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El Pescador

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Avenida Cantabria 2, 39770 Laredo, Spain
+34 942 60 66 38
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Witney
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Excellent food at an excellent price. Terrific service and wonderful ambience. Go once and you have to return time after time.

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London
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

First night in Spain and stopped off in Laredo on way to San Sebastián but if I do this in future will always stop off in Laredo ( Hotel Monte Cristo great as well). Table booked at 2030 on a festival night in Laredo whole place buzzing and five minute walk to restaurant. Shown to table and everyone in restaurant... More 

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Madrid
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

For the seafood lovers among you, don't miss out on the opportunity to eat at the seafront restaurant whose reputation for excellence is unrivaled. Here you are guaranteed to dine on the best lobsters, crabs, prawns and crayfish in town. Forget about the price, the quality more than makes up for it. No need to dress up for this restaurant... More 

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Thank dosama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Amazing place with good quality price relation. Quiet and comfortable. Very warm service. Waiter help you to choose best option according your request.

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

Excellent, sea food and fish, very tasty 😋😋😋. Waiter very helpful always smiling, recommend the fish platter for two at 62 euros was a bargain for 5/6 different grilled fishes

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Thank Marcel82014
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Location is brilliant, if you have to be in Laredo. The Rabas were wonderful but not any better than good fried squid anywhere else. Smokers in the eating area was off putting as there wasn't enough ventilation, and closeness to the sea would be great if you could see through the plexiglass...

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Thank MBell250
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

My wife and I visited Laredo for our anniversary after a good friend recommended El Pescador. It is situated along the promenade next to the beautiful long and deep beech. I have never ever been treated so well in a restaurant. The staff were attentive and very helpful in guiding us through the menu. We ordered the grilled Langoustines and... More 

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Elpescadordelaredo, Gerente at El Pescador, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your visit, we hope to see you soon in our restaurant. More 

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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Every time we visit laredo we come to el pescador for rabas (and beer). They are extremely good. They are tender with a crispy light coating...the best ive had anywhere. The views of the beach, especialy at sunset, make it a wonderful place to relax after a long walk on the beach. We ate in the restaurant once as well,... More 

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Elpescadordelaredo, Gerente at El Pescador, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the visit, we hope to see you soon !!! More 

Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
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116 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2014

An excellent choice off the boardwalk: very fresh shellfish, seafood, and fish. The clams were tasty. The fish was very well presented – a bit too big a piece for me. The bonito (fresh or escabeche) is too good! The desert (if you have room), excellent.

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Thank Ana K
Telford, United Kingdom
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387 reviews
303 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2014

Stopped off here more by luck than judgement, looking for a place to take a quick break on the way to Santander to catch the ferry back. Managed to find a car park space nearby that would also take our trailer so popped in for a bit of lunch & pleasantly surprised. We enjoyed fresh clams, octopus & good salads.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$53
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Cantabria 2, 39770 Laredo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Laredo
  • Phone Number: +34 942 60 66 38

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