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Alameda Apodaca, 22, 11004 Cadiz, Spain
+34 956220992
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Ranked #7 of 332 Restaurants in Cadiz
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $18 - $25
Hours:
Sun - Sat 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Hong Kong, China
Top Contributor
156 reviews 156 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

A slow night in November, and we eat earlier than the locals, so there was not much of a crowd. Service was efficient, though not particularly friendly. Food was really excellent seafood......I can still taste the little fried anchovies.......hot and crunchy and slightly salty. Oh my I want to go back.

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Jerez de la Frontera
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We as a family, with small children and sat at one of the tables. The bar was buzzing which gave the whole restaurant a great atmosphere. The view out of the picture windows certainly adds to atmosphere. The service was efficient and correct, but not particularly friendly - no smiles. The menu had nothing unusual on it, very similar to... More 

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Nerja, Spain
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137 reviews 137 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Wished we hadn't stayed as within 30 mins the bar area for tapas was full and our meal turned out to be a plate full of duck that looked and tasted like lamb chops with the no vegetables so very disappointed. My husband had the cod with tomato and basil sauce and no different to any of the run of... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

The other diner below must have been unlucky because our waiter made up a table for us on the spot when we arrived without reservation in a bustling restaurant at 10 o clock. We went for a fish and were delighted with the quality.

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We were recommended to this restaurant by a friend whose wife is local. Great atmosphere, food well cooked and interesting, service friendly and helpful. Good position overlooking the bay.

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Marbella, Spain
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Visited this restaurant on our two night visit to Cadiz. What a disappointment! Waited over half an hour for a table, even though four were vacant however not set up, waiter seemed totally disinterested in helping us. When we sat down we were told that there was two different menus and they couldn't be combined together. (Even though i just... More 

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northern ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Had an excellent meal during a 3 day visit to cadiz by far the best one of our 6 day trip to spain . We did go to restaurant and it was not expensive , would recommend tapas at bar as well as menu looks great and certainly it was packed with locals the night we were there . Staff... More 

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Penticton, BC
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

We are on month long Spain and Portugal trip and the food has been quite inconsistent. We had an earlier meal today in Cadiz which was lousy and not cheap and then we went to Balandro... We sat at the bar and the dishes were delicious with great sauces and a great vibe..lots of selection too and prices were good... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We really enjoyed this place. It's a very good contemporaneous take on Spanish food. Tip: eat on the balcony. It is better and cheaper if you eat on the balcony, this is where all the locals eat. If you go to the tables you'll pay the double for the same food.

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Deal, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We stayed in Cadiz for a couple of days and we were delighted our host recommended we eat at 'Balandro' - the food is tasty and well presented, the restaurant is lively and busy, full of locals and families. The staff are very helpful and attentive. We enjoyed our dinner so much that we went back again for lunch the... More 

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Additional Information about Balandro

Address: Alameda Apodaca, 22, 11004 Cadiz, Spain
Phone Number: +34 956220992
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Costa de la Luz  >  Cadiz
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm  8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm  8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm  8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm  8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm  8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm  8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm  8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 18 - 25

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