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El Pescador

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Avenida Cantabria 2, 39770 Laredo, Spain
942606638
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 30
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Rabas!!!

Every time we visit laredo we come to el pescador for rabas (and beer). They are extremely good. They are tender with a crispy light coating...the best ive had anywhere. The views of the beach, especialy at sunset, make it a wonderful place to relax after a long walk on the beach. We ate in the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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  • Scenic view
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Spanish first
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Amazing place with good quality price relation. Quiet and comfortable. Very warm service. Waiter help you to choose best option according your request.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Excellent, sea food and fish, very tasty 😋😋😋. Waiter very helpful always smiling, recommend the fish platter for two at 62 euros was a bargain for 5/6 different grilled fishes

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Location is brilliant, if you have to be in Laredo. The Rabas were wonderful but not any better than good fried squid anywhere else. Smokers in the eating area was off putting as there wasn't enough ventilation, and closeness to the sea would be great if you could see through the plexiglass...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I visited Laredo for our anniversary after a good friend recommended El Pescador. It is situated along the promenade next to the beautiful long and deep beech. I have never ever been treated so well in a restaurant. The staff were attentive and very helpful in guiding us through the menu. We ordered the grilled Langoustines and... More 

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Elpescadordelaredo, Gerente at El Pescador, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your visit, we hope to see you soon in our restaurant. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Every time we visit laredo we come to el pescador for rabas (and beer). They are extremely good. They are tender with a crispy light coating...the best ive had anywhere. The views of the beach, especialy at sunset, make it a wonderful place to relax after a long walk on the beach. We ate in the restaurant once as well,... More 

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Elpescadordelaredo, Gerente at El Pescador, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the visit, we hope to see you soon !!! More 

Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

An excellent choice off the boardwalk: very fresh shellfish, seafood, and fish. The clams were tasty. The fish was very well presented – a bit too big a piece for me. The bonito (fresh or escabeche) is too good! The desert (if you have room), excellent.

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Telford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Stopped off here more by luck than judgement, looking for a place to take a quick break on the way to Santander to catch the ferry back. Managed to find a car park space nearby that would also take our trailer so popped in for a bit of lunch & pleasantly surprised. We enjoyed fresh clams, octopus & good salads.... More 

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Benahavis, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

I enjoyed a good, unexceptional dinner at El Pescador in Laredo. The set menus were quite good, and the fish was fresh - which is, after all, the most important thing when visiting a seafood place! Travelers should be aware that the address provided by TripAdvisor is incorrect: the restaurant is located Av. de la Victoria, near Calle Camelias (and... More 

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isle.of.wight
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

Angelina speaks perfect English,and if you order,in our case it was Turbot,and a beatuy it was delicious If you do not enjoy this restaurant you are indeed hard to please.We stayed at the Parador at Limpias,a perfect relaxing hotel 5star all the way

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

There are a lot of places to eat in Laredo but this can offer you a large and nice inner dining room which is good for a formal dinner as well. You don’t see it when you are at the entrance of the restaurant as it is facing the other side. Just turn around the restaurant and you will see... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Avenida Cantabria 2, 39770 Laredo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Laredo
  • Phone Number: 942606638

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 23 - 56
  • Cuisine: Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view

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