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La Pondala

Avenida Dionisio Cifuentes 58, 33203, Gijon, Spain
+34 985 36 93 46
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
4 weeks ago
“Consistently good”
13 Nov 2017
“Best restaurant ever!!”
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European, Spanish, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Avenida Dionisio Cifuentes 58, 33203, Gijon, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always go for the roast beef that you should order in advance and never have been disappointed- absolutely divine. Worth special mention is their crab pancakes as starters and their amazing house cake to finish off. A real treat in Gijón and a firm...More

Thank soha5017
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

We have been here in November Monday : Not very busy. Perfect for lovely dinner with my wife. The dinner was wonderful. Nice and very customer oriented service. We learned restaurant is now in 5th generation family owned. I hope it last another 5 generations....More

Thank Egon S
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I have nothing good whatsoever to say about this restaurant, infact I can think of no redeeming features at all. Everything about our experience here was bad from start to finish. Our impression is that this restaurant is essentially for business customers with expense accounts,...More

1  Thank Thewanderingwinos
Reviewed 15 September 2016

As a starter my husband and I shared an amazingly varied and delicious grilled vegetable platter. For my main dish our very sweet waitress suggested the fresh grilled tuna which was a special part of the fish and it was cooked to perfection. Our only...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Had a business dinner here this week, apparently it's one of a few restaurants open on Monday or Tuesday in Gijon. We tried the cider and had a bottle of local white wine. The wine was delicious. The croquettes were very tasty, and the calamari...More

Thank Marionfive
Reviewed 2 February 2015 via mobile

I am in Gijon often on business and have been going to La Pondala for over 5 years. This restaurant never disappoints in terms of food and service but also has a unique ambiance I can only describe as refined rustic. Always busy so make...More

1  Thank Carl K
Reviewed 8 October 2014 via mobile

Been here a number of times and food is always dependable. But if anything brings me back again and again it is the phenomenal roast beef which unfortunately you need to order in advance - so make sure you do so if you eat meat...More

Thank soha5017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$37 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Dionisio Cifuentes 58, 33203, Gijon, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Asturias  >  Gijon
  • Phone Number: +34 985 36 93 46
  • E-mail
Ofrece una cuidada seleccion de productos y materias primas asturianas para elaborar sus famosas recetas tradicionales y reflejar asi el caracter de la zona.Cuenta con amplios salones comedores y una gran terraza al aire libre, de esta manera se ha creado un gran restaurante donde comer y celebrar reuniones de trabajo, comidas familiares o disfrutar de una cuidado menu.Se puede realizar reservas online desde su pagina web.
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