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La Taberna del Caracol

Calle Sant Alonso 2, 07001 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
+34 971 71 49 08
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Sant Alonso 2, 07001 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went a couple of times to eat here (we booked both times). The staff are friendly and willing to chat about options. I think we managed 8 of the dishes over our two visits. The highlight for me was the snails...More

Thank united33
Reviewed May 13, 2018

A beautiful restaurant serving fresh tasty local food at reasonable prices. Great ambiance & good service. Reserve if you can; gets busy.

Thank Hooray H
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Called in for lunch with our 2 year old today on a day trip to Palma. Absolutely superb. Made very welcome, told about the history of the building (which is beautiful). Two guys, one cooking and one front of house, working really hard to give...More

Thank Centurion21
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Caracol is one of the few restaurants in the old town behind the cathedral which isn’t a ghastly tourist caff. The interior is a wonderful old vaulted space, an old bakery with a historic oven still in place. Service is prompt and attentive, cooking good...More

Thank HughB54
Reviewed April 24, 2018

I had Albondigas and Crema Catalana, both were very good. It was a very polite service in perfect Spanish, English, German and probably other languages as well. Other People seem to come regularly for proper dinners, which I didn´t try, but they looked very good....More

Thank Leucaspius D
Reviewed April 12, 2018

First impressions during the day are misleading, graffiti covered dusty shutters and old menus. Come the evening and shutters up, the transformation is a reward for the curious. double height vaulted ceiling as this is the old sion/convent quarter , bar to left and some...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Excellent little restaurant and bar in an out of the way location that gets busy pretty quickly. Excellent food, excellent wine, excellent service. Ticks all the boxes for us!

Thank Andy H
Reviewed December 2, 2017

We were staying near here and the front desk at the hotel recommended this - it was all you want from a quiet and modest yet authentic and delicious local restaurant. Really interesting room down some steps off the street into a cellar/bakery-type building? Cosy...More

Thank BadDad6
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

excellent service, excellent food, excellent atmosphere. Well worth making the effort to find it amongst the alleys and lanes of the old town

Thank Tim S
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Tucked away in the Old Town but just off the beaten track, Caracol is what every foodie traveller hopes to find: an authentic gem of a place that combines tradition with emerging modern Spanish cuisine; tuna carpaccio, Galician octopus and, a surprise hit...Aubergines in Honey....More

Thank petercocks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$29 - $37
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Sant Alonso 2, 07001 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Balearic Islands  >  Majorca  >  Palma de Mallorca
  • Phone Number: +34 971 71 49 08
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