Apartment in Santiago de Compostela – what’s around

The apartment is well located to enjoy your time in Santiago de Compostela.  Close to the shops and nightlife but far enough away for a peaceful night’s sleep!

Just around the corner is Rua San Pedro, crammed with all the shops, restaurants, bars and cafes you’ll need, including:


  • Several fruit, vegetable and fish shops
  • Supermarket Dia
  • A Herbolisteria, healthfood shop, called Triskel, about half way down on the left and includes vegetarian and celiac food
  • Several panaderias and cake shops
  • A cycling shop called Velocipedo
  • Several artisan shops, e.g. El TallerDeFer  – a leather workshop with great value wallets, purses etc, Comopezenelagua, selling jewellery,

Restaurants, Bars and Cafes

There are some great places on Rua San Pedro:

  • La Churreria at the top near the cross of San Pedro is great for chocolate and churros
  • AMOA, at no. 32. Nice!
  • O Afiador at no . 28. They also run the Taberna La Barrika opposite which also has tapas and nice galician wine
  • Restaurante Rua at No 24. Has vegie options. Phone 981 55 64 69
  • O Dezaseis  at No. 16, recommended by Rick Steves

Many of the restaurants have  views over the park Belvis behind, most have outdoor terrace gardens at the back.