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Restaurant Minerva

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Avinguda St Raimon de Penyafort 7, 17320 Tossa de Mar, Spain
+34 972 34 09 39
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12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
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Thu - Tue 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We stopped by for a convenient beach side touristy bite on the way to our hotel. We were blown away by the quality of the food and the price. And very good for celiacs - knowledgeable wait staff for gluten free. We ended coming back two nights later - the whole family loved it

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Thank David R
Hastings, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed July 31, 2016

We had the mixed salad, ordered one each but easily big enough to share. Fabulous grilled lobster and good wine. Not the cheapest restaurant but good quality food.

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Thank Sally P
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62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

We were on route to another restaurant but the restaurant in question was empty! It was one of the few places that seemed busy and we could see why. Lovely meal, attentive staff and lovely view...will visit again :)

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Thank jimbob240
Kent, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2016

One of the objectives of our holiday was to have a fresh lobster, which did not disappoint. Lovely view of the illuminated castle at night. Nice sized portions, quality food and wine. Reasonable cost too.

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Plon, Germany
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed June 26, 2016

Tourist menu dishes are well prepared and tasty offered in an interessanting variety. Visited the Minverva two times in the evening and enjoyed the kind and friendly service. Unfortunately one grilled salmon wasn't well done, it came back well done, but the vegetables were cold then.

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Thank lindenlikers
messitossa, Gerente at Restaurant Minerva, responded to this review

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed May 29, 2016

Had a family lunch here last week on a day out in Tossa De Mar. Excellent food, set menu was great value for money, lots of choices. Food was delicious. Fabulous setting overlooking the beach & the sea. Staff friendly, very good with the 2 grand daughters. Highly recommend for an authentic Spanish meal - great paella!

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed May 27, 2016

had a great night out at the minerva last year,went back last week it was terrible the food was cold and greasy the service was bad like thy did not want you there at the price thy charged expected something better

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messitossa, Gerente at Restaurant Minerva, responded to this review

Sorry if you a bad experience, but we all should have said. Sorry from the staff and thank you. More 

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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in here for a late lunch after the beach and were not disappointed. Service was good, not much to say about that. The dishes are the usual Mediterranean Tapas but I found them to be tastier than other places I have visited. Great view of the castle and the beach. Had the razor clams, oysters, mussels, grilled squid,... More 

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Thank Matthew D
messitossa, Gerente at Restaurant Minerva, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your opinion and to value the raw material. This year marks the 35th anniversary since we opened the doors and this is very difficult today and our weapon is the effort and excellent product . Thank you very much. More 

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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

Isn't my first time...and each one enjoyed as others! Easy to recommend: go!!!! Very good food, incredible veaws and better service!

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We appreciate your comments and your opinion. We work to have a good experience. More 

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Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Very good good, excellent value for money! Would definitely recommend. Amazing views of the castle and sea.

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messitossa, Gerente at Restaurant Minerva, responded to this review

We appreciate your comments and your opinion. We work to have a good experience. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$16 - $54
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avinguda St Raimon de Penyafort 7, 17320 Tossa de Mar, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  Tossa de Mar
  • Phone Number: +34 972 34 09 39
Description
Family business since 1983...

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?