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Fonda Genara

Plaza San Lorenzo 2, 28200 San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
+34 918 90 33 30
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
3 weeks ago
“Unforgettable lunch”
26 Sep 2016
“Romantic eats!”
Closed Now
All hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Plaza San Lorenzo 2, 28200 San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had one of the best meals during our holiday in Spain here :) The restaurant is elegant, the staff nice and friendly. And the food was just delicious! The portions were quite big as well. Great restaurant!

Thank Nordique14
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Lovely presentation of foods for a special occasion meal. The window seat overlooking the courtyard below was especially lovely! Wonderful Rabo de Toro!

Thank Proti_13
Reviewed 1 March 2016

We had dinner here last week and thought the quality of the food and service was amazing! The waiters were attentive and the food was delicious.

Thank Schuyler H
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Arrived into the bar area for drinks and were served some excellent tapas, absolutely perfect. Moving up into the restaurant we discovered a charming but cool room and this became a theme of the restaurant. Everything tastes excellent but is served cold or cool. Such...More

Thank Bigboy1959
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I have been to Fonda de Genera a couple of times. When I have a business dinner, I do take people there. The menu is vast and the quality of food is great. Besides, the views of the plaza is quite nice, specially during spring...More

Thank Rick28200
Reviewed 20 May 2015

We had dinner there, and it was the best dinner we had in Escorial (we were there for 5 days). We had fish - it was great. The place doesn't have a terrace, but it is in the second floor, and the view from windows...More

Thank Софья А
Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

Had a really nice lunch here. Was an extensive menu del dia at 25 euros and worth every penny. Quality food well cooked and presented - definitely better than others in the area. The steak was some of the best ever. On the first floor...More

Thank Kenny131
Reviewed 19 March 2015

I have been traveling through France, Portugal, and Spain for the last 6 months and this is the first time a restaurant had no one who spoke English and no menu in English. Besides having to fumble with translator everything I had was delicious. A...More

Thank Cajun242
Reviewed 3 February 2015 via mobile

If you are not in hurry, this is your place! The food is good, nothing special, but fine. Very classical! But we came on the work day, we ordered a menu of the day and we waited 2(!) hours from the beginning till the end(((

1  Thank Екатерина М
Reviewed 11 November 2014

We went there for the tapas bar because we didn't want to eat a big menu. It was nice! The bar is cosy and the tapas were very good and often well presented. The wine was good too. If you want to spend a relaxing...More

Thank Alex D
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hola buenas tardes quisiera saber que hay en la conina de los apartamentos para dos y si el baño esta en el apartamento muchas gracias
29 March 2015|
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Response from AnnacCremona_Italia | Reviewed this property |
Es un restaurante,que yo sepa no hay alojamiento
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza San Lorenzo 2, 28200 San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Phone Number: +34 918 90 33 30
  • E-mail