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El Pescador

Calle Torrevejenses Ausentes 5, 03181 Torrevieja, Spain
+34 965 71 54 74
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (5 reviews)
“paella” (6 reviews)
“duck” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
International, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Seafood
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Food
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LOCATION
Calle Torrevejenses Ausentes 5, 03181 Torrevieja, Spain
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21 - 30 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 30 August 2015

On our first night in Torrevieja we decided to try El Pescador after seeing how highly it was rated. Purely from our experience I believe it is overrated. Staff are very friendly to begin with but after you have eaten then could not care less,...More

Thank Hollie P
Victor A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Pescador, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2016

Thank you very much for your comment Finedon1990. We sincerely regret that the rice was salty and it was not to your liking, maybe the chef was a mistake, but always recommend our customers to remind the waiter about any issues to resolve at that...More

Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Nice little restaurant but a bit disappointed with lack of fish in the seafood paella and lack of chicken in the chicken paella, need a bit more than 2 small pieces each, overall good flavour though and service excellent and friendly, worth a visit as...More

Thank Andy W
Victor A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Pescador, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2016

Thank you very much for your comment Andy W. We note your indication to improve the quality of our dishes. We hope to see you soon at the restaurant. Sincerely regards.

Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Very good food! Good service! We all had steaks. Both well done and medium. Perfect done. We try something new food every night, but we may come back here.More

1  Thank Thomas S
Victor A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Pescador, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2015

Thank you very much for your post Thomas S. We are delighted that you really like our food and service. Reviews like yours get us to continue improving and offering our customers the best of our gastronomy and a dedicated service.. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 26 July 2015

great place with good food , we tried the salt baked fish " recommended " and a good supp for startersMore

Thank Konrad_Hj
Victor A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Pescador, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2015

Thank you very much for your post Konrad_Hj. We are delighted that you really like our food and service. Next time, we recommend you to taste the "Sea bass" on oven, It's served like the salt baked fish, and the flavour it's spectacular. We hope...More

Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

We have not been in Torrevieja for at least five years and remembered the place hidden in the pedestrian zone right around the corner from the busy seaside promenade. We were a party of eight. The menue is mainly seafood, but the meat is good...More

Thank Jean pierre S
Victor A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Pescador, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2015

Thank you very much for your message Jean pierre S. It's a pleasure that you remember us, back to our local after 5 years and the service and food remains our hallmark. Ask the waiter next time, we have other wines off the menu. We...More

Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Great Restaurant at great Price . Staff were very friendly and helpful in ordering . Fish was fresh and to die for , would recommend eat there as it is reasonably priced compared to other restaurants of it type . At end of meal offered...More

Thank Jtbendix
Victor A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Pescador, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2015

Thank you very much for your post Jtbendix, we are delighted that you really like our food and service. We hope to see you again at the restaurant. Best regards.

Reviewed 13 July 2015

we visited for lunch & had a tapas combo off the menu with a couple of beers,! average food I know a lot of food is heated up in the microwave but the better places have grills all the food served here seemed to be...More

Thank Zennirmar
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Cosy nice spanish restaurant not far from the seafront. My favorite is the duck. The serve also tasty fish

1  Thank Kristin E
Reviewed 30 September 2014

We found this little gem a few years ago.It was recommended by a Spanish lady we know and is typically Spanish. You can eat inside or out .We usually go with my parents or my son & his girlfriend and they always love it and...More

1  Thank Lynne B
Reviewed 7 April 2014

We have eaten in this restaurant many times for at least 14 years and we will be going back each time we are in Torrevieja. The food is always very good so is the service (it's family run including the chef) They are now doing...More

3  Thank SteveFromBristolUK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 16:30
19:00 - 00:00
Monday
13:00 - 16:30
19:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 16:30
19:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 16:30
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
13:00 - 16:30
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
13:00 - 16:30
19:00 - 00:00
Saturday
13:00 - 16:30
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Torrevejenses Ausentes 5, 03181 Torrevieja, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Torrevieja
  • Phone Number: +34 965 71 54 74
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Description
Founded in 1981.
Capacity for 120 guests in total distributed among their inner lounge and its nice urban terrace, this restaurant offers a high quality traditional Mediterranean dishes, among them and specially their famous paellas.

Traditional and local cuisine made up mainly of fish, seafood and, above all, paellas: lobster rice (Arroz con bogavante), seafood cauldron (Caldero), salt-baked sea bass (Lubina a la sal), pil-pil cod (Bacalao al pil-pil),..

Ideal to enjoy the best of the mediterranean and international gastronomy in a warm and familiar atmosphere with a professional and friendly service.

Acknowledgements: 2012. Golden Fork Price. The biggest prize granted by the Torrevieja’s and regional hospitality associationSpecialty:
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