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Casa Albo - CLOSED

Calle Pena Herbosa 15, 39003 Santander, Spain
+34 942 21 30 57
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
20 Jun 2014
“Authentic & yummy”
14 Jun 2014
“Best food of my life!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Calle Pena Herbosa 15, 39003 Santander, Spain
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Reviewed 20 June 2014 via mobile

For my last night on a trip to spain I fancied some paella as we'd failed to get a decent one. So as usual I turned to TripAdvisor! We headed on down from our hotel and managed to get a table straight away. Passing other...More

1  Thank Blaithin T
Reviewed 14 June 2014 via mobile

I dream of this place!!! I was in Santander for a Month and ate here at least 3 times a week. Best paella and sangria of my life, I love this place so much that I'm going back to Spain this summer so I can...More

Thank Miss777777
Reviewed 4 June 2014

This is a quite small family run restaurant that is famous in Santander for its Paella. Given that I have never really had a special Paella I had to try it and I was not disappointed. It was very welcoming , the son of the...More

Thank glyn l
Reviewed 8 August 2013

Let's get things easy - I am Spain addictive man. I ha e eaten maybe 20 different paella in Spain. This one was the best. Old men invite you to hmble looking restaurant but they are able to make you happy. Their paella is simple...More

2  Thank Krzysztof N
Reviewed 9 May 2013

We came here with long-time resident friends who know their restaurants. Had a great seafood paella served in a real local ambience with calemari, shrimp, mini-lobster, clams, beans and most of all great rice - a real find both for the food quality and for...More

2  Thank weberwest
Reviewed 9 February 2013

We needed to warm up one cold and wet January Sunday lunch time, so stopped here having seen various reviews. The owner will probably try to get you to order more than you want! We were not hugely hungry so didn’t want the paella (which...More

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 16 October 2012

My husband and I were looking for an early dinner (around 8pm) and came across Casa Albo. We were invited in by a waiter (Jose or Juan, can't remember his name) and he told us that he just got some fresh seafood in and could...More

Thank mmedrano
Reviewed 25 September 2012

Very much a family-run, local place. We went for the paella and enjoyed it - loads of sea food in it. Paella, bread, wine and ice-cream, 20 euro/head for 4 of us.

Thank audies
Reviewed 17 August 2012

We went there for lunch; at the beginning we were the only customers in the room, but, by the time we left, the place was crowded with local people. Specialty of the house is paella (with fish) - which we had, with some very good...More

Thank PaoloTata
Reviewed 5 July 2012

We heard about Casa Albo in the Footprint guide to Northern Spain. Excitedly we ordered the much raved about Paella, but what a huge disappointment it was: it looked a bit 'grey', tasted really salty, the prawns were like rubber, and the peas and beans...More

Thank redred32
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Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Pena Herbosa 15, 39003 Santander, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santander
  • Phone Number: +34 942 21 30 57
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