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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 31 January 2011

A visit to El Faro bar and restaurant is a must.Lovely warm welcome cosy atmosphere and good food at very reasonable prices.Give it a try I am sure you will be as impressed as we were A Davenport Lancashire England

Date of visit: January 2011
Thank Annabelle91
Reviewed 24 January 2011

first time we had visited calpe,had some good beer and some absolutely wonderful food,was really nice sitting in the sun but you can sit in the shade if you prefer.ian and brigitte make you feel at home,very friendly place.look forward to another visit sometime soon

Date of visit: January 2011
Thank AndyDale129
Reviewed 15 January 2011

It's been the first time having an English Christmas Dinner - In Spain !!! Brigitte and Ian served up for about 4 hours many courses of really good food as well as good wine and other drinks. We had lots of fun in a homely...More

Date of visit: December 2010
Thank 11kessie11
Reviewed 4 December 2010

This bar has a lovely little terrace that`s a real suntrap in the summer but now that winter is back the wood stove is burning again inside and it is so warm and welcoming. Sunday lunch is still delicious, fall-off-the-bone roast lamb followed by a...More

Thank SidraSue
Reviewed 9 August 2010

This unpretentious bar serves great food from Tapas to lamb shank and delicious cod and chips. The service from the landlord and his wife is friendly and efficient . they are there every day so they really take an interest in the people that frquent...More

Thank flowergirl58
Reviewed 17 February 2010

Having lived in CALPE for some 16 years and ventured into most Restaurants and Bars I must tell you about El Faro. Tucked away in La Manzanera, this little hideaway offers a beautiful outside garden and bar to enjoy a hearty lunch or perhaps a...More

Thank rickyCalpe
Reviewed 10 December 2009

Just wanted to say what a lovely sunday lunch we had with you all. We have been visiting calpe for 6 years now and only this year where we lucky enough to come across your lovely restaurant. The atmosphere was great and the food was...More

Thank guisboro
Reviewed 27 November 2009

A regular customer for 12 years - El Faro is the best place to be on a sunny afternoon. The terrace and superb outside bar is a setting next to none to relax or chatter with the hosts Ian & Brigitte and the friendly locals...More

Thank EssexAtric
Reviewed 18 September 2009

Great little bar up in Manzanera Urbanisation that serves deliciously, fresh cooked food to order. If you dont see what you want on the menu then Ian will normally cook to order. Give him a days notice and he will come up trumps. Pop in...More

Thank JerseyJamesUK
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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
Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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