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Restaurante Vela Beach La Mata

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Sponsored by: Restaurante Vela Beach La Mata

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Best seafood Paella Torrevieja
1. Best seafood Paella Torrevieja
"fantastic food especially the seafood paella"
Anders S
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2. Great food and service
2. Great food and service
"fabulous service, and fabulous food, with the staff at 5 star level"
Cltu1
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3. Sea front lovely restaurant
3. Sea front lovely restaurant
"a panoramic view is spectacular and the food is simply awesome"
Robert P
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About
Our menu offers a wide range of possibilities, with special focus in mediterranean kitchen. Italian pasta, pizza, typical rice and paellas, fresh fish, the best meats and many home made desserts. The restaurant has two diferent ambients: inside there are 75 seats with a elegant and modern decoration, and outside, our terrace in la Mata beach front line with 82 seats, where you can feel the mediterranean breeze on your face
PRICE RANGE
$22 - $74
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
FEATURES
Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

excellent restaurant, the truth a 10 for the waiters, their sympathy and the same for the kitchen a 10! excellent quality price recommend!

Date of visit: July 2019
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Grupo Vela Beac... V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Vela Beach La Mata, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for your excellent comment and for the good score you have given us. We are glad to know that everything was 10 for you. We would love you to come back soon and continue enjoying moments together.

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Reviewed June 18, 2019 via mobile

The waiters see you! And pay attention to you! And food & drinks (see below) are great! We were 4 people, a Tuesday evening in the middle of June. Immediately: seated, presented with menus and paid attention to. A very good fish food starter to...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Grupo Vela Beac... V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Vela Beach La Mata, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you very much 356henningb for this fantastic comment about our restaurant, we say to our team We are glad to know the Paella, the meat dishes and the fish were to your liking. We seek to give you the best and we love it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So hungry just after swimming and there is this restaurant right by the beach were outdoor seatings are provided esp when you are still a bit wet... service was good, paella was a bit salty but we still enjoyed the food 😊

Date of visit: July 2019
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Grupo Vela Beac... V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Vela Beach La Mata, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for the comment. Certainly we are in a privileged place after the bath on the beach. We regret if the paella was somewhat salty, it is something punctual. We hope you come back soon and try other dishes from our menu.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over the years we have visited this restaurant because the food, though way overpriced is lovely and the location is very pleasant here especially if you are lucky enough to get a Seaview / outdoor table. However we have given this place the last chance...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank DublinCD
Grupo Vela Beac... V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Vela Beach La Mata, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much DublinCD for your comment, this type of criticism helps us to improve the service. Really if we care when we have a dissatisfied customer, for us you are the most important thing. We are sorry for what happened, we have taken...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited Vela Beach every time we are in La Mata for the better part of 12 years, with the service declining every time we go. This occasion, however, was the worst. I am a fluent Spanish speaker so nothing was lost in translation....More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Grupo Vela Beac... V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Vela Beach La Mata, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your comment LisaGenx, this type of criticism helps us to improve our work. We are sorry for what happened, we are certainly having some problems with the service that we try to solve as quickly as possible. We would like...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately, this place has nice but highly overpriced food. The worst thing about the place though is the utterly dire service. One of our party speaks fluent Spanish - so we weren’t lost in translation. Sitting inside is like sitting in a freezer, and even...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Grupo Vela Beac... V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Vela Beach La Mata, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your comment Deirdre F, this type of criticism helps us to improve. We are sorry for what happened with our staff, we assure you that it is not usual. When it comes to air conditioning we use a medium temperature...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten here every summer for four years and have loved it. This was our favourite restaurant bebause of the service and most of all bevause of the food. This year we experienced worse service. It took a long time to get menu, make...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Grupo Vela Beac... V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Vela Beach La Mata, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much Kornelia D for your comment. We are happy to know that the food you like, we recommend you try our Paellas. We are very sorry if the service was not the expected one, it is not usual. We hope you come...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sit inside this restaurant if you enjoy sitting on a Polar Ice cap. We asked for the air conditioning to be turned down and this was bluntly refused. Napkins were still very damp and the waiter seemed to be having a bad day. Food not...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Grupo Vela Beac... V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Vela Beach La Mata, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your comment, we regret what happened with the air conditioning, but we were suffering a "heat wave" and we can not turn off the air, but the grades. We hope you will give us the opportunity to improve the experience...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious food! Great service! We had the seafood salad with lobster and fois gras (my favorite!), seafood plate for two and lubina (sea bass fish) in salt crust. Everything was perfect!

Date of visit: June 2019
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Grupo Vela Beac... V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Vela Beach La Mata, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much Cristina for your excellent comment on our food and restaurant. The dishes you chose were a success, we recommend that you try our baked octopus or the sirloin with salt on your next visit. We would love to see you soon.

Reviewed June 18, 2019 via mobile

Manuel was great, but the other waiters should not work with service. The Food was great. Don’t ask the costumers if they have a booking if the reasturant is emty. And if you do it do it with a smile. The restaurant manager should work...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Johan W
Grupo Vela Beac... V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante Vela Beach La Mata, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you very much Johan W for your comment, we will tell Manuel. We regret that the attitude of the rest of the workers was not adequate. We hope you come back soon to visit us, it was a pleasure to have you as a...More

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