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Calle Iberia, 8, 30880 Aguilas, Spain
+34 968447128
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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    Very good
  • 12
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  • 15
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  • 7
    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
early morning tapas at tiburon

we found ourselves in aguilas early one morning on business, as usual felt hungry but not starving. We were near tiburon and i remember looking at the tapas on display as we walked through to the restaurant in the past, so in we went. although it was early the tapas on display looked yummy, i... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
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Escucha, Spain
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Escucha, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

we found ourselves in aguilas early one morning on business, as usual felt hungry but not starving. We were near tiburon and i remember looking at the tapas on display as we walked through to the restaurant in the past, so in we went. although it was early the tapas on display looked yummy, i went for meat and elaine... More 

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Escucha, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

I have been to el tiburon several times before, but it has just had a proper extension fitted making the place a lot bigger and under cover. my experience is that sometimes such work brings a deterioration in service, so in we went to find out. firstly I noticed that a excellent waiter that had been taken on for xmas... More 

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Oxford
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Really excellent restaurant one street back from the beach. Very popular with the locals. The menu del dia was very good value with everything plentiful and tasty – the biggest problem was eating too much in the afternoon and not wanting to do anything for the rest of the day! One word of warning: this is not a tourist trap,... More 

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Aguilas, Spain
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

Used for ten years to be our favorite place but on a cold Tuesday in December it was a true dissapointment! A poor service + loud and distracting piano music + the dryest linguado you can imagine.

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Aguilas, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

A really good menu del dia with a drink included, great choice of Spanish dishes and great service. If you want to eat at night don't try until after 9 oclock .

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Lorca, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We ate a very filling menu del dia here today, 5th November, in the covered terrace. Having eaten many times in Aguilas I can honestly say that this is a very good place for a €10 menu. Each dish was substantial and good quality. My partner ate the mixed grill and I had the pork with Provençal sauce, both substantial... More 

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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Newly refurbished with a nice terrace area enclosed by glass, we had a very nice lunch there last week. It is set one road back from the beach but still has see views from certain seats. Staff were busy and a bit perfunctory but that was OK, food was good and had a great selection. They have upped their game... More 

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middlesbrough
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

tiburon is a good restaurant and a popular place to eat.But what let it down for me was i had been to the toilet and when i came out the waiter was just finishing using the urinal and didnt bother to wash his hands.If the staff cant be bothered with basic hygene i would rather not eat there.

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Shropshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We visited this restaurant last year and were impressed by the menu, quality of produce and cooking, friendly, efficient staff and the huge portions! We returned again this year and were delighted to find that nothing had changed! We really enjoyed both visits this year and look forward to returning again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The restaurant has had a complete refit since we visited in 2013. Excellent facilities and service. Menu del dia was 10 euros, and what outstanding value that really is. Great choice on the menu, and once again we could not really fault it. If you have never been here before, thoroughly recommend it. You will neither be disappointed to hungry... More 

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Address: Calle Iberia, 8, 30880 Aguilas, Spain
Phone Number: +34 968447128
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Region of Murcia  >  Aguilas
Average Prices: USD $11 to $44
Cuisine: Mediterranean

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Iberia, 8, 30880 Aguilas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Region of Murcia  >  Aguilas
  • Phone Number: +34 968447128

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $11 to $44
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

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