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El Fondin

) #17 of 594 Restaurants in Oviedo $$ - $$$ Spanish
Plaza Trascorrales 1, 33009, Oviedo, Spain
+34 619 41 12 74
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
30 Mar 2017
“Great restaurant in central Oviedo”
13 Oct 2016
“Good food and service ”
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$$ - $$$
Plaza Trascorrales 1, 33009, Oviedo, Spain
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

We ate here during a 3 day trip to Asturias and this was certainly the best meal we had in Oviedo. Huge starters - recommend the octopus with potato and paprika and the superb sirloin steak and hake. Wine was also better than other Oviedo...More

Thank UKtraveller560
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went to El Fondin with my parents last month. We didn't have a reservation, but I would recommend making one. They were able to accommodate us and we were happy that they did. We sat outside (plaza trascorrales) and had a...More

Thank Angela P
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This charming restaurant is in a pretty little Oviedo square. Friendly service and delicious food, especially the fish and seafood. Well worth a visit - local and not at all touristy.

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This elegant restaurant is located in the Plaza de Trascorrales which we reached by walking through the old town, a pedestrian district much prettier and more authentic than the touristic zone to which our hotel concierge had directed us, with locals of all ages sitting...More

Thank Drew B
Reviewed 5 July 2016

A good place with good food for an evening out with friends. very tasty local dishes and good sidra.

Thank Restful M
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

After two weeks travelling northern spain, we were truly delighted by the cuisine of this tiny restaurant. Fresh and excellent i gredients appeared to be the basis of the dishes we had: We specially limed the anchovies with tomato salad, the calamares en su tinta,...More

1  Thank MarcoGS1970
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

... And this is one of those times. If you see the reviews for El Fondino you notice a high avg. score and according to our visit, it is well deserved. The fabes con almejas that my girlfriend took and the risotto de chipriones were...More

Thank Goran Ž
Reviewed 14 August 2015

The love details, it what you feel enteering and enjoying this place. Really nice food with a mix of tradition and modernity and exceptional prices. A must in Oviedo.

Thank IsmaelSC
Reviewed 3 January 2015

Small, cosy restaurant in the very centre of the old Oviedo town.Food was delicious. If you choose to go you need to make a reservation in advance.

Thank osky1900
Reviewed 15 July 2013 via mobile

If you are in Oviedo and fancy a nice dinner, please visit El Fondín at Pza Trascorrales. It houses only a few tables so make sure to either book a table or be early - you do not want to miss out this. We had...More

Thank CarlD1981
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Guillermo G
tenéis algo que ver con el fondin de brañes? es solo por curiosidad.
4 February 2017|
Response from Chema1973 | Property representative |
No, simplemente coincide el nombre.
Google Translation
Buenas noches, tienen menús del día o menú fin de semana? Gracias
3 July 2016|
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Response from Chema1973 | Property representative |
Lo siento, solo trabajamos a la carta, un saludo.
Google Translation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
13:00 - 17:00
13:00 - 17:00
21:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 17:00
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13:00 - 17:00
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13:00 - 17:00
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13:00 - 17:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Trascorrales 1, 33009, Oviedo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Asturias  >  Oviedo
  • Phone Number: +34 619 41 12 74
  • E-mail