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Offline magsnmike

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ABUNDIA Restaurant
« on: January 16, 2018 »
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  • We went to Abundia whilst we were on holiday.  What an absolute delight.  The staff are genuinely warm, friendly and funny.  A great rapport was made instantly.  The menu is great.  Completely different from anything else in the area.  The starter portions are huge but gorgeous.  The main courses were enjoyed by us all.  Wine, shorts, beer, coffees etc., with a complimentary drink of your choice all at a reasonable price 140.00 Euros for four people. Will go again on our next visit. 

    Offline Edward Bear

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    « Reply #1 on: January 17, 2018 »
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  • magsnmike, where is it or you keeping it a secret ?

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  • It used to be San Remo, that closed and it had a complete refurb last summer and reopened as Abundia (new owners) I completely agree with everything magsandmike have said, we’ve been several times and have never been disappointed, it’s owned by the same people as Capaccino Maria

    Offline Georgie

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    « Reply #3 on: January 17, 2018 »
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  • Therefore it must be good

    We sit below for beers and cocktails before going to la pergola

    Silly question but was not a previous post saying it was chinese or is that next door

    Can't wait to try only 61 days to go

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    Re: ABUNDIA Restaurant
    « Reply #4 on: January 18, 2018 »
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  • I tried it with Family and Friends just after it opened last year and although the food was very nice, I thought it was let down by the staff who were not very attentive. We were not asked if we wanted a drink when we sat down. We had to ask the Staff to order food and no one came back and asked if we wanted any more drinks throughout our entire meal.

    I'm prepared to put it down to opening night nerves and new Staff. The place itself looked very nice, so I hope it has improved. I might give it another go, based upon the above comments, but I think I'll try it with just myself and my Wife before I take anymore Friends along.

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    Re: ABUNDIA Restaurant
    « Reply #5 on: February 01, 2018 »
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  • Hi. Food not that good. Service not that good. Tourists might like it.

    Offline Georgie

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  • Tripadvisor is giving it at 90 0/0 excellent rating

    With good photos

    Perhaps it was a off night

    Offline magsnmike

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  • Tourists might like it. How rude.

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    « Reply #8 on: February 02, 2018 »
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  • It was a tongue in cheek comment.

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  • Only mind numbing ridiculous questions allowed Tomfer, sense of humour a definite no no.

    Offline lesleygee

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    « Reply #10 on: February 03, 2018 »
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  • We went to Abundia for a late lunch. Best sangria I've had. We had seafood casserole, salmon salad and pasta, all washed down with an excellent Rose. Thoroughly enjoyable and would definitely recommend.  The staff were lovely and very attentive.

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    « Reply #11 on: February 03, 2018 »
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  • Surely Tomfer is a tourist too ?

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    « Reply #12 on: February 03, 2018 »
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  • Sorry about being rude it was not meant to be

    Silly thing to say but are we not all tourists

    In London you know what restaurants are for tourist but los gigantes the quality is so good I can't work out the difference

    What would you all class as a tourist restaurant please

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    « Reply #13 on: February 04, 2018 »
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  • HI tomfer, , we found the restaurant Abundia very good, but not as good as Charlies. Guess they will all have to step up!

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    Re: ABUNDIA Restaurant
    « Reply #14 on: February 04, 2018 »
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  • Pilgrim you confuse readers to this message board where advice and recommendations are sought and peoples’ businesses are promoted or criticised.

    On 5th January you claimed Charlie’s food wasn’t as fresh as another restaurant. On 11th January you tore “Mary” off a strip for praising Charlie’s and accused her of unfair bias/financial interest in Charlie’s. A rant you apologised for subsequently. Today you sing Charlie’s praises???

    For those of us who regularly congratulate Charlie’s for their superb all round standard, please explain your change of opinion and justify your potentially harmful comments made less than a month ago.


    Offline frogeddy

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  • ANGIE .... I think you may be expecting a lot if you think pilgrim will provide a plausible explanation for his stupid and fairly offensive comments regarding Charlies and his subsequent change of heart...... but we will see...

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  • Angie, we returned to Charlies the week before last and had a great meal. So as I have said previous, I can only speak as I find. The improvement in the Restaurant has been profound.

    Offline Georgie

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    « Reply #17 on: February 04, 2018 »
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  • Seems a lovely restaurant if you have to book in advance

    What are the prices like for example steak

    Do they offer a fixed priced menu

    Looking at posts the wine is excellent and good value and seems they have a wine area to choose from