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huelva, El Bosque, Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park, Spain
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I came here while on a short walking break in Grazalema. The restaurant was reassuringly busy. The local speciality trout was well prepared. Would return if in town again.

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Helsinki
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71 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a pretty basic place which unfortunately is priced above the quality and value on offer. Raciones were made up of more than 50% french fries so felt poor value. Poor waiter was pleasant but run off his feet. Would not return.

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Thank Skotti56
Oslo, Norway
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend have been here before and we really like the food. This time we ordered the typical cheese from el bosque which is very good and la ensaladilla rusa which is good as well (for my taste maybe a little bit too much cream). The sandwich with a filete de cerdo and jamón serrano with cheese (would... More 

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Thank Nicolehet
Basel, Switzerland
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

After walking a for a couple of hours we were really ready for lunch and this place was great. We visited during easter week and the whole place was heaving. The food was fresh and home made, the waiters incredibly attentive and the whole experience was great. It's good quality food, not fancy and quite rustic. We had fresh local... More 

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Thank Luke C
Ubrique, Spain
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367 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

The menu is par for the course for this part of Cadiz. The prices are on the low side. The food is prepared nicely and the service is OK. Absolutely nothing to complain or rave about. If you expect reasonable food at a reasonable price this place is for you. Seating both outside and inside. Would leave it a while... More 

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2014

We had all our meals there over our 2 day stay why ?. Because of the friendly service great food from tapas to mains dishes, lots of local dishes on the menu we particularly liked the wild boar and pig cheeks in a rich sauce. Both the food and drinks were good value and good quality. Meson el Duque is... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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164 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014 via mobile

This restaurant seats about 20 or 30 outside and every table has an ash tray. This is where the smokers sit. Or you can inside and listen to the loud TV which was showing The Simpsons dubbed in Spanish when we were there. We did not like either option. We don't smoke and did not appreciate the French tourists blowing... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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63 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2014

We happened upon this restaurant quite by luck while driving through the Pueblos Blancas. The waiter was wonderful and even though he spoke very little English and we spoke even less Spanish, we ended up with a fantastic lunch for four with beer and wine for 35 Euros. The waiter indicated he could pick a selection of tapas for us... More 

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Thank Gecko17
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2014 via mobile

We came here on a Wednesday around 20.00 and we're friendly welcomed by the waitress. My girlfriend and I both chose the 10 euro menu which was composed of a starter, full ración main course and desert. Which was more than enough! Even though the starter was simple ( soup with egg, ham and rice), the main course of freshly... More 

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Thank Tom K
Sanlucar de Barrameda, Spain
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377 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2013

This is a popular place with locals and our favourite place to eat in El Bosque. It is good value with large portions of home cooked food with very reasonable prices and great house wine (Beronia rioja by the glass 1.20 Euros). Their trout (from the village trout farm) wrapped in Serrano ham is always fantastic and so fresh. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Spanish, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: huelva, El Bosque, Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Cadiz  >  Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park  >  El Bosque

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