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Sands Bistro


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic

Location and contact

We are a small family run English Restaurant. We have been established for 30 years here in Torrevieja. We love to cater for special occasions .We pride ourselves on attention to detail, fresh local ingredients, and the best service. We cook everything fresh to order so can accommodate various dietary request. The restaurant is situated on the main road running behind the playa del cura beach. Diners are seated on 2 levels with a maximum of 36 covers. We offer a 3 course set menu for 17,50€ with different specials daily, on Sunday we serve our popular and traditional Sunday roast lunchtime and evening only 13€ . Bookings are advisable as we fill up quickly.
US$11 - US$50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
European, British, International
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 30 November 2018

visited this bistro three times food was excellent dave the owner made us so welcome and at 17 euro 50 it was amazing value if in torrevieja theres no better place to eat

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank david e
Reviewed 10 November 2018

3 course Dinner menu for 17,5€ incl half bottle of wine. Plenty of dishes to choose from. We were a party of six and everybody was VERY pleased with the food and excellent service. A place to return to. Only one minus. The house wine...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Centh L
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

In Torrevieja for a week went here on our first night and we both choose from the set menu , which had a good range of options and came with a bottle of the house wine, which was very good. Food was excellent and we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank simonmurphy30
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Went Sunday evening had the beef for my mains. 3 courses for 13euro great value starters and puddings also excellent.Dave front of house just gets better and better food was so plentiful and tasty.will be back next year

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank steveandpat
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Service was really good. Good choice of starters and desserts. The Sunday roast was delicious and I would recommend this place for Sunday dinner.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Jonesmorgan
Reviewed 27 August 2018

visited the restaurant for the first time great experience the food was excellent well presented good choice of drinks well worth a visit

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank karla108
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Third time I have visited this restaurant after finally trying it last year after 20 years of visiting Torrevieja. Seriously could not criticise anything about this restaurant. The food is excellent and the husband/wife team could not do anything better than they do. Great choice,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Richard J
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant again on our stay in torrevieja were there for 3weeks so we had 3 sunday dinners fabulous got to give it 5star so much to choose from great host very good value for money highly recommend for anyone visiting we always look...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank 213sharont
Reviewed 20 July 2018

loved this restaurant - excellent service, friendly, homely, classy, clean, relaxed and super tasty food.

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Hannah M
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Went here tonight (13/7/18) after living here many years ago to try again. Wasn’t disappointed, same people who gave excellent service and same superb food and plenty of it, would highly recommend this family owned Bistro, would advise booking though 👍

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank BBChef61
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4 September 2018|
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Response from kazanddaveTorrevieja | Property representative |
Yes , we have a full gluten free menu . The chef is gluten free so understands about your dietary needs .
Eleri O
6 June 2018|
Response from Pauline H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, no problem!
3 November 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
While we were there ,the owner Dave was telling us about how busy they get at Christmas time,so as Richard B says get booked up quick .
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