We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Escalera

Calle Martin Carramolino 4, 05001 Avila, Spain
+34 920 21 11 74
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (4 reviews)
“home made” (2 reviews)
“dishes” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Martin Carramolino 4, 05001 Avila, Spain
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (265)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate in this small restaurant, having booked a table. We shared starters between four of us and then had excellent fillet steaks from Avila. There were also cod dishes in Portuguese style. Desserts were home made. We enjoyed our meal very much - food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

unfortunately we were the onlangs guests in the restaurant. We both ordered a 3-course menue; the main course of my wife was fish which had to be returned to the kitchen because it was served cold; my main course was a steak, itwas large but...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank a6922017
Reviewed 18 September 2018

called in one sunday afternoon for a drink and a bit of tapas, tapas was excellent due to the way we were treat decided to go back for evening meal in the cellar resturant the food was excellent the hospitality was amazing this was on...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank waynebash1
Reviewed 19 November 2017

This is a small restaurant with only about half a dozen tables in the basement of a small busy bar near the Mercado Chico. We were the only patrons in the restaurant. Despite the lack of windows, the space was attractive. All of the food...More

Date of visit: October 2017
2  Thank AndoverDan
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I went there and although I had not booked they found me a place. The restaurant is quite small. I ordered a Portuguese menu as Avila is well known for its good meat, so I had cod instead. It was nicely cooked and delicious. So...More

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank LatinC
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

There are not a lot of vegetarian restaurants to chose between in Ávila but this place was very nice. Good food and excellent service.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Solvicon
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Good local food with good service and local dishes; the croquetas have been great and also the arroz con leche

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank axgwl
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Best octopus dish I have ever had. The people at the restaurant were not English speaking but was very patient with me. Nothing more I can ask for as a tourist.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank compile
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We chose this little restaurant because of its positive opinions on Tripadvisor. And we are really enjoyed our meal, everything from the starter to the dessert was tasty. We paid 21€ for 2 "menu del dia" which included a bottle of wine. Really nice place...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Nordique14
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We stumbled on this restaurant while we were going to the Church of St. John the Baptist. I had seen the excellent reviews, so we made a reservation. They open for dinner at 8:30. The dining room is unpretentious. It is downstairs and has no...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank BornTraveling
Nearby HotelsSee all 30 hotels in Avila
Palacio de Monjaraz
284 reviews
.13 km away
El Encanto Hotel & Gastro Espacio
232 reviews
.16 km away
Hostal Alcantara
110 reviews
.19 km away
Parador de Avila
1,277 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Los Candiles
878 reviews
.10 km away
Soul Kitchen
1,204 reviews
.07 km away
La Alacena
346 reviews
.04 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Walls of Avila
4,695 reviews
.34 km away
Cathedral of Avila
1,729 reviews
.24 km away
Palacio Caprotti
91 reviews
.13 km away
Convento de Santa Teresa
510 reviews
.22 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from La Escalera staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Martin Carramolino 4, 05001 Avila, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Avila  >  Avila
  • Phone Number: +34 920 21 11 74
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing