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“Wrong time , wrong place”
Review of Taberna del Puerto

Taberna del Puerto
Ranked #174 of 1,337 Restaurants in Alicante
Price range: US$28 - US$50
Cuisines: Diner, Mediterranean, Seafood, Spanish
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Good for: Romantic, View
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Norwich, United Kingdom
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333 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
“Wrong time , wrong place”
Reviewed 21 July 2013

Having just arrived in Alicante we searched out a late meal and stumbled upon this restaurant.Perhaps more time spent surveying the clientele would have proved advantageous.A smokers paradise in the outside area coupled with five very drunk lads did not help the so so food shine.

Visited July 2013
1 Thank ROBINONorwich
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Great food near Calpe rock and the port”
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Exellent choice and quality of food, very comfortable restaurant and catered for large or small groups.
Excellent staff very friendly and efficient.
Very good value for money.
Well worth a visit if you are in the port area of Calpe or climbing the rock.

Visited June 2013
Thank G_LYNES186402
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Helsinki, Finland
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279 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
“Good value”
Reviewed 27 April 2013 via mobile

Went here because of the good reviews at TA. Not many customers at friday eve. It has a little exclusive atmosphere though the menus are rather cheap. We had the menu of the day for 15 euro that was nice value for the money. Good service.Go if you want a peaceful dinner with harbour view.

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank Henrik M
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56 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
“Best Restaurant in the Port”
Reviewed 29 March 2013 via mobile

We stayed in the melia just by the port and admittedly spent most of our time in Alicante old town. Having said that it was my sister in law's 40th Birthday and she fancied a meal in the port. I had a quick look on tripadvisor and thought I'd give Taverna del Puerto a go. I was pleased we did. Although it was pretty quiet the food was fresh. I had the 25 euro menu. With 4 different starters (you get them all!!!!) they were delicious. A prawn mousse. A fruit and cheese salad. Iberico ham and small green peppers. All gourmet all tasty. Then a main of shoulder of lamb. Perfectly cooked. All washed down with a lovely bottle of Ribera del duero. I would visit again. The main thing is that all of the other restaurants are typical touristy, with the food on photos outside. Not my cup of tea.

This restaurant was right up my street. Great food. A really pleasant waiter and a lovely spot, best in port .......

3 Thank superjas9981
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
“Professional Service”
Reviewed 7 November 2012

Unfortunately the restaurants around the Marina have a ‘tourist’ reputation not helped by the photographs of all the different dishes on offer, but it is not a true perception.
Taberna del Puerto has a good position with outside seating and a very pleasant interior.
I have been visiting this restaurant since March 2009 and I like the reliability of the quality of food and the constancy of professional service.
Being particularly fond of fish I can recommend the Lenguardo (grilled sole) and on my last visit in October we tried the lobster paella. It was good!

  • Visited October 2012
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2 Thank Bonissim
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