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Bodegas La Cigarrera

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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They don't make the sherry here unfortunately but the building is very atmospheric. Bar and... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2018
Alan J
You can't get it all

This traditional bodega is ideally located in the center of Sanlucar and is still an interesting... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2017
Pierre W
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  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“sherries”(7 reviews)
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Covered by the Denominaciones de Origen "Jerez-Xeres-Sherry" and "Manzanilla de Sanlucar de Barrameda", "La Cigarrera" is a wine cellar of aging and shipment where the traditional rules employed during the process of making and aging of its wines...more
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Plaza Madre de Dios S/N, 11540 Sanlucar de Barrameda, Spain
+34 956 38 12 85
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Reviewed today via mobile

Only stopped in for a cool refreshing sherry and ended up staying a bit longer than intended. There were some other people eating and drinking too, but no guided tours taking place at the time we visited that we could tell. I would imagine that...More

Thank HeatherGB_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tour was very good - we were the only ones on it so we had a personal tour and sherry tasting. Surprised at how much we liked some of the sherry. The Manzanilla and Oloroso were supurb. Lunch after a tour. Service was spectacularly poor,...More

Thank David C
Bodegas L, Propietario at Bodegas La Cigarrera, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning David C, First of all, thanks a lot for your comment about the tour and the tasting. We are glad to know that you enjoyed the visit. Secondly, on behalf of the tavern, we want to apologize about the service. This will motivate...More

Reviewed September 14, 2018

This is a fabulous old sherry house full of character. Beautiful old interior for eating/drinking. Well worth a visit !

Thank Rich52
Bodegas L, Propietario at Bodegas La Cigarrera, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2018

Good morning Rich52, We appreciate a lot your comment! Thanks!

Reviewed March 10, 2018

They don't make the sherry here unfortunately but the building is very atmospheric. Bar and restaurant. You can purchase the various sherries afterwards. The young lady that describes the process is very good. Be aware that at the end you are left to taste all...More

1  Thank Alan J
Reviewed October 16, 2017

This traditional bodega is ideally located in the center of Sanlucar and is still an interesting venue for the sherry lovers and those who want to understand better the sherry-making process, plus a tasting is arranged at the end of the tour. The recent visit...More

Thank Pierre W
Reviewed July 28, 2017

We turned up without a reservation for the 1100 English tour and tasting. We did not eat in the restaurant. The bodega is very centrally located and was easy to get to and find. The tour was fairly short, but provided you with enough detail...More

1  Thank Simon B
Reviewed June 14, 2017

Excellent food and the atmosphere was amazing. You eat right in the bodega where they store the Jerez (Sherry). Pure authentic food from the coast of Spain and typical meals from Sanlucar. It will keep you wanting to come back for more.

1  Thank Oscar-Jose G
Reviewed January 13, 2017

Rated previously as excellent, the setting is still wonderful and a lovely oasis in the centre of Sanlucar. However, both the service and the quality of the food have declined in the last year.

Thank LydiaMB
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

4e for tasting 3 sherries at end of informative tour in English. Super situation and interior very authentic. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Julie K
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Having been on the short 11am tour in English, we learnt a lot from Laura who explained very well the history and winemaking of this small independent Bodega. This was followed by a tasting of four different wines ranging from the classic Manzanilla to the...More

1  Thank Chuckycharlie
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