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El Fondin

Plaza Trascorrales 1, 33009, Oviedo, Spain
+34 619 41 12 74
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“nice dinner” (2 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
“plaza” (3 reviews)
Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Plaza Trascorrales 1, 33009, Oviedo, Spain
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

I´ve been with my wife to Oviedo and selected this restaurant where we arrived without booking in advance. They were full but very nice and arranged a table for us some time later. We had a wonderful dinner, spanish food.

Thank Jose A
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by this restaurant. You can sit either inside or out on their terrace. Would recommend booking ahead as all tables on a Saturday evening were reserved. The pulpo to start was amazing - a big portion so share with at least 2 people....More

Thank pinkbecky13
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The food was great, and there was so much of it that it was hard to eat it all, but it was so good it was hard to stop. The bean and clam soup was delicious, and so was the onion stuffed with tuna. Service...More

Thank cory285
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Booked into El Fondin for an anniversary meal. The restaurant is situated in Plaza Trascorrales, a cosy little square in the heart of Oviedo yet one that appears to bypass the majority of the crowds. Despite our limited mastery of the Spanish language, the staff...More

Thank Nuno_Rocks
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We ate here during a 3 day trip to Asturias and this was certainly the best meal we had in Oviedo. Huge starters - recommend the octopus with potato and paprika and the superb sirloin steak and hake. Wine was also better than other Oviedo...More

Thank UKtraveller560
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went to El Fondin with my parents last month. We didn't have a reservation, but I would recommend making one. They were able to accommodate us and we were happy that they did. We sat outside (plaza trascorrales) and had a...More

Thank Angela P
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This charming restaurant is in a pretty little Oviedo square. Friendly service and delicious food, especially the fish and seafood. Well worth a visit - local and not at all touristy.

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This elegant restaurant is located in the Plaza de Trascorrales which we reached by walking through the old town, a pedestrian district much prettier and more authentic than the touristic zone to which our hotel concierge had directed us, with locals of all ages sitting...More

Thank Drew B
Reviewed 5 July 2016

A good place with good food for an evening out with friends. very tasty local dishes and good sidra.

Thank Restful M
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

After two weeks travelling northern spain, we were truly delighted by the cuisine of this tiny restaurant. Fresh and excellent i gredients appeared to be the basis of the dishes we had: We specially limed the anchovies with tomato salad, the calamares en su tinta,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
9:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Trascorrales 1, 33009, Oviedo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Asturias  >  Oviedo
  • Phone Number: +34 619 41 12 74
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