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El Faro

Avenida La Manzanera 9L, 03710 Calpe, Spain
+34 965 83 65 28
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (4 reviews)
“friendly bar” (3 reviews)
“rod stewart” (2 reviews)
Open Now
13:00 - 00:00 Hours
International, European, Spanish
Avenida La Manzanera 9L, 03710 Calpe, Spain
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Reviewed 25 June 2013

We have just returned from one of our fairly regular trips to Calpe, complete with its inevitable visit to El Faro and drinks and chat with Brigitte and Ian, and I can confirm that we were as happy to be there as when I posted...More

Date of visit: June 2013
Thank Robertseedhouse
El F, Owner at El Faro, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2014

Hi , Robert & Lynn looking forward to your next visit. Hope it's sooner rather than later. Ian & Brigitte.

Reviewed 24 June 2013

We were taken to El Faro in May and would highly recommend if you are in the area. Ian and Brigitte are the prefect hosts and make you feel so welcome. It has a fabulous atmosphere and we are looking forward to returning and maybe...More

Date of visit: May 2013
Thank telfordtwoShropshire
Reviewed 22 June 2013

El Faro is a great place to visit to chill out with friendly customers and excellent hosts. The bar itself is wonderfully situated in La Manzanera, probably the prettiest urbanization in Calpe. An easy stroll into the old town but private and secluded enough to...More

Date of visit: November 2012
Thank Mal888
Reviewed 18 June 2013

A must to visit nowhere in Spain have we been made more welcome. Ian and Bridgette have always made our holiday something special, we visit every May and our first point of call is El Faro. This year however it was a little disappointing to...More

Date of visit: May 2013
Thank RamsgateMick
Reviewed 4 July 2012

The people who own this place are very friendly. We were looking for the place to go jetskiing and they told us it was another 30 minutes on foot. But they were so nice to give us a ride plus the owner even came back...More

Thank Flamedb
Reviewed 4 July 2012

On a hot day in Calpe 5 friends and I wanted to rent some jetskis in a bay nearby and we lost our way a bit. We asked for some help in El Faro and they drove us to the place of the jetskis and...More

Date of visit: June 2012
Thank tom p
Reviewed 3 July 2012

We visited with 6 friends Calpe, Spain. It was a very nice holiday and one day we wanted to hire some jet-skis. We started our trip and walked somewhere trough Calpe and then we passed El Faro. Whe asked the owners where we had to...More

Date of visit: June 2012
1  Thank David P
Reviewed 28 June 2012

Very lovely place with fantastic owners, love the beer and drinks, the food is outstanding. Thanks Brigitte and Ian for a warm welcome, with love Rudi en Francesca xxxx

Date of visit: June 2012
Thank Rudi B
Reviewed 3 April 2012

Visited here in Feb half term and enjoyed the sunny terrace a couple of afternoons. With 3 kids, two of them fussy teenagers, we all found something to suit our tastes, even the vegetarian was looked after by Ian and his delicious dishes. He soon...More

Date of visit: February 2012
Thank Tilly H
Reviewed 15 February 2012

These guys are the greatest - A Genuine British pub in the middle of Calpe, Spain Great beer and great company1 And great internet connection ::) Thanks you guys!

Date of visit: February 2012
Thank LiatLavi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida La Manzanera 9L, 03710 Calpe, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Calpe
  • Phone Number: +34 965 83 65 28
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One of calpes best kept secrets. Designed and built by Ricardo Bofill and set in La Manzanera with its buitifull flower covered walls a truly wonderfull place to dine or just to drink. Open 7 days aweek 12/6 or by appointment for special occations. While the menu may be small we provide you the option to make your own menu for parties etc. WE seat 40/50 outside and a comfortable 30 inside. Please not we open 12/6 every day but due to illness there is no food available until further notice. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our friends & look forward to meeting new ones. El Faro your friends in Calpe. Ian & Brigitte.
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