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El Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$5 - $25
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Cafe
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews tapas pizza patatas bravas paella bread churros quesadilla salad prawns chicken spanish food visited el from spain great atmosphere very enjoyable evening amazing food staff were welcoming
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent tapas and even better than we have had in Spain ! Staff were special and many thanks to Polly our waitress who made our visit all the more pleasurable. If only we lived 50 miles closer. We would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Dahlia1956
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fab tapas, great pizza, dont miss it! Outside eating in good weather, leisurely pace so not rushed, very relaxing!More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Alice F
David G, Owner at El Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola Alice Gracias for the lovely review and it is so nice to sit outside in the courtyard and just relax and unwind. We are so happy that you had a great time here and have passed on your review to the team. Hope to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From a wet afternoon to a meal full of warmth from the heart of Spain. We did a last minute booking and even though full managed to get a table. The staff were lovely and made our children feel special. The menu is great and...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Daniel G
David G, Owner at El Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola Daniel Muchas gracias for the lovely review and we are all so happy that you and your family had a great time on your 9th wedding anniversary. Thank you also for the lovely pictures showing some really happy faces. See you again soon, we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are not sure what this Victorian building in the heart of Shipston was used for originally although the name Sheldon's Wine Merchants appears in bold carved lettering on the façade. But if the wine merchant is closed then pop through the archway into a...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Bob L
David G, Owner at El Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola Bob Hola Bob, Gracias for the fantastic review. It has been passed on to the team and they are really proud. The building has loads of history and Sheldon's Wine Cellars do a great job all round and we really work well together. The...More

Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

Just spent a wonderful afternoon at this great tapas bar- fab food, great selection of wine and fantastic staff! The Owner even offered to take us back to our overnight stay as no taxi was available- wonderful service cant recommended highly enough.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Maps583644
David G, Manager at El Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hola Maps Thank you for the great review and we are always here to help in anyway possible, after all we are about the customer service and the experience that the Team strive to deliver every time here at El Cafe. Gracias y un saludazo...More

Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

This place is gorgeous and on a sunny day you would swear you were sat in a beautiful Spanish restaurant. This was the best meal I’ve had outside of the med! Amazing tapas, all fresh seafood and the best focaccia I’ve ever had! We will...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Takemeanywhere91
David G, Owner at El Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hola Takemeanywhere We are all so happy that you had a mini holiday here at El Cafe, well as close as it could be without the plane journey and airport waiting. The chef's are are delighted that you loved their food. We hope to see...More

Reviewed August 9, 2019

Living locally, we've only ever had coffee in El Cafe, but having looked at the menu invited our neighbours to join us for the Thursday Paella deal experience. What a lovely evening we had. The food was beautiful, hot and well presented, and the desserts...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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David G, Owner at El Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hola Cravengarden Thank you so much for the lovely review and it has been passed on to the Team and specially your waitress, she is so happy. We are all so proud that you and your neighbours had a great time here and that you...More

Reviewed August 8, 2019

My husband took me here for my birthday, accompanied by our 4 year old grandson. Great atmosphere. We sat outside in the courtyard. Service was first class. I had a stone baked pizza that was excellent. As it was my birthday we had complimentary desserts....More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank A7774IYsues
David G, Owner at El Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2019

Hola Sue Muchas gracias for the lovely review, We are happy that you enjoyed your birthday meal and even more so that you chose to share it with the El Cafe Team. It's always a pleasure celebrating with the customers! We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

Have visited time and again and every time the food just seems to get better. Staff are attentive to every detail and a great night outMore

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Voyager112928
David G, Owner at El Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2019

Hola Sue, Muchisimas gracias for the great review and as always it has been passed on to the Team. We are so happy and proud that you love coming to El Café and that you you find that it seems to be getting better, we...More

Reviewed July 27, 2019 via mobile

My sister and I visited this cute tapas restaurant knowing nothing about it, but we were so pleasantly surprised! We were given complimentary olives and nuts while deciding what to order and complimentary butterscotch schnapps with the bill. Aside from this, all of the staff...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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David G, Owner at El Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2019

Hola 805chelseat Muchas gracias for the fantastic review and we are all so happy that you and your sister enjoyed yourselves here at El Cafe. We have passed on your review to the Team and specially to your waitress, she is so happy that you...More

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LymeLover
March 27, 2017|
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Response from David G | Property representative |
Hello LymeLover We have a car park in front of the venue, if that is full there are various car park around us and the High street is only 50 yards away with more parking. Thank you El Cafe Team
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Karen D
March 4, 2017|
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Response from David G | Property representative |
Hello Karen, Thank you for contacting us. We do allow dogs in the outside covered and heated area. Thank you David & The Team
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