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La Chara

CARRETERA ISLA PLANA-CARTAGENA, 23 30868 Cartagena, Spain, 30686 Isla Plana, Spain
+34 968 15 20 16
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“bread” (10 reviews)
“paella” (8 reviews)
“lamb” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
CARRETERA ISLA PLANA-CARTAGENA, 23 30868 Cartagena, Spain, 30686 Isla Plana, Spain
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed December 6, 2017

Given that it was a very cold evening and were were the first customers of the night, we expected to go into a chilly restaurant as so many are in the early the evening. Not at all. It was welcoming from the start. The waiter...More

Thank Susanna180
Reviewed November 13, 2017

Our recent visit was at lunchtime and the Menu del Dia was the order of the day. Plenty of choice, excellent quality, good service and terrific value at E10 each. We'll be back.

Thank TurnerMWLancashire_
Reviewed November 4, 2017

We had several menu of the day meals hear and thoroughly enjoyed each one. The choice was good and the food was well cooked. We did return one evening for a meal at 7.30pm to find that the restaurant had not yet opened. We moved...More

Thank Momelt
Reviewed October 28, 2017

Very good value and good food with friendly staff you can eat outside or in mid range meals for lunch fine dining at night.

Thank Dale C
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Another fabulous dining although next to the road you really do not notice. During the winter the air conditioned dining rooms are smart and in cosy places and areas for large groups. The meal of day and the special evening meal is fantastic value for...More

Thank NormaJulie
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

Very good menu del dia. Good food with good taste for only 10 euro. We can highly recommended this restaurant.

Thank mange74000
Reviewed August 22, 2017

We have spent many evenings in this local village restaurant sampling the menu. Good food overall although sometimes paella is a little salty. Staff are friendly and offer good service. Indoor function room available for parties or during winter months. Will definitely return.

1  Thank margaretrevell
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

A genuine friendly welcome back again from the manager owner. 3 of us on another vacation to this area enjoyed meal of the day. Quality wine served a flavoursome choice of 4 courses. Each chose differently and thoroughly enjoyed the food. Which was served to...More

Thank NormaJulie
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Having visited in April, we decided to return, the menu del dia was different but the price was the same. This is one of the only places we have been served 4 courses it is usually 3 courses as normal. Staff friendly, we were welcomed...More

Thank Loveallthingsspanish
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a menu del dia here, great value, tasty paella, friendly service, good with kids, I'd be happy to recommend it and eat here again.

Thank TravLux
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Questions & Answers
November 27, 2016|
Response from NormaJulie | Reviewed this property |
All Spanish restaurants in Isla Plana area are usually open from 12.30 to 3pm. But check if open out of season. la Chara usually is open all year.
November 27, 2016|
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Response from R0sieohr0sie | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: CARRETERA ISLA PLANA-CARTAGENA, 23 30868 Cartagena, Spain, 30686 Isla Plana, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Region of Murcia  >  Isla Plana
  • Phone Number: +34 968 15 20 16
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