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El Chaleco

Avenida Costa del Sol 37 | In front of the Costa Banana, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
+34 958 63 24 02
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
French, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Avenida Costa del Sol 37 | In front of the Costa Banana, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
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1 - 10 of 101 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were holidaying further along the coast and booked Sunday lunch here. We had seen the good reviews on TA and thought it was worth the extra drive. We were very impressed with the service, choice, quality of produce, cooking, presentation and above all the...More

1  Thank JemandCateCehegin
LydiaElchaleco, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Restaurant El Chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin 2017 Almunecar. Dear Sir Thank you for your comment about the restaurant El chaleco, Almuñécar. The team has read carefully your review and we are pleased to know that you had a good time with us. We hope to...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017

My wife and I had dinner at El Chaleco last night. The food was excellent and the service also extremely good. The food and wine were good value for this quality with 3 course dinner for 2 ,pre dinner drink, and a bottle of wine...More

1  Thank Martin E
lefort333t, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Restaurant El Chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin Almunecar. Dear Mister Martin E. We can thank you for the review you posted on TripAdvisor after your dinner at El Chaleco What a pleasure to read your satisfaction with the time you have spent in our restaurant. We...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

As always a wonderful meal and excellent service great value for money a small but very well run restaurant which caters for adults especially those who love their foodMore

2  Thank Davep1955
lefort333t, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

Restaurant El Chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin Almunecar. Dear Mister Davep, You give us the desire to make things better thanks to your encouragement, we thank you on behalf of all and hope to see you soon. The team of the restaurant El Chaleco Bib Gourmand...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017

We had a 6 courses easter menu. Salmon as a main course was superb as was dessert. Asparagus as a starter was overcooked. Service was polite but maybe little bit too formal. Prices were moderate (6 courses 29 euros) and wine list was short but...More

1  Thank JuusoJT
lefort333t, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

Restaurant El chaleco Bib gourmand Micheli Almunecar. Sir JuusoJT. Thank you very much for your opinion. We always read carefully the remarks of our loyal customers, and we all to do the best to improve the negatives if it confirms this. The team of the...More

Reviewed 16 March 2017

We found this restaurant on Michelin website so had high expectations. Very tranquil atmosphere, great attentive service and tasty food. For starter I had prawn ravioli with creamy herb sauce, husband had fish cream soup. For main I had rabbit with beer and prunes, husband...More

2  Thank 400tourist
lefort333t, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2017

Restaurant El Chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin 2017 Almunecar. Dear Madam, Thank you for your opinion, the details of your comment and the time you have spent. All i' team of the restaurant El Chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin hope to see you soon a Almuñecar. Renaud,...More

Reviewed 16 March 2017

Only real french restaurant in the area. Cosy and for a more formal dressed up dinner. Lots of excellent dishes. Astonishing good price quality ratio.More

1  Thank Hejndorf
lefort333t, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2017

Restaurant El Chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin Almunecar. Mister Hejndorf Many thanks you for your opinion, and your excellent comment thanks also the time that you have spent. All i' team of the restaurant El Chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin 2017 hopes to see you soon in...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017

We had great expectations when seeing the 6 course Belgian inspired gourmet menu but were very disappointed.The service and atmosphere of the restaurant were very pleasant but the food was absolutely tasteless.

Thank Trumpet1945
lefort333t, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Mr Trumpet I'm sorry that Belgian cuisine is not to your taste. Best regards. El Chaleco

Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We went there for lunch without any reservation thanks to low season. Reviews from Tripadvisor brought us there. I can really recommend it! They have recently received a well deserved Bib gourmand from Guide Michelin! Cosy atmosphere and nice staff!More

2  Thank Tore B
lefort333t, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Restaurant El Chaleco Bib Gourmand 2017 Almunecar. Dear Sir Tore B., We read with great interest your comment on the restaurant El Chaleco, the Team thank you for your kindness. The entire team of the Bib gourmand Michelin hope to see you soon a Almuñecar....More

Reviewed 28 October 2016

We've never had a bad meal here. The service is efficient and friendly. Would thoroughly recommend. For UK visitors not used to dining late, the restaurant opens as early as 7pm.

Thank salobrenaholidays
LydiaElchaleco, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Restaurant El Chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin Almunecar. Sir, Thank you for taking the time to write your opinions about the restaurant Bib Gourmand Michelin El Chaleco, whole team thank you and hope to see you very soon in Almuñecar. Renaud, Audrey, Carmen, Stéphane.

Reviewed 27 September 2016

On our annual family holiday, 13 of us this year, we again struck lucky with the nearest restaurant to our Villa. We were high up the hill behind Almunecar, so a long way from the centre of town where most of the restaurants were.. Our...More

1  Thank SunnySalVerde
LydiaElchaleco, Propriétaire at El Chaleco, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

Restaurante El Chaleco Bib Gourmand Michelin 2016 Almunecar. Dear ister Sunny Salverde, Thank you for taking the time to write this review of our restaurant El Chaleco Bib gourmand Michelin. We sincerely express our most sincere gratitude for the confidence you have shown in us...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Costa del Sol 37 | In front of the Costa Banana, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Almunecar
  • Phone Number: +34 958 63 24 02
  • E-mail
Description
The restaurant "El Chaleco" Bib Gourmand Michelin specialising in French cuisine are located in Almunecar. We will be pleased to invite you to a quiet and accessible atmosphere. Lydie, Renaud and their team will be happy to give you an idea of the little extra touch of French living. Opened in 1997, "El Chaleco" has tempted their customers with their dynamism, seriousness and pricing policy for many years. Indeed thanks to our professionalism, we can offer you for only 21,95 €, a first course, a main course of meat or fish with bread and a nice dessert as well. All selected to your own taste from the menu and without any additional charge, even the taxes are included. Almunecar possesses an exceptional climate and an..... El Chaleco restaurant.
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