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El Embarcadero

Glorieta Jose Maria Peman s/n, 11520 Rota, Spain
+34 956 84 63 30
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (6 reviews)
“tapas” (13 reviews)
“fresh fish” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Glorieta Jose Maria Peman s/n, 11520 Rota, Spain
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1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed the visit to this restaurant. Great location and nice place. The food was great and service were perfect. I will for sure go back!

Thank Kjersti W
sophiedcvdk, Director General at El Embarcadero, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Client, Thank you very much for your nice words about our Restaurant El Embarcadero and we are looking forward to welcome you back soon, Best regards, Sophie De Clerck

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best place in rota for a quiet, romantic, delicious dinner. The prices are higher than most places in town but worth it for the atmosphere. You can hear the ocean from inside the restaurant.

Thank Lizandro C
sophiedcvdk, Director General at El Embarcadero, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Client, Thank you very much for your comments. We are very happy that you enjoyed your dinner and ambiance of our Restaurant El Embarcadero. We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Sophie De Clerck

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here based on the title saying vegetarian friendly expecting choice, there was nothing vegi on the menu but the waiter did offer off menu choice of grilled vegetables and truffle cheese which was good apart from the aubergine being oily, the menu is...More

Thank Ben I
sophiedcvdk, Director General at El Embarcadero, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Client, Thank you very much for your comments. We are happy that you enjoyed your meal. We are specialist in rice and fish, but we also have some salads and vegetable dishes, but we will make sure to have some more. Best regards, Sophie...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017

The meal was awesome!... the fresh catch was incredible and the sampler that they put together for me was delicious... the ratings were right... this is THE Place on the coast! It did not hurt that the sunset was phenomenal and the breezes light. I...More

Thank JimmieChuck
sophiedcvdk, Director General at El Embarcadero, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Dear Client, Thank you very much for your very nice comments. We are very happy that you enjoyed our food, our situation and our sunset, that is really the PLACE to be!, thank you. Best regards, Sophie De Clerck

Reviewed 30 August 2017

WOW! I don't know what else to say about this quaint, charmingly designed restaurant. Came with 2 families, school age kids, ate outside and enjoyed beautiful views of the sea. Had the muscles as a starter & were the largest, exquisite muscles I've had, several...More

Thank TravellerStow
sophiedcvdk, Director General at El Embarcadero, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear Client, Thank you very much for your very nice comments. We are very happy that you enjoyed our food and service and we look forward to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Sophie

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We had a three course menu, with tuna tartare as a starter, black paella with grilled octopus as main and chocolate bonbon with vanilla ice cream. We also had a bottle of white wine and mineral water. The cost for two persons having this menu...More

1  Thank Svenstorp
sophiedcvdk, Director General at El Embarcadero, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Dear Client, Thank you very much for your very nice words about our Hotel. We are very happy that you enjoyed our food and ambiance. Best regards, Sophie

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I've eaten here a few times and been impressed with almost everything. The mussels are excellent, and the smoked salmon toast is delicious. I've tried the baked fish in salt and although a little expensive I think it was worth it. The staff are nice...More

Thank Abe259
sophiedcvdk, Director General at El Embarcadero, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Client, Thank you very much for your very nice words about our Restaurant el Embarcadero and about our food and service. We are very happy that you enjoyed it and we hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Sophie

Reviewed 8 May 2017

Without a reservation and soaking wet from the rain, we presented ourselves at the door: a very friendly waiter found us a table and made us feel at home. Looking around we noticed lots of Brits ánd Spanish people, all sitting in a very nicely...More

Thank Nico L
sophiedcvdk, Director General at El Embarcadero, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Client, Thank you very much for your comments. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay, our service and the food. And we hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Sophie

Reviewed 1 May 2017

Perfectly fresh, delicious food with perfect service. It's located in the Hotel Duque de Najere, which is a divine hotel with a fab restaurant.

Thank Zaplily
sophiedcvdk, Director General at El Embarcadero, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Client, Thank you very much for your comments. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Sophie

Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

It was a wonderful location but the food and service were only so so. My daughter's mussels had all of the sauce cooked or drained off and the crab balls were very fishy tasting.

Thank Sheila F
sophiedcvdk, Director General at El Embarcadero, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Client, Thank you for your comments. It help us to improve ourselves each day. Best regards, Sophie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$59
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
12:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Glorieta Jose Maria Peman s/n, 11520 Rota, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Cadiz  >  Rota
  • Phone Number: +34 956 84 63 30
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Duque de Najera
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