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La Ponderosa

Calle San Francisco 20, 16001 Cuenca, Spain
+34 969 21 32 14
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
8 Mar 2018
“The best of Cuenca”
17 Dec 2017
“Great Food, Reasonable Prices for the Quality”
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$$ - $$$
Calle San Francisco 20, 16001 Cuenca, Spain
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Before travelling to Cuenca we had done some research and knew of La Ponderosa's reputation but there is no substitute for the real thing and one's own experience of it. So good was it that we went everyday. A bar like this is what life...More

Thank BenjaminNickless
Reviewed 18 December 2017

On our first visit to Spain, this last November, we took a pleasant side trip to Cuenca. This turned out to be one of our most favored parts of the entire trip. On entering Cuenca, we stopped at a petrol station to ask for a...More

Thank George F
Reviewed 6 July 2017

While the the quality was great, the place beautiful and great service, in almost three months of traveling through Spain, I never felt more ripped off when the bill arrived... the "meal" I had consisted of three tiny sized tapas (I mean meager portions that...More

Thank WineLover12345
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

A little tapas bar where you have to be standing up but this is worth it because the quality of the food is amazing! We had "lomo de orza" which is made in house, little red mullets, pork ear and "mollejas". No buts to add,...More

Reviewed 14 October 2013

This is the place to go "de tapeo" in Cuenca : try the zarajos, taste the wonderful tomatoes and have a nice local wine (as the draught beer is Heineken, bof!)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle San Francisco 20, 16001 Cuenca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile-La Mancha  >  Province of Cuenca  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +34 969 21 32 14
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