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El Embrujo

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Calle Santa Leocadia 6, 45002 Toledo, Spain
925 210 706
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Slave Lake, Canada
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69 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading the reviews I expected to be wowed but I was underwhelmed. The place was full of people watching sports on TV. Sign on the door said "closed" but the waiter said they weren't closing for 45 minutes. Sangria tasted like juice. Tapas was just tuna on soggy bread.

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Thank Nicola R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered the stewed squid and fried pork ear for takeaway. Both are amazing! One of the best in Toledo! No photos taken as we finish the food so fast...the service staff are super helpful as well! Highly recommended!

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good tapas and pork meat dishes. Decorated with wood and stone. The owner very kind attending customers. Good service. For dinner, there is a nice exterior area in the garden. Medium range prices.

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singapore
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313 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 345 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant to sample Spanish food. Tried the pork dish which was excellent. Also tried their meatballs as well as their appertisers. Do note that the helpings are super large and the waiter recommended that we order half portions which was a smart move. We ordered 3 dishes and all in half portions but they are super filling even though... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We had a great lunch at El Embrujo on a beautiful day inthis awesome town. Great service and food and very well priced. Highly recommended.

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Westport, CT
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64 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

We "climbed" up here through narrow roads and steps for lunch. It was well worth it. Turns out that this is a local favorite. We were literally the only tourists there. One major piece of advice - order only half the quantity you would normally order. For example, each salad is more than enough for two people. Each entree is... More 

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Jerez De La Frontera, Spain
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

We went to this restaurant 2 years ago with friends on a recommendation from other hotel guests. We had a very enjoyable meal sitting outside in a little square. The waiter recommended us to order just 2 starters and 2 main courses which we did he suggested that maybe if we ordered 4 meals it would be too much, which... More 

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Thank dollydilly
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

The food is absolutely excellent as is the friendly service. This is a must in Toledo. Local dishes and more. Homemade puddings also delicious. No lo pierdes.

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Thank Rowan H
Manfredonia, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Hotel María Cristina, and decided to walk here for dinner. We definitely worked up a bit of an appetite after walking the whole way uphill! We arrived at 8:30, and were the second table seated for the night. After that it filled up. My husband and I shared plates, thankfully they offer medium sizes of their... More 

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Thank Cristina F
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

A small caña in the afternoon of the 31# December was folowed by a complimentary (enormous) dish of "migas catalanas" just because... Nest day, we start the new year in the best fashion with a racione de setas, grilled mushrooms. Adrian is the boss of a not to miss place in Toledo!

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Thank José Manuel C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Santa Leocadia 6, 45002 Toledo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile-La Mancha  >  Province of Toledo  >  Toledo
  • Phone Number: 925 210 706

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?