You may miss it completely if you’re not looking for it -except in the summer because bright yellow umbrellas and café tables line the sidewalk. Café Pamplona, located on
Located in the basement level of an old red house, this historic café continues to be a spot for students, professionals and visitors to gather for a leisurely European-style lunch or evening espresso. Café Pamplona has been a meeting place in
Helzo “Junior” Leite, of
But, if you come to do work, make sure your laptop is fully charged. While the café offers free Wi-Fi, there are no power outlets to be found along the creamy yellow walls.
Avier Valensuela, 24, enjoys coming to the café for the black bean soup. Originally from
“It is made very similarly to what we cook at home so,” he said. “It is best with the sour cream.”
The prices and portions are reasonable. $3.95 will buy a large bowl of gazpacho; $5.75 an toasted guava-cheese sandwich on a large baguette; $6.95 a tortilla española.
If you can’t make it to the Running of Bulls festival in
Picturesque and historical,