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The Vagabond

Calle Palma 17, 03501 Benidorm, Spain
+34 636 14 69 85
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prunes” (26 reviews)
“mussels” (94 reviews)
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French, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Palma 17, 03501 Benidorm, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The muscles are to die for and every main was equally as good. Fred was the ideal host throughout the evening bringing a smile to every diners face. All in all a fantastic experience.

1  Thank Adam M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I visited this restaurants several times and it never ceases to amaze me. I therefore took my family for a very special meal for my birthday and it did not disappoint. Fred made my night the most amazing night I have had in a long...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The owner of this place is hilarious. A great host and really worked the room - even when it was less busy. But the menu is too big and everything is rich, saucy, extravagant and nearly always with some fruit addition to the savoury courses....More

1  Thank Drewmuso
fouroulou, Owner at The Vagabond, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Your opinion concerns only you and I do not think that the thousands of people who have passed before you approve your comment and I do not think that you are well placed to give us lessons of cooking because you have neither the required...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came here many times. Always good food, always nice staff, although I personally took a dislike to the newest member of staff and his attitude. I'll still return next year!

2  Thank Garethpittaway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here during the week on family recommendation and have to say it was really lovely. I had mussels to start and they were the best I've ever had. My partner had the goats cheese salad which was also fab I'm assured. We...More

1  Thank Johndoherty115
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Discovered The Vagabond in October last year so booked for my birthday on 5 June. We weren't disappointed. Beautiful meal complete with birthday cake and balloons. Thanks Fred the Legend, we'll be back soon.

Thank 57markandmary
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fred is their most annoying chef ever I had to send my meal back 3 times all he did was put it on another plate microwave it he is rude and in your face shall I say Will in be going back don't recommend

7  Thank Damon W
fouroulou, Owner at The Vagabond, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Your review and your rating speaks for it self . Nice try but i dont have time to waste with a LIAR .have a nice day.!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice but tiny place with maybe 8 tables max and smoky air from close knit kitchen. My starter was absolutely delicious with goats cheese and fig bruschetta and salad with crispy bacon. It was Devine! Mains were ok, wine was average. Starters only consists of...More

9  Thank Laura_Galey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited last week when on holiday because of the number one rating on trip advisor. All I can say the number one rating is thoroughly deserved. We had the fixed 3 course menu for 17.95 and the food was to die for. Fred the...More

2  Thank VillaDon7
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Well what can I say that hasn't been said before it's a fantastic place to eat the food is delicious service brilliant. This is the third year in a row we have visited the vagabond & Frederick never lets us down he is a very...More

1  Thank MadMaxMiddlesbrough
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Danielle G
Hi can someone tell me how I can book as telephone number doesn't seem to be in use thank you
7 May 2017|
Response from Jim W | Reviewed this property |
You can e-mail at fred.vagabond but Tripadvisor will not allow me to send the address but you can Google it.
Peter and Steve F
What are the Vegan options on the menu, and are they changed from time to time. Also is the Vagabond wheelchair friendly. Thanks
7 May 2017|
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Response from Heather T | Reviewed this property |
It is wheelchair accessible but is quite small restaurant, however there are no stairs. I'm not sure re vegan choices but there was a good selection of food and the owners are very friendly and I'm sure they would be able to... More
what is the e mail address
2 March 2017|
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Response from DFITZPATRICK | Reviewed this property |
wont let me put the e.mail adress on check out their website
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$34
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Palma 17, 03501 Benidorm, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Benidorm
  • Phone Number: +34 636 14 69 85
  • E-mail
The restaurant is closed on Tuesdays
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