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Calle Granada 13, 18193 Monachil, Sierra Nevada National Park, Spain
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Ranked #5 of 34 Restaurants in Monachil
Price range: $11 - $34
Sun - Thu 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Cuisines: European, Spanish
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Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Have a nice time with us in Monachil. The best service and the most original atmosphere for your dinners and sofisticated drinks. Enjoy our piano music alive on fridays. Terrace in summer and fire place in winter. Free parking facility

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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Really lovely place, modern and well put together. We ate here on New Year's Day.. Everything else was closed so we were lucky! The staff were lovely. Had the pâté which was so good. Not the biggest dinner selection but still good. Fairly expensive but it's more than your average place to eat.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Service was very good shame food wasn't as good. Over priced normal food wouldnt go back In a hurry better out there for the money

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Bangkok, Thailand
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77 reviews 77 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

lovely ambience, accompanied with a great menu. It has a special vegetarian section which was noteworthy. Excellent service, also spoke great english. I enjoyed the deserts and irish coffee at the end. Road is a bit noisy but you soon forget that.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

I took a Cesar salad..the portion was huge and taste good, I got just bit disappointed because there were not chicken in it..I mean no grilled or normal chicken but a sort of cold cut made of chicken or turkey. The atmosphere was really nice and the tapa too, maybe should try different dish, anyway was ok and not really... More 

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42 reviews 42 reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

In this village you would expect the typical tapas crowdy bar with "jamones" drying on the ceiling but here you will be comfortably seated with a nice view on the valley. Typical tapas from the area you could find of course but also more refined (but also more expensive) dishes. To be recommended for dinner.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

Very nice atmosphere. Food reasonable but expensive. Service, although friendly, is not very competent. Maybe a good place to take a drink at night.

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Address: Calle Granada 13, 18193 Monachil, Sierra Nevada National Park, Spain
Phone Number: +34958308540
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Sierra Nevada National Park  >  Monachil
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday 1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 11 - 34
Cuisine: European, Spanish

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