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Bar la Dorada

Avenida Bajamar 16, 11500, El Puerto de Santa Maria, Spain
+34 956 85 52 14
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
16 Oct 2017
“Great pescaiut”
30 Jun 2017
“Full of locals, great food”
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Bar, Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Pub
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Avenida Bajamar 16, 11500, El Puerto de Santa Maria, Spain
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

This bar is just opposite the landing for the ferry from cadiz. We called there for a drink on a very hot day and found a great bar and small restaurant, the people were very friendly and helpful. We enjoyed our visit there very much...More

Thank Philip D B
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We had to wait an hour for a table, so go early. But it was all delicious and the service was good, although they were working their feet off.

Thank Wonderwomen2014
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Situated opposite the ferry terminal to Cadiz. We sat on the pavement seating area amidst the locals. The waiters were rushed off their feet but still attentive and polite. The food and drink here could not be faulted and all while you are waiting for...More

Thank figsbury
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favourite Spanish food joints here. Great clean food. I love their Monkfish grilled skewer, fried fish and shellfish, great food, generous portions, clean and fast service. There are always people waiting to be seated, so arrive slightly before the Spanish...More

Thank Heba C
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Great bar and restaurant. Lovely tapas especially fish. Great sangria. Very friendly and welcoming owners. We will be back next year.

1  Thank Christine A
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Fantastic traditional Spanish restaurant , great quality. Highly recommend the flan Staff lovely and great atmosphere. We did morning coffee and dinner during our 3 day trip.

Thank Ann J
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I liked the old fashioned atmosphere of this place which reminded me when I was a child and visited such places at seaside resorts in Italy ! Fish was good : fresh and tasty. Simple cooking but genuine. We had gambas a la sal and...More

Thank Alerock
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

We were recommended by hotel to visit this family run restaurant. We were looking for good quality fresh fish. We ordered langostines, dorada and brocheta of swordfish. Everything was overcooked and dry! Fish was not 'today's catch' either.Very disappointing with the meal and service.

Thank TraceyMarbella
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Simple local tapas, mostly fish and seafood, either grilled or fried. Have the grilled marrajo (a kind of swordfish) or the cuttlefish salad (aliño)! If you want to sit down you'll have to wait for your turn (there's a very handy machine giving out tickets)...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 15 March 2016

The restaurant was full of locals. A mix of business people, friends and tourists. Most people came for the fish as nearly every table were eating fish of some description.

Thank ChasN
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
13:00 - 16:30
20:30 - 23:30
13:00 - 16:30
20:30 - 23:30
13:00 - 16:30
20:30 - 23:30
13:00 - 16:30
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13:00 - 16:30
20:30 - 23:30
13:00 - 16:30
20:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Bajamar 16, 11500, El Puerto de Santa Maria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Costa de la Luz  >  El Puerto de Santa Maria
  • Phone Number: +34 956 85 52 14
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