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El Cortijo

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Carrer Mendez Nunez, 85, 12580 Benicarlo, Spain
964 47 00 75
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Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 87
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Food + Great Service = €€€€€

I must admit, this restaurant is not cheap but it's worth the visit, the food is great and the staffs are friendly, helpful and attentive. We always make a point to have our lunch there every time we visit Benicarló during the Fallas Festival in March for the pass two years. Revisited it in Oct... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 13, 2015
JustineLow
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Tarragona, Spain
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Tarragona, Spain
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73 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

I must admit, this restaurant is not cheap but it's worth the visit, the food is great and the staffs are friendly, helpful and attentive. We always make a point to have our lunch there every time we visit Benicarló during the Fallas Festival in March for the pass two years. Revisited it in Oct over the long weekend and... More 

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Thank JustineLow
Maribel L, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Cortijo, responded to this review
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Le agradecemos mucho que haya dedicado parte de su tiempo en expresar su opinión acerca de nuestro restaurante. Un saludo... More 

Madrid, Spain
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Gorgeous garden. Fab food. Lovely waiters. This has become my fave restaurant. Try the cod salad and the artichokes with foie. And the baked Alaska for dessert....yummy.

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Thank Cristal38
Maribel L, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Cortijo, responded to this review
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Muchísimas gracias por dejar su comentario. Esperamos volver a contar con su visita. More 

Buckinghamshire
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58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

I loved this restaurant. The ambience was lovely and the service fantastic. The food was excellent and served by a maitre d who spoke numerous languages. It is expensive compared to other restaurants in Benicarlo or Peniscola but I would definitely visit next year.

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Thank Joroca
Maribel L, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Cortijo, responded to this review
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Muchísimas gracias por su comentario. Esperamos volver a verle pronto entre nosostros. More 

Houston
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I can't wait to go here again. I had been traveling to Europe for business once a month for nearly 2 years. With countless trips to Spain in the mix, I wanted to wait until I had a fair sampling of paella before I wrote a review. This tops the list. I was addicted to the homemade garlic aoli which... More 

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Thank Jason563
Maribel L, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Cortijo, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and especially because he liked both our paella, this fact does nothing to verify reputation that precedes us in this dish as ours. Thank you for your reference on Trip Advisor and see us again anytime.Sure find another form of rice that you will love too! A hug! More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Carrer Mendez Nunez, 85, 12580 Benicarlo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Castellon Province  >  Benicarlo
  • Phone Number: 964 47 00 75

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 39 - 56
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings

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