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La Encina

Calle Marin 16, 04003 Almeria, Spain
+34 950 27 34 29
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (21 reviews)
“paella” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Calle Marin 16, 04003 Almeria, Spain
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch and enjoyed the typical Spanish interior and food. We had gazpacho and sardines. The waiter was very friendly.

Thank DH65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a restaurant close to the city hall. From the outside looks like a tourist trap, with "gluten free" panels and a big trip advisor sticker outside. However, it's pretty local and the quality of the food and the daily menu (applies for lunch and...More

Thank Esnapra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had really good Almerian food here. Tapas are served with drinks whilst you decide what to have from a very varied menu. Very good food, reasonably priced too.

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 30 May 2017

For a special birthday evening we came to this restaurant as it looked as though it had a good rating and the interior looked pleasant , however as much as we enjoyed the food, the lamb sweetbreads were fab, the waiter was very miserable and...More

Thank epaulp
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We were looking for authentic local food and luckily this was 2 min away from our hotel. Friendly staff, service was good and very reasonable priced.

Thank Grace P
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

3 of us Had the 11 Euro menu Del dia, good local food although not sure what we had was what we actually ordered! Saying that we were all pleased. Decent waiting staff and tried their best to explain the dishes in English as our...More

Thank leeandzed
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

La Encina Plaza Vieja is one of many restaurants on Calle Marin. All were crowded so I expect all are good. La Encina offers a free tapas (and you have a choice of tapas) with the purchase of a glass of wine, etc. Extra tapas...More

Thank Xxxxxxxxoi
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

You get a choice of a tapas with each drink. Had both chicken and beef on a bun - both very tasty. Very enjoyable and pleasant alfresco lunch.

Thank Mac S
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Tried several places in Almeria city and decided this was all round the best for their Menu de Dia.It is also available written in English! Pleasant area to sit, relax and enjoy a tasty, wholesome meal. Plenty of choice on the menu and everything we...More

Thank andydee2011
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We visited Almeria for 1 month and had dinner several times at this restaurant. The staff, especially Carlos and Alejandro, are so welcoming and helpful to tourists that we kept returning! The food is tasty and the ambience comfortable. Thank you for wonderful and entertaining...More

Thank Maura S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$47
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
20:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 13:00
Saturday
12:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Marin 16, 04003 Almeria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Almeria  >  Almeria
  • Phone Number: +34 950 27 34 29
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