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Parque Mediterraneo, Playa Galera | Taramay. Almuñecar, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
+34 665 63 38 89
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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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488 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 331 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Strange title but it's true we have visted this restaurant more times in the last year than our proper local eateries in Folkestone. OK we are staying in a lovely area with a limited number of places open in Jan and the same in Oct. but still plenty to chose from and this is without doubt the best high end... More 

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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488 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 331 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Well I have to say the food is still as good as our visit earlier in the year. The steaks, one cooked in vodka and the other with port were delicious. On a second visit we had pork shoulder, beef cheeks and a burger all very well cooked. The staff are very friendly and the prices although a bit on... More 

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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488 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 331 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Love the location, love the food. Ate here several times including their fabulous Valentine dinner. Loved every visit even when we were the only diners, service is second to non. Can't wait to come back in October

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Jose Enrique O, Community manager at Restaurante Calabajio, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your visit, we are so happy to know that you loved it here! Be sure to come to Calabajío again, it´s always a pleasure to welcome you and we will be certainly waiting for you in October. Our very best wishes! More 

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2014

The Calabajio is situated just above the beach in a relative quit area of Almunecar. Even before you get the food, you will properly like the place with its tile floor, beamed high roof and tranquil sitting in the Parque Mediterraneo. There is, even with the restaurant full, a very relaxed atmosphere and a very airy ambience. Even though we... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2014

Having read other reviews we were a bit wary the relatively high price would not translate into a worthwhile experience. It was a great surprise: great ambience, service was helpful, fast and efficient (and we were 12), food was brilliant, excellent quality of ingredients and very interesting elaboration.

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2013

My boyfriend and I visited calabajio on our last night of our holiday as I had previously eaten there and thought the location and food were for such a special occasion. The overall evening was perfect but there were a couple of surprises! We ordered a starter each, as the menu did not say they were sharing portions and they... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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201 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2012

Visited Calabajio three times this summer, both for lunch and dinner. The restaurant is overlooking Playa Cabria and has a nice scenic view. The food is very good. I tried both a hake course, as well as chateubriand for main course. Even though this is one of the best restaurants in Almunecar, the prices is a bit high compares tho... More 

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Granada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2012

Nice and beautiful I was told. It is beautiful indeed! We went for a drink and it was terrible... We asked for a table, they did not have available...there were only 4. Not too many people in The chill-out Bar but already served. We waited 25 minutes for The waiter. We ordered three cocktails and a pop. We waited for... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2012

absolute rubish, it is near to the hotel resort, but other than that far from the town centre and very expensive for the service/food provided, would recommend more central restaurants like el arbol blanco or the tapas bars like mama matiu, such a difference in service and the food gets a greater run for the money!

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Salobrena, Spain
1 review
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2011

The location is top-notch, good views and the dining room and terrace have a tasteful, modern decoration. Unfortunately, that's where the positive comments end. The food is very hit and miss. There are some nice dishes on the menu, but those are marred by the very half-assed attitude of the chef. Dishes often come out cold, or served without the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 00:00
Monday
00:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
00:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
00:00 - 00:00
Thursday
00:00 - 00:00
Friday
00:00 - 00:00
Saturday
00:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parque Mediterraneo, Playa Galera | Taramay. Almuñecar, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Almunecar
  • Phone Number: +34 665 63 38 89

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