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Calle Playa Central, 03138, Isla de Tabarca, Spain
+34 965 97 07 34
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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887 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 552 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Used this restaurant for drinks while we waited for the return ferry from the island. Pleasant outlook looking out to sea, however it was somewhat dusty as the outside terrace is next to a dusty dirt track. The restaurant advertised Tapas so we ordered Russian salads, they didn't have any, so another disappointment.

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Newry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We recently visited the Isla de Tabarca & had an amazing afternoon lunch, the food was excellent and our visit was made exceptional thanks to wonderful staff who went out of their way to make our meal special. Special thanks to Nered & Arantxa who looked after us so well.

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Thank gene148
Madrid, Spain
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great Menu ( Spanish Rice wiith Lobster and Rice "a banda" with seafood). Tasty rice with very good starters. Menu price includes startes, main course and desserts. 30 € and 15 € per person. You have to book in advance and they give two options (13:30 and 15:30). Be careful in case you had booked the ship back to Alicante... More 

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Thank Lepas74
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4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Our dear friend Gustavo took us to the restaurant Amparin. What ee then experienced was far from good - it was amazing ! Great tasty food. Nice people, an awesome view to the islands bay and beach! There is only one Number One Place en la Isla Tabarca - its Amparin 👍🏼🇪🇸🍹🍻🌴🍤👍🏼

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Thank Lars W
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

Dont eat anything you havent ordered, you will be charged. We had to pay €2 for every person for the bread we didn't order. We also got charged for ice cream bought in a different store. Some of the money was returned. They forgot one dish, and when it finally was served it wasn't what we had ordered. They charged... More 

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Firenze, Italia, Europa
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

Only a word: disgusting. The food is horrible, the waiters are slow and treat you ti indifference. The bathroom looks like a brothel restored. I'll never!

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Thank Foldus11
Spain
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466 reviews
283 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

After arriving by boat you walk easily to this place. There are many restaurants but one of us went for a coffee and the others for a swimm. The staff was friendly, restaurant looks good and clean and the menu was inviting. My friends went for the Paella Mariscos, the taste was very good but the filling was a little... More 

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Tunis, Tunisia
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137 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

During the high season, every single restaurant is packed. We had a table reserved for 10 which is close to the average number you'd see at other tables. It's great if you enjoy eating with crowds in the heat of the summer. Service was a bit slow and portions just about right. Next to this, the paella was simply delicious.... More 

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Brescia, Italy
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194 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2014

I loved the tuna and the octopus I ordered in this nice beach restaurant in the island of Tabarca. The staff was quite nice even if a bit slow in taking the orderings (but who needs to hurry while on vacation?!). Together with a starter of bread and ali oli (a delicious garlic sauce), a glass of red wine (or... More 

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88 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

Perhaps all the restaurants on Isla de Tabarca are quality wise not so good? We only had lunch at Amparin and the service was nice but the food terrible. Tuna salad should not be ordered, canned fish instead of fresh! The Paella was very salty and way too much oil was used. Overall we recommend you to go elsewhere!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Seafood, European
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Playa Central, 03138, Isla de Tabarca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Isla de Tabarca
  • Phone Number: +34 965 97 07 34

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?