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Restaurante Raco del Pla

Calle Doctor Nieto 42, 03013 Alicante, Spain
+34 965 21 93 73
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“berberechos” (2 reviews)
“arroces” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Doctor Nieto 42, 03013 Alicante, Spain
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

We had some nice House-Salad, fresh bread with dip and after paella. I ate Paella with Fish and seafood which was the best I have ever eaten and also my friends had this opinion. It was just perfectly flavored, the rice exactly done and the...More

Thank satschio
Reviewed August 21, 2017

We recommend this place if you want to have amazing traditional Spanish food out of the touristic circuit. Located at 25 minutes’ walking from the city center, it looks like the typical 80’s restaurant and the service was kind and professional. The food was absolutely...More

Thank ge0t79
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

- A old time classic in Alicante, totally off the tourist circuit. - It can be quite quiet during summer due to its location. - Very good value for nice local food - Especially recommended are the rice dishes (arroces). The house special is "Arroz...More

Thank Marc T
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Really loved this place. The staff were enthusiastic and the food was simple and delicious. They did just have 80's pop hits playing all the time and place itself felt a little dated but if that's the price you pay for authentic, honest food then...More

Thank MathewWatson
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Very best in Alicante. Personal service, carefully prepared local food. Friendly, cozy local taberna and restaurant. Berberechos al vapor were very tasty. Not so touristic but good location, just a few steps away from tourist bars.

Thank AriHelsinki
Reviewed July 22, 2017

WOW! A little by chance we came by a Sunday for lunch and it was very busy!. This is a good sign, since this restaurant is located in Carolinas Altas and hence away from the "tourist crowds". The lunch was great and we decided to...More

Thank sorhol
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Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

Though a 20 minute walk from central alicante, this was hands down the BEST meal we have had. Wonderful, delicious food - genuinely the best piece of cod ive ever had and cooked to perfection. Loads of beautiful little touches, like all the hot bread...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

We were in Alicante for the "Anual National Emergency Meeting" ... This restaurant is an amazing place for having lunch with friends or family !! Wonderful rices !! Highly recomended !!

Thank Silvia L
Reviewed January 9, 2017

Having had an unsatisfactory evening at the Taverna Raco del Pla in the town centre a few years ago, I was dubious about eating here. However, we had a most enjoyable evening, the food was good, the steak was tasty and cooked as per our...More

Thank cliffordchambers
Reviewed October 10, 2016

We ate here as a family of four adults - 2 from Alicante and two from Sydney, Australia. The service was first rate. The meals were well presented and extremely tasty - I particularly enjoyed a plate of Habitas (broad beans)and Jamon. The menu is...More

Thank JMP158
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$19 - $42
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Doctor Nieto 42, 03013 Alicante, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Alicante
  • Phone Number: +34 965 21 93 73
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