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La Caracola

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Calle Isla de Mouro 1, 39140 Somo, Spain
+34 942 51 04 80
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Santander, Spain
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

We decided to try La Caracole for lunch...great location and a very friendly owner and head waiter. We ordered fresh fish and "Rabas" and Sardines...plus the regular meal. Good cold white wine and a mixed salad. Price was fair and the food was right off the grill. Great selection for fresh fish...we recommend fish here everyday but Mondays. We had... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Everything perfect. Such a good seafood meal! Maybe I was lucky, but it was an amazing experience. We ordered only seafood thought. Anyway, I wouldn't risk meat here

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Santander, Spain
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015

They have a great selection for the local seafood, clams, octopus and squid. All fresh and "homemade"…. You select the main fish and augment with different specialties from the area. Cook is the owners wife and she has been cooking for over 20+ years. The desserts and local "after dinner" drinks are special. Highly recommend…price higher than others but a... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2014

The service is exceptional and friendly. The food is less expensive than other restaurants in Somo and is of very good quality. The rape was particularly good.

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bilbao
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2014

We have been going to this restaurant often over the years, perhaps 3-4 times a year at least. Have always recommended it as a consistent place with prices in accordance with its location, slightly on the higher side but excellent quality. Dinner the other day was a great disappointment. Should have left after opening the menu. Everything had gone up... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2014

Very good Waiter with little English went out of his way to explain the menu We thoroughly enjoyed it

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Isla de Mouro 1, 39140 Somo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Somo
  • Phone Number: +34 942 51 04 80

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?