Seasonal food: Cortegana “La Sierra gastronomy”

It has been much commented on the excellence of the Mediterranean cuisine, its ingredients and its benefits to our body. In our journey for searching of the culinary excellence, now the fate has wanted to transport us to Cortegana, a beautiful town in “La Sierra”, which has gained good reputation for its warm and friendly hospitality.

Today we stop at a particular establishment that we call attention for its uniqueness and attentive service

La Posada de Cortegana

Ctra. El Repilado – La Corte, Km. 2,5

Cortegana – Huelva – Spain

Phone: +(34)  959 50 33 17

The restaurant at Hotel Posada Cortegana will attend your necessities whether you are staying or coming from outside. There is a capacity for 110 people and  a smoke free are at this nice establishment. Enjoy its terrace at summer time and visit this privileged environment at the heart of “La Sierra”.

Open all year round except January (Mondays to Thursdays) and first two weeks of June.

Concha Vázquez, its director, is not only dedicated heart and soul to the hotel but she is involved in the day-to-day running of the restaurant. She adores good food and is the one who sets the ever-changing menu depending on the season’s raw materials and incorporating new concepts. As she says, “Our restaurant is based on creativity, a splash of genius and constant updates”.

Kitchen opening hours: 13.00 – 16.00 hours and 20.00 – 23.30 hours

Restaurant opening hours:

* January to June: Monday to Thursday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.and 8 p.m. to midnight. Friday to Sunday 8.00a.m. to midnight.

* July to September (first fortnight): Monday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to midnight.

* Second fortnight September to December: Monday to Thursday: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. to midnight. Friday to Sunday: 8 a.m. to midnight.

* Bank holidays, the day before bank holidays and long weekends: open from 8 a.m. to midnight.

Free parking facilities


Its most characteristic dishes are based on the delicious Iberian pork products such as tenderloin, spicy sausage and the renowned cured ham. You can also order any fine beef steaks, leg of lamb and lamb cutlets, other seasonal meats such as venison, quail, ostrich, rabbit and, of course, our speciality, oven-cooked suckling pig.


If you prefer fish, the “Cheff” can offer you many options, as bass, salmon, cod, hake, cuttlefish, tiger prawns and other seasonal fish such as corvine, tuna fish, monk fish or pink fish.

This varied menu also includes a variety of cold meats, cheese, salads, vegetables, rice dishes and local scrambled egg dishes. We have several vegetarian and low cholesterol dishes.
To finish up, you can’t leave without trying its reputed homemade desserts and cakes. Great selection of red, local white rosé and sparkling wines from different denominations of origin – young, “crianza” or “reserve”.


La Posada de Cortegana also can organise events such as hen parties and stag nights, weddings, christenings, company lunches and other events.
Restaurant bookings

You can book a table by phone at:
+ (34) 959 503 317
Mostly credit cards are accepted.

In summary, a highly recommended place under our humble opinion, where you will find a perfect harmony on quality – price, and that their owners claim to make friends rather than customers.

Mr. Sunshine valuation: ****