We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Al Lago

Calle Felix Rodriguez de La Fuente 11 | C/ Felix rodriguez de la Fuente 11, 11688 Zahara de la Sierra, Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park, Spain
+34 662 05 25 53
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (10 reviews)
“octopus” (6 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Calle Felix Rodriguez de La Fuente 11 | C/ Felix rodriguez de la Fuente 11, 11688 Zahara de la Sierra, Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park, Spain
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (247)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Very good food, great services and beautiful view! A must visit. All of our dishes were very good. The waiter was very welcoming and nice.

Thank Dor N
Reviewed 16 September 2017

delicious food and stunning setting overlooking the lake. wonderful atmosphere in this quiet place taking in the beauty of Spain

Thank Bubble8478
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We went to Al Lago for dinner with some friends and had what turned out to be one of the highlights of our holiday. The food was excellent and the view from our table on the terrace beautiful. There was an extensive specials board, which...More

Thank Lucy M
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The views are fantastic, overlooking the reservoir. We had 4 dishes 1 was prawns in Garlic and wine, a very nice dish and well cooked. Our second dish was Chipolina again well presented and well cooked. These first two dishes were very good both in...More

Thank Nigel B
Management response:Responded 16 September 2017

You really should have complained about your meat being over cooked, that would give us the chance to offer you a dessert of glass of wine to make up for it and more importantly, be of use to us to know, as we strive daily...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

We had a lovely lunch at Al Lago after a walk around Zahara de la Sierra and up to the Moorish Castle. We sat on the shady terrace overlooking the lake and enjoyed the cool breeze coming off the water on a hot day. I...More

1  Thank ra028
Management response:Responded 16 September 2017

Whilst we are happy you so enjoyed your lunch we are saddened by your casually ignorant title remark, tourist trap. We have been serving locals and visitors for 12 years now and have never considered Al Lago as touristy or a trap. There are many...More

Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

A lovely spot - overlooking the lake in Zahara. The service was superb, very friendly and welcoming. We had the hot tapas to start which was good, but we have been spoiled with some outstanding tapas on this trip. The main courses were first class...More

Thank AquaNickOx
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Came to this charming restaurant on Saturday 26th of August the food was beautiful and the service first class, great views from our table overlooking the lake made for a very pleasant evening !!

Thank RudyYorkshire
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We had a very nice diner with our kids. We had paella which was really good. My wife had the amazing starter with advocado: aguacate. Really Nice.

Thank Gregory G
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This is a delightful restaurant in a lovely white village, perched on top of a hill. The food was beautifully presented and tasted amazing. The goat cheese souffle is highly recommended but the pesto, cheese, prawn and artichoke pizza was probably the best pizza I...More

Thank sparkythistle
Reviewed 19 July 2017

The restaurant is easy to find as it is situated at the entrance of the village of Zahara de la Sierra and there is sufficient parking capacity in front of the restaurant. We selected our starters from the specials of the day and went for...More

Thank Guidhoo
MonaAC, Owner at Al Lago, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Thank you so much! We appreciate your visit. Mona

Nearby HotelsSee all Zahara de la Sierra Hotels
Hotel Villa de Grazalema
158 reviews
9.19 km away
Hotel Penon Grande
73 reviews
9.52 km away
Hotel Puerta de la Villa
101 reviews
9.52 km away
Hotel El Horcajo
104 reviews
9.55 km away
Nearby Restaurants
El Cortijo de Zahara
119 reviews
.48 km away
Meson Onate
131 reviews
.05 km away
Cerveceria El Gallo
244 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Zahara de la Sierra
437 reviews
.18 km away
Torre del Homenaje
107 reviews
.29 km away
Castillo Zahara de la Sierra
29 reviews
.38 km away
Santa Maria de la Mesa Church
35 reviews
.16 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
16 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Guidhoo | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure you can eat at all hours of the day starting at least from mid-day till late at night. As this restaurant belongs to the Al Lago hotel I believe there is a permanence.
Casim C
11 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from MonaAC | Property representative |
Cheeky! Check the website, all menus are on the home page. Are you planning to attend Christmas day lunch and New Year's eve dinner?
Doug M
12 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from MonaAC | Property representative |
Hi there I am sorry we are closed until 02/12. Apologies for the inconvenience Mona
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$49
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Television, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Felix Rodriguez de La Fuente 11 | C/ Felix rodriguez de la Fuente 11, 11688 Zahara de la Sierra, Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Cadiz  >  Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park  >  Zahara de la Sierra
  • Phone Number: +34 662 05 25 53
  • E-mail
Wonderful Terrace overlooking the lake, serving contemporary Andalucian cuisine with a focus on local produce, organic wherever possible, vegetarian choices, home made desserts and a winelist filled with regional and other Spanish wines. Daily Specials board with salads, fresh fish and barbecued meats in summer, in winter braised and roasted meats and locally caught game. Lunch and dinner aswell as tapas and cakes.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing