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Aponiente - CLOSED

Calle Puerto Escondid 6, 11500, El Puerto de Santa Maria, Spain
+34 956 85 18 70
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
7 May 2017
“Great night if you can afford it”
28 Dec 2015
“Sophisticated cuisine, but somtimes less would be more”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Calle Puerto Escondid 6, 11500, El Puerto de Santa Maria, Spain
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21 - 30 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 28 January 2014

We had the multiple course tasting menu which was incredibly inventive but not over the top. It was all related to the sea and there was nothing to put off the squeamish. We felt satsfied at the end but not too full. The service was...More

Thank Caroline T
Reviewed 8 September 2013 via mobile

Excellent flavours and wine-pairing. Perfect atmosphere for romantic as well as for business meetings. Great value too.

Thank Alfonso-Family
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Aponiente is the most interesting fish restaurant I have ever eaten at. They have unique and innovative courses, including octopus, oyster and mackerel. We had a 15 courses tasting menu, with wine paring. What impressed me most, after the tastes is how they were able...More

1  Thank Norwegiantraveller
Reviewed 16 July 2013

Great experiance with sea food... On expensive side but every cent for that quality of food is well spent. Very nice for evening with someone special...

Thank Imonmiodek
Reviewed 8 April 2013

4 generations of our family enjoyed a birthday celebration at Aponiente. The wine, food and presentation was impeccable and the attention towards the senior members of the family (99 and 87) admirable. Our group ranged from 99 to 23. The "younger generations" appreciated the creativity,...More

Thank ammrw99
Reviewed 14 March 2013

service impeccable. wine list reasonably priced. fixed menu (we selected) was overwhelmingly "exotic" and therefore ridiculous. If you want to be Andrew Zimmer for a meal, then surely try Aponiente. Otherwise, the seaweed, squid ink, et al, dominate the menu. We will not return.

1  Thank RPMPhilly
Reviewed 22 February 2013

I was there during summer. First time, but promise to repeat! Angel Leon is a genius in the way he understands the different products from the sea; plancton, rare fishes, etc. The sommelier, Juan, is great at helping you choose wine (even recomending some of...More

Thank rodri
Reviewed 26 September 2012

Aponiente is definitely a unique experience worth making to taste something different, get inspired, enjoy creativity in gastronomy like abstract art. Nevertheless, you need to be prepared for it because if you are like me not fond of strong fish taste, alguas, oyster and the...More

1  Thank nadiaz_11
Reviewed 10 May 2012

For the past 4 years my wife and I have visited Cadiz for a week to attend Spansh school and we always take the ferrry over to the Puerto for a late lunch. This afternoon we were wandering around, a number of restaurants shut due...More

2  Thank begley85
Reviewed 5 May 2012

Finally we made paid a long overdue visit to the renowned Angel Leon restaurant in El Puerto de Santa Maria. It is the only Michelin starred restaurant in the province of Cadiz. We opted for the full tasting menu at 98 Euros per head plus...More

1  Thank Ian A
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
13:30 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Puerto Escondid 6, 11500, El Puerto de Santa Maria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Costa de la Luz  >  El Puerto de Santa Maria
  • Phone Number: +34 956 85 18 70
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