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Hernan Cortes 41, 39003 Santander, Spain
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Ranked #102 of 379 Restaurants in Santander
Price range: $15 - $37
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas, Healthy
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: La Malinche are two concepts into one: first, a tapas bar with spikes at the time, a selection of wines by the glass and a special selection of cocktails and mixed; on the other hand, a casual restaurant where you can enjoy lunch or dinner in a friendly atmosphere and excellent cuisine with Mediterranean and Cantabrian accents
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English first
Zaragoza, Spain
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56 reviews 56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

My Santanderian friends reccommended this restaurant and we had lunch with our kids. It is a small, modern and tasty place tucked away on one of lovely streets downtown Santander. Service was good, food was excellent and the price was quite acceptable. Menu del dia or lunch menu was 16.5€ and that would satisfy most visitors. I would highly reccommend... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

We went there as a group of 5. We selected this place based on tripadvisor reviews while walking around in that area. We reached there at 8pm, however the kitchen starts only at 8:30pm. Hence, we were able to reserve a table. While eating there, we saw that place completely filled up by 10pm (which seems to be usual dinner... More

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Rome, Italy
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

We ate here in our only night out in santander and had a great experience. We arived without reservations which can be a problem because its a very popular and small restaurant. Guillermo (probably the upstairs restaurant manager) was very accomodating and even called us on our cellphone when our table was ready. We had chipirones with soya and modena... More

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59 reviews 59 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

This restaurant is located aptly in one of the most popular streets to go out for dinner in Santander and they offer great Mediterraean dishes displayed and cooked in a very sophisticated way. We tried delicious grilled and "onioned" calamari, mushrooms croquettes with a sweet sauce, a salad and octopus and prawns ceviche. Everything was tasty and delectable but the... More

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Additional Information about La Malinche

Address: Hernan Cortes 41, 39003 Santander, Spain
Phone Number: 942055703
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santander
Average Prices: USD 15 - 37
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas, Healthy

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