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The Vagabond

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Carrer De La Palma 17, 03501 Benidorm, Spain
0034 636 146 985
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: The restaurant is closed on Tuesdays
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 751
    Excellent
  • 52
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
AMAZING AGAIN

We paid a visit once again to be greeted by Fred & Mary, The Restaurant was full and we had the last table, The food was amazing as usual and the presentation was outstanding, Fred is brilliant at multi tasking as he is cooking and being mine host......Everyone was enjoying the atmosphere and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
PeterStebbingsAlbir
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Albir
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dining on a budget
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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829 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Albir
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

We paid a visit once again to be greeted by Fred & Mary, The Restaurant was full and we had the last table, The food was amazing as usual and the presentation was outstanding, Fred is brilliant at multi tasking as he is cooking and being mine host......Everyone was enjoying the atmosphere and wonderful food.............This really is a must visit... More 

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Valencia, Spain
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

Good food an d well presented even if the dinning area is "compact" possible adds to the experience.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

Been to Benidorm about 20 times and have to say The Vagabond is number 1! Fredrick and his wife along with his helper (English Girl)couldnt do enough! Food was really good and set menu price was best offer! We went twice over the 2 weeks! I actually told friends to go here as well in july and they enjoyed it... More 

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england
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

The chef was very friendly could have been overpowering the food was tasty but presentation take a t from panels it makes all the difference did 5 restaurants in 5 nights sad to say this was the worst experience

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fouroulou, Owner at The Vagabond, responded to this review

when i read your review it sounds realy childish and funny ,you have started by saying the chef is friendly the food is tasty and your conclusion is **it was the worst experience** ...doesn t make any sens ..put yourself together .You wanted to be a liar but you are not smart enough ,because it takes some healthy brain cells... More 

templemore
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

my wife and I were there twice last week,it was great from the minute we walked in, it was like meeting an old friend meeting freddy and it was our first time there, the muscles are the best ive ever had, the staff are brilliant and very funny, the presentation on the plate was excellent and the food tasted great,... More 

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southend on sea essex
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9 reviews 9 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

The food was excellent 18 of us had a brilliant night here,and the price was reasonable. the drinks were of a good standard and not expensive.

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Our first visit to The Vagabond, it's superb. The food is awesome, amazing hosts, we were made to feel truly welcome. If you're in Benidorm - this is a must do, there are so many choices on the menu, The Vagabond deserves another visit.

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dudley
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

I have Recently had a most Memorable Evening (4th February ) to Celebrate my Birthday. Where do I Start to Praise the Service and Food that was Served to me and my 2 Friends. I was made to feel like a Family Member the moment I walked through the Door.I felt really Special.We were greeted by Fred the Owner,Chef,Comedian,Singer who... More 

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

Myself, my partner and 2 year old daughter ate here in the first week of February. We have visted the vagabond before and loved it and again the food was amazing. Fred and Mary are such lovely hosts they make you feel so welcome. They were brilliant with our daughter making her chips and chicken nuggets and letting her help... More 

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Parcent, Spain
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Our first time here and it was absolutely superb.....wonderful surroundings and atmosphere.....Food outstanding......service outstanding.....lovely helpful waitress...and to top it all Fred (owner) pays a personal visit to each and every table.....more than once.....to ensure you enjoy your visit.....cant wait to go again..... Advisable to book in advance to avoid disappointment..Thank you Fred and Staff for a fantastic evening xxxxx

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Carrer De La Palma 17, 03501 Benidorm, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Alicante Province  >  Costa Blanca  >  Benidorm
  • Phone Number: 0034 636 146 985

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 34
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget

Description

The restaurant is closed on Tuesdays

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?