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Bellaluz Plaza | La Manga Club, Los Belones, Spain
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice but expensive.

Nice location and good for lunch. Dinner is very expensive although was good quality. Waiters are friendly but it stops with them. Have dinner there and then listen to the piano man (who is brilliant at piano and guitar) in the bar next door.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 5, 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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19 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

My wife and I have stayed in La Manga Club 4 times now over the past couple of years and after our first visit it became apparent that El Bistro was our restaurant of choice. The food and wine has always been superb as has the service. We have eaten here at various times of the day so the rating... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Just got home after a another lovely holiday in La Manga. This time we stayed in Bellaluz and on one of our first nights we went to the Bistro in the beautiful Bellaluz Square. This pretty square gave the perfect setting for dinner and was a lovely place for the kids to explore. The icing on the cake was having... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Nice location and good for lunch. Dinner is very expensive although was good quality. Waiters are friendly but it stops with them. Have dinner there and then listen to the piano man (who is brilliant at piano and guitar) in the bar next door.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This is a pretty setting in the square of bellaluz at la manga club. Great breakfast and ideal place for mid morning coffee. Light lunches are excellent and dinner in the evening is good. Especially in the summer sitting outside and catching the last of the sun.

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Oakham, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Just returned from a short break and as always made sure we had dinner at the Bistro. The menu is not extensive, but varied enough with fresh ingredients. I had fish and chips with home made tartare sauce, delicious and reasonably priced. This restaurant is in Bellaluz Square and is often overlooked by people visiting La Manga Club, who do... More 

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Winchester, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

We have visited this restaurant many times during our 7 years coming to LMC with both family and friends. It is a family run restaurant established in the 1980's within probably the best restaurant location on LMC, being set in a beautiful traditional Spanish square with a village ambience, surrounded by orange trees and lovely plants. The area within LMC... More 

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Lanark, United Kingdom
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75 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

We've eaten here a few times over the past few years. The quality of the fare is always good. Good choice. Service always good and professional. Don't like the cover charge when no bread or nibbles taken. No need, in my view. Mascarpone ice cream with lemon/lime sauce with a Grey Goose Vodka shot was excellent!

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Worthing, England
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110 restaurant reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

We visited three times in our 10 day stay, twice for dinner and once for lunch. It's just so convenient, at the heart of Bellaluz Square (Plaza Mayor) where you'll also find a couple of boutique stores, the pharmacy, a small supermarket and some bars/cafés. El Bistro appears to be run by an English couple, assisted by a team of... More 

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Cannock
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104 reviews 104 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

Have used the restaurant many times over the years but it seems to be less than average now. The lack of other competition in the area has lead to complacency and lower food quality but at the same high price as before. Our steak was awful under cooked even though we had previously discussed the issues of Spanish beef with... More 

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Blackpool
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

From the minute you arrive, you are greeted by professional staff with a warm welcome. The tapas are excellent and generous portions, we probably ordered too many and could not eat all of them. So just check with the waiter to advise you, so you do not overfaced yourselves. Overall the atmosphere was very relaxing and would certainly visit again... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Bellaluz Plaza | La Manga Club, Los Belones, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Region of Murcia  >  Los Belones

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  • Cuisine: British

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