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Restaurante Montecruz

San Pedro, 21200 Aracena, Sierra de Aracena and Picos de Aroche Natural Park, Spain
+34 959 12 60 13
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“tapas” (15 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
“loin” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
San Pedro, 21200 Aracena, Sierra de Aracena and Picos de Aroche Natural Park, Spain
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Family run rustic tapas and restaurant Best Gaspacho ever Delicious pork in different styles Great tomatoes with old goat cheese Beautiful cheesecake Topped by lovely service

Thank Florian B
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Last time we came here was 14 years ago on our last visit to Aracena. Montecruz has changed (surprise!). Then it was a lovely old fashioned restaurant famous for its mushrooms. Now it's a tapas bar and restaurant that still loves mushrooms. We went to...More

1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Typical "tapas" place! A lot of variety, the wines are excellent and not expensive. The place is cosy and very nicely decorated.

Thank Rui L
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We found very few places open on a Monday evening in Aracena. Most of the town is completely unspoilt by tourism, inevitably the area by the caves hasn't entirely escaped! It was therefore with some concern we set off for this restaurant, whilst food and...More

Thank Adrian135
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Excellent service, excellent food, excellent wine, our waiter Hugo could not have been more helpful, thanks so much.

Thank Wayne P
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

My friends and I went to Montecruz twice during our weekend stay in Aracena. We were a group of 5 with 3 vegetarians and a coeliac and the staff were really patient and accommodating, as well as being very friendly. The food was something else!...More

1  Thank Claire G
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We've eaten here now on three occasions and each time have had a really enjoyable meal. The menus were varied and most enjoyable and what we particularly liked was the staff slipping in extra dishes for us to try once they realised we were keen...More

Thank andyh_11
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

On a recent walking holiday in Andalucia, my sister and I stumbled upon the delightful Montecruz restaurant in Aracena. It was dark and lashing with rain and Montecruz was like a little beacon of life and light when everything was closed up with shutters down....More

Thank Janey1966
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Very good bar style tapas dinner. Not as sophisticated as others but very good food (especially the moussaka with mushrooms and the arroz with jamon). Quiet at 8.15pm but lively by 9. We (2 people) had a small beer each, 5 tapas and one desert,...More

Thank springs63
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We went to Restaurante Montecruz twice for dinner and both times were fantastic. Interesting variety of tapas based on local produce. Everything we ordered was so tasty (the ham!)and reasonably priced. Although not a traditional Spanish dish the Ensulada Rusa is absolutely superb- compliments to...More

Thank Marianne P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Pedro, 21200 Aracena, Sierra de Aracena and Picos de Aroche Natural Park, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Huelva  >  Sierra de Aracena and Picos de Aroche Natural Park  >  Aracena
  • Phone Number: +34 959 12 60 13
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