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El Palacete Restaurante

Calle Soledad 2, 45001 Toledo, Spain
34 925 22 53 75
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Ranked #48 of 237 restaurants in Toledo
Cuisines: Spanish
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Perth, Australia
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

My friends and I just chanced upon El Palacete after walking for hours up & down steep hills in the narrow Toledo streets. We were tired and hungry and El Palacete was just there when we needed it. The food was delicious and the host was charming and entertaining. The building has its origins in Roman times, the ambience is... More

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Jonava, Lithuania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

We were walking around Toledo and came in the restaurant by chance - the owner invited us to evaluate the architecture of the building. We appreciated - and stayed for lunch. First the building. It overlaps and mixes some eras and styles. Elements and fragments from the Romanesque to the Arab carefully integrated into the interior. The central part of... More

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Ontario
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

We were traveling on an extended family vacation - 20 of us including 7 children. The manager of this restaurant offered to open the restaurant especially for us. He offered a set menu with 3 choices for main course, wines deserts, everything. The food was excellent - from great starters to the main courses - I had steak like no... More

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San Diego, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Well, the place looks stunning. This is a well preserved old mansion with a view to die for. Regretfully, the food and service were rather abysmal. Despite just three tables being occupied, the service was painfully slow. We have started with quite good aged cheese served with bread, garlic and honey. It all went downhill from there. The salmorejo soup,... More

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
172 helpful votes 172 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

We came across the restaurant by accident and it turned into a very memorable experience. The manager was so gracious, spoke several languages, and gave us one of the highlights of our trip. We enjoyed the salmoreja and the heirloom tomato salad (similar to caprese) so much that I have already tried to duplicate it twice at home. Be sure... More

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Marion, Ohio
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

This is an old mansion/residence and very old. The staff was friendly and the food was delicious. The jamon was served right off the bone and couldn't have been better. I enjoyed the atmosphere and the spacious dining area. It's literally a little hole in the wall and easily missed. I'm glad it was part of our tour

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London
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126 reviews 126 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2009

Stumbled upon this restuarant which is down a side street near the Alcazar. Cannot recommend highly enough. It is inside a very old and historic building. Hugely atmospheric. Excellent service and food.

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