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El Asador


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


Lunch, Dinner
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service

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Reviewed April 11, 2019

My husband and I eat here every time we visit Capileira. The food is wonderful and the service is fantastic. Our favorite dishes include the codillo and the chuleton cooked on the stones, but there a many other wonderful dishes as well. One can tell...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Alicia F
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We had an absolutely superb meal here. I had the Menu Montañero which was unbelievably good value and really tasty. My wife had the blood sausages (very tasty and a generous portion) and the stuffed aubergine which was delicious and the best dish of the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ChrisJCoates
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

We came here for the meat and no one was disappointed. We had the beef fillet & entrecot, chicken, and pork fillet. All were amazing especially the chicken which was flame grilled and full of flavor. If you want good quality meat, this is the...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank ShaneMcGuinny
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

The salad was huge and decidedly so so. The centre piece was a watery head of cauliflower surrounded with marinated peppers, loads of tuna, artichoke and lots of tomatoes and lettuce. Enough to feed 4 people! For a main we had the goat and the...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Masonsontour
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

Following TripAdvisor comments we had the "stone cooked " tuna. Absolutely blown away simply brilliant

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank donsawyer
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Everything was just lovely. Great service. Nice spot on a shady terrace. Lots of variety on menu. My partner enjoyed the menu del dia and I'm glad I shared his dessert as it was delicious(reference to abuela/grandmother....like a soft creme caramel with chocolate and a...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank KerryW458
Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

El Asador is a bustling restaurant. I took the set lunch - toasted bread with ham, almond soup with cured ham, and a mixed platter of sausages with potatoes and green peppers. It was a hearty meal. On hindsight, I should have gone with the...More

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank myBonBon
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Freshly laundered table cloth, efficient service, nicely presented mixed salad and attractive fresh red tuna served on a hot coal at table so you can keep it rare or seat it a little longer make this a restaurant that stands out in this pretty mountain...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank TURG15
Reviewed May 19, 2016

In the hubbub of Capileira's many tourist shops, bars and restaurants this roadside restaurant may not have the best views but it does have some of the best dishes available for miles around. The bluefin tuna, served almost raw and sizzling on a red-hot stone...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank Dan W
Reviewed September 23, 2015

We visited the restaurant twice once just for drinks and were so pleased with the service and friendliness that we went for a meal. It is easy to find on the main street up the hill from the Mountain bus office. The interior of the...More

Date of visit: September 2015
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