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Restaurante Meson Jose

Calle San Francisco 18, 16001 Cuenca, Spain
+34 617 35 09 71
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (2 reviews)
“tapas” (2 reviews)
“beer” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle San Francisco 18, 16001 Cuenca, Spain
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

We had some really good tapas here with a welcome beer. It was buzzing with locals young and old. We decided to have some lunch. Very good seafood and interesting dishes which were tasty and good sized portions. Service was attentive but not too fast....More

Thank ShadowTours
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

They have menu of the day with 9.90e for 2 dishes and desert. We eat also calamars and squid... very good squid. Tapas was very salty... too salty... we didn.t like it

Thank Tiberiu I
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

The service was absolutely terrible. One of the servers was absolutely rude and didn't even try to hide her bad attitude. They also couldn't get the bill right and tried to cheat us out of our money. There were a lot of people but still...More

Thank Justin F
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We were seated immediately, the food was delicious and the service from Bohdan was excellent. Bohdan spoke no English but with our limited Spanish we were able to communicate with him and it was an added bonus that the menu was also in English. We...More

Thank Elaine1188932
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

We ate a la carte an had high expectations. We ordered their entre meses that we both found unappetizing with a strange taste. We ordered cuttlefish fish and lamb cutlets and everything arrived at the same time. I had to sent the cutlets back as...More

Thank BrianMeit
Reviewed 15 March 2015

I've eaten here twice, and both times I was pretty satisfied. Being a foreigner to Cuenca, I find it difficult to adjust to the fact that so many restaurants and establishments are closed on weekends, so my coming to Meson Jose was by necessity since...More

2  Thank Julian O
Reviewed 15 April 2014

If you ask for a beer they give you a small tapa. Beer is so cheap, then they have other dishes that if you ask on the bar (not at the table) is 3 times less expensive.

2  Thank CaroVargasPL
Reviewed 7 March 2013

we were on the business trip, this restaurant was almost one place where we see people. Good food especjally lunch, pretty good services and price. I recommend it to attend. However, it is not near themain site seeings

2  Thank Isabelko
Reviewed 30 July 2012 via mobile

Plenty food, good service, pleasant waitresses, decent price! Glad we found this bar/restaurant. Good selection of food for kids too but they don't have highchairs. Seating outdoors is on a pedestrian street but is very busy so we sat indoors which is nice too. Highly...More

2  Thank Rosijavea
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle San Francisco 18, 16001 Cuenca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile-La Mancha  >  Province of Cuenca  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +34 617 35 09 71
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