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All 388 Santander Restaurants

Bodega Cigalena

Calle de Daoiz y Velarde, 19, 39003 Santander, Spain
942 21 30 62
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Ranked #28 of 388 Restaurants in Santander
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cuisines: Spanish
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Tijuana, Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I really liked this place, specially since it was one of the few ones open at the time we got hungry, which was around 4 and as some of you may know, it is an accomplishment to find a restaurant open during the "siesta" in some places of Spain. I ordered shrimp with spinach and they were delicious, and I... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Granted from the outside this restaurant is very underwhelming, but if you just take a few steps inside you wont believe what you can see. Hundreds of bottles from floor to ceiling from all different ages and places it is defiantly worth having a look!! We had dinner here a couple of time during our 3 night stay in Santander,... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Six of us lunched here Saturday, taking the last unreserved table. We can thoroughly recommend the menu de la casa and the wine list is to die for. Although very busy, the standard of service was excellent.

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Petersburg, Alaska
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

Tiny place in El Conde de Vadivieso crossing from Loogroño to Bilbao/Santander. We had (four of us) the best onion and tomato salad we have ever had. The owner showed us the farm they came from. We also had chickpeas that were the first 2 of the four of us had ever even liked, much less loved. Rest of the... More 

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Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We didn't eat, Iv'e had tapas here and will probably eat in the future. However we heard the customer before us complain about being short changed,then it happened to us ! it was early in the evening and quiet, probably an honest mistake. It is a fascinating place and we will visit again

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013 via mobile

Excellent traditional Spanish food. This is not a Michelin * place. I greatly enjoyed the food but what makes this place unmissable is the wine list, put together with great expertise and genuine passion by Andres. He gives great advice as well. This is not a list to impress and show off but a list to discover and explore. Andres... More 

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Madrid, Spain
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

On a warm Saturday night in June, the place was packed. We excused our way through to the counter and ordered drinks and a small tapa - the food was very good, the drinks were better, there were seats, the service was EXCELLENT (fast and friendly), the price adequate, the atmosphere wonderful. The collection of alcoholic beverages is incredible: bottles... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
348 reviews 348 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
215 helpful votes 215 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

This was a real find in Santander. Old style tapas bar with the Jambon legs hanging from the ceiling. Great range of tapas at the bar- bacalao, prawns, jambon, tortilla (Spanish omelette), goats cheese and chorizo to name but a few ranging from €2 or so. The cana (about 1/3 of a pint) was €1.80 with small wines at €1.40.... More 

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Sanlucar de Barrameda, Spain
Top Contributor
200 reviews 200 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

We stopped for a quick lunch and enjoyed the traditional pinchos and good wine in a classic bodega setting. Quick service at the bar and an amazing selection of wines including a good range of wines by the glass.

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Cheltenham
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

The menu was in Spanish, and the restaurant was filled with Spanish families, so we thought it would be better quality than it was. We were disappointed.

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Additional Information about Bodega Cigalena

Address: Calle de Daoiz y Velarde, 19, 39003 Santander, Spain
Phone Number: 942 21 30 62
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santander
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 pm - 12:00 am  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday 7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 7:30 pm - 12:00 am  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 pm - 12:00 am  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 pm - 12:00 am  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday 7:30 pm - 12:00 am  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Saturday 7:30 pm - 12:00 am  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cuisine: Spanish

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