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San Rafael

Ctra National 340, Km 141.5, Manilva, Spain
952 89 06 93
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Ranked #3 of 52 Restaurants in Manilva
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $29 - $37
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Beautiful restaurant went a couple of times on my holiday. Excellent service and stunning food can't wait to go back

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Cork, Ireland
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6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

Visited on back of recommendation we received from a couple we met in Duquesa. Very unassuming exterior which you could easily miss. That however would be a great shame as food is wonderful. Their speciality suckling pig is magnificent as is their paella. Went back a few times on this visit and was not disappointed.

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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We went with some new friends that had been before ,,,very unassuming location and just looks like its someones house from the outside...all four of us had different starters and mains ....we tried each others meals and all of us were immensely impressed ...the salt baked fish was shocking to see , as they brought it to me for approval... More

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Heswall, Wirral
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We went to this restaurant on the recommendation of a family we met by the pool in our complex - and what a treat it was!! Hardly a tourist in sight and full of Spaniards which is always a good sign. The restaurant was nicely cooled - a great respite from the fierce August heat - and the service was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Great little unimposing Restaurant, the food and wine are top quality. Try the chateaubriand or the salt baked fish. Beautiful.

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Penang
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Remembered as the 19th Hole many years ago, inconspicuous roadside restaurant which is bigger and better than it looks from the outside and well worth turning round if you go past it and taking the time to eat there. The menu contains many items which have been long forgotten on this coast - black pudding, sweet breads etc. The pork... More

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Spain
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I should own shares in this place, I have spent more here than on my house over the years... If you want a good spanish meal then please go here...!!! Food is great, service is good, wine list excellent. It is not the cheapest in the area, but it is in my opinion the best for a very long way.... More

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San Pedro de Alcantara, Spain
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44 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

In a pleasant enough dining room seating about 40, run by Matra’D Juan and Chef Antonio we lunched on a chilly April day. One needed to study the diverse menu for some minutes before selecting from the many temptations, including the 9 Chef’s specialities Eventually our party of four choose for starters: Burgos Black pudding, Mushrooms in Sauce, and for... More

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Just had Sunday lunch at this wonderful restaurant. Suckling pig cooked to perfection for both of us. We were advised not to have a starter as the portion of all courses are large and it could be a bit much. Choose the recommended red wine and it was superb. A lovely pudding followed with free liqueur shot to follow. Not... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
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30 reviews 30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Being a Kentucky guy who loves Spain (been there 6 times) I had the good fortune to visit San Rafael with friends who have retired to the area this past November 2013. It was perhaps one of the 2 best meals I had during a 16 day vacation in France and Spain. The Rabbit I had may have been the... More

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