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Plaza Mayor, 10, 39330 Santillana del Mar, Spain
+34 942 818 377
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8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Good friendly bar, great location

We stopped off for a drink and snack (pintxo) and service was friendly and prompt and food was good. Lovely location outside. Highly recommended.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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English first
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Went for pinchos at lunch then returned for dinner. Both meals were excellent. A variety of local cheeses, anchoves, fish soup and beef. The cooked pear in red wine for desert was exquisite! May go again for dinner before we leave

Miami, Florida
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47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

The restaurant is incredibly well located. The food is out of this world and so is its quality. The cost is very moderately priced! The staff was also fantastic.

Whitchurch, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Food varies from good to poor. Undercooked hake and overpriced cold roast vegetables. Staff surly and unknowledgeable. Many, many better restaurants in Santillana.

St. Croix
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48 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

We only stopped in for some tasty tapas and glass of wine. The people were so very friendly and while they did not speak English they were very helpful in guiding us to some of the sights ,nearby.

Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We stopped off for a drink and snack (pintxo) and service was friendly and prompt and food was good. Lovely location outside. Highly recommended.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

This is a Wonderful spot to dine, excellent location, great service, with friendly staff where we enjoyed a nice selection of food. Presentation and flavor are both excellent. Veal scallopini, coquettes, stuffed fried peppers, and frites, done to perfection. I also had fish soup which had a very lovely delicate fresh flavor and we topped it off with wine. Great... More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I have eaten here before on my annual business trip and standards have not slipped over the years. Table service was excellent as were all courses with a great choice of wines local and national. Anchovies, Lamb, fish - all well cooked and presented and seasoned to taste according to wishes. Interesting decor with aspects of Santillana brought up to... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

A few doors down from the Parador, this is a top spot at a sensible price. I'd been before for post dinner drinks (dined elsewhere). This visit opted for Cantabrian anchovies, whose sharpness was immediately countered by the freshest of tomatoes. Main was an entrecôte of of a locally sourced beef (Novilla) cooked to perfection. It was refreshing to see... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Fine restaurant. Good location, but the menu is a little bit poor. If you want to drink or eat tapas it's perfect. Try the local wines, and white wine with ice in summer. Perfect for the season

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

We were a party of 12 visiting Santillana del Mar for the Cabalgata de Reyes or wise men visiting Jesus re-enacment. We had a nice lunch, wine and dessert. Our waiter was very prompt and did a great job on handling this large table. Nice location and excellent atmosphere. Good for beer, wine and tapas or lunch. Recomended.


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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Plaza Mayor, 10, 39330 Santillana del Mar, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santillana del Mar
  • Phone Number: +34 942 818 377

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children


Open Hours
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am

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