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Bar Alfalfa

#51 of 2,142 Restaurants in Seville
Certificate of Excellence
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Calle Candilejo 1, 41004 Seville, Spain
+34 954 22 23 44
09:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I didn't expect much from this quite small local bar (well, they are all rather small here) but we found it was packed by locals and foreigners for a reason. They have a good variety of drinks (which, of course, are a bargain) and nice menu of cold tapas, having marked vegetarian and vegan friendly options well (something that is... More 

Thank Milla Y
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the outside it looks really cute and authentic Spanish. However, when I entered I got nausea from the smell of the meat hanging on the ceiling. There is no music. It's nice when this would be your local spot, but for a one time visit I would prefere something with more Spanish music and less meat.

Thank Mariska B
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came to visit as recommended from trip advisor. It has good tasty tapas at reasonable prices. Nice wines and beers for cheap too. I tried the local favourite orange wine out... Wasn't for me but hey, no harm in giving it a try. Great sport for lunch!

Thank Darragh M
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39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this bar and visited it both for breakfast and a snack lunch. Super friendly service. Good for gluten free: bruscetta at lunch and tostades or madeleines at breakfast. It is very central near Plaza Alfafa. Highly recommended.

Thank SJ49-London
Paris, Texas
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62 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We love the Bar Alfalfa. It is our favorite bar in Sevilla. The drinks are great and the tapas are delicious. The people there are very friendly.

Thank Nancy H
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

This bar is nicely placed to people watch or sit a read a book in a relaxed way having a small beer or two. I didn't have any food whilst here but what I saw coming out looked good and there was several locals eating there which is normally a good sign, even though it looked a very small kitchen... More 

Thank Roland H
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Tapas are not cooked but only heated by oven. Stuff are cold and unwelcome. I really don't get how this one can be rated so well. The tapas are just of mediocre taste, nothing special... can't be compared to La Bartola at all

Thank Yang Y
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

"Cosy" has been used by a few other reviewers to describe this place, which is apt. Came here once in the evening and twice for breakfast. Tuna special and calamorejo (dinner) both very good. Andalusian tostada (jamon et tomate) for breakfast very tasty. Good coffee. Very good value overall. Certainly a place to visit while on a "tapas crawl" in... More 

Thank fd845
Grimsby, UK
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

This bar was close to our hotel and became our starting point most nights. It gets full quick but that adds to the charm. Good tapas and good prices too. Recommended

Thank JohnbGrimsby_UK
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

This place was nice, very small. Device is all at the bar, it's very hard to get there attention from back there. But food was lovely not to sure about the beers but that's just a personal preference. The tapas for the meat is literally for one person you get about 5 slices. But the veggie option is quite large... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Candilejo 1, 41004 Seville, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Seville  >  Seville
  • Phone Number: +34 954 22 23 44

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