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Calle Corazon de Jesus, 8, 23400 Ubeda, Spain
+34 953 79 14 52
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Ranked #12 of 70 Restaurants in Ubeda
Price range: $17 - $28
Cuisines: European, Spanish
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine
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Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine

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Midland, Michigan
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

At one time during our visit to Ubeda and surrounding towns, we looked around for a place to eat lunch. Our list of restaurants selected from tripadvisor opinions, included "La Tintorera", "La Imprenta" and "Asador Santiago". We took a look at them and we did not find something enticing in their menus. The day before we had eaten at "Taperia... More 

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I have been to this resturant various times and every time I have left satisified. Not only was everything delicious, I left full and very content by the service given.

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Malaga, Spain
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2,537 reviews 2,537 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
2,275 helpful votes 2,275 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Restaurante El Seco is a large restaurant that has plenty of light and is beautifully decorated. Teresa and her brothers operate the restaurant, which has been open 20 years already. Teresa also waits on tables and explains the menu. The menu of the day costs 15 euros and is very good. The a la carte menu has moderately priced items... More 

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Preston, Lancashire
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270 reviews 270 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
250 helpful votes 250 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Called in here for dinner. Although we were the only diners in the restaurant that evening, we had a nice table in a small alcove. The restaurant served a very reasonable three course menu of the day and from the choices available we had salad, swordfish and for dessert, fresh cherries and a crème caramel and included bread and glass... More 

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Saundersfoot, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

quiet family restaurant. good food and would visit again if only for the friendly staff and excellent welcome

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Omaha, Ne
17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Highly recommended, we walked to this restaurant. The place was essentially empty which should have been a clue. We were graciously greeted and seated by the waitress. However, some of the tables weren't even set up for diners. The large rolls were very visually appealing, but were hard as rocks and tasteless when broken into; I imagine quite old. Our... More 

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London, UK
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

We thought El Seco was a lovely family restaurant and would unhesitatingly recommend it. The cooking was excellent - my wife and I started with Spinach in a creamy sauce and Pate Perdiz - (partridge pate) followed by plain griddled cod and lamb chops prepared with a very slightly sweetened sauce. It was all very fresh and the tastes subtle... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2011

The best restaurant we've visited in Spaine. Very good food, a old school, natural fleywor, fresh and tasty. Local and typical Spanish dishes in a very good quality. Perfect and friendly service. Restaurant works for lunch every day and for dinner Fraiday and Sartuday only. The price is not high, as you can expect in such good place.

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Additional Information about El Seco

Address: Calle Corazon de Jesus, 8, 23400 Ubeda, Spain
Phone Number: +34 953 79 14 52
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Jaen  >  Ubeda
Average Prices: USD 17 - 28
Cuisine: European, Spanish

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