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El Chaleco

Avenida de La Costa del Sol 37 | In front of the Costa Banana, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
+34 958 63 24 02
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
French, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Avenida de La Costa del Sol 37 | In front of the Costa Banana, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

I hope we are forgiven for fearing a less-than-glowing reception to a baby and four-year-old in a place popular with a well-to-do, older crowd. But we were wrong. Kids were made perfectly welcome by staff and customers alike. You can’t see much from the outside,...More

1  Thank Chris B
LydiaElchaleco, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Dear Sir; On behalf of the entire team of El Chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin 2018 we would like to thank you for your comment. We are very happy that your experience in our establishment has been to your liking. We hope to serve you again...More

Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Nice but overrated food. Good service. You can’t choose less than 3 courses. The starter was good but my main course which was steak was more than well done. The dessert was ok. Despite that it is one of the better restaurants in the areaMore

1  Thank HenrietteKercza
LydiaElchaleco, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2018

Restaurante El Chaleco Almuñecar Bib Gourmand Michelin 2018 Dear lady HenrietteKercza Thank you for your comment on behalf of the entire El Chaleco team. We are pleased that you liked it. I think he did not understand our system well, which works so you can...More

Reviewed March 26, 2018

This is the place for celebration! We had a perfect evening in the restaurant in one of the most storming evenings for a long time! The food, gosh! It was superb ended! The service was exceptional and warm! Just saying, do not miss El Chaleco...More

Thank annelieynghagen
LydiaElchaleco, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2018
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Restaurang El Chaleco Bib Gourmant Michelin 2018 Almuñecar Kära herrar Först på hela El Chalecos lag i Almunecar vill vi...More

Reviewed March 19, 2018

We visited El Chaleco for Sunday lunch yesterday. The restaurant was completely full with couples and groups, so we were glad that we had booked. Although it was obviously busy, the service was excellent and caring. The menu choices and price implications were carefully explained...More

Thank Geoff H
LydiaElchaleco, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2018

Dear Sirs; Thank you for taking the time to write about our restaurant El Chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin 2018. The whole team is very happy that they have had a nice lunch and that our environment and our gastronomy have pleased them and we will...More

Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

Wow, 28.95 Euro for a 5 course set menu with a lovely red carnation for my wife and themed table decor. We were treated to first class service from beginning to end in this popular fine dining restaurant. The food was presented very well and...More

2  Thank Kevin A
LydiaElchaleco, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2018

Restaurant El Chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin 2018. Dear misterKevin A Thank you very much for your kind comment. On behalf of the entire team of El we thank you from our hearts, we are pleased to see that our efforts are worthwhile and that they...More

Reviewed January 2, 2018

We have chosen this restaurant because it is mentioned by Michelin (Bib Gourmand). Apparently Michelin applies different standards in Spain, because we could not see what qualifies this place to be mentioned at all. The food was ok at best and in no way good...More

Thank _Wanderer__24242_
LydiaElchaleco, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2018

Dear Sir we have read your opinion, I can tell you that the Michelin guide has been going every year for 19 years, we think that their opinion is impartial because they are true profesionals of the sector; This is not the case for some...More

Reviewed December 6, 2017

This is an excellent restaurant, which we visit every time we stay in Almunecar. It is a little way out of the centre of the town, but within walking distance, although there is a regular bus that stops almost immediately outside, and it is well...More

2  Thank liz_hegarty
LydiaElchaleco, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded December 7, 2017

Restaurant El Chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin 2018 Almunecar Dear Madam Liz Hegarty We have read with great pleasure your opinion, we thank you, the time you spent writing it to your loyalty and your kindness. Thank you, and on behalf of the entire team of...More

Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

Long time ago we are used to go to eat at the Chaleco restaurant ( 10 years). This is the best restaurant of Almunecar.More

2  Thank Alain D
LydiaElchaleco, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2017

Restaurant El chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin Almunecar Dear Mister Alain D. The restaurant El Chaleco thanks you for your kind comment, and for your loyalty. We hope to see you again soon in Almunecar. The whole team of the restaurant El Chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin...More

Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

El Chaleco was the perfect choice for a great last night dinner with our family. Staff was very friendly and very professional- they knew everything from their menu. Absolutely “must go” restaurant in this area!More

2  Thank AnnaI1980
LydiaElchaleco, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Restaurant El Vest Bib Gourmant Michelin 2017Almuñecar Dear lady First on behalf of the entire El Chaleco team in Almunecar we would like to thank you for these kind words about our restaurant and we were delighted that you liked them. Waiting to see you...More

Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

We visited El Chaleco a Friday night - the place was fully booked. The restaurant offers a fixed price menu where you can choose between a number of dishes. Some for an extra cost. The dishes were served in a nice pace. The staff was...More

2  Thank aacvg2406
LydiaElchaleco, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2017

Mr. thank you for your comment, it seems to us that you enjoyed our restaurant, we hope to see you again. the whole team of the restaurant El Chaleco Bib gourmand Michelin 2017. Renaud, Audrey, Carmen, Stéphane.

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Yes, Many restaurants in low season close at 10pm Regards, Kevin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida de La Costa del Sol 37 | In front of the Costa Banana, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Almunecar
  • Phone Number: +34 958 63 24 02
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Description
The restaurant "El Chaleco" Bib Gourmand Michelin specialising in French cuisine are located in Almunecar. We will be pleased to invite you to a quiet and accessible atmosphere. Lydie, Renaud and their team will be happy to give you an idea of the little extra touch of French living. Opened in 1997, "El Chaleco" has tempted their customers with their dynamism, seriousness and pricing policy for many years. Indeed thanks to our professionalism, we can offer you for only 21,95 €, a first course, a main course of meat or fish with bread and a nice dessert as well. All selected to your own taste from the menu and without any additional charge, even the taxes are included. Almunecar possesses an exceptional climate and an..... El Chaleco restaurant.
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