We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Don Quijote

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Rua Laxe 4 | Vigo, 36202 Vigo, Spain
+34 986 22 93 46
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

154 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 21: English reviews
Southampton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

If you are in Vigo and looking for a lunch stop this is a little gem. The tables have plenty of shade and a view of the harbour -just - but what we liked was the 3 course lunch with a glass of wine or bottle of water and coffee for 10 Euros. The portions were adequate for lunch and... More 

Helpful?
Thank FifiW999
Sandwich, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
85 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

A restaurant I always return to when in Vigo. The food is local and therefore very fresh, the ambience is good and the tables well set out and laid. It is possible to eat inside and outside (weather permitting!). The best cooked baby squid (pulpa) done in Galician style I have ever eaten, so different from the usual chewy pieces... More 

Helpful?
Thank auroraPOZ
Manila, Philippines
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

We visited the resto on a trip to the area with friends. Looking forward to sampling the local seafood and other items. We ordered a lot of different shellfish , shrimps, scallops and more including chuleton. The navajas or razor clams were served and before they even hit the table we could smell that something wasn't right. We all tried... More 

Helpful?
Thank gladz00
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
257 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

We went there on the evening of the 27th to celebrate our wedding anniversary, having spotted it during the day. Upon entry we walked into a very pleasant dining area, a very pretty restaurant. Unfortunately our waiter couldn't speak English so we tried in our very poor Spanish and we just about understood each other. I ordered the Gambas a... More 

Helpful?
Thank HongKong77
Shenzhen, China
Level Contributor
119 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

We truly enjoyed tasting some Gallego dishes and seafood. The service was excellent and the suggestions were great. We enjoyed our desserts especially the Tartara de mi Abuela was yummy! We tried peceberes (a crustacean delicacy) and gallego wine.

Helpful?
Thank Auri23
Hove, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
74 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

We stopped here for lunch firstly because the menu del dia was only 8 euros and looked promising, and secondly because it was busy with Spanish customers (families and business people, as well as tourists). The food was Galician and very good. 3 courses, bread, a glass of wine, a bottle of water, and coffee. Extraordinary value.

Helpful?
Thank JohnandTuula
Madrid, Spain
Level Contributor
255 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015

We were looking for somewhere with good seafood and salads on this hot summer day. We found it! This is perfect for light outdoor eating. The food was very good and excellent value but this place is not for a formal three course event, others around us who were here for something grander all looked disappointed. Service is friendly but... More 

Helpful?
Thank Bigboy1959
Guimarães, Braga, Portugal
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2015

The prices are the average in Spain and service are good. The seafood is good without be great, but you can eat well in this restaurant. Some dishes take a little bit long to prepare.

Helpful?
Thank BrunoAA87
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
86 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2014

Our service was very good. Our waiter tried very hard to serve us in English. The food was very good, all the seafood is fresh! It is very pleasant to sit outside on their terraced patio and watch the octopus prepared. Great wines and very reAsonable. Ask for a home made dessert.

Helpful?
Thank CarolandIra
Porto
Level Contributor
470 reviews
335 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2014

The place is very nice and the outside tables invite you to this restaurant with old fashion waiters dressed as back old times. The octopus is a speciality and cooked just in front of you. The problem is the service that is very poor. They forget to bring some of the orders we request and when we were waiting for... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank JoseSM

Travellers who viewed Don Quijote also viewed

Vigo, Province of Pontevedra
Vigo, Province of Pontevedra
 
Vigo, Province of Pontevedra
Vigo, Province of Pontevedra
 

Been to Don Quijote? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Laxe 4 | Vigo, 36202 Vigo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Galicia  >  Province of Pontevedra  >  Vigo
  • Phone Number: +34 986 22 93 46

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Don Quijote and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Don Quijote staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?