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El Buen Descanso

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Carretera de Cartagena A Mazarron, Km 17, RM-332, | Tallante, 30398 Cartagena, Spain
968163642
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 11
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  • 4
    Average
  • 1
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
El Buen Descanso (Tallante)

One of my favourite restaurants in the Region. I have been going here for over 5 years and, although it is not as busy as it used to be, it is still a great place to visit. Quite rustic, very Spanish, great food. Book a table for Sunday lunch and enjoy the suckling pig (cochinillo) or roast lamb... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2014
Jonny B
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Jumilla, Spain
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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Alicante, Spain
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic restaurant with very good food, nice atmosphere and attentive staff, went with friends for sunday lunch who had been trying to find for some time after previous visit a number of years earlier. Most highly recommended, 5*.

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Muchas gracias por su agradable comentario, nos alegramos de que volviera un tiempo despues, y que ademas lo hiciera con... More 

Jumilla, Spain
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

One of my favourite restaurants in the Region. I have been going here for over 5 years and, although it is not as busy as it used to be, it is still a great place to visit. Quite rustic, very Spanish, great food. Book a table for Sunday lunch and enjoy the suckling pig (cochinillo) or roast lamb (cordero). NB:... More 

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 481 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2012

This place is literally in the middle of nowhere, I would never have found it, without the assistence of a local. It's a none descript building, it looks like any eaterie you could find in a Spansh village. Inside, it has a homely feel and a butcher's counter.We were seated in a conservatory like area, after some meat, cheese and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2012

Very spanish, only open couple of days a week. Will bring you out the fish on a platter to choose - food was delicious

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Additional Information about El Buen Descanso

Address: Carretera de Cartagena A Mazarron, Km 17, RM-332, | Tallante, 30398 Cartagena, Spain
Phone Number: 968163642
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Region of Murcia  >  Cartagena
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 16 - 38
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish, Delicatessen, Grill, Tapas

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Carretera de Cartagena A Mazarron, Km 17, RM-332, | Tallante, 30398 Cartagena, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Region of Murcia  >  Cartagena
  • Phone Number: 968163642

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 38
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish, Delicatessen, Grill, Tapas

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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