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J. Manu

Calle Palma 15 | Ubicado en El Casco Historico, 03501 Benidorm, Spain
+34 659 77 94 66
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (25 reviews)
“albondigas” (3 reviews)
“tortillas” (3 reviews)
Closes in 3 min
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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Calle Palma 15 | Ubicado en El Casco Historico, 03501 Benidorm, Spain
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1 - 10 of 302 reviews

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely proprietor, Excellent generous chef and a very sweet atmosphere! If you're looking for somewhere that's a bit off the beaten track with character then come here, Paella was fantastic. Georgia and Chester.

Thank Cblowman96
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Warm and super friendly atmosfer. Tortilla wonderful. Gambas stew delicious. Highly recommended .Thanks guys :)

Thank Rachid L
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Wandering around the Benidorm Old Town on New Year's Eve, spent the day drinking with foolishly no plans for dinner. Looked at trip advisors top recommendations & all with no room. This place was next to one and we tried our luck ...by some miracle...More

1  Thank Nee_i_l76
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We ate a very nice paella and albondigas. The - white - housewine was delicious and the waiter very friendly. The shy cook is talented. Nice place!

1  Thank 635ingev
Reviewed 3 January 2017

After googling best places for a paella in Benidorm in stumbled upon this lovely little restaurant. Food was amazing and the service was too. Definitely worth a visit for traditional or meat paella - will definitely visit again.

1  Thank jcoggins123
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I've never been to a restaurant where I've had a glass thrown at me by the waiting staff, but I suppose there's a first time for everything. There were six of us, five eating and one not, and of our five meals four were perfectly...More

1  Thank BigCol63
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Visited here after searching online for good paella as we wanted something a bit more authentic than your typical holiday-resort makes-a-bit-of-everything fare. Ordered the seafood paella and a jug of sangria, and the server brought us a nice little bit of Spanish omelette and bread...More

3  Thank Keith S
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We looked on trip advisor for best paella and wondered around for s while asked a few people and eventually found this little gem down a side street. The front of house was amusing to us but could be annoying to some! The paella was...More

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Found it from Tripadvisor, i have to admit, I certainly have tried a lot better Paella than this place, in our opinion Rice needed more simmering, wouldn't recommend to choose this place as centre of Benidorm offers alot more variety and traditional cuisine than J.manu....More

Thank Susmit_More
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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Mrs Jones and I 1st anniversary To start with over friendly slightly annoying host. Paella was salty salty salty and from a packet. Eat as much as could stomach quickly. Mrs Jones could have earned an Oscar for her performance when asked for the third...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Hi can anyone tell me if the hotel has an iron in the rooms or the use of one thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Palma 15 | Ubicado en El Casco Historico, 03501 Benidorm, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Benidorm
  • Phone Number: +34 659 77 94 66
You will find a typical Spanish restaurant with Mediterranean food. Our specialties include paellas, pulpo (octopus) a la gallega and tortillas (various Omelettes).