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El Cinto

Calle Santa Barbara 13 | No está en la localidad de Níjar, sino en RODALQUILAR, en el municipio de Níjar, 04115 Nijar, Spain
+34 687 50 71 54
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
11 Jul 2018
“Surprises and good mood.”
17 Oct 2017
“Walking the Coast of Almeria Days 3 & 4”
Closed Now
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Calle Santa Barbara 13 | No está en la localidad de Níjar, sino en RODALQUILAR, en el municipio de Níjar, 04115 Nijar, Spain
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

This type of restaurant is only imaginable in Spain and specific in the South. Nothing for the location and the setting but the owner makes sure you don’t leave without an opinion. Your best chances for a good meal passes by listening to her and...More

Thank ibanejm
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Ate here twice. Warm welcome from a lovely waiter who spoke good English & explained the menu. Well cooked sea bass & medium/well done steak which was a little pink. Drinks inexpensive and a free tapas dish with each beer/wine. On the second visit we...More

Thank Bill N
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Tapas are good but if you want a meal then prices go considerably up¡ Noisy but friendly staff. Deserves a try¡

Thank tatimoon
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Came across this place by chance when visiting Rodaquilar and what a find! The fish was so good on the first visit that my friend and I went back for the paella, which co-owner Lola said we just had to come back and try (husband...More

Thank AdeleWOL
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We came to this place because of all the good reviews. Really loved the small village where this restaurant is located (rodalquilar). We ordered a basic tomato salad (10eur), 8 gambas (15eur) and some 'pulpo' (18eur). The food and service were good but all in...More

Thank gunne85
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Rodalquillar is very " low season" at the moment and many bars and restaurants are closed. We had passed El Cinto on previous evenings and it had been in darkness. Luckily tonight it was open - We received a great welcome from Lola and despite...More

Thank 82SueC82
Reviewed 4 October 2015

My wife and I enjoyed our meals at El Cinto. You don't really get to order, Loli (the very excited owner) kind of chooses it for you! It was a little overpriced we felt, but very tasty.

Thank hodah1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Santa Barbara 13 | No está en la localidad de Níjar, sino en RODALQUILAR, en el municipio de Níjar, 04115 Nijar, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Almeria  >  Nijar
  • Phone Number: +34 687 50 71 54
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