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El Aljibe

Campo San Nicolas 11 | 42240, 42240 Medinaceli, Spain
+34 975 32 61 38
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good41%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“carpaccio” (2 reviews)
“migas” (2 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Campo San Nicolas 11 | 42240, 42240 Medinaceli, Spain
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location of this restaurant in the picturesque village of Medinaceli is great when passing by on the A-2. Make sure to take a walk through the village but return to this restaurant for lunch as we did. On a Monday in late November we...More

Thank Kls001
El_Aljibe, Propietario at El Aljibe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Everything was excellent during our dinner in the nice town of Medinaceli. Excellent quality of food, very nice restaurant and very kind service.

Thank Julio G
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I have maybe hundred times in front of Medinaceli, and didn't stop until this week. Really worth the stop. Only 10 min away from the highway, the restaurant offered a great "menu del dia", prepared with care and good ingredients. Each plate was delicious. It...More

Thank Victor B
El_Aljibe, Propietario at El Aljibe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for your time by typing in tripadvisor in your stay in El Aljibe. When you want, we are here!!! Thank you.

Reviewed 2 June 2017

If you are in Medinaceli, don't miss out on this restaurant. Great service, quality and price. The terrace is a wonderful spot for eating outdoors or having a drink in the evening.

Thank Marisol P
El_Aljibe, Propietario at El Aljibe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for you time, by typing in tripadvisor in your stay in El Aljibe. When you want, we are here !!! Thank you.

Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a few bottles of wine while waiting for the kitchen to open at 9am. The staff was entertained by our attempt to speak Spanish. The restaurant offers an interesting menu, so there was need to share food. The garlic soup and veal was...More

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped overnight in Medinaceli on a Saturday on our way back to the ferry in Bilbau. Arrived in the afternoon and had a scout round the pretty village to pick somewhere to eat in the evening. This was one of a number of places...More

Thank RoddersDoncaster
Reviewed 21 June 2016

If you are in Medicanceli then this family run restaurant is well worth a visit. We arrived just a bit late for lunch, but despite this the owner kindly put a few things together which proved to be very traditional and good quality. Because of...More

Thank Andy T
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Migas were very good. Grilled meats too. Typical desserts (mantequilla de Soria) was very nice. Service was friendly and good admisphere in the old roman town.

Thank Guillem F
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Traveling late we passed Medinaceli because great food was promised. Asking where was a great place to eat, the answer was simple……El Arjibe! We were the last in and late, but what amazing food, and very reasonably priced, excellent service and by genuine, very kind...More

Thank Simon S
El_Aljibe, Propietario at El Aljibe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2016

Thank you for your time, by typing in tripadvisor in your stay in El Aljibe. When you want, we are here!!! Thank you.

Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

We had a breakfast here, everything were closed, we had excellent coffee and sandwishes. Polite staff, good atmosphere.

Thank Георгий П
El_Aljibe, Propietario at El Aljibe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2015

Thank you for your time ,by typing in tripadvisor in your stay in El Aljibe. When you want, we are here!! Thank you .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$39
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:30
Monday
10:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:30
Thursday
10:00 - 23:30
Friday
10:00 - 23:30
Saturday
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Campo San Nicolas 11 | 42240, 42240 Medinaceli, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Soria  >  Medinaceli
  • Phone Number: +34 975 32 61 38
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Description
El restaurante "El Aljibe" esta en la magnifica Villa de Medinaceli, esta construido encima de un aljibe romano, de ahi su nombre.El restaurante "El Aljibe " destaca por su inmejorable ubicacion y sus espectaculares vistas.El interior esta decorado con un ambiente moderno pero en un edificio rustico ,con paredes de piedra vieja y maderas nobles en color wenge. En el interior podemos destacar tambien los esplendidos ventanales de cuatro metros de largo por dos de alto,que dan a las vistas de todo el campo de san Nicolas y a los montes nevados de El Moncayo.Ya en el exterior dispone de dos terrazas, una en la calle y otra amurallada mas privada.,las dos disponen de parte con sol y con sombra.De la cocina podemos decir que es una cocina tradicional castellana ,pero siempre con platos nuevos y de mercado.Platos de la tierra soriana:migas pastoriles,sopa castellana , potajes, setas de cardo,boletos edulis ,pates de Abejar.paletilla de cordero asado ,chuletillas de cordero de raza ojalada de Medinaceli,cochinillo frito con ajitos,chuletones de buey y de ternera a la brasa. Tambien en temporada de caza se ofrece solomillo de ciervo y de corzo en varias recetas. Escabechados de caza menor, pescados, y un largo etcetera de esquisiteces.
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