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El Baret de Miquel Ruiz

Calle Historiador Palau 1, 03700 Denia, Spain
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (2 reviews)
“tapas” (20 reviews)
“bacalao” (3 reviews)
All hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Historiador Palau 1, 03700 Denia, Spain
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Probably the most creative & innovative food to be had ion Denia. Miguel Ruiz & his team provide a gastronomic delight. Every dish is fresh produce and freshly made. The creative blend of ingredients and presentation are first class. The serving staff know the food...More

Thank richml
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Waited months to get a table in this restaurant and had to book online which I don't much care for. The food was interesting but not as wonderful as I had been led to believe. My three friends agreed. The staff were friendly and helpful...More

Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Just excellent, great staff, fantastic tapas with a twist, friendly casual atmosphere. You must book well in advance, months in fact but we'll worth the wait.

Thank jeanne f
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

So i had heard a lot about this place, "best restaurant in town", "months of waiting list", and exquisite dishes. Finally got the chance to try it, and well, decided to order pretty much 70% of the entire menu since its so hard to ever...More

1  Thank Boris I
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Quirky, fun and memorable food, service and ambiance. A must visit restaurant - so long as you remember to reserve a table months ahead as they so so popular!

Thank SALSEssex
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I live in Denia and heard about this restaurant from friends almost 18 months ago and when I asked them to describe the menu they described it as 'posh tapas' and urged me to book asap because of the 6 month waiting list. My first...More

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This place just gets better and better! The popularity of this restaurant means a reservation is necessary at least 6 months before you want to visit. Exquisite food coupled with an excellent wine list, the only thing "average" about Miguel Ruiz is the cost -...More

Thank grapow
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Quaint little tapas bar near the centre of Denia, owned by a local chef known by is michelin reputation who now has decided to come down to earth and offer us mortals lovely traditional valencian dishes in a modern style. Great atmosphere and great service....More

Thank Pylebote
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Another delightful meal at El Baret. Cannot be bettered for originality, presentation, quality, service and value for money. Again we had our favourite dishes - sepia figatells, patatas bravas, coca, oysters, bacalao croquettes and the delicious apple pie - a must so leave room from...More

Thank SALSEssex
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful experience we had at this quaint restaurant. Our family who have a house in Denia had to book 6 months in advance to get a dinner reservation so we knew it would be good. The food and ambience was amazing and the...More

Thank Brett D
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Elizabeth R
Por favor When do you have bookings available for this year? Gracias Elizabeth Richards
5 March 2017|
Response from grapow | Reviewed this property |
I am a Trip Advisor reviewer not connected to the restaurant itself. However we are huge fans of this wonderful restaurant and visit whenever we can get a table. As you may know, there is usually a 3/4 month wait for a... More
Quiero reservar una mesa para dos el dia de diecembre (mi cumpleaños) Espero que tienes citio. Y que yo no necesita llorar de desilusión. Nuestros amigos han estado en la gloria comiendo en su restaurante. Si no hay plaza, podemos comer con vosotros en la cocina a medio dia? Fregaré los platos despues.
28 September 2016|
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Response from SALSEssex | Reviewed this property |
Las reservas para deciembre 2016 y el ano 2017 son abierto en el primero de deciembre. Es necesita un mensaje al restaurante.
Hi, is this restaurant child-friendly and could it accommodate family booking ( 8 adults, 5 children)? Thanks :)
12 August 2016|
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Response from SALSEssex | Reviewed this property |
I agree, it is more suitable for adults. They open the bookings for next year at the beginning of December so you'll need to be ready to make your reservation then. If you don't mind a short drive, we recently went to un... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
01:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Historiador Palau 1, 03700 Denia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Denia
  • Phone Number: 673740595
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