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Calle Magistral Gonzalez Frances 3, 14003 Cordoba, Spain
+34 957 48 89 75
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14:00 - 01:30
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Gatineau, Canada
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77 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For a tasty little lunch this is an interesting option. It is a small traditional taberna at the corner of the cathedral. Can accommodate about ten or so people standing at the bar. Everyone else takes their food outside and sits on the wall. Ate the tortilla, boquerones and a cana for €6.

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Thank Nick F
Whitehaven, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

Very small typical Spanish tapas bar - no seating. Tapas were pretty good -famous for their "tortillas". However, €2 for a slice & €1.50 for a small beer, you can get cheaper elsewhere.

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Thank Martyn B
Moscow, Russia
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67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

It is right next to Mezquita and people was in a long queue for tortilla. I tired one but it tasted just OK, nothing special. Instead you can enjoy drinks just outside of the bar and sit next to Mezquita for a break. Queue was long but it went smooth.

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Thank tkame
West Sussex, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We continued our tour of local specialities at another recommended bar. From a food angle it was spot-on. From a personality angle, the guy must have been at the end of a long shift in this tiny place. There are two seats downstairs if you're lucky, and the upstairs of was roped-off, so we assumed that, out of season, it's... More 

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Brasilia, DF
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187 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

So, you would feel suspicious in eating right at the Mezquita, but this tortilla is worth the deal. You must try it. I regret I only had one piece!

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Thank Helena J
Comabbio, Italy
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

we got there by chance and we ate the best tortilla ever! we also ate some "Bacalao" on top of the Tortilla... everything amazing! we felt being local people, not turist! last but not least, excellent quality at very cheap price!

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Thank TeoYMayra
Tehran, Iran
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83 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

First off, this place is the same as Casa Santos on TripAdvisor with a low ratings. I guess they became kind of "famous" of their huge tortillas and the location. But what I had was a very tiny slice of bland tortilla, sincerely one of the worst have ever tried!

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Malacca, Malaysia
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408 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

It was our first time trying a potato tortilla and it is amazing. It is fluffy and tasty. The beer is refreshing. The taberna is small and the queue is rather long. However, the service is fast. It is nice to see many people seating on the raised platform opposite Bar Santos eating the tortilla.

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Thank sheronlee
Martos, Spain
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667 reviews
315 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 325 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

As we generally do when we visit Cordoba, we had the usual tortilla and a beer sitting on the wall opposite, fantastic quality and value as always. If you have never tried the Santos experience, don't delay!

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Thank AggiePirate
San Francisco, California
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115 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

A small taberna that serves the local tortilla de patatas 'santos' that is a local comfort food. Busy at all times of day, expect to wait about 5 minutes inline to order. The wait is worth it for the aforementioned tortilla and the gazpacho. Grab some tapas with a drink and join the locals sitting at the wall of the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4
Cuisine
Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 01:30
Monday
14:00 - 01:30
Tuesday
14:00 - 01:30
Wednesday
14:00 - 01:30
Thursday
14:00 - 01:30
Friday
14:00 - 01:30
Saturday
14:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Magistral Gonzalez Frances 3, 14003 Cordoba, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Cordoba  >  Cordoba
  • Phone Number: +34 957 48 89 75

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