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CARRETERA ISLA PLANA-CARTAGENA, 23 30868 Cartagena, Spain, 30686 Isla Plana, Spain
+34 968 15 20 16
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been visiting la chara for many years. food is always excellent and service is top class. Highly recommended for meat and fish dishes.

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Thank Chris J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Lovey welcoming people and the food is also amazing. Have been coming to Isla Plana for the last 6 years and always try and make a point of eating here. Such amazing value for money and high quality food. Highly recommend.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Lunch for €9.95 per person includes 4 courses, coffee and a bottle of wine per couple! Really, get a grip anyone whinging, it was not a la carte, it didn't pretend to be but for this price it was exceptional value for money. Service efficient and friendly by the couple who own it. We had Gazpacho, onion soup, green beans... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Our second visit to La Chara - never disappointed with this restaurant without pretension. Simple pleasures, good service, great food and a bill that won't break the bank. Long live La Chara!

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Not been for a while. Went to see if it had improved from last time. Not really. Over boiled veg. Overlooked thin fish and meat. Sweets were nice. At least they are not drowning everything in sauce anymore! The maison across the road is better.

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Thank Allan L
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Mui bien!! Last night was my 3rd visit to La Chara and loved it just as much as I did the first time. The little restaurant has a wide variety of dishes to choose from, with a great set menu and lovely menu del dia (if you're visiting at lunch). When visiting this time I had a beautifully fresh and... More 

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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The choice on the a la carte menu or even from the special menu just can't be beaten anywhere. We have never had a substandard meal and the wine is excellent as well. Where a normal choice venue or for a special celebration the owners couldn't do more to make it memorable. Don't be put off by its position near... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

After not having a decent meal in the Port decided to try Isla Plana having eaten there a few years ago, we were not disappointed went for lunch and had the set menu which consisted of four courses and a drink included each course was good and plentiful would highly recommend a visit

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El Puerto de Mazarrón, Murcia, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We had not been at La Chara for over a year as the last visit was a bit disappointing BUT now they're back on form. Great choices available through the four courses and Ali Oli to dip whilst you are choosing. All our meals arrived together, hot stuff was Hot and cold stuff was Cold, might sound obvious but .... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Went with my parents, Lunch menu is 4 courses 9 euro great choice..very welcoming, will be going again next week when my daughter and her family are here.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: CARRETERA ISLA PLANA-CARTAGENA, 23 30868 Cartagena, Spain, 30686 Isla Plana, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Region of Murcia  >  Isla Plana
  • Phone Number: +34 968 15 20 16

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