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La Taberna del Gourmet

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Fri, 1/18
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

$25 - $100
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a well situated restaurant offering great wines and food. The service is good, welcoming. Ambience is good. Menus can be in English or try out your Spanish. Have fun and enjoy your meal.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank stellap935
Reviewed 1 week ago

La Taberna del gourmet is a traditional Spanish bar/restaurant frequented by mainly local people and some tourists who love to taste the local cuisine. Here, tapas culture is like a religion for locals where food is best enjoyed in small bites. We tried different kind...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Alsoufi_2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tuna Tartar with Quinoa Salad, Wakame, Wasabi & Soy Sauce, 65º Egg with Potato, Mushroom, Green Asparagus & Black Truffle and Red Prawns were some of the best things that we ate, though all of the dishes were amazing. We sipped delicious wine, shared food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ClementsBangkok
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten twice in this restaurant on our short stay over Xmas. The first time we chose the Tapas taster menu which was absolutely delicious, not cheap but ample to eat and each dish with the exception of the bruschetta, a delight. With it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KelpieMac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service was good, even though busy, English and Spanish spoken with English menus. In that sense easy to find, book and order. Food however was not as good as cheaper places nearby, and left with the impression prices were pushed up and ingredients chosen to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Binocularity
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a classy looking restaurant just off the main thoroughfare in Alicante. We curiously received a warm, but a somewhat hesitant welcome. All okay so far....till the eagerly awaited prawn starter arrived....I did a double take of the plate....these guys didn't exactly feed themselves...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RandyOToole
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wanted to go to a special place for paella and this was highly recommended. Excellent service, great decor and delicious paella.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LEY12345
Reviewed December 10, 2018

A visit at lunch time showed a full house of enthusiastic customers. Traditional tapas fare, the ham was if good quality, the spicy potatoes were a bit too spicy and not very nice, the croquettes were a bit mushy but tasty. The broken eggs ham...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bingobingobongo
Reviewed December 10, 2018

Great place to go for some tapas and a nice lunch. We were seated outside in Nov. The waiter came up to us and asked if he could turn on a heater for us. (Which was a nice gesture) We ordered Jamon board which was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank erikduijsens
Reviewed December 4, 2018

If you want something a bit special...this is the place to go. We visited twice during our trip and all meal selections and wines were very good. We sat at the back of the restaurant, in the more formal seating area. Chicken, steak, fish....all good.

Date of visit: November 2018
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October 4, 2018|
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Response from Heyesmar | Reviewed this property |
Very handily placed in the centre of Alicante, a couple of streets back from the sea front
July 30, 2017|
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Response from Engee1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, seems like others have already answered this, which is just as well as I 'm sure you can look it up on google maps or similar - find the restaurant and ignore the hotel, better value.
September 10, 2015|
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Response from CraigCrawleyUK | Reviewed this property |
Hi, When you come out of the hotel entrance, cross the road and up the steps onto the Promenade and turn right. There is a nice outside bar on the left here. At the end of the Promenade there are steps back down onto the... More
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