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Restaurante Gastrotaberna El Temple

Calle de Jacinto Benavente 6, 03759 Benidoleig, Spain
+34 966 40 46 32
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (8 reviews)
“bread” (7 reviews)
“salmon” (7 reviews)
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle de Jacinto Benavente 6, 03759 Benidoleig, Spain
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Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

We hadn't visited Temple for a couple, or more, years and left wondering why. This is a very surprising, quirky restaurant that not only produces delicious plates of food but serves them in various eye-catching ways. Only (very slight) observation was limited choice of main...More

Thank Gerald M
Reviewed August 20, 2018

I have written about my visits to this small hidden gem of a restaurant before, but I had never visited it on a Sunday before. Why does that matter? Well on Sunday the menu is different, they have a Gourmet Tapas option. Slightly more expensive,...More

1  Thank Nigel S
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Yesterday we had dinner at the Temple with our family with 2 daughters of 4 and 6. Everybody loved their food. My wife and I choose the 5 tapa menu. With a dessert as bonus this costed us (only) €32, together. We loved all 5....More

1  Thank Vermolen
Reviewed July 21, 2018

We sat outside in the street with the church lit up behind. My daughter wasnt happy when she saw the menu as a little fussy so we decided on the tapas. It was amazing and she enjoyed everything. You ordered 5 tapas which you all...More

Thank SueFogg1
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Although it looks like many other Spanish places to eat 'El Temple' surprises you. Not the friendly atmosphere, which it certainly has, but the creativity in courses, in tastes and composition is simply beautiful. €30 pp, including 3 bottles from the good wines, was well...More

Thank Atse v
Reviewed July 13, 2018

My wife and I popped in for lunch on a week day, and we were wonderfully surprised. Complimentary starters moved into an amazing main course and a surprise desert. Beautifully presented and a real gourmet experience. Highly recommended indeed.

Thank toreiraq06
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across this restaurant when stopping by in charming village Bendoleig one Sunday. Pleasantly surprised by the excellent food, beautifully presented, I would say one of the highest quality in the area. We chose a few options from the tapas menu, especially enjoyed the...More

1  Thank janetmU2610YT
Reviewed June 16, 2018

We went for the Tapas Gourmet Menu which included 7 different tapas and a dessert for 2 people and bread which we didn't think we would be able to eat. In the end we couldn't manage the pudding so had coffee instead. We paid extra...More

1  Thank Sue S
Reviewed May 29, 2018

superb new years dinner with fantistic nouvaux cuisine and a really great disco etc. the owners made a fantastic effort to involve everyone in the festivities.

Thank GeorgeDickinson367
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here. The starters were very tasty and beautifully served. The duck and pork cheeks were delicious. The desert was a chocolate brownie ...very nice. Criticisms would be wine not included in a 20€ pp menu which made the overall meal...More

Thank qbyupo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de Jacinto Benavente 6, 03759 Benidoleig, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Benidoleig
  • Phone Number: +34 966 40 46 32
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