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Restaurante El Abuelo

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Carrer de Saragossa | Calle Zaragoza, Salou, 43840 Salou, Spain
+34 977 38 34 54
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MERSEYSIDE
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96 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Only in salou for a week and we visited this place twice. I just read the review that said the English were not welcome. Our experience was the opposite. Then again, I make an effort to speak their language and we didn't have children running around. we found the food to be excellent and the staff to be friendly. I... More 

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Thank TravellerIndependent
viajar2, Gerente at Restaurante El Abuelo, responded to this review
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Estimado cliente, muchísimas gracias por su comentario. Efectivamente, en nuestro restaurante los clientes se sientan donde quieren y en el... More 

Swansea, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

There is a wide range of food and drinks available. The restaurant is clean and well presented. The waiting staff are polite and courteous.

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viajar2, Gerente at Restaurante El Abuelo, responded to this review
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Gracias por su opinión. Agradecemos sus comentarios y les esperamos nuevamente muy pronto. More 

Wirral
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103 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Tried here and wanted a seat by the outside so that the children could play on the pedestrian walkway, but very rude staff refused us sitting there, so we had to move. Gave it a go a second time and again we were not permitted to choose where we sat and again we were moved. This time we walked out.... More 

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1 Thank SunSearcher225
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3 reviews
Reviewed 24 May 2016

visited el abuelo in may.great place to people watch and great food.i had half chicken and chips very juicy highly recommend my husband had cordon bleu pork which he said was delicious.desserts great,very reasonably priced,staff very friendly.excellent

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Thank robert I
Santander, Spain
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89 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2015

Though it was not peak season this restaurant was full, so that must be positive, and it was. We enjoyed a lovely dinner there and economical.

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Thank Emilyjcr
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 September 2015

When we went to Salou the first time we were looking for some restaurant with tipical Spanish food and we find this place and it wasn't disappointment at all. The food was lovely and fresh .We usual go on holiday with half board so we feel lucky to find this place because on middle day we can go in there... More 

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Thank mariaF2277TF
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

Visited here as we were looking for some Spanish food other than tapas, also it looked quite popular. Had a lovely lunch of pan fried sea bass, stuffed pimentos and a green salad, washed down with a bottle of house white. Perfect lunch for 2. Probably not the cheapest place in town but excellent position (people watching galore!) and fresh... More 

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Thank ThinBoxking
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2014

We had planned to visit here during our stay (as we wanted some authentic tapas), using the Trip Advisor App to save this restaurant so as to use the map facility to easily locate it. Bearing in mind it was 8pm when we arrived, there were no other diners which seemed strange as other nearby restaurants were very busy. Upon... More 

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American River, Australia
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2014 via mobile

We ordered a t bone, it came pretty quickly but sooooo much salt on it, I ordered it rare and it came well done in a fried pan, with another plate of chips and another plate for the sauce, why ? Then the steak was so difficult to cut, can't even eat it. Don't recommend it if you are a... More 

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Reinbek, Germany
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 July 2014 via mobile

Food was hot and cooked to the point Service as usual very kind and helpful .As everytime an interesting place to sit down and have a look around. Will for sure come again next time.

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrer de Saragossa | Calle Zaragoza, Salou, 43840 Salou, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Tarragona  >  Costa Dorada  >  Salou
  • Phone Number: +34 977 38 34 54

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