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La Vinoteca

Calle Vargas 33-35, 39010 Santander, Spain
+34 942 07 57 41
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak tartare” (6 reviews)
“ceviche” (5 reviews)
“excelent food” (2 reviews)
Fusion, Healthy, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle Vargas 33-35, 39010 Santander, Spain
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family came to Santander to celebrate a birthday. Following TripAdviser we chose La Vinoteca for a memorable meal. We were not disappointed. Koldo guided us through the menu, personally carved the Serrano ham, recommended the wine to accompany our mains and even, at his...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We went for lunch today after reading the reviews on Trip Advisor. We were not disappointed! We were welcomed by the owner who carefully explained the menu to us and recommended a lovely wine (cheaper than the one we originally chose!) he also advised us...More

Thank bennyann
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I don’t see where the strong reviews come from for this restaurant. We’ve been traveling in Spain for over a month and this was one of the most disappointing meals we’ve had. It was also one of the most expensive. I don’t mind paying for...More

Thank Ruthie00500
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I ended our 2 weeks trip through the north of Spain in Santader. We discovered this restaurant on Tripadvisor, which comes highly recommended. Being Belgian and quite well-travelled through our jobs, we have high demands where food and wine is concerned. La...More

Thank Vincent1234567
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Returning year after year and it is just getting better. The menu offers creative, well presented and very tasty dishes with excellent specials of the day. The wine selection is very good and Koldo, the chef owner always offers excellent pairing recommendations at very reasonable...More

Thank Kh445
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Second visit. Owner and head chef charming. Food not to be missed. Starters of ceviche and stuffed squids followed by tuna and hake were EPIC. Give the seafood a go. You will not be disappointed!

Thank steadyslack
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant came to our attention because of previous rave reviews and we weren't disappointed. Having booked online we then received a phone call to confirm. The dining room is cosy and attractively decorated but not cramped. The personal greeting and explanation about the menu...More

Thank mary_bennett33
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent food the restaurant was filled with locals, the owner himself (Colldo) takes the orders and suggested the plates, staff was extremley nice. I suggest making a reservation as the place fills up, all of the plates were amazingly presented and the taste lived up...More

1  Thank lmq14
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Of the many great meals we had in northern Spain, this was the most elegant and interesting. Service is both formal and friendly. Portions may be a little too large (especially the elegantly prepared beef tartare). The raw tuna was excellent and the free appetizer...More

1  Thank Jane S
Reviewed 27 April 2017

You could quite easily walk past this place but that would be such a shame, its fab, we made our reservation on line, and just as well because within half an hour the place was packed, we were the only tourists. The service was first...More

2  Thank Helen S
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21 September 2016|
Response from Veronica N | Property representative |
Yes, there are a parking near the restaurant. Thank you very much. Koldo, La Vinoteca.
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28 March 2016|
Response from Juan Luis I | Property representative |
Yes, the restaurant have a few many vegetarian food choices. Is more important for our restaurant the vegetarian food. Best regards. La Vinoteca.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 41 - US$ 59
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Vargas 33-35, 39010 Santander, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santander
  • Phone Number: +34 942 07 57 41
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