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La Villa

Plaza de la Gandara, 39330, Santillana del Mar, Spain
+34 942 81 83 64
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea bream” (4 reviews)
“cream soup” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Plaza de la Gandara, 39330, Santillana del Mar, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What can you expect for Eu 16.50? Well, in this case a well balanced meal, 100% fresh ingredients, decent wine and very pleasant service. How they do it, I guess they just enjoy food and hospitality. A well deserved 5 points according to me.

Thank globalC2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All over Spain you can benefit from the Menu del Dia but the benefit of La Villa is that the offer a fantastic Menu del Noche. For €16 each we enjoyed starter, main course, dessert, water, bread and a bottle of wine! Coffees were extra...More

Thank MMMH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the plus side, with the menu del dia you seem to get a whole bottle of wine between two which is generous. The food was quite nice but not as good as we were expecting given the high trip advisor ratings. Pleasant court yard...More

Thank JamieTree
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

A really excellent restaurant in the centre of town. They do a menu of the day (night) which is excellent value and a good choice of dishes. 3 course meal, bread, wine and water for 33 euros for two people was excellent value and quality...More

2  Thank malcolmsteele7
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We both had the set priced dinner and were not disappointed.... the quality and flavours of the food were amazing for the price. We both had the cantabrian stew which was really delicious, I had the sea bream which was delicious and my husband the...More

1  Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

The best meal we've had in Spain. We just had the set menu dinner and it was amazingly good and superb value. Every course was very tasty and the free wine was excellent too. And only 16.50 euros each for 3 courses plus bread and...More

Thank Keith T
Reviewed 28 October 2016

A wonderful resteraunt with excellent food, service and atmosphere. The menu at 16.50 Euros is extraordinary value, which not only includes wonderful food but also a bottle of wine and mineral water. Everything was just perfect and I highly recommend this cosy place to have...More

Thank Robyn T
Reviewed 2 October 2016

At last a restaurant serving a good choice of daily dinner menu with dishes attractively served on hot plates for the first time during our holiday. We have just spent a week in the Basque Country with overpriced boring menus serving plain grilled fish or...More

Thank sallyflora
Reviewed 30 September 2016

A lovely place to eat in this wonderful town. Unpretentious, excellent service and good food; great value for money. We sat and ate a three course meal for €16.50 in the courtyard. Do try the Cantabrian stew!!

1  Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The set meal is great value and the quality will take you back a few times. Friendly staff tried hard with little English to describe dishes and were welcoming each time I visited. The set meal includes wine which is not bad but the wine...More

1  Thank lestravelagent
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27 July 2016|
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Response from audigirl80 | Reviewed this property |
There are salads, pasta, and not the boring typical ones...very good!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza de la Gandara, 39330, Santillana del Mar, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santillana del Mar
  • Phone Number: +34 942 81 83 64
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