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Asador El Torreon de Paula - CLOSED

Carrer Sant Josep, 1 | Old town, church square, 03590 Altea, Spain
+34 651 97 48 44
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible19%
19 Jul 2016
“Dinner on the terrace”
1 Jul 2016
“Over-priced, over-cooked.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Spanish, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Carrer Sant Josep, 1 | Old town, church square, 03590 Altea, Spain
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We ate the salt baked fresh fish on the waiters recommendation. It was not cheap but very good. And the view from the terrace was very nice.

Thank Lars-Ove G
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We were approached by a guy in the square who recommended this place. The starters were fine, as was the dessert. But the main course (mixed grill) was inedible. Overcooked, hard meat that was so badly cooked I could not identify what it was. And...More

Thank AlbirTrio
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Shared 2 menus del dia between 4. Excellent salad, chicken paella and tiramisu. Convivial service. Good view from terrace.

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 5 October 2015

We wanted to eat in Altea, and met the waiter at the centre of Altea. He didn't show us a menu at first but told us that he had a good menu for kids and adults as well. The restaurant has a beautiful terrace and...More

Thank dagern74
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

As previously mentioned by a couple of reviews we were lured into the restaurant by a friendly and enthusiastic man on the main square. We had deliberately made a point of asking if they served pasta/pizza/burgers or something suitable for children, and we were assured...More

2  Thank Millie J
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

We ate here on a busy Friday night and had a table on the terrace. The tables were a little cramped together but the view was lovely. Waiting staff were attentive and very courteous. The menu was ok, but very little of the tapas and...More

Thank wanderingstar77
Reviewed 24 August 2015

We were looking for somewhere to eat lunch and as there a little rain in the air places were at premium. This was about the 6th place we had tried and were just happy to get in somewhere. Nice little rooftop terrace, a very confident...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Having read some of the other reviews it sounds like we were lucky. We too were lured in by the friendly chap in the square and chose to eat on the roof terrace. The view of the harbour is very good, but the terrace is...More

Thank Bruce F
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Great meat and a beautiful view. Also a plus that we could bring our dog. Normal prices and good service.

Thank AndreaBerglund
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Like many others who have reviewed this place, we were lured in by a man at the square. The promise of tapas and traditional Spanish food seemed really nice. The menu however only had pricey starters that they called tapas. We ordered the cheese and...More

Thank Thomas .
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 24 - USD 47
Good for
Romantic, View
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer Sant Josep, 1 | Old town, church square, 03590 Altea, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Altea
  • Phone Number: +34 651 97 48 44
  • E-mail
Después de 9 años como Asador El Torreón de Paula este rincón del casco antiguo de Altea cambia su nombre a Restaurante MAR & CO. Nueva gerencia, innovación e ideas frescas abanderan este nuevo proyecto,tapas, arroces,carnes, pescados e incluso cocktails, se podrán degustar tanto en su planta baja como en su terraza situada en la última planta con unas espectaculares vistas a la bahía de Altea.
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