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Calle Concepcio 4, 03590 Altea, Spain
+34 966 88 18 28
18:00 - 02:00
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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We were in Altea for 3 months from the beginning of the year and we were fortunate enough to stumble in AlteArte one day on the back of a recommendation from our Spanish tutor. In a town packed with fantastic bars and atmosphere, this bar comes out on top every time. There are two things that make this bar the... More 

Thank AlexAshman1
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51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent alround bar with lots of screens for watching the football, very reasonably priced food &drink wich is delicious the staff are hardworking and very friendly definitely our favourite bar in altea'

1 Thank Peteredlfc
Taunton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

found the staff very friendly, nice to be able to sit at the bar on stools,we had wine and beer...both great. popcorn or nuts etc served each round! A "locals" bar in a lovely village!

1 Thank Jma18
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 October 2016

AlteArte is a lovely bar in the heart of the old town in Altea, Spain. The owners, Sara and David would do anything just to make sure you have a great time there. The kindness of the owners and staff is unmatched. Great ambience, superb mojitos, peaceful and picturesque location, all at a reasonable price. Definitely worth a visit!!!

Thank ExplorerBalazs
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here to get a couple of mojitos and light bites. We didn't want sandwiches as such and they were so accommodating in giving us lovely salad boxes instead such as spiced chicken and seafood. Friendly and welcoming.

Thank Brid M
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Visited here for a much needed mojito following a brisk trip to Benidorm. This bar has friendly staff, a good choice of drinks, great decor (It's also an art gallery). It's very relaxed of which is a great place to unwind. Located in the old town, well worth a visit..

1 Thank Lee M
1 review
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

After an amazing dinner in one of Altea's many exquisite restaurants, we decided to go for a last drink before heading back to our hotel. Having passed by AlteArte before, we were excited to go there and try one of many cocktails on their menu. We both ordered a Margarita, but when our drinks came we were surprised to find... More 

Thank Yannick S
saraw328, Owner at AlteArte, responded to this review

I'm so sorry to hear that neither the margaritas nor the mojitos were to your liking. Our aim is that everyone leaves AlteArte with a good experience, so, of course, we're disturbed to hear that your experience was the opposite. I'm glad that you told me about the margaritas. I was happy to exchange them for you. However, I wish... More 

Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

After a year of reading wonderful reviews about Sara and her wonderful bar we eventually got to visit last week on an overnight stopoff in Altea. The bar itself is housed in a funky 3 level building and it is like a tardis inside, a wonderful surprise on every level with amazing art works displayed on the top level. Everyone... More 

1 Thank Kelly68_12
saraw328, Owner at AlteArte, responded to this review

It was so wonderful to meet both of you, Niamh and Elliott! I was looking forward to seeing you after dinner, but, of course, I completely understand that you weren't able to make it back. I hope that you can make it back to Altea and AlteArte during your next stay in Spain. I am so happy that AlteArte met... More 

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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

This is my third trip back to Altea and the holiday would not be complete without a trip to AlteArte! As always the Mojito's are amazing and the atmosphere friendly and welcoming. Definitely worth a visit, if it's sunny a table outside is a great way to spend an evening people watching, damp rainy evenings can be spent inside exploring... More 

1 Thank Katiestar102
saraw328, Owner at AlteArte, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words and for always including AlteArte in your trips to Altea! More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Visited AlteArte for the second time this year. Went with different people to last time, but everyone was impressed by how pleasant the staff were and all the activities that can be participated in throughout the year. We sampled mojito's once again from an extensive menu and were pleased to discover they were just as good as the first time.... More 

Thank Julie M
saraw328, Owner at AlteArte, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words, Julie. It was so nice to meet you the first time and to see you again the second time. I'm glad that your second visit was as good as your first! We look forward to seeing you again! :) More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Spanish, Pub
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Concepcio 4, 03590 Altea, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Altea
  • Phone Number: +34 966 88 18 28

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?