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Es Cranc

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Calle Escoles 31, 07748 Fornells, Minorca, Spain
+34 971 37 64 42
13:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:00
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19:30 - 23:00
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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3,353 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 649 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent restaurant, seafood specialities, it refers to various sophisticated menus, fine dining gastronomy and wines. You need only have what you are willing to have.

Thank Manuela L
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We went for lunch and had the menu del día. For just €19 each we had a starter main course bread wine and water. Friendly service and a very pleasant atmosphere. Thank you

Thank katelfleming
Athens, Greece
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

An unforgettable experience!!! A delicious local fish soup served by their own way. Everything, the atmosphere is authentic, the service is excellent and the food mmm yummy!!! Don,t miss it!!!

Thank liamastoraki
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107 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is set as a destination restaurant for local Lobster but all lobster dishes were Euro 69 or more. Instead we had an excellent fish meal from the set menu @ Euro 21 per head. Quite clinical surroundings and service was not very attentive given the place was pretty deserted - but the fish eas excellent.

Thank Preposterous
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

In August we tried to book and Es Cranc was full. This time I phoned weeks ahead and booked Sunday lunch. When we arrived however they had put the booking in their book for the day before Saturday. Given that we flew in on Saturday night I was 100% sure the booking was indeed for Sunday. Shrug of the shoulder.... More 

Thank Simon L
Southampton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We lunched at Es Cranc and thoroughly enjoyed a menu del dia for €19.00 which included wine - there was also a €15.00 menu. Paying attention to the meals that were arriving at nearby tables and listening to the comments of the diners we will certainly be returning. A very comfortable ambience and friendly staff .

1 Thank Peter C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

If you want to be laughed at behind closed doors for paying their €50+ prices for main courses than this is the place for you. But, whatever you do, don't complain or turn up and change your mind after seeing their London Michelin priced menu (no joke) because you'll witness the most fantastic breakdown of common decency from the manager... More 

1 Thank charlie7821
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This place was highly recommended to me by friends and family. - it certainly didn't disappoint us. We didn't need to make a booking but we have heard that it gets packed during pick season. - It's often frequented by spanish celebrities. The decor of the restaurant is very traditional, don't expect anything fancy/ posh. The "Caldereta" is their main... More 

Thank CloudNeira
Barlow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Fab little restaurant one street back from the harbour. I had the €19 menu. I only had two courses (it offered 3) as I was stuffed. The best grilled squid ever. The price also include bread, a bottle of water and a bottle of wine - amazing value for such superb food. Highly recommended.

Thank cjfarivc
Craven Arms, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Ate there only once, as it is quite expensive and you have to book in advance. It is the best place for lobster in Menorca. Other things are on the menu, lobster is its special dish.

Thank philipjones132

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:00
13:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:00
13:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:00
13:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:00
13:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:00
13:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:00
13:00 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Escoles 31, 07748 Fornells, Minorca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Balearic Islands  >  Minorca  >  Fornells
  • Phone Number: +34 971 37 64 42

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?