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El Tapir Despistado - CLOSED

Plaza Torre del Pan 1 | Cadiz, 11690 Olvera, Spain
+34 956 12 39 23
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 Apr 2015
“Our favorite hang-out spot in Andalucia”
12 Sep 2014
“Worth the wait!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Plaza Torre del Pan 1 | Cadiz, 11690 Olvera, Spain
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Reviewed 1 April 2015

Stayed in Olvera for 8 days with a few girl friends. El Tapir was our go-to place, whether we stopped in to start out our evening or to end it off. Finding the place is part of the fun - no cars in this medieval...More

1  Thank Stephanie_from_Maine
ZefiZan, Propietario at El Tapir Despistado, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2015

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience at our little bar with such detail. Satisfactory experiences as the one you describe, put a smile on our faces. Thanks again and hope to see you again on your next visit to...More

Reviewed 12 September 2014

We checked on the internet to make sure they were open, so we drove all the way from Jimera de Libar. although well hidden we managed to find it only to see a notice on the door, Back at 7pm! As it was only 5.30...More

2  Thank Paul D
Reviewed 20 July 2014 via mobile

This place is beautiful. The owner put a lot of work into making it very appealing and comfortable. He also puts a great deal of effort into making the desserts delicious and attractive. Overall we felt being at this bar gave our time in Olvera...More

1  Thank jmrayyadayada
Reviewed 13 July 2014

If you like me have a sweet tooth you must go to El Tapir Despistado in Olvera, Spain. The cakes and the chocolate mousse are outstanding! I love to enjoy my cake with their really good cappuccino or even a glass of excellent Cava. Or...More

1  Thank Bodil204
Reviewed 6 July 2014

A fellow traveller told us about this place, which we had a bit of a hard time finding, but we were so glad we persisted. Although the menu is limited and the seating inside limited, the food was delicious and homemade. I would highly recommend...More

Thank hermosaDurango
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Set behind the parish church at the top of the hill in Olvera, El Tapir Despistado has it all! Lovely friendly owners, quirky decor, superb views, brilliant desserts & snacks, & great beers & wines.....what's not to like?! The perfect spot for relaxing with a...More

Thank Lyndaki01
Reviewed 19 June 2014

A little out of the way, but when you get there the view makes it well worth the walk. Chris and Marlene always makes you feel welcome, the Belgian beers are great and the desserts too. Can't fault the place. It's the only place in...More

Thank AksaiOiler
Reviewed 20 May 2014

In the beautiful town of Olvera, this bar has the best location! It is near the cathedral at the top of town and overlooks the surrounding countryside to the hills beyond. It is only open from Thursday to Sunday but it is well worth venturing...More

Thank SherwoodsCottage
Reviewed 2 May 2014

One doesn't often go to a small town in the hills of Andalusia and find an experience like that at El Tapir. Its not a restaurant (per se) - more of small cafe, primarily for drinks and maybe a snack. And for folks like me...More

1  Thank WallyOU812
Reviewed 28 April 2014

This small bar-restaurant has a delicious menu to choose from. The best of Spanish, Andalusian, Flemish and Belgian cuisine presented by two artists with an eye of detail and an excellent taste to combine the fresh local vegetables and fruit into yummy dishes. Try a...More

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  • Address: Plaza Torre del Pan 1 | Cadiz, 11690 Olvera, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Cadiz  >  Olvera
  • Phone Number: +34 956 12 39 23
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Small and cosy bar in the historic Barrio de la Villa in Olvera with magnificent views across the mountains of Grazalema. We offer a small range of homemade desserts, smoothies, coffee, a wide variety of teas and some nice Belgian Beers. CLOSED DURING WINTERSEASON FROM NOVEMBER UNTILL MARCH.
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