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Costa Del Sol Restaurante

901 Wethersfield Ave, Hartford, CT 06114
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Ranked #13 of 403 Restaurants in Hartford
Price range: $15 - $30
Sun 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Mexican, Spanish
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
Top Contributor
115 reviews 115 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

Went there with a groupon and wasn't disappointed. Very authentic food. We had the chicken and sausage paella which is plenty for two. It was very good. Service was very good, we believe it was one of the owners. We will be back.

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

We ate here during the "Taste of Hartford 2015" using their fixed-price menu, which included an appetizer, main course, and dessert. The Fabada soup was tasty, the main course Paella came in a large pan that filled the center of the table, as all 4 of us ordered it. The Flan and rice pudding top'd off the dinner nicely. There... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This meal was incredible... Wonderful paella ...with an incredible date.... Toda es perfecta.... The owner is a native from Galicia... He knows and serves the best Native Spanis food... Romantic atmosphere..

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Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This is a restaurant you can count on. It has a gated parking area under bright lights, a real plus in the city. Unlike many of today's restaurants, you can actually have a conversation. It offers consistently fine service with a very professional wait staff. Francisco was especially friendly and helpful in accommodating a food intolerance. Good martinis, Spanish beer... More 

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So. Windsor, CT
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

In the southernmost part of Hartford sits the Costa del Sol, a Spanish restaurant deservedly beloved by locals. It has been around for more than a quarter of century, and the menu hasn’t undergone dramatic changes. There are two soups that have been offered since it opened: a Caldo Gallego with white beans and ham, and a Sopa de Pescado,... More 

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Munich, Germany
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We went to Costa Del Sol with some friends. Our first time there. The seafood paella we had was better than simliar dishes I had while in Spain. We had an early dinner on a Saturday and the service was good. Definitely going back

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Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We had a reservation made. We showed up and the owner looked at me as if I was crazy when I told him I had a reservation. After some trouble he found it and grumpily he took us to a table. I think he would have preferred if he could have thrown us out. Later I asked him where the... More 

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Windsor Locks, Connecticut
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

So my daughter wanted to take me here because she's had paella in Spain and I have always wanted to try it. The restaurant is very nice inside dress up or come casual so we ordered an appetizer Chorizo al Chorizo alRioja $ 8.00 Spanish sausage sautéed with shallots and Rioja red wine, really nice and the bread with a... More 

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Farmington, Connecticut
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117 reviews 117 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Costa Del Sol on Wethersfield Avenue in Hartford CT continues to serve the best seafood paella we've had in the area. During a recent visit we shared a paella with the table that was loaded with shrimp, mussels, clams and chicken served with moist Spanish rice. We accompanied the dinner with the house sangria and followed the meal with flan... More 

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East Hartford, Connecticut
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237 reviews 237 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

My wife and I tried this restaurant for the first time last weekend. We had come back from Spain a few months ago and were excited to find a nearby Spanish restaurant. We weren't disappointed. We got the paella for two and it was very good. We shared a flan for dessert, which was also very good. No appetizers for... More 

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Additional Information about Costa Del Sol Restaurante

Address: 901 Wethersfield Ave, Hartford, CT 06114
Phone Number: 860-296-1714
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Mexican, Spanish

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