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La Taberna de La Abuela

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Calle Esperanto 3, 03503 Benidorm, Spain
+34 965 86 13 30
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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Called in today 23rd July, me the Mrs and our four yr old, fantastic good at great prices and no chips in sight. Two three course meals, one spaghetti carbonara, two pints of shandy, two fruit juices, one water, two espressos. Just under thirty euros Top quality traditional Spanish food, going Back before we go home definitely

Thank Streganano
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

La Taberna De La Abuela is an excellent Tapas bar in Benidorm that has a great interior and is one of the friendliest tapas bars we went to when holidaying in Benidorm.Located in an area of Benidorm that is teeming with good Spanish and British bars and pubs'we had just had a meal in the Penny Farthing restaurant and pub... More 

Thank Stephen K
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5,463 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

We found this superb authentic traditional Spanish tavern today ( 15 June ) as we were heading into the Old Town Benidorm and what a great find. A rustic exterior and a fantastic interior with superb tiling and great furnishings, i love the long tiled serving bar, it really is a cool place to enjoy some nice cold beer and... More 

1 Thank Neil K
Murcia, Spain
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65 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015

This little tapas bar is simply the best in "Tapas alley" the vast array of tapas on offer is mind blowing ! In addition to the huge choice on display there are " specials " to order off the boards . The fried calamari is unlike any I've had before and is so fresh ! The meatballs and potatoes are... More 

Thank l0uise512
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105 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

Great prices, great selection of food and drinks. An authentic feelingbplace with the sister bar across the street. Lovely staff who smile, chat and seem interested in serving you.

Thank ElCartoharvetta
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73 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2014

I always pop in here the tapas are superb and the staff are really happy to serve you and help you with your choices , even when they are really busy.

Thank karris_9
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2014

Lovely bottle of wine with tasty tapas! Very nice small Spanish Traditional Tapas bar in a small street in Old Benidorm. Wine served in a nice glass.

Thank Marja T
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2014

This bar/restaurant was part of the annual tapas contest - 2€ for a special tapa, to be compared with others in the contest and voted on. Their offering this year was a hot and cold theme on prawns - quite successful, imaginative, but slightly underseasoned. The Taberna is typically Spanish and the prices very reasonable. Full menues are on offer... More 

Thank alan p
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2014 via mobile

This place would be very easy to miss as it's simply a room leading off a pretty nondescript-looking bar. Plus the fact that everything is in Spanish meaning that it would not attract the average Brit. But they would really be missing out if they didn't give it a try. A four-course lunch, including water and/or wine is incredibly reasonably... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Spanish, Mediterranean
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Esperanto 3, 03503 Benidorm, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Benidorm
  • Phone Number: +34 965 86 13 30

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