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Calle Isla de Mouro, 1, 39140 Somo, Spain
+34 942510480
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Great seafood

Very good Waiter with little English went out of his way to explain the menu We thoroughly enjoyed it

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2014
noel B
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Newcastle, Australia
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Santander, Spain
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

They have a great selection for the local seafood, clams, octopus and squid. All fresh and "homemade"…. You select the main fish and augment with different specialties from the area. Cook is the owners wife and she has been cooking for over 20+ years. The desserts and local "after dinner" drinks are special. Highly recommend…price higher than others but a... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

The service is exceptional and friendly. The food is less expensive than other restaurants in Somo and is of very good quality. The rape was particularly good.

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bilbao
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We have been going to this restaurant often over the years, perhaps 3-4 times a year at least. Have always recommended it as a consistent place with prices in accordance with its location, slightly on the higher side but excellent quality. Dinner the other day was a great disappointment. Should have left after opening the menu. Everything had gone up... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Very good Waiter with little English went out of his way to explain the menu We thoroughly enjoyed it

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Address: Calle Isla de Mouro, 1, 39140 Somo, Spain
Phone Number: +34 942510480
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Somo

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  • Address: Calle Isla de Mouro, 1, 39140 Somo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Somo
  • Phone Number: +34 942510480

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