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Bar Marucho

Calle Tetuan 21, 39004 Santander, Spain
+34 942 22 55 62
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Tetuan 21, 39004 Santander, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hadn't booked but managed to get a table for two 10 minutes after it opened. It was almost the last table so I would recommend reserving in advance. The menu was varied and interesting. We chose oysters, mussels and sole and all were delightful....More

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great find thanks to the reviews on TA. A local place where seafood and fish is king. We had the gambas blanca and mussels for starters followed by red mullet to share for mains. The restaurant was full with people waiting outside for a...More

Thank SimonW-England
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Small Mom and Pop bar/restaurant. Very tasty fresh seafood. We had the most delicious fish soup which was enough for 4 people. We also had the fried calamari which was very tender, and a sea bass cooked to perfection. Great service, and great prices.

Thank Ana Q
Reviewed 9 October 2017

It is not a fancy restaurant, more like old school, but the quality of food was really good. We had some fried calamari and some fried anchovies with a glass of white wine (verdejo) as a snack. The portions were quite big, so it was...More

Thank Francesco R
Reviewed 5 October 2017

When in Santander this a must. No booking so turn up early before queues develop 17:00. Lunchtime has tapas on the bar

Thank wilkinsrgw
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped by Santander for 1 day during our holidays. And enjoyed dishes here in Marucho. It tastes like very localized dishes and delicious.

Thank JabezLee
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

This place fills up really quickly, so get there early. The staff are courteous, speak good English and are honest to a fault (see more at the bottom of this review).We had the anchovy dish recommended elsewhere in these reviews, salted gambas and cod with...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Visited without booking but we were able to sit at the counter. Very bustling with friendly, if busy, staff. Not high dining but a nice cafe buzz. We ate oysters, mussels and percebes and of course drank Cava! All excellent quality. Overall a very pleasant...More

Thank Duncan T
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The seafood was outstanding! Fresh with lots of different selections. Make sure to get there early as the place is small and it fills up very quickly. The tables are a little crowded and but the service was good.

Thank Thiago V
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Nice little restaurant that was crowded and I can understand why! Starter and mains, a couple of glasses of red wine, coffee and a brandy, € 33! Make sure to reserve if you don't have the time for some tapas waiting for a table. I...More

Thank snukke
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$77
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Tetuan 21, 39004 Santander, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santander
  • Phone Number: +34 942 22 55 62
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