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Casa Domingo

Playa de San Juan
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Avenida de Niza, s/n | Playa de Sant Joan, 03540 Alicante, Spain
34 965 650 003
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Good for:
Local cuisine

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    Very good
  • 24
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  • 10
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  • 12
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Casa Domingo perfect for Domingo lunch

What better than eating a Paella and seafood on a sunny Sunday at the beach? This restaurant was recommended to us by a friend (local resident of Alicante). It´s enjoyed by locals since it's in a quieter area of Playa San Juan, with fewer tourists around. We went on a Sunday in November and the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 25, 2013
LaMarabuta
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Valencia, Spain
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  • Local cuisine
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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101 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Madrid, Spain
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103 reviews 103 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

What a wonderful surprise of a arroceria (Spanish paella)... We ordered Thor 15 euro per person menu which came with grilled squid, grilled shrimp and a seafood paella rice dinner....wondeful absolutely wonderful, the restaurant was clean and also the staff where sweet and helpful and kept us well attended... I highly recommend the Domingo House of Paellas

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Loved it, great food, good service and fantastic location. only locals! the fish was fresh, the wine was cold. traditional spanish restaurant and the service was very friendly. Popular by the locals.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Completely let down by the terrible service received from the guy in the main picture holding the Paella dish. He forgot to bring 2 fantas after reminding him three times! of which they put on the bill all three after only ever receiving one. He then refused to take them all off the bill claiming that I had 2, I... More 

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Valencia, Spain
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59 reviews 59 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

What better than eating a Paella and seafood on a sunny Sunday at the beach? This restaurant was recommended to us by a friend (local resident of Alicante). It´s enjoyed by locals since it's in a quieter area of Playa San Juan, with fewer tourists around. We went on a Sunday in November and the restaurant was packed! The waiter... More 

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Glen Allen, Virginia, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

I had terrible service including never receiving our two waters after reminding him once, never getting our second glasses of wine (which is odd since he asked us if we would like more wine), and he missed the flan I ordered. This wouldn't be so bad if he was at least courteous during his service. However, the waiter often tossed... More 

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Amsterdam
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119 reviews 119 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Located on the beach so in the weekends it might be very busy so if you haven't made a reservation, make sure you show up early. Great for having lunch, all kinds of sea food but the meat is a lot better then you might expect from a seafood restaurant. Wine is cheap and not bad at all. Nice service... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

If you don't speak Spanish, and haven't done a tapas bar before, it's a bit daunting when you first go in. It's very busy, and obviously is a local favourite. To their credit the staff were more than helpful, and helped us figure out what we wanted, even through our 'prasebook Spanish'. We had lunch here on a few occasions,... More 

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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

A restaurant on the beach at the quiet end of Playa De San Juan. Was full on our arrival so joined the queue for a table. We had one of the menus of the day (for 2 People) and our paella was fetched to the table for our approval. Nice three course meal, water and a bottle of wine 37.50... More 

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Montreal
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68 reviews 68 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

This restaurant is really enjoyed by locals since it's in a quieter area of Playa San Juan, with less tourists around. The paellas are great and a little cheaper than in the restaurants at the beginning of av. de Niza. Keep in mind that you must make a reservation for lunch on a sunny day because it fills up quickly.... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013 via mobile

The food was excellent. Service speedy. Beautiful day spent with people. Had a great afternoon with family.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Avenida de Niza, s/n | Playa de Sant Joan, 03540 Alicante, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Alicante Province  >  Costa Blanca  >  Alicante>  > Playa de San Juan
  • Neighborhood: Playa de San Juan
  • Phone Number: 34 965 650 003

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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