From the 4th to 10th March 2013, you can treat your taste buds to the authentic flavour of the Costa Blanca as restaurants in Torrevieja & Orihuela Costa take part in “Arroces de Torrevieja“, a festival dedicated to the humble paella!
This is a perfect excuse for locals and tourists enjoy the rich cuisine and gastronomy of the region, in the best local restaurants and with a mouth watering menu which is also great value for money! You will be able to try a wide variety of paella dishes so typical of this region ofSpain, including: octopus, vegetable, squid, anchovies, seafood, pot rice paella… the list goes on!
25 restaurants are taking part, offering menus which include a minimum of two starters, paella, dessert, drink and coffee, all for just 22.50 Euros per person!
Full details of all participating restaurants and their menus are available, in Spanish, on the special website created by the Hoteliers Association of Torrevieja: www.torreviejagastronomica.com
The restaurants are also shown on this handy map:
You can see the map full size by clicking here.
Finally, if you’d ever wanted to make a paella yourself, why not check out this handy recipe.
Also in: Spanish