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Restaurante Carmen El Agua

Placeta del Aljibe Trillo, 7, 18010 Granada, Spain
+34 958 22 43 56
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“cheese fondue” (5 reviews)
“veal” (2 reviews)
All hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Placeta del Aljibe Trillo, 7, 18010 Granada, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fondue restaurant, which makes for a nice change when you are traveling in Spain for a while. Unfortunately, the fondue is not up to Swiss standards (inferior cheese), but it is acceptable and the grilled vegetables which come with the house recommended...More

Thank AndoverDan
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Heard people on the terrace of this place but couldn't find the door. It's round the corner and you had to ring a bell to get in - so we did. Only wanted a drink and they were happy to oblige ( not sure if...More

Thank chillyj159
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Perched at a table on the terrace of this wonderful restaurant you could well spend the evening there, taking in the brightly lit Alhambra, just across the way. And my wife and I had ample time to do so, thanks to the incredible five-course dinner...More

Thank John F
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful view( doesn't get better than this) Great atmosphere, Amazing service and delicious food. Worth to visit

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

The best view is from the upper levels. Book! The uppermost and lower terraces are open, the ground level (in the middle) is closed in but still with an amazing panoramic view. We watched the sun go down on the Alhambra, which was lovely. We...More

Thank SunseekerKD
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We loved the cheese and chocolate fondues. Staff was really kind. And the view on Alhambra during sunset was unbeatable. Highly recommended!

Thank Elze U
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We visited Alhambra during the day then at around 8pm we settle for a walk in old town Granada looking for the perfect spot to view Alhambra at sunset when the lights came on. El Agua is the perfect restaurant! They open at 9 PM...More

Thank Miriamborysbusby
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We did not have a reservation so just turned up at 10pm and to be fair the restaurant were really accommodating as we were taken to the downstairs eating area and seated. But sadly that was about as good as it got. For our starter...More

Thank dominico1
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

When you are wandering the streets of the Albaicin area of Granada try to find this little restaurant. The food, mainly fondue based , is delicious, the staff attentive without being pushy and the view of the Alhambra is stunning . All the other diners...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Great cheese fondue with Spanish cured meats such as chorizo, Iberico ham and Spanish black pudding and crusty bread. Very tasty and cheese sauce perfect without being too "winey". Crepes followed for dessert (yes, we made space for it) and a limoncello on the house....More

Thank bronzevernis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Placeta del Aljibe Trillo, 7, 18010 Granada, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Granada>  > Albaicín
  • Neighbourhood: Albaicín
  • Phone Number: +34 958 22 43 56
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Located in one of the charming and bucolic streets of the Albayzin of Granada, the El Agua restaurant (known as Carmen del Agua) is an intimate and cozy corner that offers one of the best views of the Alhambra, through its large windows or from the terrace. A location that makes it special and unique and from which to see one of the great World Heritage of Unesco. His specialties are fondues, whether meat (beef, chicken, lamb and pork) or cheese (a variety) with acompañamientos.Vale ideals highlight the star of the letter, the chocolate fondue. It also offers exquisite Iberian tables, cheeses and pates and other dishes cuisine. Service is friendly and attentive, which makes the water ideal to celebrate a special evening place while enjoying a delicious meal and a spectacular panoramic
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