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El Carmen

Cala d Hort, 07830, Sant Josep de Sa Talaia, Ibiza, Spain
+34 971 18 74 49
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“paella” (52 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
“prawns” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Cala d Hort, 07830, Sant Josep de Sa Talaia, Ibiza, Spain
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Reviewed today

Excellent food. We had the paella which was delicious. Friendly staff and excellent service. Relaxed atmosphere with fantastic views.

Thank Adventurer489803
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you do a trip to Es Verda which I would highly recommend, Head down the road to quaint Spanish beach and this restaurant. The views are stunning, with covered outdoor seating that looks upon the gorgeous blue water and breathtaking view of the island....More

Thank Christina S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming to this restaurant for years and it does not disappoint. Stunning views of Es Vedra, Es Vedranell and Ibiza sunset, and being located just above the beach make a perfect location. El Carmen is a family run restaurant and the service...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There can only be one place in Cotillo for pizza and homemade chips and El Carmen it has to be. The place is always busy with the local community at the weekends which is always a good sign. Decent food that won't break the bank...

Thank jallybongo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Out of season so fairly quiet, although many tables had been reserved so I can only imagine it’s packed in the summer!! Service was ok, best bit was the huge paella espagnol dish we ordered (min 2 people). Lots of seafood and enormous mussels, chicken...More

Thank Catriona H
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Been coming to this beach and El Carmen restaurant for many years and this year the food returned to its best after a drop couple of years back. Definitely a tip to book a table in advance or as soon as you get to the...More

Thank VinnieLondon_SE2
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Very nice dishes, from the quinoa salad to the Spanish omelette and croquetas. Fish very fresh and paella’s (you’ll have to wait half an hour) very good too. Portions are extremely big, so better share them. Staff is professional but not engaging. The restaurant is...More

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful location overlooking the beach and natural features. The staff were obliging and understanding of our lack of Spanish. The food was impeccable and seemed mostly traditional and seafood based which was excellent. Arrive before the sunset.

Thank john h
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We go here all the time. The chicken for kids is great and my mum and dad say it is the best paella in Ibiza. Get a table on the front of the terrace and then you can play on the beach, because your parents...More

Thank 156ashanti
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

The service in this place is as disgusting as the food! Unless you enjoy food being thrown at you and you weren’t even hungry in the first place: don’t go there!

Thank Piet M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cala d Hort, 07830, Sant Josep de Sa Talaia, Ibiza, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Balearic Islands  >  Ibiza  >  Sant Josep de Sa Talaia
  • Phone Number: +34 971 18 74 49
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