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La Mulata Restaurant

Calle Andres del Rio 7, 39004 Santander, Spain
+34 942 36 37 85
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“shellfish” (2 reviews)
“lobster” (2 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
Calle Andres del Rio 7, 39004 Santander, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came as a couple and had a fantastic experience great food and good service the owner is a fisherman who is paco who is charming and lovely xx

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I was expecting much more after reading the reviews and especially it is also in the Michelin guide! The service was great and also the quality of the fish, but it was too oily and you could not taste it! It was also more expensive...More

Thank Valentina R
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Having been in Santander for a week and eaten at a number of restaurants, in terms of food quality and taste this was the best so far. The inside was nice and clean and the tables were laid out with attention to detail. The staff...More

1  Thank Sabriam
Francisco B, Gerente at La Mulata Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2016

Thank you very much! See you soon

Reviewed 19 July 2016

Nice dining room, attentive staff, very good varity of fish dishes. We had rice with lobster. Delicious and good portions. We came 8.00 pm and that was probably a bit early. We were the only ones in the dining section the first half hour. When...More

1  Thank Phrederic
Francisco B, Gerente at La Mulata Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2016

Thanks Phrederic, See you soon! Best regards

Reviewed 24 June 2016

if you are looking for a place with fine And fresh fish, prepared according to local recipes, And need a Pleasant setting for your guests, look no further! The list of fish preparations is endless, And if you are not familiar with local cuisine, have...More

Thank radiusmedical
Francisco B, Gerente at La Mulata Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

Thank you very much! (We are going to improve our spoken english) :))

Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We were there for a romantic dinner and from the first moment we had kind attention from the waitress. She provided explanation of the menu with a book that had all the pictures of the fishes and their translation in several languages. We opt for...More

Thank Francescoperroni84
Francisco B, Gerente at La Mulata Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2016

Thank you very much. Nice to meet you. You will be very welcome again

Reviewed 29 February 2016

Apparently, paella should only be eaten at lunchtime...so I got some advice and headed to La Mulata (Monday is also not the best time for seafood....) Possibly not the most inviting place from the outside, inside the staff were extremely friendly and gave us a...More

Thank knize1
Francisco B, Gerente at La Mulata Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2016

Thank you very much. It would be marvellous see you again.

Reviewed 29 December 2015

Excellent menu of seafood and fish. Serviceable and experienced staff, make you feel at home. Tried the "zamburiñas" and were great. All in general was fantastic. Follow recommendations from the staff.

Thank Meridio
Francisco B, Gerente at La Mulata Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2016

Thank you very much. Cheers!

Reviewed 18 September 2015

Visited for dinner and ordered goose barnacles followed by whole Lubina (sea bass) baked in a salt envelope. This combined with a local eminently drinkable wine made for an excellent meal. The goose barnacles were done just right and the Lubina was perfectly cooked and...More

1  Thank AubreyP695
Francisco B, Gerente at La Mulata Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2015

Thank you so much, AubreyP69. It would be a pleasure to see you next time. Cheers!

Reviewed 29 July 2015

I love this place! we love to come here for a special treat of a great fish meal wth a great Spanish white wine..or champagne! Our friends visiting Santander also ask to come again and again..We have been coming here for years, and never dissapointed!...More

Thank myhotels
Francisco B, Gerente at La Mulata Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2015
Google Translation

myhotels muchísimas gracias por su comentario. A nosotros también nos encanta que nos visite. Aquí estaremos para continuar haciéndole disfrutar...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 42
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 18:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Andres del Rio 7, 39004 Santander, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santander
  • Phone Number: +34 942 36 37 85
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In addition to excellent seafood there is an English language menu available. I have eaten in this restaurant several times over the past 7 years and quality is always excellent.
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