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La Farandula

Calle Concepcio 16 | Pueblo Antiguo, 03590 Altea, Spain
+34 965 84 08 84
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“paella” (6 reviews)
“old town” (8 reviews)
“nice meal” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle Concepcio 16 | Pueblo Antiguo, 03590 Altea, Spain
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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

When we visited we were the only couple dining until later when more arrived. Really cold outside but the waiters put the heaters on to warm the room. Shared Iberico Ham to start which was the best we ate in Altea. Have to say the...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank AbarcaBoy
Reviewed October 14, 2017

Sat down outside and charming waiter served us a great paella. Location is lovely and early October was perfect with slightly cool evening. Overall super romantic place Touristy of course - but charming.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Carina J
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Visited this lovely little restaurant 3 times during our 9 day stay and each time was fab! Had Crepe filled with goats cheese with honey and nuts - lovely! Also had entrecote steak which you cook yourself at the table, gorgeous but needed more vegetables...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank gmv2468
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

I ate here on Saturday night with a friend. It was one of the busiest nights in Altea as there was a festival and fireworks on so we booked a table in advance. We arrived earlier than our booking as we got hungry and even...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank SarahH9626
Reviewed July 26, 2017

This place is set in a quintessential Spanish street in the centre of the old town. Staff were friendly and efficient. I ordered the steak which was very nice and cooked as ordered. The accompanying potatoes, however, were sparse, totalling 4 very small new potatoes....More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank ClintBolton
Reviewed July 15, 2017

My husband, our two adult daughters, and I went to La Farandula in June. We had such a nice meal. My husband and one daughter had a lobster in a broth meal. They said it was delicious, but messy. I had the oxtail meal and...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank nauasumom
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

Visited with my family, including a baby child. Service ok in the beginning. Ordered lamb chops with homemade French fries. The lamb chops came without meat, only bones and flesh. No French fries either, only normal potatoes. When I complained the answer was this is...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank AreB_11
Reviewed June 11, 2017

service was ok. paella not enough seafood inside , little burnt. There was not much to impress but not bad too.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank joasia1973
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

After reading all the positive reviews, we were thoroughly disappointed by the quality of the paella, microwave quality rice with minimal amounts of meat/seafood. Other dishes were bland and undercooked. Would not recommend!

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank 364bethj
Reviewed March 22, 2017

We were a party of 19 for lunch! The service was wonderful, the vegetarian as well as the meat Paella (Arroz) was really tasty. Came in around 2 p.m. and left at 6 p.m. Had a great time. Will definitely come back!

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank altea_1420
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $46
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:59 PM
11:59 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:59 PM
6:00 PM - 11:59 PM
6:00 PM - 11:59 PM
6:00 PM - 11:59 PM
6:00 PM - 11:59 PM
11:59 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Concepcio 16 | Pueblo Antiguo, 03590 Altea, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Altea
  • Phone Number: +34 965 84 08 84
Mediterranea cuisine, fresh fish, barbecue meat, paella rice, pasta
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