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La Bodega

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Calle Joaquin Costa 41, 39005 Santander, Spain
+34 942 27 10 53
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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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179 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed October 6, 2016

We were hungry and looking to eat. We chose this restaurant because it was near our hotel and some of the others had weddings etc going on. The food was OK but not all fresh ingredients. A basic cheap meal which was delivered to our tables very rapidy.

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Thank MilkoHastings_UK
Alexandria, Virginia
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55 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed July 13, 2016

Great time, wonderful food and drinks, helpful staff and just lots of fun! Very crowded after 10pm, watched some of the football game as it was on.

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Thank Patrick G
Durham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Food was not good but I didn't expect it to be. I wanted something quick and cheap but I ended up being very sick. Will not go there again!

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Thank Celinethefoodlover
Selby, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

Of all the places in Santander I had to walk into this dump. My mind was somewhere else when she said this looks ok!! Food cold, tasteless and rotten. Service sloppy. Go with my instinct in future and just keep walking.

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australia
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246 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed August 25, 2015

We just wondering in for a few drinks this place always looks crowded so we thought we would give it a try. Ah yeah big mistake!!! the bartender here would have to be the "rudest" person I came across in spain. We just tried to order 5 beers.....he was snooty, rude tried to ignore us & then tried to act... More 

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Thank cortez48
isle of Wight
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed August 19, 2015

Food was good but atmosphere was not so great as some other local places. The waiter tried hard with us and our limited spanish.

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Thank dianeisleofWight
london
1 review
Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

1 lata de atún del super que te abren 8euros. Trocitos de queso 7euros lo que equivale a más de 1 euro el dedito de queso. Do not go. This is the biggest rip off the history. They serve you OK food that you can find better in the supermarket and charge you a gourmet meal for it. They are... More 

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Thank doudoumig
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88 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday night had the 3 course menu 2 beers n fizzy water x2 . All served quickly and hot ,a locals bar with a good atmosphere and feel . 36 euros the lot no complaints from us thankyou.

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Thank Jontyn
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
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106 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed August 30, 2014

We were on a quick stopover en route to Asturias. We already wasted a lot of time trying to find somewhere to park. Santander in August is not a fun place to be. It was quite late already and we needed to have lunch. This was the spot we chose. It was August, like I said. Everywhere was busy. Perhaps... More 

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Thank Chiew_Pang
Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed July 22, 2014

There was one staff who spoke English which helped us to have a great meal. We ordered based on her recommendations which truly did not disappoint. In general, we found nearby restaurants' staff tend to not be overly friendly or patient with non-Spanish speakers, but the staff here great, as was the food. Price was reasonable relative to other nearby... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Spanish
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Joaquin Costa 41, 39005 Santander, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santander
  • Phone Number: +34 942 27 10 53

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