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El Alpiste --- Vinos y Tapas

Plaza Cruz del Rastro 1, 14002 Cordoba, Spain
+34 661 17 67 19
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (6 reviews)
“oxtail” (2 reviews)
“tortillas” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Plaza Cruz del Rastro 1, 14002 Cordoba, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped in the late afternoon for a small meal while visiting Cordoba. The place seemed to be more of a bar than restaurant, with a number of seemingly inebriated people inside. The food was generally average. Although the scrambled eggs with asparagus and ham was...More

Thank Luv2Travel428
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for breakfast after the early Mezquida visit as it looked like one of the less touristy places, full of locals enjoying their weekend breakfast, Not at all disappointed, busy, bustling and efficient and like all Spanish bars, very noisy. Nothing you don't get...More

Thank felipehavana
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Best paella we have ever had! Delicious food. Wonderful outdoor seating You have to try them! Our favorite place

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We had two nice breakfasts at this pleasant cafe. The orange juice is freshly squeezed and the coffee is fantastic. The toast was great, too. Our server was very nice. Perfect way to start the day.

Thank Ellen1026
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We ate breakfast on two mornings of our 3 day stay. El Alpiste was very close to our apartment in Calle San Fernando and so it was great to have place to have breakfast there before exploring Cordoba. Coffee was good, so was the very...More

Thank Considered16
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Great traditional hearty lunch! We stumbled on this place and I managed to translate ‘caseros’ which means homemade. We ordered homemade oxtail and I had lamb with honey! Wonderful! Mine was a fabulous stew of lamb, honey, nuts and a great sauce and my partner...More

Thank LorraineBowen
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Good service and prices. Used by Cordobans - a good sign. We liked it a lot. Extensive list of sandwiches, tortillas etc, nothing fancy. An ideal light lunch stop.

Thank greave2016
Reviewed 4 November 2017

A small unpretentious restaurant located in the old quarter of Córdoba. The food is good, the wine list, very attractive, the attention excellent and the prices, very reasonable.

Thank ERRG
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Sat down for drinks on a hot day. Ordered Tinto Verano - received a diluted glass of mainly soft drink. Did not stay for food.

Thank StewartSiamese
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Very tasty oxtail. Large portions. Very friendly service. Very busy place in the evenings and that's always a good sign. Reasonable prices. Good value for money.

Thank AndreToronto
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Cruz del Rastro 1, 14002 Cordoba, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Cordoba  >  Cordoba
  • Phone Number: +34 661 17 67 19
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