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El Claustro

#82 of 1,296 Restaurants in Granada
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Gran Via Colon 31, 18001 Granada, Spain
+34 958 80 57 40
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1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Ramat Gan, Israel
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82 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very fine restaurant. Excellent food . Every dish was a success. The service is extraordinary. Prices are very reasonable. We shaked the hand of the chef at the end of the meal. Will definitely return.

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Thank Moshe L
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here on our first night in Granada. The food was fantastic and incorporated lots of local cuisine's favorites with a twist. They first brought a small house tapa with goat cheese balls covered in a wine marmalade, served in a very unique way (see tree-like picture below). We tried the octopus and the red rice starters. For... More 

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Hawi, Hawaii
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed March 20, 2017

Traveled to Granada on a Monday and many restaurants were closed for the evening. We were staying at the AC Palacio and decided to eat at the hotel restaurant after roaming all over the city during the day. To say the least we were pleasantly surprised. From the outset, we were warmly greeted and presented with a hors d'oeuvres of... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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271 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed February 6, 2017

They try very hard to present their food in the way of almost a one Michelin star restaurant. The service was good, food almost excellent, except I thought my suckling pig was way too salty. The desert was also just a bit lacking. So if you don't have Michelin star expectation, you will be very happy with the food.

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Moraira
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149 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed January 28, 2017

Treat yourself to a delicious meal at this classy restaurant. The restaurant is very unusual, with an amazing high ceiling and lined with glass fronted wooden cupboards, Modern windows look out over the cloister. The food is served beautifully in small portions, but you will not be hungry when you leave. This is real fine dining and every dish is... More 

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Denver, CO
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I dined here several nights ago. The food presentation was amazing and the taste delicious. This restaurant is located on a courtyard inside the AC Palacio Santa Paula...a Marriott hotel. It was raining the evening we dined and to be honest, we didn't expect a lot. We were so pleasantly surprised by the fantastic food quality and... More 

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Thank FrequentTraveler0070
London
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

In a lovely hotel and off an amazing courtyard but too quiet and a bit fussy. Both pork cheeks and suckling pig too salty. Sweetbreads delicious

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Thank FinefoodLondon
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56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2016

The best thing to say about the restaurant is the surroundings. We were there in the evening and sat in a private room with a view over the old courtyard of the monastery. Beautiful light settings. The food was very simple, good taste for sure, but to be served a very large piece of meet with no extras is simply... More 

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Thank Britta A
Melbourne, Australia
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

We don't normally eat in hotel restaurants when there are an absolute abundance of fantastic places to search out and taste sensations to experience however I am so glad that we did on this occasion. We were originally trying for the Sunday night however it was fully booked so settled for Monday (a lot of restaurants shut on a Monday).... More 

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Thank atkmur
Vancouver, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We recently celebrated my wife's birthday with another couple in Granada at this beautiful restaurant. FULL DISCLOSURE: we were supposed to celebrate the occasion elsewhere but that restaurant wasn't open on Sundays and Mondays so we decided to try El Claustro instead, having read some good reviews. Am I glad that we ended up here. Not only is the setting... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$27 - $82
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gran Via Colon 31, 18001 Granada, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Granada
  • Phone Number: +34 958 80 57 40
Description
Located in the historic district of Granada, The Cloister Restaurant fascinates with its spectacular architecture, monastic tranquility of his past and a strong culinary, as simple as Baroque for its rich hues and textures. A market cuisine, rooted in Andalusian products and premium season but surprised diners through carefully prepared dishes in color, design and flavor.Is the signing of Spain's Best Chef 2009, Juan Andres Morilla, who leads a team of young designers whose goal is to translate the passion for their craft to conquer demanding palates.

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