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Calle Apuntadors 5, 07012 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
0034971724422
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12:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 12:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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156 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You would walk past this place and right it off. First appearances are of a so so tapas restaurant that churn out average quality. It's far far better than that. All dishes are super tasty and fresh plus great value. We always visit on our first night in Palma

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Sollentuna, Sweden
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere is typical Spanish. The food is excellent and the staff very nice. We have been here three times and can definitely recommend this restaurant. Not very expensive.

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188 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We were taken here by friends and the food was really great, big portions for sharing. I really enjoyed the mushrooms, cheese, aioli and the boqueroni Fritos were superb, really divine and we had great service. Only complaint the food came too quickly I would order in 2 tranches rather next time

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Toronto, Canada
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109 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here last night and it was a good experience. The food was delicious and the portion size was generous. The restaurant has a lot of character, it feels like you're in a cave. I will probably go back one more time while I'm in Palma. Don't take it personally when the staff is not overly friendly, they are... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

OK food, OK Service. But large plates! Easy to make a mistake and order too much. The best bit is the speed. Food arrives very quickly so great if you want to just nip in.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

I visited the restaurant this evening for a meal with my wife. The food itself was perfectly adequate - far from incredible but acceptable for what it was. My issue was with the rude, dismissive waiter serving us. The issue came from me trying to speak some Spanish when ordering my meal. I am unfortunately not by any means great... More 

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Hove, United Kingdom
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70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

Amongst the best tapas I've had in Palma. This bustling friendly restaurant in La Llonja has a wonderful menu, really good service, and delicious food. The octopus was incredible, as tender and succulent as the finest scallops, the gambas were plump and juicy with lots of garlic, the padron peppers perfectly cooked and wonderfully salty, the dates wrapped with bacon... More 

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Nottingham
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

We ate here on our final night in Palma and it was by far the best meal we had. We liked the look of the menu displayed outside and at 7.30 there was barely a table available, which was a very good sign (a few restaurants we had looked at nearby were empty). We have been to various resorts in... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

We were visiting Palma for a long weekend in March and wandering through the city we discovered this narrow street of restaurants. All of which looked great. We chose this restaurant as it was busy (a good sign, we thought). We were put onto a table for 4 so they split the layout in two tables of two, but the... More 

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Milton Keynes, UK
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129 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

Octopus, grilled mixed meat kebab, chicken croquettes, lamb chops. Would have liked to be a bigger party and sample a few more! All delicious and washed down with a bottle of red.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Apuntadors 5, 07012 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Balearic Islands  >  Majorca  >  Palma de Mallorca
  • Phone Number: 0034971724422
Description
Sa Volta and La Cueva were two adjoining Tapas bars owned and run by the Nieto brothers. (I think their parents established them.) Sa Volta was TINY but they have now connected the two bars and they are packed out every night. The food is incredible. The service is excellent.

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