place to stay for those who want to spend the night in a good location. But what we are interested in here are the dishes, portions and wines that have been served with great success since 1941.
As in most restaurants in Haro, the best dishes here are the lamb dishes and, in particular, the vine shoot chops and the roast suckling lamb. But its menu is very complete, and you can also enjoy portions and more modern dishes, always with top quality products.
The Nobleman's Corner
This is another of the establishments with the longest history in Haro, as several generations have been at the helm of this renowned restaurant in the town. Ideal for enjoying a good meal at family celebrations, this restaurant has different tasting menus for everyone.
However, they also have a menu of very generous portions and dishes, including traditional delicacies such as Rioja-style cod, artichokes with clams and lamb chops. Undoubtedly, for many it is one of the best places to eat in Haro.
If you like traditional and homemade cuisine, then Restaurante Vega is the place you are looking for. With more than 50 years of experience and with the name of its founder as its standard bearer, this restaurant is a very popular place. Another of the most renowned establishments in Haro. You will especially find it quite busy during tapas hours.
Located just a few metres from Haro Town Hall, this is a perfect alternative for anyone who is going to spend a few days in La Rioja and wants to get to know its gastronomy in depth, as at Restaurante Vega you will find such popular dishes of La Rioja cuisine as Rioja-style potatoes, pickled partridge or lamb roast.
Located in one of the liveliest areas of Haro to go out for pinchos, "La Herradura", in this place you can try a wide variety of tapas, pinchos and portions accompanied by a glass of good wine. It is one of the busiest places in Haro to enjoy a fun atmosphere and an informal meal. Patatas bravas, cazuelitas or grilled mushrooms are just some of the most typical tapas in this corner.
A few km from Haro...
If you feel like enjoying an authentic gastronomic experience just 10 km away from Haro, We invite you to come to Briones and discover our restaurant. A place where tradition, local produce and creativity come together to offer diners a cuisine full of magic and passion.
In addition to the more traditional menus, you also have the opportunity to opt for our Winecooking Menua menu in which wine is more than just an accompaniment. Dishes as special as our roasted scallop with Malvasia and citrus gelée or roasted octopus on potato carpaccio and Garnacha salt are just some of the delicacies that are waiting for you if you decide to pay us a visit. Are you up for it?
And if you simply want to find out in which restaurants and bars in La Rioja you can enjoy a glass of wine Vivanco, you can consult all of them in our "Route Vivanco".