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Carmen Mirador de Aixa

#17 of 1,269 Restaurants in Granada
Certificate of Excellence
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Carril de San Agustin 2, 18010 Granada, Spain
+34 958 22 36 16
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Ireland
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79 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Surely one of the world's great sights has to be watching the sun go down with its last rays causing the magnificent Alhambra to almost glow and the view of this is unrivalled from Carmen Mirador de Aixa. Sometimes restaurants with such a stunning location do not concentrate on either the quality of their food nor the level of service... More 

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San Francisco, California
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56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the view of the Alhambra at night is just stunning. but the food is even better; good wine list. warm, engaging staff. it was so good that we returned a few nights later to dine again

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Marlow
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Serendipity happens when you least expect it. Took a while to actually find but so pleased it was recommended to us for our last evening in Granada. Magic. Open terrace (with patio heaters as necessary) overlooking the floodlit Alhambra across the valley. Disappointment at not being at the front of the patio was soon overcome as we sat beside a... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

OMG! This restaurant is a 10 in EVERYTHING! Located in the Mirador de San Nicolas area this is THE place not to miss. The view of the La Alhambra is stunning, the food is even better. Fine dining with a menu that embraces the Mediterranean cuisine in a gourmet and creative way. The wine pairing is excellent and the service... More 

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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

First, you cannot find a better place to overlook the Alhambra as darkness falls and the lights appear on the outer walls across the valley. Just simply breathtaking. Second, the staff and the menu were excellent.

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Wolfville, Canada
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533 reviews
280 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We walked down from Mirador de San Nicolas to get to the restaurant, and it took us a few minutes to figure out how to get there, but when we did, the view inside the doors took our breath away. It really is a magical spot; with our reservation (we called in advance) we were seated at an outdoor table... More 

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Gibraltar
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60 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Appaling. Came here for the view which is stunning but ruined by a petulant maitre D' who the owners really must send on a customer care course. We had a reservation and on arrival and were shown to our table, we noticed one closer to the front and the view and asked if we could be moved but were told... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Book in advance! A beautiful location, yummy food and wine, attentive staff, and an overall superb experience.

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

What a view one has of the Alhambra particularly if you have a table on the outside edge of the terrace. Food was fantastic. Service was efficient and not pushy. They recognise you are there to savour both the dinning experience and the view. Lovely staff and delightful owner.

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London, Canada
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We made an online reservation several weeks in advance. When you do this through their site they ask you to confirm closer to the date. We called when we reached Granada and left message to confirm our reservation. When we arrived at restaurant they gave a very poor table. When we asked to move hostess told us we couldn't because... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carril de San Agustin 2, 18010 Granada, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Granada
  • Phone Number: +34 958 22 36 16

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