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La Matera

Steakhouse, Argentinean, South American
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Calle del Mar 1 | Plaza Felix Rodriguez de la Fuenta, Santa Pola, Spain
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1:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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Sun - Sat 1:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Good meat and reasonable prices!

The meat is really very good . Start with for instance with Guacumole and take Beef Buenos Aires as second dish! The price is really very good

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 17, 2015
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English first
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

The meat is really very good . Start with for instance with Guacumole and take Beef Buenos Aires as second dish! The price is really very good

Thank KalleBorgholm
El Paso, Spain
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

The food is very good here for years anspd also the service is always very good. They have an outside terras now too and special deals during lunchhours on weekdays.

Thank sandra d
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

I came here on holiday with my friend and we're finding it hard to find a really satisfying meal then came across this great place. Our waiter was great! Didn't speak much English but really tried to make an effort with us. The white and red sangria was both lovely! Food was great. It's not the cheapest of restaurants but... More 

Thank Lisa S
Santa Pola, Spain
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Thought we would try it for lunch and were really not impressed. Staff rude, slow service, weren't given menu del dia menus, food not all that. Expensive off the normal menu. Certainly will not be going again.

Thank leigh B
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We ate on a Groupon Coupon at the Good Mood Cafe which is next door to La Matera and owned by the same people. The staff were really friendly and the food was very good. The choice on the menu was very good, but being on a Groupon Couon we were limited with choice. What we had though was fine.... More 

Thank Anne470
Stockholm, Sweden
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Argentinean place, meat based menu (of course!). Children got their checken skewers quickly which was very good - and the kids menu included also a drink and an ice cream for the very reasonable price of 9 Euro 50. Meat was very good, service friendly. Th place is simple and not the most cosy or romantic you visited, but if... More 

Thank Martin E
Alicante, Spain
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76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

WOW What a Fantastic Restaurant, My Partner and I have Just been there with two friends for a Menu del dia for 18 euros a head. The food was excellent, lovely starters, and a main course of many mixed meats, chicken, steak, sausages, ribs, pork chops ,with delicious cooked chips, and a excellent pudding of crepe with toffee, covered with... More 

Thank Audrey N
Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

An early evening visit for a birthday meal at La Matera was a wonderful evening. The food was excellent, the service fantastic, the restaurant was amazing. The steaks were cooked to perfection and the desserts fabulous. This is a must restaurant to visit in Santa Pola. I will definitely be back on my next visit to Spain and my parents... More 

Thank Ecilop487
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Visited La Matera 3 times last week between 19th to 24th December 2014. Food was delicious and service was excellent. Would recommend the entrecote, rib eye and sirloin steaks. Good value too.

Thank HoneyJJPD
Manchester, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Great steaks and lovely veg too!! Friendly staff considering my Spanish is very poor! Portions generous and decent veg sometimes hard to come by in local restaurants in my experience.

Thank Rachael554

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle del Mar 1 | Plaza Felix Rodriguez de la Fuenta, Santa Pola, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Alicante Province  >  Costa Blanca  >  Santa Pola
  • Phone Number: 34965415929

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Argentinean, South American


Open Hours
1:00 pm - 11:45 pm
1:00 pm - 11:45 pm
1:00 pm - 11:45 pm
1:00 pm - 11:45 pm
1:00 pm - 11:45 pm
1:00 pm - 11:45 pm
1:00 pm - 11:45 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?