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El Seco

Calle Corazon de Jesus 8, 23400 Ubeda, Spain
+34 953 79 14 52
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“main course” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle Corazon de Jesus 8, 23400 Ubeda, Spain
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Ubeda is renowned as a ‘foody’ town. They were celebrating with a food festival in the town when we visited. Each week, over a period of about six weeks, one restaurant in the town was putting on a special gastronomic menu to showcase their food...More

Thank Silverpablito
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

This was delicious 😍 The food was soooo good, home made. Can’t even describe it. Confort food for sure... loved, loved.. This town in general has awesome food to be honest. The prices are good, service good. Highly recommend it for sure.

Thank Monica P
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The restaurant is near the town hall square.We had a menu del dia of authentic Spanish food.Would recommend finding this if you are in ubeda

Thank mattjones1949
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This is a lovely restaurant with a peaceful atmosphere. We just had a main course each which was beautifully presented. We were even offered a taste of a special local olive oil. The service was impeccable.

Thank ventdusud2
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Mid October this year we had lunch at this restaurant and the menu had great choices, food was mouth watering and service was exceptional was. In our two week tour of Portugal and Spain we had lunches and dinners in many big and small cities....More

Thank Naren D
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We rocked up at 15:15 for lunch and that was no problem at all. Service didn't speak much English but she could make herself understandable and all the menus were in English. The service was good and the food amazing. Perfect place to sit down...More

Thank SebandDaph
Reviewed 20 September 2016

The El Seco offers a great range of dishes -0 the majority of which are North African/Eastern Mediterranean themed. The menu selection is excellent offering dishes to suit most tastes. One of the specialities of the area is Perdiz (Partridge) - I opted for this...More

Thank spmmik53
Reviewed 12 September 2016

real spanish (no paella) food attentive service from family members, good location and well priced, excellent potages

Thank herbalist36
Reviewed 8 May 2016

This place has a positive review in the Rough Guide as a better than average option but I have to disagree. My wife and I visited during lunchtime this spring and things could have been better. When we arrived there was a massive party, thankfully...More

Thank WelshToro
Maria Teresa M, Propietario at El Seco, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2016
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Siento su decepción, aunque también me alegra su aceptación. Bueno, quiero aclararle el puchero de potaje carmelitano, que a si...More

Reviewed 16 April 2016

This was a recommendation from a good friend in Madrid- and had a mention in our guide book. We chose cheese and partridge salad for starters followed by partridge and trout for main. The cheese was good but nothing else to write home about- and...More

Thank KP58
Maria Teresa M, Propietario at El Seco, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2016

It tries to improve and not put much sauce trout. a greeting

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Corazon de Jesus 8, 23400 Ubeda, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Jaen  >  Ubeda
  • Phone Number: +34 953 79 14 52
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