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Restaurante Sidreria La Galana

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Plaza Mayor 10, 33201 Gijon, Spain
985172429
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12:00 pm - 1:30 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:30 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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    Very good
  • 51
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  • 17
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Pour, Drink, Chuck.......

Step one - cider gets poured from a great height into your glass Step two - you drink all the cider (there is not much) Step three - you chuck the residue into a metal receptacle by the bar Price per bottle - about €2.50 Fun - 100% Also, great tapas In the old days, people shared glasses as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Very good ambient, good presentation of the food and taste was marvelous. Absolutely recommended. Enjoy

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Ideal stop to experience Asturian sidra. They teach the art of pouring the popular local drink from atop, how to drink it and even let you pour the last drops on the floor (as the culture prescribes). Try the polpa (calamari) - it is superb!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Step one - cider gets poured from a great height into your glass Step two - you drink all the cider (there is not much) Step three - you chuck the residue into a metal receptacle by the bar Price per bottle - about €2.50 Fun - 100% Also, great tapas In the old days, people shared glasses as well......great!

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15 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

This cider house is on the Plaza Mayor so is easy to find. It's also the one with most customers so you know it is going to be good. The interior is very authentic looking with old wooden ceiling beams and a zinc-topped bar counter. The bar was crowded, even early on a wet February Sunday evening, so we stood... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

had been in the cideria the night before wanting to try cider, but when told i had to pop for a full bottle, i went for wine instead. Today, however, i returned ready ti try it...fortunately a local intervened and offered me a sample pour from theirs. Good thing because i didn't care for it. (note: refrain from brushing teeth... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

You have to come to La Galana when you travel to Gijón, it has traditionally prepared food. The fish is local so you get good and fresh food. Live the spectacular way they serve the sidra. You can have a wonderful time.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Six of us came for Sunday lunch and based on the experience of two who live locally we ordered the rib-eye steaks which were very good indeed. The meal was spoiled by two subsequent incidents. The first was that one dessert - fresh fruit kebabs - came with a bowl of liquid powdered chocolate (like Nesquik) instead of the good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Great fun for cider and tapas in Plaza mayor Seemed very popular with locals, and while we were there, during the music festival, we weren't able to get a table in the restaurant. so had tapas at the bar. The waiters pour the cider in the traditional way, holding the bottle at arms length above the head and the glasses... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

This was our second visit to La Galana, the first being just a few short months ago in mid-June. The first meal we had was lunch and which is the subject of my first review of this excellent and highly professional operation. Being early in the night, 8 pm, our party of four was the first to arrive and for... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Unfortunately the reason we had come to this restaurant was because we had been told their "callos" (tripe dish) was awsome. But when we got there they told us they only prepared them in the cold weather season. The place was very crowded and the octupus I ordered was not very good. As a matter of fact, this is the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Plaza Mayor 10, 33201 Gijon, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Asturias  >  Gijon>  > Cimadevilla
  • Neighborhood: Cimadevilla
  • Phone Number: 985172429

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:30 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:30 am

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