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El Rancho

Carretera Cabo de la Nao, 443, Javea, Spain
+34 965 77 11 26
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“steak pie” (4 reviews)
“pork ribs” (4 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Carretera Cabo de la Nao, 443, Javea, Spain
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1 - 10 of 147 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just came back from this lovely looking restaurant. Lovely looking was as good as it got. Wife had salmon with dauphinoise potatoes. Salmon dry, potatoes burnt so bad that they tried to hide it with grated cheese on top. I had fillet steak. I will...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful setting,very friendly staff and 'best pie' husband has ever had in a resturant. Happy we chose this place for our last night in spain.

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant staff, nice food & the fixed menu which included a bottle of wine & 1 x soft drink for those requiring a non alcoholic drink is reasonably priced

Thank A4scooter
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Really lovely restaurant, delicious food, friendly and attentive staff. A pleasant surprise to receive an amuse bouche and a sorbet palette cleanser as standard. My daughter had the best fillet steak she had ever eaten. So pleased we went!

Thank Heidi T
Reviewed July 30, 2017

This was our first visit to El Rancho, we have heard about but have never been before. The outside garden where we sat was delightful, subdued lighting and fountains made for excellent atmosphere. The menu was extensive and varied . Menu del dia good value...More

Thank Alison B
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Don't be fooled by the idyllic surroundings of this beautiful restaurant. So much potential wasted with a chef that can't cook! The waiting staff were absolutely wonderful and attentive. Such a shame they have to work a longside such a poor chef. We had onion...More

4  Thank Jane K
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Other than a minor issue with part of the roof falling on our table, we had a very enjoyable meal. Friendly staff, and very good value menu of the day, we had a nice evening at El Rancho

Thank WMNichol
Reviewed July 11, 2017

We have been to this restaurant many times over the years and it has been absolutely great. Exceptionally nice environment, lovely friendly, helpful staff and very nice food. We were somewhat concerned this year however that the environment and the staff were still as we...More

Thank Geoff P
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

One of are regular restaurants on yearly holiday in the area. Tuesday night late June and one of only three couples in the restaurant. It didn't look any busier on other nights either when we drove past the car park - maybe just the time...More

Thank FiveTimesWinners
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Lovely atmosphere but spoiled as fish meal was small and dry. Peppered steak was a little better. Main meal was served at 10.30pm! Postre served at 11.45pm. Very long wait for food as limited staff couldn't cope with numbers despite being advised of a large...More

Thank jean712015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $29
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Cabo de la Nao, 443, Javea, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Javea
  • Phone Number: +34 965 77 11 26
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This family run restaurant provides a relaxing evening meal either in the courtyards amongst the fountains and palmtrees, or inside the main restaurant area.The restaurant has a Menu of the Day worth 13,95 € for adults and 7,95 € for children; which includes a 3 course meal with bread & ali oli and a drink of your choice. They also cook a range of different paellas and fideuas to order and they are also available for take away.If you don't want the Menu of the Day, they do offer food of the "a la carte" menu.
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