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Plaza Santisima Faz 1 | Old Town, 03002 Alicante, Spain
+34 691 83 56 86
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This restaurant is based in one of the many Plazas in Alicante. There are about 5-6 restaurants in the same area all offering more or less the same food. We decided to select this restaurant and were not disappointed. The meal was very good and the portions were very large! There was a good atmosphere in the restaurant and everyone... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice Paella, very attentive service and reasonably priced. Will definitely return when we come back in June.

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Dundee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here two nights in a row because the food was so good. The fish was very tasty and the paella was amazing. All of the staff were welcoming and attentive. No surprise that the restaurant was busy when neighbouring restaurants were empty.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staying in Alicante for four days and came across this lovely restaurant in a welcoming plaza ... the food was amazing and the staff very friendly . Fish soup amazing . Paella great , steak with pepper sauce recommended . Definitely will return to spend our last night here .

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

We were staying on the actual square in serviced apartments and we decided to visit the restaurant one evening heading back to the apartments. Lovely setting with very attentive staff at all times. We chose a variety of tapas dishes to share including patatas bravas, whitebait, chicken and ham tapas. They came beautifully presented and plentiful for the three of... More 

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bute
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Restaurant was situated in a lovely little square with heaters by the table on what was a cold evening. That, along with the waiters hard sell, enticed us in. However, once 'hooked' we waited almost an hour for our meal and when it came it was nothing to write home about! My tagliatelle Carbonara was lukewarm and I had to... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

We entered the restaurant, as it was a very nice place to stay. They had some tables outside heated as the evening was a bit chilly. The staff was very nice and correct. As the first evening we liked our fish dishes very well. Therefor we cam back three other evenings to taste some other fish and paella dishes. Eachtime... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely setting in the square. Heaters for the evening. Once hooked by the aggressive hosts, we were then forgotten. Order was made and apart from the drinks, both I happened. We had to accost the host, who then sorted things out. Once the food came, it was average at best. You can get much better food at much better prices... More 

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Alicante, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Have visited this restaurant many times and have never been disappointed! Set in a beautiful square, the staff are friendly and the food and ambiance is fantastic! Do not miss!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

we were visiting on a cruise ship in this historic city for the day and met friends staying here longer for lunch. we found this restaurant in plaza santisima faz full of young men running around helping patrons and trying to get more customers to eat at this establishment. we had a great meal consisting of fried fresh anchovies, an... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Santisima Faz 1 | Old Town, 03002 Alicante, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Alicante
  • Phone Number: +34 691 83 56 86

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?