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Il Giardino Nova Bussola

Foieta 21 | Altea la vella, 03599 Altea, Spain
+34 965 84 58 39
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“spaghetti” (7 reviews)
“osso bucco” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Foieta 21 | Altea la vella, 03599 Altea, Spain
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21 - 30 of 57 reviews

Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Family of 4,had pizza's and lasagne, all very delicious. Service was very friendly and cozy atmosphere. Would go there again.

Thank Sigurbjörn G
Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

Nice family restaurant with good italian food by the main road. Pizzas were good and caramel ravioli was above average. Service was fine but orices on the high side based on the locale.

1  Thank Niels L
Reviewed May 1, 2016

We went there for lunch and had 4 different dishes; pizza, pasta, fish and shrimps. The pizza as in any other pizzabar, the carbonara well below average, the shrimps fine but needed a touch to climb above average and and finally the fish as well...More

Thank Pi100
Reviewed April 28, 2016

We have been going to this place for well over 25 years. The original owners sold up a few years ago and the current owner has maintained the same standards and correctly chose NOT TO MEND SOMETHING THAT IS NOT BROKEN. He has kept things...More

Thank Jaimealfaz
Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

This lovely restaurant never fails to impress! The food is simple but delicious. Highly recommend the osso buco with spaghetti parmigiana or just the spaghetti which is their signature dish. Staff are very friendly and attentive. Outside terrace is lovely from May onwards. Must book...More

1  Thank ChrisJH57
Reviewed April 15, 2016

From entering the restaurant we were made to feel so welcome. The waiting staff were charming. The ambience was great. We had bread, alli olli and olives whilst we awaited our starters of prawns in garlic, which were excellent. I am a vegetarian and my...More

Thank Bud43
Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

We'r a family of four and went there for dinner. The kids loved the pizza, my wife liked the gnocchi and I had a great steak. The waiters was polite and professional. We will probably go back during the week.

Thank Steriks
Reviewed October 29, 2015

An occassional visitor to this restaurant I e-mailed them and enquired about a birthday celebration meal for 4. They could not have been more accomodating. The boss e-mailed me in the UK and said he would ensure it would be both delicious and memorable. He...More

Thank E94468
Reviewed October 6, 2015

called without booking and a table was made available despite being very busy; maitre d greater us with handshake and ascertained if we were english and duly appointed english speaking waiter. food was lovely; monk fish and prawn on skewer / veal with pasta (a...More

Thank jo m
Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

Visited with friends on the last day of our holiday and we were very disappointed the first courses were okay however the mains were not, lasagne dry and burnt, as for the Pollo di Parma I have never seen a piece of chicken so thin...More

Thank Paul R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Foieta 21 | Altea la vella, 03599 Altea, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Altea
  • Phone Number: +34 965 84 58 39
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