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“Best Restaurant in the Torrevieja / Playa Flamenca area” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Fig & Olive Restaurant

Fig & Olive Restaurant
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Mediterranean, European
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Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: If you are trying to locate the restaurant on Google Maps. Type Avenida de California, Playa Flamenca. The restaurant is located in the Commercial Centre opposite the Citrus Centre (CC Horizonte).Take the roundabout from the N332 (Rocky Arena Bar / Lidl)Go Straight over the next smaller roundaboutAv. de California (follow the road round to the right, 1min) When the road narrows you will see two commercials, the FIG & OLIVE is located in the Commercial Centre on the right (we are at the back of the building, overlooking the Park).We look forwards to seeing you.
Dublin, Ireland
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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“Best Restaurant in the Torrevieja / Playa Flamenca area”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The restaurant is off the beaten track tucked away at the back of the Citrus Commercial Centre but you will be well rewarded for your efforts in visiting it. The food is delicious, well prepared and presented. The staff are very friendly and always make you feel welcome (I have eaten here many times since my first visit in Easter 2014). Chef Sean, who is also the owner, usually visits his guests tables during the night to ensure you are happy with your meal, and I can guarantee you will be when you visit.
Pat O'Dowd

  • Visited July 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Nice but”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

Went for a second visit this time the restaurant was too hot as no air con and ceiling fans not enough so uncomfortable. Food good but considering price not value plus some meals obviously plated well before other and had started to dry.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Best quality food around”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

Excellent, we have been to Eduardos for my birthday for every 4 years in a row. As we come to playa flamenca every year at about the same time. I checked trip advisor this year for good recommendations. Found this... And close to 'home' amazing good food... We went for the most expensive red wine 22euros, which was lovely. Amazing, well worth a visit And then a walk down to playa flamenca cc for a cocktail at sea breeze cocktail bar. Perfect night.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars
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Dalgety Bay
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100 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Excellent dining”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Fig and Olive is a really lovely restaurant and run by a very nice young man Chris. The food was very good and I would recommend to anybody looking for a great meal in a very nice restaurant. I will go back next time I am back in La Zenia.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars
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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Superb dining experience ”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

What a gem of a restaurant hidden away in Playa Flamenca! Can't recommend eating here enough, such a lovely, friendly couple who run it and the atmosphere is wonderful. The food is superb, thank you for choosing to open this gem so near to our apartment.

Lesley & John

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