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Costa de San Domingos, 2, 15703 , Santiago de Compostela, Spain
+34 981 57 39 58
Sun 13:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 13:00 - 23:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Don't eat Ramen because they make the Ramen soup just with Doha sauce and water!!!!!Everyone knows that the soup must be made with meat soup.If you wanna try just go supermarket and buy a bottle of soja sauce,mix it with hot water then some noodle.Make it!! 非要打中文OK,这里的拉面汤用酱油和开水直接放一起就完事儿了,太唬人了,还卖十二欧一碗,面是泡面,整个一点诚意都没有,是我吃过的最不用心的拉面

Thank 斯名趙
London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

After a morning sightseeing in Santiago de Compostella we were debating where to lunch when at a convenient corner near La Salle parking where the car was, we saw an intriguing sign "Izakaya Gallega". Well being fond of the Japanese pub food outlets in the first part of the name we decided to give it a try. Best decision for... More 

Thank MikeRaggett
Miami, Florida
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We were told at 3:00 PM that they were full with no service available for the rest of the day. I've never heard such a thing at a restaurant. Having read some of the reviews, i now understand the comments about poor service. Too bad there aren't many more options for Japanese food in Santiago.

Thank jelm2010
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Having walked for over a month on the Camino I was desperate for some Asian-type food and some rice that wasn't paella. This restaurant was recommended and it didn't disappoint. It is small and cosy and the food was delicious. We went there for lunch. I had the Mixed Tempura (prawns and vegetables) and it was fab. Then one of... More 

Thank David B
MarkesaIzakaya, Gerente at Markesa, responded to this review

Dear David, Thank you very much. Your opinion is very important for us. I´m so happy to hear you. See you soon More 

Bergen, Norway
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I tried to book a table in advance, but no answer. I called the second they opened, but were told that we couldn't come for another 30 minutes. Some of us ordered a set menu, and some ordered a selection of sushi. The food arrived extremely slowly, and we were never actually eating at the same time. It was way... More 

Thank joswin11
MarkesaIzakaya, Propietario at Markesa, responded to this review

Dear Joswin. First of all, i´m apologize for your stay in our restaurant. Our reservation time-table is from 11-16 and from 20-noom. Out of this time, you must to book throuh our mail, or facebook. That night, you arrive a group of 12 people without reservation, and you choose food from our "carte" and from our "group menu". For groups... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

30 days of Camino. 30 days of pilgrims food. What a refreshing delight this restaurant was. Prawn tempura out of this world. Gyoza were magnificent. Sushi platter great, but only one piece of tuna. Husband very happy with unagi. Fabulous!!!

Thank deBerigny
Lacasadelamarqu... S, Propietario at Markesa, responded to this review

Tnank you very much for your review!!!! Best regards!!! More 

Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

We ate lunch here after visiting the two nearby museums (which are great!). I had the menu del dia which was a great deal at €9.50. It included market tempura (veggies, fish and calamar) which was crispy and perfect. The second dish was a combo sushi plate, super fresh and also delicious. The menu also came with a drink, alcoholic... More 

Thank TOtraveller66
Berkshire, UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2014

Were looking for a nice vista/sun terrace for a light lunch and found this. Slightly away from the Catedral but only c 5 mins walk- and obv on the Camino trail as well as the little train that runs around. Excellent G&T's served in large glasses with strawbs and ice; delish sushi selection- e/g/ tempura prawns, wasabi salmon and mayo;... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2012

good service, nice atmosphere, great food.. .amazing tuna, nice selection of wines.. great location, close to the parking area

Thank xavi w
Paris, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2012

Starting from the premises that I'm a great sushi eater and that I've been leaving in Santiago for a few years, this place is certainly the best you can find there for this kind of cuisine. Sushi is not the traditional one, but fish and seafood are extremely fresh and good (Galicia is a great seafood place in general). So,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fusion, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
13:00 - 16:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Costa de San Domingos, 2, 15703 , Santiago de Compostela, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Galicia  >  Province of A Coruna  >  Santiago de Compostela
  • Phone Number: +34 981 57 39 58

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?