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La Cupula

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Santiago, 18, Alcala De Henares, Spain
91 8807391
Today
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Fri 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 44
    Excellent
  • 51
    Very good
  • 25
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fantastic restuarant. Good food

I visited here with a colleague for dinner. The restaurant has plenty of character and is close to the histroical centre. The restaurant offers a variety of set menu's with wine and coffee included and the choice is great. Food tastes great and is well presented. Service is good in what is a very... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2014
Mark B
via mobile
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132 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Alcala De Henares, Spain
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Located in a a former convent and chapel, beautiful place with great food. The ambience is great, with tapestries hanging from the chapel's walls, and the food is wonderful, the beef is great and the roasted lamb is superb.

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Lancaster, Pa.
Top Contributor
354 reviews 354 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
215 helpful votes 215 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant setting and ambience is beautiful! We ate here recently with another couple and we all were very pleased. 2 of us had the roasted lamb and 2 had the Dorado seafood. The entre's, salad ,soup and asparagus along with several complementary after dinner drinks were all superb. I can highly recommend this lovely restaurant to you! Bon appetit!

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Top Contributor
117 reviews 117 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

I visited here with a colleague for dinner. The restaurant has plenty of character and is close to the histroical centre. The restaurant offers a variety of set menu's with wine and coffee included and the choice is great. Food tastes great and is well presented. Service is good in what is a very popular place. I would have liked... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

We found ourselves in the charming town of Alcalá d Henares at mid-day. My wife and I had read the reviews about the poor service before making La Cupula our destination for lunch. We arrived expecting grumpy waiters, and we got them! We were served by four waiters. Although two of them tried to make our lunch a more pleasant... More 

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Swanley, United Kingdom
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81 reviews 81 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Restaurant is in an old Capuchine Monastery. Visited with large party of friends old and new. Arrived early for dinner only 10.30 at night. Superb service although the menu is in Spanish only. I doubt that the tapas is typically Spanish but it was very good. The linen, cutlery and crockery are a bit special. I had a superb fish... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013 via mobile

Went with a work colleague and had a great meal. My colleage spoke Spanish which helped as it did not seem like the wait staff spoke English (although I did not need to attempt so I can't say for sure that they didn't)

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Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

If you like seafood or beef, this is a good place to go. The place is amazing, an old eclesiastic building. Perfect for business or cuoples. THe waiters are not the best you can find. Old people a bit tired of being waiters for decades.

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Berlin, Germany
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2011

This restaurant has a very nice setting. It is in an old church hall. The menu offered good variety and everything our group ate seamed good. The only criticism I give is against the Crema Catalana which was too sweet and had too strong of a flavor of orange. Also the service was not too enthusiastic. The waiters did their... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Santiago, 18, Alcala De Henares, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Alcala De Henares
  • Phone Number: 91 8807391

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 44 - 63
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 5:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?