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Sands Bistro

Avenida Purisima 1 | Playa Del Cura, 03182 Torrevieja, Spain
+34 965 71 28 99
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (7 reviews)
“pie” (4 reviews)
“mixed grill” (2 reviews)
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European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida Purisima 1 | Playa Del Cura, 03182 Torrevieja, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was really good. Good choice of starters and desserts. The Sunday roast was delicious and I would recommend this place for Sunday dinner.

Thank Jonesmorgan
Reviewed 27 August 2018

visited the restaurant for the first time great experience the food was excellent well presented good choice of drinks well worth a visit

Thank karla108
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Third time I have visited this restaurant after finally trying it last year after 20 years of visiting Torrevieja. Seriously could not criticise anything about this restaurant. The food is excellent and the husband/wife team could not do anything better than they do. Great choice,...More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant again on our stay in torrevieja were there for 3weeks so we had 3 sunday dinners fabulous got to give it 5star so much to choose from great host very good value for money highly recommend for anyone visiting we always look...More

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 20 July 2018

loved this restaurant - excellent service, friendly, homely, classy, clean, relaxed and super tasty food.

1  Thank Hannah M
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Went here tonight (13/7/18) after living here many years ago to try again. Wasn’t disappointed, same people who gave excellent service and same superb food and plenty of it, would highly recommend this family owned Bistro, would advise booking though 👍

1  Thank BBChef61
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Visited here with a friend who said you will be impressed, I can say, I certainly was the menu, so much to choose from, three courses for silly money, cooked and served by very friendly staff, who provide a great meal in lovely surroundings. You...More

Thank mars10jon
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Usually visit several times during our holidays knowing that we will receive excellent service and first class food. Took some friends with us this time who had never been before. They were very impressed and said they would definitely come again next time they were...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 22 June 2018

We decided to come for Sunday lunch with our group of Sunday golfers, based on a recommendation by a couple who play with us and eat here regularly. We were not disappointed, so much so we are booked tomorrow for Sunday lunch, and looking forward...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I have been coming to this restaurant for over 25 years and the food and service are simply fantastic. Catering for all tastes and nothing is too much trouble. I can not rate this family run restaurant high enough. It's a must if you are...More

Thank mandymartin7
kazanddaveTorrevieja, Owner at Sands Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thanks guys . See you soon 😎

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Questions & Answers
5 September 2018|
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Response from kazanddaveTorrevieja | Property representative |
Yes , we have a full gluten free menu . The chef is gluten free so understands about your dietary needs .
Eleri O
6 June 2018|
Response from Pauline H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, no problem!
4 November 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
While we were there ,the owner Dave was telling us about how busy they get at Christmas time,so as Richard B says get booked up quick .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$51
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Purisima 1 | Playa Del Cura, 03182 Torrevieja, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Valencian Country  >  Province of Alicante  >  Costa Blanca  >  Torrevieja
  • Phone Number: +34 965 71 28 99
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We are a small family run English Restaurant. We have been established for 30 years here in Torrevieja. We love to cater for special occasions .We pride ourselves on attention to detail, fresh local ingredients, and the best service. We cook everything fresh to order so can accommodate various dietary request. The restaurant is situated on the main road running behind the playa del cura beach. Diners are seated on 2 levels with a maximum of 36 covers. We offer a 3 course set menu for 17,50€ with different specials daily, on Sunday we serve our popular and traditional Sunday roast lunchtime and evening only 13€ . Bookings are advisable as we fill up quickly.
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