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Calle Costa de Cales Fonts 52, 07720 Es Castell, Minorca, Spain
+34 971 36 94 19
Today
11:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
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Goole, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a fabulous meal here, was a bit more expensive than our usual meal, but the quality of food meant it cost a bit more. I had the fillet of veal and my husband the John Dory, the red wine and gin were excellent.

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Thank tracy k
Livingston
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We had a gorgeous lunch here. It was very busy but the service was great. Food excellent and good value. Three courses, bread and a glass of wine for 20€. We couldn't believe it!!

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Thank Liviresident
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have visited this restaurant a number of times over the years & always had good food. We have been the last two Sundays for lunch with friends & yet again have not been disappointed. The menu del dial is good value at 20 euros with a reasonable choice of starters & main courses. The setting is perfect & the... More 

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Thank Ruth D
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70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Slightly further out than the rest of the restaurants and slightly cheaper too! The fish was stunning really fresh and such a variety depending on what had been caught. Lovely service and enjoyable evening.

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Thank Cinders1990
Chorley, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We decided to eat here on our last night as its next door to a small bar we frequently used, Tutti. This Restuarant seems to have escaped the eye of tourists and is frequented largely by Spanish families and, as a result, it tends to be deserted until after 9:00pm. Vell Parrander deserves to be busier the food is excellent... More 

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South Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

A lovely little quay side Restaurant at Cala Fonts, next to the Mojito Bar! A busy place with a mix of nationalities, tourists and locals, always a good sign! Started with the Clams, sweet and tender, in a garlicky sauce, delicious ! With a basket of bread rolls to soak up the sauce. We followed with Whole Lemon Sole, and... More 

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Thank Carol K
London, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

I would have loved to give this place a high score as it was recommended to us by a couple of friends, but I am afraid this was our biggest disappointment during our trip in Menorca. We were there for dinner and wanted to try the famous caldereta de langosta. As we didn't want to spend a fortune, before ordering... More 

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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Offers a fantastic fresh seafood menu. The paella, the best we've tasted. Would highly recommend. Would suggest reserving a table as very popular.

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

Tried getting in Trebol but was fully booked, the waiter suggested I try this place. Booked a table outside with great view of the harbour. Was told we could turn up from 8pm until closing time. We went for 8ish and had drinks watching the activity on the water whilst watching the moon come up. Most tables did not get... More 

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Harpenden, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

On my last night in Menorca, on this visit - it won't be the last, our friend who has a flat in Es Castell took us to this place promising us the best fish in town. She was not wrong. Having asked for a recommendation from the owner I ordered the scorpion fish which was superb. Next time, and there... 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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Costa de Cales Fonts 52, 07720 Es Castell, Minorca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Balearic Islands  >  Minorca  >  Es Castell
  • Phone Number: +34 971 36 94 19

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