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La Ancla Hotel and Restaurant

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Caseta Correos, 20 | Los Tablones, Calahonda, Spain
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

This is one unfriendly restaurant with very poor service and we will not visit again. Such a shame it lets the town down.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

First visit to calahonda and had walk round the town and saw this hotel restaurant which looked nice and busy so had high hopes. We were greeted initially by a very pleasant waiter that could not speak or understand english but was very eager to help - he reminded me of Manuel from Fawlty towers 😀. Our order was taken... More 

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Singapore
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Great food, good prices Also always open which is great out of season. I prefer to sit on the right hand side on the road than rather than in the actual hotel.

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Province of Granada, Spain
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

The Ancla used to be a very scruffy little complex, attracting busloads of old-age pensioners whose coach drivers would stop there for their free breakfast or lunch. However, now that the new motorway bypasses it, it has had to re-invent itself as work harder to attract customers. And it has really succeeded. The bar and restaurant was totally refurbished a... More 

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London
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99 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2014

I found this place by accident! Having failed to find appropriate hotel accommodation in some more westerly towns I was driving towards Almeria and becoming increasingly frustrated and anxious. I saw the Ancla hotel and stopped there for one night. This review is about the hotel's restaurants. The hotel has a bright modern cafe as well as a terrace restaurant.... More 

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Motril, Spain
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2012

A large selection of good quality meat and fish dishes on the menu, despite it being out of season. Attentive service and a good selection of wines all at a fair price. the fried aubergine with honey is a must have starter or tapa. the terrace is a smoking area so beware non smokers! Can also be a bit noisy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Spanish
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caseta Correos, 20 | Los Tablones, Calahonda, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Calahonda

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