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Bodegas Espadafor

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Tapas
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Gran Via de Colon, 59, 18001 Granada, Spain
958202138
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Friendly neighborhood tapas place with exceptionally good food. Coffee and tostada in the morning, delicious tapas with your drinks all day. I was very comfortable being here alone, too.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
LotusLauren
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St. Louis area
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St. Louis area
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65 reviews 65 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

Friendly neighborhood tapas place with exceptionally good food. Coffee and tostada in the morning, delicious tapas with your drinks all day. I was very comfortable being here alone, too.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

So good my boyfriend and I went back twice. Quick, easy, well priced and the portions of tapa are huge. Not to mention the selections. One of those sit back, relax and let the chef bring you his incredible plates, that are made right in front of you. Be sure to order as many drinks as you can, just so... More 

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Manchester, England
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We went to Bodegas Espadafor because it was near our apartment and had good review on Trip Advisor. From the outside it didn't look promising - just a bar for local workers - but don't be put off. When we went in we were directed to some tables for eating at the rear of this lovely, traditional bar. There is... More 

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Nevlunghavn, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

And that says a lot - this is located in Granada where excellent tapas bars flourish. Excellent service and atmosphere. This is a must when visiting Granada - you will not be disappointed.

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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

This is a traditional tapas bar with free tapas for the table when you order a drink - the first was paella with chicken and mussels, and the second a stewed sausage dish, both of which were great! We also ordered the jamon asado (roast pork) because that's one of their specialties - very tasty, and the oil was left... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This is a fantastic bar for those that want a real experience of a bodega. My for end and I went there 5 times in our 9 day trip to Granda. The food is fantastic given the prices charged and the choice of wines is amazing. The atmosphere is wonderful and the staff are great. Be adventurous and order something... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Had a full day at the Alhambra? Need a few drinks and a hearty meal? This place will suit you then. Generous servings for the raciones, free tapas with your drink to start, attentive host and some interesting decor and locals to keep you entertained. Try a vermouth or oloroso as a starter or an Alhambra beer then select from... More 

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Tring
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145 reviews 145 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
173 helpful votes 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

A lovely little old fashioned restaurant/bar serving a variety of dishes. The staff were very friendly even though most communication was in sign language! I highly recommend the aubergine dish! Certainly felt like a local (from a few decades ago).

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Bern, Switzerland
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188 reviews 188 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

A wonderful tapas bar with plain and simple old fashioned charm. If you had any preconceived notions about what a true tapas bar in Granada should look like, this would be it. The decor looks like it is the same as it was 50 or 100 years ago. It is not fancy but the staff is very friendly and the... More 

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Playa Flamena
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We went in for tapas on our first afternoon having read the reviews on tripadvisor. We were told we could not have a table although there were tables available but could sit at the bar. After a short debate we left as it was obvious we were not welcome! There are no outside tables at this bar.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Gran Via de Colon, 59, 18001 Granada, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Granada
  • Phone Number: 958202138

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Tapas

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