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Restaurante Alcaravea

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Plaza Catedral 15, 05001 Avila, Spain
+34 920 22 66 00
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Today
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
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Tue - Sun 13:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 21:00 - 23:30
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Potsdam, New York
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The dining at Alcaravea is wonderful Avila is famous for its locally produced meat: lamb, veal, and beef. Alcaravea offers these wonderfully. The meats, by an large, are grilled and simply superb. The lamb chops were so delectable that there will be nothing left on the bone when you are done. Overlooking the plaza of the cathedral, the views are... More 

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Alhaurin el Grande, Spain
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440 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

You do not believe it when you see it from outside. But the food is of high class. Stylish and elegant serving. Nice and fast staff. Their sweet bread was amazing in terms of both taste and presentation

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1 Thank Ulf-Gourmet
Toronto, Canada
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72 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

On a hot sunny day while visiting Avila, we wandered by this restaurant with an inviting patio protected by umbrellas. A table was free and so we sat down for lunch. We received excellent and friendly service from the moment we arrived. Aperitivos arrived in a flash and our orders were taken quickly. Food appeared on the table shortly after... More 

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Thank davidlocke2015
Monmouth, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

One of the nicest meals I've eaten. Imaginative menu without being stuffy or pretentious. Good service. Not cheap, but good value

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Thank Bar F
Athens, Greece
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

The ambience was nice but the food was a disaster. I ordered an entrecote which was not possible to eat. Probably heated up - was cooked some time ago and was put in the freeze. I wouldn't come back again.

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Thank Kyriakos A
Madrid, Spain
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34 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015

We have a lovely lunch. Well served. Nice decoration and food delicious. We noticed that all personal is highly professional . Meat is recommended as Avila have a fantastic meat all around. Great. Very good price also. Toilette perhaps...too small but enough.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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76 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

We were there for lunch at 14.00 on Saturday in July 2015. The place was empty, we thought it was late- maybe they about to close? How wrong we were! Few minutes after we ordered our food, more people kept coming. It was packed, full with happy customers. We enjoyed the food. We decided to skip the wine, after 12... More 

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1 Thank KessBGK
London
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85 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015

Found the restaurant just by the Cathedral, and thought it looked genuine. As we stood there, we watched two businessmen go in - so knew it was the right choice! Gazpacho for me and fresh anchovies for husband, then cod for me and monk fish and prawns for him. A couple of bottles of albarino, and we hugely enjoyed our... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

Great meat from Avila's beef accompanied by excellent " patatas revolconas". Perfect view to the cathedral.

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Madrid
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90 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2014

We took shelter from a cold day in Avila after the visit to the Cathedral [which is literally right across the little plaza from this restaurant]. The second story location gave a very cute view and the place was decorated in a heart warming red. The service was impeccable from the get go, the food was sublime-- from the bread,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$32 - US$39
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
Thursday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
Friday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
Saturday
13:00 - 16:00
21:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Catedral 15, 05001 Avila, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Avila  >  Avila
  • Phone Number: +34 920 22 66 00

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