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El Buen Yantar

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Del chorro, Albarracin, Spain
+34 978 71 02 42
13:00 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 13:00 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
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Portland, Oregon
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

This is five-star country cooking. My salad was the best I've had in Spain: grilled goat cheese, with lettuce, pomegranate seeds, olives, nuts and who knows what else. The chicken thigh and pork ribs were extremely tender and tasty. We were too full to get the dessert that came with our meal.

Thank Vrsol
Barcelona, Spain
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

Small but cosy restaurant right in the centre of Albarracín., next to Plaza Mayor. The service is very attentive and relatively fast. I would recommend the set menu for 20.75€ (it does NOT include wine): I tried 'canelones con setas' (mushroom caneloni) and lamb chops (excellently cooked). As a dessert, do not miss 'torrijas' with chocolate and orange ice cream.... More 

Thank Henry_bcn187497
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

By far, I like this restaurant in Albarracin the most. Although they don't have menu in English and the server can't speak English but they are very helpful! The food was great! The downside of this restaurant is we're not sure when it would open or close. Because we went there the next day the same time we were the... More 

Thank Daungyewa U
Adelaide, South Australia
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015

Ate dinner here for 20€ which was a three course meal plus mineral water. Even though the waiter had no English, he had pictures of the food on his iphone. Food was good and good value.

Thank Edcat
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41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2015 via mobile

This small typical restaurant is very nice, ggod food and service. The staff is very friendly and willing to assist with information about the food and the town. I really enjoyed my meal, which was well worth the price of the menu.

Thank Nigel G
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2014

The salad was OK, but when the cerdo a la plancha (grilled pork) showed-up, it was nothing but grilled fat with absolutely no meat at all, unless you count the grilled pig skin. I actually pulled it apart looking for meat, but it was pure fat. I sat it aside and the waiter took it away. I paid for it... More 

Thank Ron-CS4
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59 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2013

The restaurant was very clean and very professionally run. Good menu, we had one of the set menus. The starter and deserts were fabulous but our meat was a tad hard. I will however put it down to bad luck as the whole restaurant had a better air to it... I would definitely try again. I think we have just... More 

Thank Rijko
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2013

Love this place, not for the ambience, but the food! Try the Spinach and goat cheese pastry. The meat is exceptional and fresh!

Thank appleloo
Calatayud, Spain
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116 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2012

The food was excellent! 20 euros a person. We definitely will go back when in town. Porkloin was delicious. Quail and beans were tasty too. Codfish , Spinach cheese pastry- yum! The dessert was great too! Torrija with nata and chocolate! Goat cheese and different fruits and sauces!! FANTASTIC!!! We ate upstairs.

Thank C&B75

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Steakhouse, Spanish, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
13:00 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
13:00 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
13:00 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
13:00 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
13:00 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
13:00 - 15:00
20:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Del chorro, Albarracin, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Aragon  >  Province of Teruel  >  Albarracin
  • Phone Number: +34 978 71 02 42

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