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Carmen de Aben Humeya

San Pedro
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Cuesta Tomasas 12 | Albayzin, 18010 Granada, Spain
+34 958 22 83 45
12:00 - 00:00
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From start to finish, the meal and ambiance were delightful. The restaurant provided complementary portions of gazpacho and polenta with miso glaze. Both were exceptional. Then we shared seasoned tomatoes and a lamb and chicken entree. Everything was perfectly prepared, and our waitress made sure our dinner was at the relaxed pace we wanted. The Alhambra seemed close enough to... More 

Thank Westport00
Overland Park, Kansas, USA
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77 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We sat in a small glassed-in patio on a chilly April evening, had well-presented meals, good drinks, unobtrusive service at a very fair price while gazing at Alhambra in the twilight. Memorable evening! Call ahead to reserve.

Thank Carol W
Geneva, Switzerland
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As the title says the alhambra's view is incredible ! For Appetizer we took eggplant fried with honey . Then I had the beef with truffle and she had the tuna. And for dessert pinonos. To summarize: the food was great, The service very good.

Thank AAA-bestplaceshunter
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were told that this restaurant would be a good place to get an evening view of the Alhambra. Instead we decided to go there at lunchtime with our young daughter. The views are truly unbelievable especially on a bright and sunny day. It felt special. The food is also excellent and matched by the service. The walk up the... More 

Thank Pascal C
New York City, New York
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In short, the view of the Alhambra was unbeatable. Get there just before sunset. But the main thing is the food. Our meal was outstanding for its unusual and delectable use of flavors, local and otherwise. The chef and his assistant are superb and creative, and the staff extremely solicitous and helpful. It's a small place, not crowded, not noisy.... More 

Thank JSK693
Kitchener, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first restaurant night in Spain also proved to be one of our best. The views are incredible, but, the food, ambience and level of attention by the staff was most impressive. Our Spanish language level is poor, but, we were made to feel at home. Suggestions were made regarding the menu items and the wine pairings were spot on.... More 

Thank danandjane2017
Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Visited here with my husband tonight. Fantastic views of the Alhambra lit up at night. Attentive and friendly staff who coped excellently with our lack of Spanish. The menu is well thought out and a nice choice of dishes they do excellently. They suggest you consider your pudding before your other choices - too true. It is ll delicious and... More 

Thank RosieMc_12
Zurich, Switzerland
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271 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

After you head to Mirador de San Nicolas which has the most fantastic view of Alhambra, walk one street down to this wonderful restaurant. It has equally a mesmerizing view, only closer and the house the restaurant is in is a typical house from many hundreds of years ago. Even the bathroom has the beautiful view of Alhambra. The food... More 

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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

A little chilly on a rainy night, but otherwise from the extensive menu to a great winelist, attentive, English speaking servers and an unbeatable view of the illuminated Alhambra, this was a highlight of our visit to Granada. Take a taxi because it is a bit of a hike up the narrow staircase streets of the old Moorish quarter.

1 Thank James P
edmonton, ab
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84 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We wandered in here completely by chance one day while exploring the streets of Granada. The only ones in the entire restaurant sitting overlooking the Alhambra. We had our choice of seat and personalized service. Not only did we receive an amazing appetizer and wonderful meal, we had white glove service. We also realized they didn't take AMEX so we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$33 - US$54
Spanish, Delicatessen, Contemporary, Healthy, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cuesta Tomasas 12 | Albayzin, 18010 Granada, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Granada>  > San Pedro
  • Neighbourhood: San Pedro
  • Phone Number: +34 958 22 83 45
Located at the gardens of Carmen de Aben Humeya which is cataloged by UNESCO, this restaurant offers amazing views over the Alhambra, Generalife, Sierra Nevada and the city of Granada.
You will find a menu of high-quality gastronomy. The latest cooking techniques serve to create delicious traditional dishes and the use of proximity products guarantees the authentic flavors.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?