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The lobster restaurant

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Calle Alhelies 1 Playa Flamenca | Urb Playa Flamenca, 03189 Playa Flamenca, Spain
+34 966 76 17 19
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue - Sun 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant speciality is lobster ! It comes with a soup starter .On a hot summer evening I didn't feel like soup but would have some bread ! My partner ordered halibut ! 42 euro was the lobster menu . This did not include a dessert ! Lobster was lovely as was the halibut . My bill included the two... More 

Thank Siobhan_9
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely lobster. Lovely setting looking over ocean. The soup is amazing to. We did have a little wait to order our drinks but as soon as we did they come quick and from then on service was great.

Thank Kerrie G
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very special place for my husband and I,everything about it is excellent,the food,the staff,the location,a must when you are in Orihuela! :)

Thank Angela B
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We couldn't fault the fabulous service in this restaurant, the staff were very attentative and nothing was too much trouble, loved the Lobster bisque followed by the Lobster Thermidor, this was very good Lobster however i would say it was cut in half, left in the shell and covered in cheese, not what I know as Thermidor but still very... More 

Thank Linda H
Torrevieja, Spain
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to this restaurant many times and I have never been disappointed, be it with the food or the service. Yesterday was no exception. We were 6 people and two had steaks, 2 had fish and 2 had lamb. Everyting was seasoned and cooked to perfection. The small starter offered by the restaurnat (salmon mousse) was delicious! The... More 

Thank June H
Exeter, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Hoping you all have a very successful summer 2016, a great restaurant and a great team. One of the few restaurants to maintain a high standard every year. Best wishes to Michel, Karen and Ellen.

Thank darrenw30
Stirling, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

We went here for a birthday dinner yesterday and it was amazing! The only downfall was the portions were so big I struggled to finish all my courses. The canapés they brought out were lovely, then had fillet steak carpaccio to start, followed by the lobster cappuccino and then my lobster St Tropez.....I couldn't even manage a pudding! Even for... More 

Thank curlycherryx
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

We own a house near by and when we visit we always go to Den Engel. We enjoy the view of the sea from the terrace and the nice relaxing experience of a lunch. We normally have soup or a club sandwich. The coffee is great, served with a small piece of cake and cream. Next time we are out... More 

Thank Robert W
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64 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

We stay in the block when we visit Playa Flamenca. This is a lovely restaurant with great friendly staff and v good food. You don't have to eat Lobster as there is a good varied menu to choose from. Give it a try I don't think you wil be disappointed.

Thank geraldocheshire
Kragero Municipality, Norway
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

We went to The lobster restaurant to celebrate my birthday. We ordered lobster and also got two starters, included on the house! Everthing was very good, and a lot of Food! To recommended!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$14 - $81
Seafood, European, International, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Alhelies 1 Playa Flamenca | Urb Playa Flamenca, 03189 Playa Flamenca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Playa Flamenca
  • Phone Number: +34 966 76 17 19
The best Lobster and Steak restaurant on the Costa Blanca providing a wonderful front line view of the Mediterranean. Famous for its fresh lobster cooked the way you like it, succulent steaks and the finest king crab. We have a beautiful terrace with sea views and a trendy comfortable inside.Come and visit us and try our special Weekend menus and let us spoil you.

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