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La Taberna de Boabdil

Paseo Boliches 35, 11630 Arcos de la Frontera, Spain
+34 622 07 51 02
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible30%
Apr 9, 2017
“don´t touch it”
Jun 20, 2014
“Stay away”
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Paseo Boliches 35, 11630 Arcos de la Frontera, Spain
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11 - 20 of 66 reviews

Reviewed November 28, 2011

Stopped here on the recommendation of our hotel, and we were NOT disappointed. This is not "Spanish" food, per se, but rather "Andaluz" cuisine; they only serve items that could've been made locally before 1492. Began with some sherry and mixed nuts/fruits in the dark...More

7  Thank theuberdude
Reviewed October 12, 2011

This restaurant was featured in Lonely Planet so my friends and I decided to stop by while we were in the area. Long story short, we found maggots in our appetizer and complained about it. The restaurant owner, Francisco, made up some bs excuse about...More

9  Thank eceprincess
Reviewed August 8, 2011

We were visiting Arcos de la Frontera and stubbled upon this wonderful little restaurant hidden down a little hill off the Paseo de boliches. The owner/chef greeted us and prepared the most wonderful meal for us. We took all his recommendations and each course was...More

7  Thank helenbrum
Reviewed August 3, 2011

Having been to Italian villages whose winding streets lead to amazing views we had thought we might try this restaurant for equally stunning view and food. The owner was friendly and welcoming in aslightly cynical manner - he tutted when we wouldnt try a bottle...More

4  Thank BuenosAiresFifi
Reviewed April 17, 2011

Lonely Planet gave this place a thumbs up and mentioned the exotic interior should not be missed. The interior probably is worth a 2 minute look but leave it there. We visited this place on a saturday night and discovered it empty. The fact that...More

15  Thank Ron101a
Reviewed November 20, 2010

We had the 26Euro per person tourist dinner. We saw another tourist couple eating the identical dinner. The locals that were there ate different food and wine that was corked and labeled. The tomato/onion/eggplant (I think) salad was excellent! The fresh fruit was ripe and...More

4  Thank JodyZ5
Reviewed November 5, 2010

Where do I start?! I have certainly had my share of dodgy food and service in my lifetime but this experience is up there with the best (or worst!) of them! We stayed in Arcos de la Frontera for 2 nights and loved it, so...More

11  Thank Stellarjules
Reviewed September 20, 2010

very nice atmosphere, a mix of local people and tourists, friendly staff and very good food!

4  Thank alice19
Reviewed September 19, 2010

We stumbled upon La Taberna de Boabdil while trying to find our B&B in Arcos. I was intrigued by the sign on the street "The sweet sin of eating." After a short walk down some stairs, we came upon a restaurant built into the side...More

7  Thank liuan87
Reviewed September 19, 2010

The food was perfect and with a story to tell. Francisco, the host and chef, was accommodating, friendly and is a master in the art of food preparation. The view from inside the "cave" or on the patio is amazing as it's situated on the...More

5  Thank mthuska
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Boliches 35, 11630 Arcos de la Frontera, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Costa de la Luz  >  Arcos de la Frontera
  • Phone Number: +34 622 07 51 02
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