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El Puntal

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Avenida Perez Galdos 28, 39005 Santander, Spain
+34 942 27 25 50
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Miami, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed dinner at this beautiful and classical restaurant. The room is nicely decorated, with classical music in the background. The service was too and the food was delicious. I enjoyed a delicious seafood caldereta, prepared to perfection.

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London, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

Fabulous fish cooked to perfection, comfortable tables in a grand setting and courteous and professional staff, pre or post drinks on terrace are a must

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Surrey, England
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73 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

Was staying at hotel so we ate in the restaurant for convenience and we were pleasantly surprised. The room is spacious and furnished in a grand style. The food was well presented and of high quality. An amuse bouche and small desert were provided in addition to the ordered food. Overall, a pleasant experience although the menu could prove a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2015

Food cooked to perfection, manager very friendly even though had only a little english and no french language.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2014

Loved the fact that there were able to change the menu to suit our dietary requests of no meat or garlic!! Shared 2 different tasting menus and each one was different, interesting and very tasty - a really enjoyable dinner and good value! (Hotel reviewed separately)

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Worcestershire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2013

Beautiful big room with fantastic views but something about it was a little bit sad. My starter was good but main course wasn't great.

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Thank PHMPHM
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2013 via mobile

We were staying at the hotel real and decided to give the restaurant a try. We were so glad we did. Great place to go for a smart meal. We all had the tasting menu and it was fantastic , I would recommend this to anyone

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Manchester
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2012

We decided to try the El Puntal as we were staying in the hotel. We are so glad we did. From the first moment of having cocktails on the terrace through a fine food experience to after dinner drinks in the drawing room, all was superb.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Spanish
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 23:00
Monday
13:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Perez Galdos 28, 39005 Santander, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santander
  • Phone Number: +34 942 27 25 50

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