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Cafe de Altamira

Rua Ameas 9, 15704, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
+34 981 55 85 92
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tuna” (4 reviews)
“creme brulee” (2 reviews)
“clams” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:45All hours
European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Rua Ameas 9, 15704, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had arrived in Santiago on foot that day and a Spanish friend found this restaurant. For a table of 12 they gave great service and served delicious food. Highly recommended.

Thank David A
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We were just walking around the city when we found this restaurant. We were impressed by the style and the atmosphere. We shared some vegetables as a starter, had grilled tuna and beef as main and creme brulle as dessert. The nice and competent staff...More

Thank Ruediger D
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Ate lunch there today and had a magnificent pork stew. One order was plenty for two to share for lunch. Would go again!

Thank tnemzo
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This is a 4 star restaurant. We had eggplant, fresh white asparagus, clams with artichoke and tuna tartaric followed by in house chocolate ice cream. The wine selection is extensive and we'll priced. Ask for Alex, he will look after you. I believe the restaurant...More

Thank OurGig
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Far and away the best meal we had during a recent trip to Galicia. The food was simple but beautifully cooked and well presented. An extensive and very well priced wine list. The staff are pleasant and knowledgeable. Nice ambience. Highly recommended.

Thank John R
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

On the plus side, this has a cosy, welcoming decor and that was appreciated on a cold night. The service was also reasonably prompt. On the downside, the prompt service was cold and disapproving of our enquiries about tapas. We did not want a huge...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Good restaurant with a friendly staff, food an location are good, a place to visit when you go to Santiago!

1  Thank Nielsje1988
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Cafe de Altamira is a charming, beautiful restaurant with outstanding food at reasonable (by American standards) prices. I felt so lucky that we were able to get in (mostly because we were eating on American time before the rush of Spanish diners arrived). The decor...More

2  Thank Gina M
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I ordered the octopus, fish of the day, and the creme brulee, which I enjoyed with a couple of glasses of a fresh white wine. Everything was delicious, particularly the octopus and creme brulee. The waiters were lovely and very helpful. While this is not...More

1  Thank Stuart D
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

A great location off the beaten tourist streets - just opposite the Mercado. Nice service and they even offered the guests Empanadas for free when we where there. Find it -> go there!

Thank MrHB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:45
07:00 - 23:45
07:00 - 23:45
07:00 - 23:45
07:00 - 23:45
07:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Ameas 9, 15704, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Galicia  >  Province of A Coruna  >  Santiago de Compostela
  • Phone Number: +34 981 55 85 92
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