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La Gruta

N-340, Cadiz-Girona, km. 436 | Castell del Rey, 04002 Almeria, Spain
+34 950 23 93 35
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“suckling pig” (4 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
N-340, Cadiz-Girona, km. 436 | Castell del Rey, 04002 Almeria, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is awesome. Nice decor in a room like a cellar and the meat steak is outstanding it was a great experience

Thank Melchior O
Reviewed 11 August 2017

First time I went to this Restaurant was in 1991. I used to work the whole summer in Almería and before leaving back to Madrid, we always made a celebration in this restaurant. The last time I was there was in August 1997, so 20...More

Thank Angel L
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Very good meat and table service. The place is just wonderful. It is a little expensive but I worth it.

Thank Ale J
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Beautiful setting in caves which gives a lovely atmosphere. However, the food was very ordinary. Two of us ordered suckling pig and it was tough and dry. None of the waiters asked how our meal was whilst we were eating. We complained when the plates...More

Thank Amigo_ingles
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We went with friends who are known for their excellent taste and visits to expensive restaurants. However this was not expensive and it did not disappoint in any way. It was superb. The location isn't easy to find but well worth hunting out. The restaurant...More

Thank Nick A
Reviewed 11 May 2017

What a wonderful place, you actually eat in the mountain, food excellent staff lovely. It is stunning.

Thank Boni O
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

It's location is outside the city, you need a car to get there, but it makes up with their wide variety of great food! It's not cheap, but the quality and creativity of their dishes compensate. And it's location is very nice, you get to...More

Thank Daisy F
Reviewed 20 October 2016

the jamon was unbelieveable, so was the steak - cooked to perfection, we were looked after so well and the vegtables were amazing. We go to roquetas de mar every year as my grandma lives out there, and this is by far the best restaurant...More

Thank livgrundman619
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

La Gruta has always been our favourite restaurant when we are in the area. However, we were really disappointed when ten of us visited for a late lunch last week. The staff were lacking in smiles or personality, in fact, they looked thoroughly miserable! However,...More

Thank ClaraM
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I had dinner with a group of six and we all thoroughly enjoyed this restaurant. the restaurant itself is built into caves just of the sea front on the road between Almeria and Aguadulce. The atmosphere within is unusual which makes it extra special for...More

Thank Dezbell
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Sheila F
6 June 2016|
Response from Craig N | Reviewed this property |
Yes i would say it is wheelchair friendly, access is good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 6:00 PM
12:30 PM - 1:30 AM
12:30 PM - 1:30 AM
12:30 PM - 1:30 AM
12:30 PM - 1:30 AM
12:30 PM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N-340, Cadiz-Girona, km. 436 | Castell del Rey, 04002 Almeria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Almeria  >  Almeria
  • Phone Number: +34 950 23 93 35
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