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Restaurante El Agua

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Placeta Aljibe de Trillo 7 | Al Bajar la Cuesta de Las Tomasas, 18010 Granada, Spain
958224356
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7:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Dessert, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 40
    Excellent
  • 78
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 17
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fantastic view of the Alhambra

We stumbled upon this place by accident and took a seat on the terrace and sipped vino rosado as we watched the sun go down over the Alhambra until it was dark and they lit the castle up. It is a fondue restaurant but the tapas, although without much choice, was very good and the staff were... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2014
spursfanlondon
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London
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Scenic view
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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English first
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197 reviews 197 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
376 helpful votes 376 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

Lovely terrace in cobbled car-free streets 15 minutes walk from the main square. Excellent fondue and grilled meats. But let's be realistic. The food is lovely and the service friendly. But the panorama's the thing. I doubt any restaurant, anywhere, can claim a better, totally uninterrupted vista than this. Go for the view. Honestly: even if the food were inedible,... More 

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London
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54 reviews 54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We stumbled upon this place by accident and took a seat on the terrace and sipped vino rosado as we watched the sun go down over the Alhambra until it was dark and they lit the castle up. It is a fondue restaurant but the tapas, although without much choice, was very good and the staff were relaxed and friendly.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

This restaurant has a door bell which you have to ring, and its located in a street in the old part of granada, which gives it the exquisite flavour. The service is sympathetic and flexible. People only arrive to have dinner after 21h, so dont book before or that otherwise you'll be eating alone. It's not a touristical restaurant but... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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219 helpful votes 219 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

Had dinner outside here with my friend in November. We were walking through the Albaycin and looking for a place to eat - didn't realize it would be so hard to find a place. We stumbled upon this place. Thought the fondue idea might be too fancy, but it was superb. We had a very romantic dinner on the patio... More 

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Gourock, Scotland, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

Wonderful setting in the Albaizen with great views over the Alhambra. Good food and lovely cosy atmosphere.

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Barcelona, Spain
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73 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2012

Here we had our best experience in Granada. Charming view of Alhambra right in front of you, wonderful location (a small terrace in the middle of Albaycín), perfectly attended and recommended by the staff, cosy atmosphere, excellent food, no tourists. Fondues, beef bourguignon, desserts, wines... it was all superb, very good value! Reservation is required.

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Bedminster, New Jersey
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15 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

After getting lost in the Albaizin neighborhood, we finally found our way to the Mirador San Nicholas. As luck would have it, the restaurant I booked for dinner -- El Agua -- was a few staircases below it. Exhausted and thirsty, we dragged ourselves to our table on the balcony overlooking the Alhambra. I'd booked the table for 8pm so... More 

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Murcia, Spain
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

My partner and I went to this restaurant just a week ago, since a friend of mine told me that she had been there twice with her partner and they enjoyed it a lot. We had a salad, a mixed meat fondue and a typical Argentinian dessert to share, plus Alhambra beers. It cost 65 euros. We did enjoy everything,... More 

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Manchester uk
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

Excellent restaurant with a spectacular view. The service was the best we have had in Granada. Loved the mixed meat fondue, the beef and pork were delicious as were the selection of dips. If you go here, leave room for the toblerone fondue desert - it is incredible! Thanks to the owner for accomodating our party of 5 so late... More 

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53 reviews 53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2010

This restaurant is tucked up at the top of cobbled streets in the Albayzín neighborhood. We came here as a couple and had a magical meal. The view of the Alhambra from the outdoor tables is breathtaking. The main dishes are fondue - we had a fondue with cava and fruit which was delicious. They also serve tapas and more... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Placeta Aljibe de Trillo 7 | Al Bajar la Cuesta de Las Tomasas, 18010 Granada, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Granada
  • Phone Number: 958224356

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Fondue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Scenic view, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Monday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?