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Mar Viva


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
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Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

High quality seafood lunch with family up on second floor. We ordered missels, croquetas for kids which were creamy fish inside and octopus and scallops. Food was delicious washed down with white albariño wine. Tiramisu dessert and coffee. Upstairs restroom had a shower suggesting a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jwillislee
Reviewed November 5, 2017

A specialize seafood restaurat where you choose your own fresh fish or shellfish, and they cooked. Delicious.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank V_Nika_V
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

We were staying with friends in Corcubion and went for dinner at Mar Viva. The display of fresh seafood as you enter the restaurant says everything - wide variety of fish, crabs and shellfish obviously very fresh. We had a number of shellfish starters followed...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank mariaben64
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Busy restaurant in the hart of Corcubion. They specialize with fish and seafood. The customer is able to choose his fish from big display. I did have croquetas and octopus with clams. The croquetas were really exelent. The octopus … not. Unfortunately was quite hard...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank alice150
Reviewed July 17, 2017

You choose your fish and it is weighed on the ground floor and then it is cooked and then served in the Dining Room on the top floor. The selection of seafood and fish is very good and the prices amazing: 570g of percebes (goose-neck...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank DaveBridge
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner to Mar Viva in Corcubion on the 30th June 2017. My husband and I were finishing a great weeks holiday in Corcubion. We were however very disappointed with the evening. Firstly we were the only people there - so no athmosphere...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank 28gbyrne
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

We found this place on our Galician seaside journey after trying lots of more typical/local restaurants. When you enter this place looks like a fish market. Beautiful fresh fish and seafood. You pick what you like and that's what you get! The chef can tell...More

Date of visit: September 2016
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Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Tipped by the local we found this gem on our Camino. You can choose your fresh fish directly on the ground floor. Then it's prepared and served in a cosy atmosphere upstairs. We had the king prawns as a starter and the Panometa as a...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Doeby-Louis
Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

This is a great concept where the chef helped us to pick our fish, recommended sides, wine, and cooking method. The food was done simply and was wonderful! The salad even had a tasty dressing which is hard to find in this part of Spain....More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank tortravel25
Reviewed November 7, 2015

The freshest tastiest seafood ever. When you walk in it looks like a fish shop...but this is where you choose what you want to eat. Go upstairs to the restaurant & chill while they prepare your choice. Wash down with lots of vino blanco!

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Rebecca K
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