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Bar El Cid

Playa de Mojacar | Avda. Mediterráneo, 04638 Mojacar, Spain
+34 950 47 20 63
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“sea bream” (2 reviews)
“salads” (3 reviews)
“tapas” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, European
$$ - $$$
Playa de Mojacar | Avda. Mediterráneo, 04638 Mojacar, Spain
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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting the El Cid for many years, and have always loved the place. On our last (and it will be our last) visit we were very unhappy. The service was slow even though it was not busy, and the meal was terrible,...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Unfortunately it has taken me three years to find this jewel of a bar! I am sure that the quality of service, food and drink cannot be beaten in Mojacar. The amazingly warm welcome we received on our first night from David made us want...More

Thank nicholas H
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We visited on a lunchtime for the spectacular views of the beach whilst you're eating - we weren't disappointed! My husband had the el cid burger and chips and was happy with his meal I had the sea bream which was nice but for €12...More

Thank Dorothy B
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We were recommended El Cid after a 17 year gap from our last visit to Mojacar, the staff were extremely friendly and helpful, the food was fresh and delicious, right on the beach with sunbeds for hire, a totally relaxing couple of days and would...More

Thank Bourndego
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Located on the main road running along the coast through Mojácar Playa & abutting the beach. Access is via a roadside entrance & down approximately 10 steps into the bar. Once inside there are further split-levels with white tables & lime green chairs which are...More

Thank Gregory O
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

Came here on the first day of our holiday to celebrate my partners birthday. We had a few drinks with some family members that worked locally, the atmosphere was great in here and was very busy. This bar is right on the beach so a...More

Thank Teresa1976_13
Reviewed 19 July 2015

The best day out beach and bar amazing. Had the paella for main and sardines to start . Friendly and good value.

Thank kymbarb
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Loved sitting here overlooking the beach and sea, but it has to be said, atmosphere not as we imagined, and although the board displayed cocktails, whichever one we requested they couldn't provide, and we ended up having very expensive Martini and lemonades....they need to up...More

Thank TESSY68
Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

El cids used to have a more rustic charm and having visited numerous times over the years I was surprised by its refurbishment. That is no slight on the bar in the slightest however, all places need updating eventually especially as many newer beach bars...More

Thank SonPunk
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Used to be one of the best beachbars in Mojacar, sadly gone downhill under new owners. Visited on a quiet Sunday afternoon, first thing the waiter did was explain a long list of things that were NOT available as they had been busy!!! Then noticed...More

1  Thank JCMChelmsford
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Bridget B
9 September 2015|
Response from JCMChelmsford | Reviewed this property |
Hi All the beach bars in Mojacar tend to close at the end of October,or a little earlier if there is bad weather. Beginning of October can be fantastic for weather with temperatures around 23 degrees, but the evenings will... More
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa de Mojacar | Avda. Mediterráneo, 04638 Mojacar, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Almeria  >  Mojacar
  • Phone Number: +34 950 47 20 63
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