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La CaRaCoLa

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Puerto, Santanyi, Majorca, Spain
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Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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Good Choice

Excellent location for dinner but wasn't so impressed with the menu of the day. Good selection on menu and the house wine was excellent value at only 4.90 euros per litre.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2013
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Lovely food and best value out of all the restaurants in Porto Petro staff attentive family of four no more than 70 euros - lovely

Thank Rayroll
Isle of Man
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

This restaurant is an absolute gem. The food is tasty and reasonably priced. The local house wine is only 4 euros.a litre and Is very drinkable. Try the pork tongue in tomatoe sauce and capers , it was lovely.

1 Thank AngelaIsleofMan
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013 via mobile

We went for lunch. The bread was dry, we had to ask for new bread. The salad for the omelette was poor: can corn of bad quality. The salad of the house was with 3 scrimps and rice with std. 1000 islands but the worst was an avocado which was brown. We asked for a new and first the waiter... More 

Thank Bjergkongen
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112 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Excellent location for dinner but wasn't so impressed with the menu of the day. Good selection on menu and the house wine was excellent value at only 4.90 euros per litre.

1 Thank NeilstonTravellers32
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Had a beautiful lunch at a very reasonable price and returned for dinner the following night. Paella was absolutely beautiful and decided not to eat anywhere else as the food and wine are delicious and a great price.

Thank Anng3005
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

Small, family owned restaurant over looking the port at Porto Petro. Friendly staff with helpful approach to making tourists comfortable. Food is sourced locally so go for the fresh fish.

Thank Gordon B
Schaffhausen, Switzerland
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53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

I have always known that in order to find a nice restaurant, it is better if you ask to local people. It was a very good recommendation, the prices are reasonable and the food was delicious. We ordered a "Dorada" and it was yummy =) Besides the service was excellent, we had a chat with the waiter and he also... More 

Thank BCG84
Durham, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011

We ate at La Caracola on a number of occasions during our stay in Porto Petro, and can't fault it for a cheap lunch or tea. To be able to buy a meal for less than 5€ in a location such as this is surely value for money. The drinks are also reasonably priced so I'd recommend this place for... More 

Thank Rob1971
Nailsea, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2011

Recommended but very disappointed with food,service and value Would not recommend this as there are better restaurants nearby Staff complacent and unfriendly

1 Thank theerl
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121 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2011

I believe this is the La Caracola in Puerto Petro near Santanyi. Keep away from expensive and rather average steaks and go for tasty local stuff like the stuffed squid. Very cheap options if on a budget, lots under €5. Best of all is the lunchtime menu del dia, three corses with wine and water for €7.50. Had a noodle... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Puerto, Santanyi, Majorca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Balearic Islands  >  Majorca  >  Santanyi

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 36
  • Cuisine: Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children

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