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los Caracoles

Rua Raina 14, 15704, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
+34 981 56 14 98
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (7 reviews)
“risotto” (3 reviews)
“clams” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Raina 14, 15704, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Nice cozy place, friendly waiters explain the menu in English, pour more wine than expected and overall make you comfortable. Fish soup is good, the portion is not big. Same for grilled scallops - tasty but small :) Homemade croquettes tasty and quite filling. Local...More

Thank Nancy-Brown08
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Good food, fast and very kind service, nice music I recommend it. Very nice place to go with family and kids

1  Thank Ana G
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Small place, but nice feel. Good for folk on their own too, not a stuffy restaurant, despite my son being told to take his feet off chair, quite right too!! No good really for veggies (not many places in Spain are). We had the selection...More

Thank Annette W
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Really friendly wait staff and a nice ambience, not too fancy. The one complaint would be that the beef was overcooked. To be fair we never specified how we wanted it done but the waiter didn't ask. My dining companion was convinced it was pork...More

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

service is great , they tell you what is in season, fresh shell fish, great octopus, all food is excellent. Best place to have "tapas" in town!!!

Thank Ana Mary A
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Great steamed crab. Great pineapple desert! Kind service. Prime location. Wife loves that. Nice white wine. Second visit. Loved large steak and salad with tomato and cheese. FYI. This is my first review. Two thumbs up!!

Thank Yu Soung M
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

First of all, this little hole in the wall has so much atmosphere- it's absolutely beautiful and modern! We had some wonderful food here and even helped us with the translation of the menu. The coffees were a little on the small side for the...More

Thank ShezLeo
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, good music and delicious food. Ate the seafood platter: fresh, plenty and a great variety of choices. Definitely a great recommendation for dinner.

2  Thank Hande
Reviewed 29 March 2016

The Tapas was so good and so plentyful, along with the staff being so friendly - without any other agenda than to llok after you. We enjoyed the food so much we returned that evening for dinner. Superb value and very friendly - local trade...More

1  Thank TrevorIP11
Reviewed 28 March 2016

This little bar/restaurant it's in the path of the Cathedral. It's has all components to be another touristy unappealing place but nevertheless luckily it is not. Good variety in local tapas of seafood and earth as well. Fresh and good quality ingredients. Friendly service and...More

Thank FerdieGordon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 02:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Raina 14, 15704, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Galicia  >  Province of A Coruna  >  Santiago de Compostela
  • Phone Number: +34 981 56 14 98
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