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Restaurante San Juan Plaza Mayor

Plaza Mayor 5, 16001 Cuenca, Spain
+34 969 23 42 78
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“paella” (6 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
“tapas” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Plaza Mayor 5, 16001 Cuenca, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect place to grab dinner! Fantastic racions good price and excellent service. Couldn't find fault with anything and really good prices. Well worth a visit when you are in Cuenca

Thank mommiedearest59
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and value. Menu has a variety of options a la carte. Menu of the day was great! Location is very quaint. Outdoor seating, nice weather. Service was good.

Thank 127LauraJ
Reviewed 28 April 2017

My fiance and I sat down for a quick bite and ended up devouring a huge pan of great paella. I was low on Euro and didn't want to use my card in Cuenca, but had USD. The waiter accepted my USD. My fiance loved...More

Thank EWPhoto
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We were in Cuenca for three nights the week before Easter and ate here on two of the evenings. Really lovely food, not too expensive and the waiters were very attentive. If we return to Cuenca we'll certainly eat here.

Thank John H
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We ate here twice during our stay in Cuenca . At first we were a bit doubtfull as the place is right next to the cathedral and we thought it might be a tourist trap like many centric restaurants . It turned out to be...More

Thank Baciu C
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I picked this restaurant only because the restaurant recommended by my hotel was closed. We arrived at 8:30pm which is early by Spanish standards and grabbed their last available table. We both opted for the priced fix menu at $15 each which...More

Thank JMommaNJ
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Called here for a meal in the evening - sat inside as it was getting cold but there are tables outside with great views of the plaza, cathedral and mayor's office. The menu was in Spanish no English translations- lucky we had a Spanish colleague...More

Thank HughMc
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Set in this brightly painted square, with friendly staff and good food, eating here was fun and a delight. We actually started off intending to have a couple of glasses of wine, but watching the food being served......no will power! We opted for one of...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

If you are looking to get in and out, forget it. We almost left because it took too long and they forgot our order. But we waited and things calmed down and the service got a lot better and staff more friendly. We had so...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped by for a coffee. We ordered coffee with milk. The coffee had a bitter and burnt taste as well as a strange smell. We were sitting outside when one of the waiters started to set up a terrace parasol right next to our...More

Thank Mimo M
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Mayor 5, 16001 Cuenca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile-La Mancha  >  Province of Cuenca  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: +34 969 23 42 78
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