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Pau Restaurant

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Avenida del Marques de Benicarlo 11 | Benicarlo, 12580 Benicarlo, Spain
+34 964 47 05 46
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Hatfield, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night in Benicarlo (at the Parador) and chose to ear here because the Paella menu looked appealing; we were not disappointed. We had an aperitif in the small bar that is linked to the restaurant before starting our meal at about nine. On this menu you get three starter plates to share, followed by the paella. All... More 

Thank Ian14_11
Ocean City, New Jersey
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81 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

Good food at a reasonable price. Friendly and helpful wait staff. Service was fast and very professional. Highly recommended.

Thank Richard B
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

We took one menu for 35 eur (without IVA) and it was too much food. I am a good eater but I could barely finish the last two dishes. I think the composition of flavors in the dishes was not very successful. The staff very friendly but the decoration of the place was not cosy. I am not coming back... More 

Thank alporla
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014 via mobile

We had been staying in Peniscola for a few days and stumbled across this little gem when we went for a drive. The degustation had a seafood theme and the wine was perfectly matched making this a wonderful experience and a very pleasant afternoon. Isabelle and Pau have the whole concept of a top restaurant worked out and front of... More 

1 Thank dd43
Singapore, Singapore
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stumbled upon this restaurant looking for a decent lunch place on our drive back to Barcelona. It is located near the yachting port at the end of the boulevard (avenida) on the ground floor of a modern building. The restaurant itself also has a modern interior and in a somewhat stretched rectangular shape across multiple rooms. Service is both... More 

Thank WaltWhitman090
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 via mobile

The food was good, but it takes about 30minutes between each dish. Two and a half hours to complete a lunch.

Thank gerardbcn
The Hague, The Netherlands
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229 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 via mobile

Even in the low season time this is a special experience. A friendly host, good quality food and a lot of attention to the taste gives you the experience you want. This restaurant is worth a detour, you may go there from 50 km far to enjoy this cooking.

Thank enruit
Lossiemouth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

We found the food excellent and the two "amuse bouches" were a lovely touch. The staff were exceptional in their care of us and had excellent English which was something of a contrast to our halting Spanish. The restaurant was beautifully set out. All in all we had a wonderful evening and will haste ourselves back before too long.

3 Thank John H
Barcelona, Spain
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

En route from Barcelona to Valencia Tripadvisor pointed us to this restaurant: definitely worth the little detour! We had a very nice salad with artichokes, strawberries and wild mushrooms to share and as a main we chose the sole (mine a la meuniere and my girlfriend's from the oven). Great pick! Big portions at small-town prices. Moreover we were treated... More 

3 Thank Luc J
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

To celebrate the Artichoke Festival we went to Pau restaurant in Benicarlo for their celebration meal. Seven courses of delicious food, well presented, very good wine and excellent service in very attractive surroundings. If you love artichokes then go there during the festivities in January and February, you won´t be disappointed and if you don´t like them well you´re missing... More 

2 Thank Margaret_in_Spain

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$22 - $72
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Seafood, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida del Marques de Benicarlo 11 | Benicarlo, 12580 Benicarlo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Castellon  >  Benicarlo
  • Phone Number: +34 964 47 05 46

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?