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El Torrente

Ctra. Las Cunas-Palomares, s/n | Desert Springs Family Leisure & Golf Resor, 04618 Cuevas del Almanzora, Spain
+34 637 86 15 91
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
2 days ago
“Spent 4 days at Desert Springs on golf holiday”
Apr 3, 2017
“Class and cuisine”
Restaurant Hours
International, European, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Ctra. Las Cunas-Palomares, s/n | Desert Springs Family Leisure & Golf Resor, 04618 Cuevas del Almanzora, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had breakfast and dinner in El Torrente. Very good food, service and atmosphere (not busy). Set dinner at approx. 20 Euro good value with good meal choices. Additional choices available at a supplement. Drinks reasonably priced. Overall a very enjoyable stay. Staff very pleasant and...More

Thank leseverard
Reviewed April 3, 2017

Wonderful food served in a beautiful and sophisticated atmosphere. Professional staff ensure one's meal becomes an unforgettable event. Menu is vast and food is superbly presented. Staff is well trained and extremely pleasant. Drinks choice is more than adequate. It welcomes visitors!

Thank amc158
Reviewed November 6, 2016

Been here many times, look at my Desert Springs review,now they do deck meals on the terrace Try not to go into match days ,can be a bit slow service.

Thank muffinella
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Pleasant Sunday lunch here last weekend. The beef was outstanding . The meal was good, service good, surroundings peaceful. Had to wait too long for the horse radish sauce...by the time it arrived my dinner was warm as opposed to piping hot. Service very good.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed October 14, 2016

While we were at Desert Springs we met up with some other family members who have a house nearby. We decided to eat here as we'd been here before albeit just for lunch. The service was great, they arranged a vegan menu for one of...More

Thank dah1302
Reviewed October 5, 2016

El Torrente is the restaurant in the clubhouse at Desert Springs Golf Club where we had an excellent meal when we visited with another couple in September. We had previously eaten here a few years ago when we stayed in an apartment in Desert Springs...More

Thank SteveEvansSwansea
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Our second visit to this colonial-styled restaurant located in the middle of the sprawling Desert Springs Golf Resort. Don't let that put off those looking for a peaceful haven to eat and relax, the setting amongst the carp streams and landscaped gardens is wonderful. Choices...More

Thank GarydocReading
Reviewed August 20, 2016

We've only had a perfect breakfast in this restaurant. Fresh orange juice, very nice croissants and rolls. Nice staff and good food....

Thank David_and_Monique
Reviewed August 12, 2016

The food can be variable here , but there is no denying the location is delightful - a wonderful change from the frenetic beach or town in high summer . Prices are about right for the setting . At a recent lunch , the restaurant...More

Thank pemzadit
Reviewed August 11, 2016

We were staying at Desert Springs and ate here a couple of times. You have a choice between a set menu (€18 I think) or a-la-carte - the set menu is OK but for most of the dishes, there is a supplement to pay -...More

Thank Maxip24
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Do they do full English breakfast?
September 17, 2015|
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Response from MoultSylvan | Property representative |
Thanks for asking. The answer is yes they certainly do!
Hay menú los fines de semana en este mes de Agosto?
August 13, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$22 - $67
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ctra. Las Cunas-Palomares, s/n | Desert Springs Family Leisure & Golf Resor, 04618 Cuevas del Almanzora, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Almeria  >  Cuevas del Almanzora
  • Phone Number: +34 637 86 15 91
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El Torrente is without challenge Cuevas del Almanzora's premiere restaurant and it is situated right at the Golf Club House. With a stunning setting, it looks out over Powder Creek and its Cascade, across the large expanse of water that will form Steamboat Lake. El Torrente is famous for its fine Spanish dining including several very special local dishes and fresh fish. The main restaurant is open every day for breakfast, lunch and dinner. It also provides a Bar and Deck Menu with a wide choice of light lunch time food available through daylight hours, including tasty soups, tapas, salads, burgers, pasta, wraps and filled ciabatta. Breakfast is available at El Torrente in a choice of Continental, Spanish, Vegetarian and Full Monty.