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Restaurante J. Manu

Calle De La Palma 15, 03501 Benidorm, Spain
+34659779466
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Ranked #51 of 481 restaurants in Benidorm
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $29
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Spanish
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: You will find a typical Spanish restaurant with Mediterranean food. Our specialties include paellas, pulpo (octopus) a la gallega and tortillas (various Omelettes).
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: You will find a typical Spanish restaurant with Mediterranean food. Our specialties include paellas, pulpo (octopus) a la gallega and tortillas (various Omelettes).
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Alicante, Spain
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

we chanced on this tiny restaurant in the Old Town, and were glad we did. We enjoyed a lovely, very Spanish,lunch menu (very limited choice) at a reasonable price. The owner? was very friendly and attentive, and we look forward to returning.

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Nice little spanish restaurant in the old town, very clean, nice owner and good quality food, worth a vist if you like a change from the english restaurants

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We shared a mixed salad for starter and had the mixed Paella for 2 and the food was excellent. We had an excellent white Rioja for 10 Euro and the owner / chef brought us a homemade Tiramisu to share without prompting and did not charge us. This was a nice touch and just part of an excellent meal. We... More

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Madrid, Spain
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

This is the restaurant where you will feel as one of your friends (who knows how to cook delicious meals) invited you for dinner. The ambient is very friendly and the food is great! If you like desserts, try tiramisu or natillas, those were our favorites. We went several times and tried many different things, all the food was of... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Myself and my girlfriend were looking for somewhere to spend the evening of our fifth anniversary and having read previous reviews for this place I detected a pattern; Really great food but very quiet restaurant. Sure enough when we turned up last night (a Saturday) there was only one other table occupied. It's only a little 26 cover place so... More

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chester
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

My partner and I ate here last week and it was very enjoyable. The moment we entered we were looked after by a very friendly, polite Spanish gentleman. we ordered paella and received free tapas while we waited for it to cook.The food and wine was of great quality and the whole evening was very pleasant.tthe staff were fantastic too.Go... More

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Oslo
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

As we were the only ones at the restaurant we were not expecting great food but we were surprised by the quality. Everything tasted homemade. Albondigas were excellent and we could not stop dipping bread in the sauce. The little squid were very tasteful and the meat was of great quality. A final touch of homemade liquor was a great... More

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

The food is very good, and the guy who runs it is also very nice, the only problem we found was being the only people in the restaurant we found it lacking in ambence

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St Austell, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

Second year we've been to J Manu, superb tapas & paella, jsut can't understand how we where the only two people eating

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013 via mobile

We just tried the paella for lunch and it was excelent ! Very friendly staff ! We were almost the only people at this time of the day but it shouldn't stop you;)

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