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Carratera Palma-Manacor | Vilafranca, 07250 Vilafranca de Bonany, Majorca, Spain
+34 971 56 00 73
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06:30 - 23:30
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Sun 07:30 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 06:30 - 23:30
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Stockholm, Sweden
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101 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Spanish restaurants often open late for dinner. In Sweden we are used to dine earlier. El Cruse is open all day so we decided to have dinner there at six. In contrast to the usualy crowded lunchtime it quiet and only the smaller dining room was used. We could enjoy our quail in peace. As always there were large portions... More 

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1 Thank Anders Ö
Eindh
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

This restauranr is quite buay and noisy with all kinds of visitors. But that doen't matter, you are in Spain! The food here is delicious for an extremely low price! Don't expect haute cuisine, but a really tastefull Spanish meal!

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Thank Alex D
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95 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Me and my friend from Mallorca had a great lunch there. It was more than filling and delicious. Especially the fideos and the brut soup. I also enjoyed the cooked snails! I hope this review will not cause tourists like myself to overcrowd the place as it is already overrun by natives....by the way a good sign. Come for an... More 

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Thank Nils L
Stockholm, Sweden
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101 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

As have been said before: When looking for a god local restaurant for lunch stop at one with many lorries. This is indeed the case with El Cruce next to the roundabout with an exit to Petra on the Ma-15. The parking is always filled at lunchtime and you often have to queue up to get a table. Don´t despair,... More 

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Thank Anders Ö
Hove, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Even though it is incredibly busy; this restaurant is more like a huge canteen, so no romantic atmosphere to be expected!, the service is fast and efficient. This is probably the most efficient staff we have ever seen! Good food for money.

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Thank Michael M
Doha, Qatar
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42 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Don't expect Michelin start portions! You need you be ready to eat properly! On the first sight the restaurant might seem a bit basic but always full car park persuaded us to give it a go. And since then we were coming every second day. It is honest good farmer food. The taste of the grilled meat is exceptional. I... More 

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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Good quality and really low proceso! It is a plaisir to have lunch or dinner in Mallorca withoit been cheated!

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Thank San José G
Basingstoke
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This restaurant is literally off a roundabout on the road to Palma airport The food is cooked over charcoal coals the lamb chops and chicken were beautifully cooked and tasty and the whole meal only cost 12 euros. Service good English excellent. They hav an outside veranda as well. Highly recommend

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Thank june m
Madrid, Spain
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97 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Good food, generous portions and fast service. Great value for the price you pay. A great option to taste local food in Mallorca.

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Thank dredge
Sant Sadurni d'Anoia, Spain
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61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Pure Mallorquinan food (so difficult to find around the touristic coast ) at an inexpensive price. A very popular place for locals! Don't expect a gourmet restaurant but the food is excellent for the price. A must if you want to have a taste of the truly Mallorquinan culture. Try the "cargols" (snales), arròs brut or "guatlera", for dessert the... More 

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Thank Josep G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 23:00
Monday
06:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 23:30
Thursday
06:30 - 23:30
Friday
06:30 - 23:30
Saturday
06:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carratera Palma-Manacor | Vilafranca, 07250 Vilafranca de Bonany, Majorca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Balearic Islands  >  Majorca  >  Vilafranca de Bonany
  • Phone Number: +34 971 56 00 73

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