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El Serbal

Calle Andres del Rio 7 | Puertochico, 39004 Santander, Spain
+34 942 22 25 15
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (10 reviews)
“bread” (10 reviews)
“trout” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle Andres del Rio 7 | Puertochico, 39004 Santander, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service and amazing sensitivity to last minute undeclared intolerances/allergies. We had a tasting menu with amazing fish (rombo/turbot) and deer.

Thank pojke-fredi
Reviewed 16 September 2017

The menu is not extense but each one is an workart (and yu know, when you face a workart you can be impressed or deceived). We enjoyed 100%. The service is 110% good.

Thank Josep_M_Casanovas
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Try everything it's all great. It's an experience. The charcoal looking thing is great. All it's not what it looks like we had a traditional and a contempo degustación. The breads were fenomenal. The presentation the service. Worth the Michelin.

Thank Alperez1954
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Go for the 60 Euros pp tasting menu! There's no menu to choose from. Just say what are your dietary requirements and the Chef will prepare whatever he feels like. Every course that we had was presented as a piece of art and tasted like...More

Thank Ehud G
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Location: close to the town center in Santander Atmosphere: don’t be fooled by the buildings in the neighbourhood and the outside. Inside it looks great and they have some pretty unique features such as a castor that transports the freshly baked bread to you. We...More

1  Thank jenskoopmann
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Had a fantastic meal here last night. We chose the tasting menu with matching wines. The cooking was superb and really imaginative. The service was also just right. (Thank you Pietro) They dealt with request for dairy free options amazingly well. We would highly recommend...More

Thank alanbarbaraEdinburgh
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I went here two times in summer with my girl who's a vegetarian. First time before going there we called and ask if they could make a vegetarian menu and it was no problem for them, although we called on the same day. The next...More

Thank Žilvinas B
Reviewed 12 November 2016

This unassuming place just outside the centre of Santander serves serious food. It was our last day of an epic two weeks exploring the regions between the Basque Country and the Mediterranean (Valencia to be exact) and it was pouring with rain - not the...More

2  Thank Nomadchef53
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Chose the tasting menu with matching wines - a really fabulous experience. Great welcome ( and very good English explanations ) from the waiting staff. The food was unusual and just marvellous. The wine choices, though, were exceptional - a great selection of wines from...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Simply stunning food, reverential. The menu with the wine pairing is 50 Euros per person, which considering their Michelin star, is tremendous value. The setting is nondescript, but the service is fantastic, you will really appreciate the level of knowledge and care taken by all...More

Thank RobbieJEF
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$48 - US$185
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Andres del Rio 7 | Puertochico, 39004 Santander, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santander
  • Phone Number: +34 942 22 25 15
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