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La Colmena

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Paseo Del Mar, 07181 Palmanova, Calvia, Majorca, Spain
+34 971 68 19 44
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London, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Situated opposite the beach, this family run restaurant is first class. The staff headed by brother and sister Ana and Roberto are warm and friendly and over the years have become our friends. When my husband was alive they would go out of their way to help for which I cannot thank them enough.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

We've been going to Palmanova for 10 years. We always visit The Beehive (Le Colmena) several times while we're there.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Went in for a meal, should have known better, place was deserted. We ordered seafood pasta and lasagne. Seafood pasta came as bolognese, lasagne was on inspection made of spinach pasta and some runny sauce, made of pork + beef?? Both were returned, seafood pasta came ok 2nd time, my wife ordered egg and chips as a replacement meal. The... More 

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Thank philipshirley
Cumbria, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

We have just arrived back from our hollidays in palmanova, we popped in here at least twice each day for a thirst quencher, we cannot thank you all enough for your hospitality towards us both, we were all inc, but could not resist to come and eat with you a couple of times, the food was outstanding , well done... More 

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Visited 13 Sep 2016...with friends for a reunion drink...service again was excellent...place very clean bar and sitting area...lush variety of food being served to hungry guests..no hesitation to recommend to friends and family...thanks again folks...Rob & Michelle

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Thank Rob B
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Having walked past here at least 4 times a day and it was really busy we decided to give it a try and neither of us were disappointed. We both had a pizza, plenty of topping on and nice crispy thin bases too. Staff were friendly and helpful and nothing any trouble.

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Thank Nicola S
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

We visited here after passing a few time and they were too busy This must have been a slack night because there were plenty of seats We both had a lager which was cold but not very refreshing For starters we both had ham and melon which was good and I enjoyed the dry air cured ham but my better... More 

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Thank 22mark0
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

We've been visiting this restaurant only ever for breakfast for the past ten years or more. Excellent English breakfast and you can choose exactly what you want no need to stick to menu. Was a bit disappointed with our waiter this year he didn't seem as pleasant as the ones we've had previous but once we got to know him... More 

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Thank dawn M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

The classic Hamburgers with chips here are the best in Palmanova, always very cheap and freshly cooked as well!! Colmena salad is large but very nice. A small warning though Pizzas, lasagna and spaghetti bolognese are very average and we also once had a meal that was still frozen served, one of the more expensive pork dishes. The staff were... More 

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Thank mcuktravel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Was a good experience here, they were great with the children and the food was really good. Only disappointment is most of the desserts are frozen, we went for the chocolate cake which wasn't frozen and it was delicious.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Del Mar, 07181 Palmanova, Calvia, Majorca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Balearic Islands  >  Majorca  >  Calvia  >  Palmanova
  • Phone Number: +34 971 68 19 44

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