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Bar Avila

#14 of 1,222 Restaurants in Granada
Certificate of Excellence
Realejo - San Matias
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Calle Veronica de La Virgen 16 | Centro, 18005 Granada, Spain
+34 958 26 40 80
9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the most authentic bars in Granada. Real local feel some of the best tapas in Granada and run by a great family . If you visit Granada and want to get a real feel for the tapa culture this has to be one of you stopping points. Highly recommend jamon asado but everything is great on... More 

Thank Andrew B
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

It was late for lunch even by Spanish standards but we managed to eat the house specialty of Roast Jamon.....i could see into the kitchen and a leg of pork as rotating on a spit similar to a kebab type of spit. The meat was beautiful and the beer was cold.....just what was called for after the drive from Seville.... More 

Thank Alan C
Warwickshire UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Had 2 beers and tapas for €4.20 very good value for money and great atmosphere . Would recommend to anyone visiting Granada

Thank AndyandLiz
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

I highly suggest to come here if you are in the neighbourhood. Tapas are big an beer is cold so perfect! The taste of the tapas was good so we expect also the dishes too!

Thank Lorenzo T
Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Great little bar, quick and efficient. Great tapa, we loved the jamon asado, which is roast pork served on a piece of bread. Really nice and the chorizo is good too. The rejos, octopus legs, looked great too and were flying out of the kitchen. Worth stopping by for a beer and a tapas.

Thank lindykhk
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

My order was completely forgotten and I had to wait for ages. Completely unapologetic about it. Well just a cheap eatery but attitude was bad. Average taste at most I would say.

Thank Yeon Ju L
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

There are so many fresh ingredients in this wonderful city, yet each tapas we ordered seemed to be only barely basic with nothing fresh. We aren't sure why others rated this so highly, but we did not find it so great.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016

We were visiting the Alhambra and came down to the city centre of Granada for a taste of tapas. Asked around and were went here. Just great - atmosphere. One tapas (free) including a beer for 6Eu. We didn't know how the place worked but people were really helpful - customers and staff alike. Would go back.

1 Thank Jingle05
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Good value, service, food. Had the tapas and some trotter dish which washed down with some port-like sangria. May go back tomorrow night

Thank Ian L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

The best food we had in Andalusia till now! Really fast service and tasty tapas! Order the jamon asado, you won't regret it!

1 Thank Davide D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Veronica de La Virgen 16 | Centro, 18005 Granada, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Granada>  > Realejo - San Matias
  • Neighborhood: Realejo - San Matias
  • Phone Number: +34 958 26 40 80

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?