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El Volante

Above the Harbour, L'Estartit, Spain
+34 972 75 07 12
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travelers talk about
“bread” (6 reviews)
“monkfish” (2 reviews)
“lovely meal” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Above the Harbour, L'Estartit, Spain
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Reviewed August 5, 2016

Had dinner there a week ago, very cheap, good food and helpful friendly staff. Awesome harbour views

Thank Swoan101
Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Unbrlievable! Never saw such a nice place (the view is spectacular!!!) serving such terrible food! I had a menu with gaspacho, asparages, seabass and the profiterroles. The asparagues were cremated and the profiterroles were overaged. The gaspacho came from a supermarket as were the vegetables...More

Thank PeetKes
Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is always busy and I can only put this down to the fact that they have very cheap set menu. However the food is really not great unfortunately.

Thank Sébastien D
Reviewed March 5, 2016

We have visited this restaurant on numerous occasions with friends and family. The meal has always been very good we have never had cause to complain. It is a very busy restaurant with excellent views and the staff are very helpful and pleasant. It pays...More

Thank glenda n
Reviewed February 2, 2016

What a location! great views over the harbour. Good value menu decent wine and friendly staff. Been going there for years never had a bad meal.

Thank lee r
Reviewed September 5, 2015

This was the worst meal I have ever had, we had a green salad that was anything but green, it had sweetcorn, carrot, beetroot, 1 olive; my girlfriend had orange juice. For the first course we had the stuffed peppers served in what could only...More

Thank jsc991
Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely disgusting! Food served in cat bowls, canelloni inedible (no idea what the meat was, squirrel perhaps) Chocolate sprinkles on the 3 legged duck. Pink straws and whipped cream in the coffee. Tiramisu could well have been sat out in the heat for months. Wine...More

Thank Elaine K
Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

6 people in our party went for the set menu option, orange juice to start, then we had mussels (which was lovely), then I had canalonni which was horrible no taste, like a microwave meal, out of 6 mains, the steak was the only nice...More

Thank Copestar
Reviewed April 10, 2015

This was recommended by friends and it didn't disappoint. The food was perfectly acceptable and my vegetarian wife was very happy with the arrangements made by the restaurant. Terrific views and a nice atmosphere and, at 34€ for 2 people having a 4 course meal,...More

Thank millarjm
Reviewed September 17, 2014

This restaurant should be fantastic - it has lovely views over the bay in L'Estartit! However, the food is average to poor. My husband and son's dinners were average but mine was appallingly bad! I had mixed vegetables to start - thinking as I was...More

1  Thank Jo_H2001
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Above the Harbour, L'Estartit, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Costa Brava  >  L'Estartit
  • Phone Number: +34 972 75 07 12
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