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La Vista de Medina

Plaza Iglesia Mayor No. 2, 11170 Medina-Sidonia, Spain
+34 956 41 00 69
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Plaza Iglesia Mayor No. 2, 11170 Medina-Sidonia, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If nothing else it is worth a visit just to have a beer or coffee as the view without doubt is the best in the area. I note some reviewers have commented that there is a slight indifference with some of the staff. On our...More

Thank ebbcourt
Reviewed 14 April 2018

I wouldn’t bother because as the title suggests the staff could not be bothered to serve. We sat for around 10 mins and still hadn’t seen sight or sound of any staff, only one customer. I went to the bar area, stood at the bar...More

Thank S M
Publinegocios C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at La Vista de Medina, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear customer, First of all, apologize for what happened. We feel your experience and we will work so that nothing similar happens again. We ask you to give us a second chance and we hope to see you soon. A greeting.

Reviewed 5 March 2018

stopped for a coffee and snacks on our visit to Sidonia. Staff very helpful and friendly. There is a fabulous view from the cafe and it is ideally located to explore the sights of Sidonia

Thank Malcolm M
Publinegocios C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at La Vista de Medina, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Dear Customer, We appreciate your kindness and your interest. We hope to see you again very soon. A greeting.

Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Really good restaurant of typical Spanish food with beautiful views! We went there with our parents to have lunch after reading the reviews in TripAdvisor and it was totally worth it! Food with amazing quality, big dishes and really nice place.

Thank María A
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Very interesting town, with lots of history. Nice restaurant with amazing view. Nice place for a long weekend.

Thank sunshinesenora
Reviewed 1 September 2017

only the vieuw from the panoramic terasse is worth to go there and take a cool beer , because the prices asked for the cherry are to high

Thank Guido R
Reviewed 20 August 2017

If you visit Medina, you must have, at least once, lounge or have dinner at La vista de Medina! It has a very pleasant staff (they speak well enough english if needed) the menus are good and really tasty and even not pricey at all!...More

1  Thank Ilona D
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Brilliant and beautiful views. A spectacular place for sunset. Great food, as a family of 4 we had 3 sharing plates and the roasted tomatoes. Delicious, something for everyone, salads, squid, chicken skewers, samosas. Our young adults loved it and followed it up with a...More

Thank Vikki W
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Second visit to medina sidonia and decided to climb up from the square to find this place for lunch and it was certainly worth the walk. We sat for two hours enjoying some wine lovely fresh salads and of course the amazing views over the...More

Thank Maxdeuk
Reviewed 3 July 2017

LOVE this place! the view is just amazing; the service friendly and relaxing; and the food delicious and plentiful....we Always make a point of coming to La Vista every time we come to Medina. Whether for a drink whilst watching the sunset or a fabulous...More

Thank Rosi W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Iglesia Mayor No. 2, 11170 Medina-Sidonia, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Cadiz  >  Medina-Sidonia
  • Phone Number: +34 956 41 00 69
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As the name suggests, the terraces offer magnificents views over a patchwork of undulating tiled roofs and church spires to the rural splendour of rolling hills – fringed by the Atlantic Ocean. On a clear day you can even see the Rif Mountains of Morocco shimmering in the distance!
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