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Restaurante Marixa

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Ps. Sancho Abarca, 8 | Hotel Marixa, 01300 Laguardia, Spain
+34 945 60 01 65
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed March 9, 2017

We fancied a meal and a lot of places in Laguardia quite rightly seem to do Pinxto's. Nice and efficient service, meal was quite nice without being brilliant. As title suggests, probably more suited to daytime when the views of the surrounding vineyards would be spectacular.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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277 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed October 4, 2016

We stopped in for lunch. They were expecting a group and the service was slow for other patrons. They did not have a couple of the appetizers we requested. We tried the vegetable stew. The broth was tasty but it was simply an expensive bowl of overcooked veggies. The croquettes all tasted basically the same. Perhaps we ordered the wrong... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

I can't comment on the food as we didn't get that far... We had a lovely wine tour and tasting at Yssios today and thought we'd round it off with lunch here and take in the great views. Despite there only being 2 tables taken at 3.30pm, a very rude and grumpy waiter tried to give us a table on... More 

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Mataró, España
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Excellent place to for enjoying typical rioja food. Wonderful lamb good fish and no words for vegetables and " menestra " really fantastic

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San Diego, California
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely the best grilled Hake we've had. The owner personally took care of us, and gave us an outstanding evening. Too much food. We shared a salad, traditional potatoes with peppers, chorizo and pork spareribs to savor a local dish. Could have only had the entre as it came wth potatoes and vegetables. Or, shared the grilled fish as it... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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109 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed March 25, 2016

We arrived there after a couple of other spots were not on the mark. The server appeared grumpy at first but warmed up. They had a Riojan option which was a set 5 course menu featuring the highlights of the region complete with wine. The food was extradition and the wine while, not a top wine, worked well with the... More 

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Gerrards Cross, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed October 10, 2015

Excellent pick up and return service to this centrally situated restaurant means no need to drive or worry about taxi. Great service and wonderful selection of food and good rioja wines. Ideal place for a group dinner.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed September 4, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant offers authentic food with spectacular views. The owner, Asier, is very friendly and knowledgeable. A recommended place in Laguardia.

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed June 9, 2015

Found this place by chance. Most of the poor reviews are old and we found nothing to fault. The staff were friendly and the food was excellent. My husband and I shared a turbot and our friends had salted sea bass. Both very good, beautifully cooked and huge portions. The views from the restaurant are spectacular and the local wine... More 

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed May 21, 2015

We were a party of 5 trying out the restaurant. The view is great but our food was average to poor. I had the baby lamb which came with sliced potatoes. It was clear the lamb had not been reheated very well and the potatoes and plate were almost cold. I sent it back to be heated up. It was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$11 - $49
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ps. Sancho Abarca, 8 | Hotel Marixa, 01300 Laguardia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Basque Country  >  Province of Alava  >  Laguardia
  • Phone Number: +34 945 60 01 65
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Marixa

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?