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Mister X

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Calle Partida el Planet 136, 03590 Altea, Spain
0034965842881
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7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Outdoor seating

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  • 70
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great food and nice ambiance

This has been a gem on the Costa Blanca for a long time. Luckily they have reopened after 1,5 years of closure. The restaurant is a bit tricky to find if you haven't been here before. (Even on my third visit I got confused on the way). Food is great and ok value for money. The best place to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
Kimmen1
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Norway
Good for:
  • Outdoor seating
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Norway
Top Contributor
148 reviews 148 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

This has been a gem on the Costa Blanca for a long time. Luckily they have reopened after 1,5 years of closure. The restaurant is a bit tricky to find if you haven't been here before. (Even on my third visit I got confused on the way). Food is great and ok value for money. The best place to enjoy... More 

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Bolton, Lancashire
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Paco and Marie have re-opened after their closure (due to illness). They must have found it difficult at first trying to replicate their outstanding success from the past 20 years or so. Finding the correct chef to replace the original one who obviously (during the 18 month closure) had to move elsewhere must have been difficult but recently, once again,... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Delicious meal (especially loved the mussels and the duck), in the gorgeous back yard. Very welcoming and nice people running it. Hope to come back!

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Altea, Spain
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The old buildings together with great food and excellent service continues to be one of the most attractive about Mr X. (Strictly speaking this should now be called Mrs X because the Mr has retired and his lovely Liverpool born wife runs the everyday affairs.) The quality and style rarely vary and therefore Mr or Mrs X always delights.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Not the first time myself and my second in command have been here but during our recent vacation in early September we went on three separate occasions. OK, the place is a little out of the way but no doubt the website (www.misterxrestaurant.com) will give sufficient directions. That said, if you are in the Altea region, everyone knows the way... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

My wife an I had the lovely Chicken in orange sauce. Very good and the surroundings are nice. Can recomend.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We had been recommended to go to this restaurant for a few years. Just under a week ago we finally decided to visit Mister X. My husband had the steak tartare (which he described as divine) and I ordered the duck in orange sauce. We ate on a beautiful terrace, full of flowers and a lovely atmosphere. All the staff... More 

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wakefield
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

just visited this lovely restaurant once again, lovely food, eating on the terrace is an experience not to be missed, try the pork knuckle if you enjoy meat, enough to feed 4 for sunday lunch. we will be visiting again.

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Lliber, Spain
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Visited here 2 days ago with family group of 16! as always the whole evening was a success, excellent food, service and ambience. Also very good value, Mister X never fails as far as we are concerned. If you do not know Altea it can be a little difficult to find so watch out for the signs for Mister X

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

A hidden gem a cab ride from Albir. Fantastic walled courtyard setting surrounded by beautiful flowers. Menu is very reasonably priced, with A la Carte and fixed price special (15 Euro). All the party thoroughly enjoyed their food choices. Seek it out if you're in the Albir area

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Partida el Planet 136, 03590 Altea, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Alicante Province  >  Costa Blanca  >  Altea
  • Phone Number: 0034965842881

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 26
  • Cuisine: International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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