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“El Pescador”
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El Pescador
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Ranked #89 of 627 Restaurants in Torrevieja
Price range: $18 - $31
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Good for: Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: Founded in 1981. Capacity for 120 guests in total distributed among their inner lounge and its nice urban terrace, this restaurant offers a high quality traditional Mediterranean dishes, among them and specially their famous paellas. Traditional and local cuisine made up mainly of fish, seafood and, above all, paellas: lobster rice (Arroz con bogavante), seafood cauldron (Caldero), salt-baked sea bass (Lubina a la sal), pil-pil cod (Bacalao al pil-pil),.. Ideal to enjoy the best of the mediterranean and international gastronomy in a warm and familiar atmosphere with a professional and friendly service. Acknowledgements: 2012. Golden Fork Price. The biggest prize granted by the Torrevieja’s and regional hospitality associationSpecialty:
Reviewed June 8, 2013

Lovely Spanish restaurant with excellent service from very smartly dressed waiters. Wide variety of food but the Sea Bass was the highlight for me. It is brought to a side table having been baked in salt then the salt crust is broken and the fish filleted by waiters that appear more like surgeons as they prepare it for you. Excellent range of wines to accompany the food. Great dining at reasonable prices

Thank Peter51
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Reviewed June 2, 2013

We ate here a few nights ago and found the restaurant absolutely fine. There is nothing spectacular to write about - we had paella which was alright and the wine was good, too. Service was friendly enough and quick. We would not necessarily rush back to this restaurant but there is nothing really negative to report either.

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2  Thank Cathrin_78_Summer
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Reviewed April 18, 2013

Took a trip to Torrevieja with 3 friends and we had a meal here. The food was excellent as was the service. " of us shared Paella, 1 had cod and one had sea bass in salt. They were all excellent.
The waiter served up the food and it was good watching him fillet the sea bass in front of us

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1  Thank arabforbesie
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Reviewed October 5, 2012

This restaurant looks as if it will provide good fish/seafood, cooked properly in an older traditional Spanish setting. Not so in my experience. We both had the arroz negro (black rice with squid). Not to everyones taste, but a favourite of ours and a dish we have had many times throughout Spain and Italy. What can I say. No flavour, portion size small, content minimal (7 clams in their shell and a few pieces of squid for 2 people). Total bill for this, a bottle of house wine and bread, 39 euros. The restaurant was quiet on a Friday night. Was this because it was the end of September or are customers voting with their feet?

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3  Thank Robert W
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Reviewed September 26, 2012

Family owned Spanisch restaurant is always good to visit. We went 2 times in September. The only minus is that the outdoor seating is not so nice.

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1  Thank KoenIceland
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