Javea Grapevine Issue 183 2016 Two - Page 71

Restaurante PEIX i BRASES :  Denia ; drive north on sea front and go left at last roundabout into Plaza Benidorm.  Recommend 4-course midday menu-del-día on the ground floor.   Pavement  tables available.  Their upstairs restaurant is reported to be top quality (but very expensive).   Warning,  pay attention whether things they bring you, which you didn't ask for, are free or not!  Cuisine is original, high quality and excellently presented. (This entry sent in by a reader; slightly edited we await further comments). 96 578 5083 denia@peixibrases.com / www. peixibrases.com Restaurante REPUBLIC DENIA Attractive location at the end of the southern breakwater of Denia Harbour. We are receiving regular comments praising this Dutch owned restaurant. Screens are available for sport so best check before you go although this suggests that muzak could be a problem here? We hope to clarify this shortly. Attractively constructed and priced menu-del-dia. Best to join their mailing list. 96 643 0123. www.republicdenia.com info@republicdenia.com Restaurante SAL de MAR (Denia) : In the Hotel Posada del Mar, Plaza Drassanes on the front of Denia port.  Won "Best New Restaurant in Spain Award 2006".  With muzak.  Menu del dia c.€16.50.  Main courses c.€1524;   96 642.7766 / f. Tues   www. saldemar.net Restaurante LA SENIA : Avenida del Cid 3 (in Hotel Nou Roma, close under the castle walls on the inland side). Reports indicate this to have been a serious omission from the listing – confirmed by a rave review: This was indeed one of the best main meals I have had for some time.  Very well cooked & delicious……You need to go there to see just how good it is. We will do so soon. More comments, please. 96 643.2843 / www.restaurantelasenia. net / info@restaurantelasenia.net Restaurante LA SEU : C/ Loreto 59, Denia.   Astill great (formerly Michelinstarred) restaurant specializing in rice dishes.  Low muzak.  A must for visitors.  Ground floor  lunch menu €20 (evenings €22.00).  96 642.4478 / open daily /  info@ laseudenia.com  http://www.laseu.es/ Restaurante VENTA de POSA On the road out of Denia to the Marriott Hotel & Jesús Pobre.  We have been delighted to have rediscovered this old coaching inn and for a real Spanish experience this takes some beating.  Preceded by an excellent salad and 2-3 other starters - and then a rice-based soup - the excellent daily dish that follows forms the centre of their delicious menu-deldia at about €11.50 !  In terms of Spanish food this is almost unparalled in regard to quantity, quality and value. Many menus from €11.50 to