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La Taberna de la Cuarta Esquina

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Cuatro Esquinas, 26500 Calahorra, Spain
(+34)941134355
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8:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Thu - Mon 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thu - Tue 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 89
    Excellent
  • 63
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Restaurant in a very unexpected place

My husband and I were staying at this Parador on a wine trip through Northern Spain. This town has seen better days and obviously is having economic problems. Being tired of parador food, we happened on this place. Not expecting much, we were surprised. We both had steak with wild mushrooms. The... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 18, 2015
Islandnancya
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Sanford, Florida
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
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Sanford, Florida
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

My husband and I were staying at this Parador on a wine trip through Northern Spain. This town has seen better days and obviously is having economic problems. Being tired of parador food, we happened on this place. Not expecting much, we were surprised. We both had steak with wild mushrooms. The mushrooms were grilled and sumptuous . The steak... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Arrived late to Calahorra and was brought to this small restaurant in the small town of Calahorra. We started with some pica pica (starters) with their locally grown aspargus which was very sweet and tasty which was cooked simply by steaming or blanching. The other vege dish was a a red color egg plant look alike which is cooked in... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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76 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The restaurant has a very nice interior traditional lodge type. The food is excellent based on local ingredients and traditional northern Spanish cuisine. The wine list was not compatible with the level of the restaurant. Other then that great place to eat if you are in the area.

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Porto, Portugal
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Business visit, with a small group. Loved it !!! The restaurant is very typical from the region. Calahorra is part of La Rioja region, very rich in good wine and unique vegetables from that area. Tasted several local delicacies: Mushrooms (great); 2 vegetables from that region (don't remember the name), but they were lovely and finally the "chuleton", it was... More 

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Igualada, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

An excellent place to explore the local cuisine through food well done and very complete. Glass peppers and cannelloni of pork feet were a discovery. Reasonable price 2 courses, wine, dessert and coffee. 25€/person. Recommended.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Stopped in here during recent stay in Calahorra. Went at opening time, 9:00pm and was almost empty, the benefit of being a UK, "early eater". One menu in English but we we're helped by Spanish speaker in our party to select our food. Ordered lamb and it was the most tender half leg I have eaten. No need for knives... More 

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Poznań
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68 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

Being invited for a business lunch by our local partner we immensely enjoyed the food and the atmosphere. Try local delicacies (ammanita mushrooms being one of them). Lamb was also great!

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Edinburgh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

We had a one night stay at the Parador and wandered around the usual shut town in the afternoon, by evening everything had come to life but there was not a restaurant to be found. This restaurant was in our guide book and was not in a great part of town. The menu was scruffy and we were a bit... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Cuatro Esquinas, 26500 Calahorra, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  La Rioja  >  Calahorra
  • Phone Number: (+34)941134355

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: French, Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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