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Pepe El Torrao San Juan

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Plaza San Juan 2, 30003 Murcia, Spain
+34 968 21 94 95
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12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
8:30 pm - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
8:30 pm - 12:30 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 87
    Excellent
  • 50
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice food, lovely waiter

Food was lovely, nice and delicate without not having enough. The waiter speaks pretty good English and helped very much. Nice little setting to watch the world go by too. I would come back here again!

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
Gemma H
Good for:
  • Romantic
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  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
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49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Food was lovely, nice and delicate without not having enough. The waiter speaks pretty good English and helped very much. Nice little setting to watch the world go by too. I would come back here again!

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North Wales
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Eating on the square or in this case Plaza is always a gamble and normally we try to avoid the overly obvious or tourist hot spots. However on this occasion after reading the reviews and this place being a stones throw from our hotel we decided to give it ago. We revived a warm welcome and a plate of typical... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Came across San Juan plaza quiet by chance as we were out strolling looking for somewhere it have dinner. Walked into San Juan and saw about five restaurants there. Decided on Pepe el Torroa and must say it was excellent.

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birmingham england
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210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

located in a square full of restaurants this one proved ok, with choice, great grilled vegtables but hit and miss service . On our first night in Murcia it gave us a relaxing introduction the City and its food.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Good food, excellent attentive and charming service. I suggest to sit at the bar and try el tigre. What more could a girl want... Visited 11-2-2015

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We were the first to arrive,8.30 pm which seems to be the time that most restaurants open in the evening here. Started with a Russian Salad Marinara, which is Russian salad with anchovies on a breadstick. This is a local specialty and though Russian Salad is not a favourite of mine,this really works. Followed by Mojama (smoked fish roe) and... More 

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Murcia, Spain
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We visited on a Saturday night , our group of 8 enjoyed the exceptional tasting menu which provided an excellent selection of local dishes with great wines. The service was superb and we were informed of all the different dishes beforehand and the tasting menu was great value at 27 euros . We will be back again and I can... More 

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Denia, Spain
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

A busy Saturday lunchtime service and the square was buzzing - so a great atmosphere. The waiter was very friendly and our starter of clams, artichokes, prawns and wild garlic (to share) was excellent. But John Dory chopped up, floured and deep fried until crisp was not a good idea.

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Cartagena, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We got coupons from an ad in a newspaper and decided to buy since this is one of the most popular restaurants in town. Besides the paella, we got some starters and everything was fresh and correctly cooked. Our paella was made with lobster and it was delicious and more than enough, the portions were huge. The service was good... More 

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Popped in for a drink at the bar, and after sampling a couple of tapas, decided to stay for dinner. Set in a busy little square, with buskers and street entertainers, it was the perfect setting on a warm evening. I chose the grilled vegetables to start, which were fresh and garlicky and lovely. My husband had the sauteed seafood,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Plaza San Juan 2, 30003 Murcia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Region of Murcia  >  Murcia
  • Phone Number: +34 968 21 94 95

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
8:30 pm - 12:30 am
Monday
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
8:30 pm - 12:30 am
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
8:30 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
8:30 pm - 12:30 am
Thursday
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
8:30 pm - 12:30 am
Friday
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
8:30 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
8:30 pm - 12:30 am

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