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El Refugio de Chilla

Santuario de Nuestra Senora de Chilla Km 7, 05480 Candeleda, Spain
+34 920 38 06 35
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“bit” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Santuario de Nuestra Senora de Chilla Km 7, 05480 Candeleda, Spain
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The food is excellent, one of the best in the area. Quality food very well presented, however the price is also much higher than the area average. The location is excellent, in summary an excellent choice if can afford to pay around 20-30€ per person.

Thank Jose_Manuel_00
Reviewed 14 May 2017

The reason I chose this restaurant was because it was the first on TripAdvisor for Candeleda. And it didn't disappointed. It's more expensive than other restaurants of the area but its quality is so too. I went with a friend to visit Chilla shrine, the...More

Thank TonyRedondoApproved
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Great high level kitchen in the edge of serranía de gredos. Informal setting. Excellent value for the price from the kitchen side and may be a bit too expensive from the setting side. But definitely worth a visit. Recommended.

Thank endofthesaga
Elrefugiodechilla, Propietario at El Refugio de Chilla, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Endofthesaga, excuse our poor mastery of English, simply thank you for your visit and comment later. Gastrosaludos de todo el equipo de El Refugio de Chilla.

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We first stopped by here for afternoon drinks and were impressed by the place, on a top of a hill, next to a monastery. Lunch / brunch next day was a disappointment - the salad was not chopped at all, the appetizer chicken was almost...More

Thank Hulivili
Elrefugiodechilla, Propietario at El Refugio de Chilla, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Dear visitor, we are sorry that you could not enjoy the food in "El Refugio de Chilla" besides having a refreshment. I think you did not know what to ask for, perhaps not speaking Spanish. The main dish to which alludes 40 euros, is a...More

Reviewed 4 May 2016

Extremely helpful and nice people, and good food. Value for money. Best beans I ever had, and I usually hate beans... Congrats to Carlos and the rest of the people working there, really good job.

1  Thank Fr4nc1sc0
Elrefugiodechilla, Propietario at El Refugio de Chilla, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2016

Francisco hello , excuse me for my poor knowledge of English , we just want to thank you for your comment and hope that their next viisita be equally satisfactory. Gastrosaludos de El Refugio de Chilla.

Reviewed 26 October 2015

It´s a restaurant that mix the local products with a bit of new cook! In a wonderful place, it´s a highly recomendable place to go.

Thank Roberto A
Reviewed 4 May 2015

Located in fantastic hill, by the Sanctuary of Chilla, El Refugio is a very nice restaurant with a terrace where you can enjoy a very nice menu at a reasonable price. Witha very friendly service, you can enjoy breathtaking views of the Rosarito valley from...More

Thank Stefano C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santuario de Nuestra Senora de Chilla Km 7, 05480 Candeleda, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Avila  >  Candeleda
  • Phone Number: +34 920 38 06 35
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