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Plaza de España, 16
Vejer de la Frontera
Cádiz 11150
Spain
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Open all day from 1100 for teas, coffees & pastries.
Lunch 1300 to 1600
Dinner 1930 to 2300
Open every day
Open all year*
*Closed refurbishment
20.01.20 to 25.01.20

Chef's suggestions at the Califa

  • Something different this winter

Every two weeks throughout the winter our head chef Khadija Essaadi offers you a variable selection of her favourite dishes at the Jardín del Califa.

Khadi's suggestions

1st. to 14th. October 2019

Moroccan Lentil soup - 5,80 €

Hummus with beetroot - 6,50 €

Kefta with chicken, pistachio and dill with a tahini sauce - 16,00 €

Fish pastela with shredded kunafa and a fish sauce - 17,50 €

Quince poached with amontillado sherry and cardamom served

with vanilla ice cream - 6,30 €

15th. to 28th. October 2019

Ensalada fattoush 7,10 €

Guiso de alubias con almejas 7,50 €

Kefta de corvina con salsa tahini verde 17,00 €

Tagine de cordero con membrillo y pasas 16,30 €

Hazelnut milk pudding - 6,30 €

From October to May here at the Jardín del Califa we offer a range of Chef's specialties as chosen and prepared by Khadija Essaadi our restaurant manager and executive Chef. Every two weeks the suggestions menu changes with five new different dishes on the menu including one of our extra special desserts. We love to offer some classics such as 'Roast chicken with clementines and Arak' or 'M’Hencha - A pastry spiral of fish, squid and prawns with a seafood sauce'  and sometimes something a little different such as 'Quail with grapes, honey and za'atar'. If you are a vegetarian then we always have something special to offer such as the 'Cous cous of Fennel sautéed with Tomato and Sumac' or a 'Mango and roasted beetroot salad with Feta cheese' or our wonderful 'Shawarma of cauliflower with pomegrante, pinenuts and rose petals' . The lunch hours are quiet during the week in winter - just drop in. For weekends and dinner we recommend you book in advance - we are always busy! 

¡Buen provecho!

Khadija Essaadi, Executive chef and restaurant manager of the Jardín del Califa