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Carmen de Aben Humeya

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San Pedro
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12 Cuesta de Las Tomasas | Albayzin, 18010 Granada, Spain
+34 958 22 83 45
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is very tasty and sophisticated, the view on the Alhambra is amazing. The staff was perfect. The ambiance is very romantic, I highly recommand this place.

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Thank Félix D
Northampton, United Kingdom
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132 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

There can be no better place to dine in the Albayzin than this. We were shown to a terrace directly overlooking The Alhambra and as as we ate our delicious meal the sky turned from light to dark as the floodlights opposite lit up the palace. The service was impeccable from staff who knew the menu thoroughly and who were... More 

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Thank Richard G
Santa Barbara, California
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54 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us as a “less touristy” fine dining experience off the beaten path. It took us a while to find it, as it is indeed, a hidden jewel, but it was worth it. It is a bit on the expensive side for Andalucía, but if you would like excellent cuisine (including fabulous tuna) and an exquisite,... More 

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Thank ReneeD700
York, England
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

We passed this place the previous evening, but as we were really after something simple then, decided to book with the maitre'd for the following evening. This allowed us to anticipate the meal more, and we dressed up a bit better, too. I can see why others have described the service as poor; I would say that it was relaxed... More 

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Thank posie1
Vancouver, Canada
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

This restaurant is well-known locally for its over-priced, mediocre food. Unfortunately, I learned this only only after we had eaten there. It is true that one has a wonderful view of the Alhambra from the restaurant. It is too bad, though, that they do not complement the great ambience with a good meal. I had a chicken dish which turned... More 

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Thank Hiroshige
New York City, New York
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154 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Carmen de Aben Humeya is perfect for viewing the sun set and the changing light against the Alhambra. They have a couple of tables available if you only want drinks and these tables provide a great view. Besides the great view, their drinks selection is very good so this makes views even more pleasant.

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Thank John D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband found this place with amazing view by accident for a glass of wine and were amazed by the vuew and great service. This is a perfect place for a romantic dinner. The prices are quite high though. But... worth it for sure.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Our party found this restaurant by sheer luck. Having been to the Alhambra and caught the land train we got off at stop No 5 to go to the view point. As it started raining and we were hungry we caught sight of this restaurant down some steps. What a find!! The food was marvellous - very Master Chef! -... More 

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Thank JenMal28
Sydney, Australia
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70 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Leisurely Sunday lunch with Alhambra in background. Walked there up winding alleys. Lovely food. Good service. Plenty of choice. Definitely worth trying if you have a few days in Granada.

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Thank amm1055
Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

Stumbling across this place was one of those serendipitous experiences when travelling. We had been walking around the wonderful Albaycin and had considered far inferior places for lunch just because they had a view, and then my husband spotted this down a narrow street. Down the steps and onto the terrace, and there before us was one of the most... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$33 - $55
Cuisine
Spanish, Delicatessen, Contemporary, Healthy, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Cuesta de Las Tomasas | Albayzin, 18010 Granada, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Granada>  > San Pedro
  • Neighborhood: San Pedro
  • Phone Number: +34 958 22 83 45
Description
Located at the gardens of Carmen de Aben Humeya which is cataloged by UNESCO, this restaurant offers amazing views over the Alhambra, Generalife, Sierra Nevada and the city of Granada.
You will find a menu of high-quality gastronomy. The latest cooking techniques serve to create delicious traditional dishes and the use of proximity products guarantees the authentic flavors.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?