Carnicero Loco; A new concept for meat lovers in a lovely setting of the old town in Altea

A short time ago this unique restaurant for the grill and good meat lovers, opened its doors and at Spain Life we tell you all about this peculiar and fantastic restaurant called Carnicero Loco. Keep reading because this is not going to leave anyone indifferent and is going to give a lot to talk about.


Carniceno Loco is located in the church square in the old village of Altea, its decoration is something absolutely out of the ordinary and makes this restaurant extraordinary. The interior of the restaurant is perfectly designed and all details are well cared for and offer a very elegant and cosy atmosphere.




The bar offers a trendy atmosphere with high tables where to enjoy tapas and drinks in a very cool way.




The first floor has two small cozy rooms and their lovely rooftop offers a magnificent view over the bay of Altea and Calpe. It is a luxury for the endless summer evenings.





And now let’s talk about its cuisine and history. Carnicero Loco is run by Michael originally from Holland, and Nancy from Switzerland. Both have a background in hospitality, as well as a shared passion for gastronomy. After working together for a few years and after the success of their restaurants in Holland, they decided to embark on the adventure of Carnicero Loco and bring the same concept to Altea.




It is a different steakhouse concept where the decor is unlike any other restaurant of its kind and leaves you speechless. They specialize in grilled meat on charcoal and we can truly tell you that the meat you will find here is not often seen in the area, you will only taste the best quality meats which makes this restaurant a barbecue lovers paradise. All of their fantastic dishes are prepared on the charcoal grill from their open kitchen.































Chef Michael is proposing a wide range of first quality grain-fed meat. All the steaks are grilled on charcoal such as Entrecote, Solomillo, Rib-eye, Tomahawk, and much more.


Food lovers will also be delighted with their famous slow-cooked ribs, their brisket burger (slow-smoked beef, 7 days of preparation), and their home-smoked salmon.

But not only that is possible in this versatile restaurant, at Carnicero Loco you can taste not only succulent grilled meat dishes but much more such as grilled seafood cooked to perfection.


It also offers attractive cocktails for you to enjoy for example on the summery terrace with a Mediterranean flair, a tasty glass of wine in the elegant interior, or fun tapas in the bar.




























It is a restaurant with a multitude of options for everyone, family meals, relaxed get-togethers with friends, or a special date on the cool rooftop looking out over the beautiful views.


Although this is only a glance of their menu, however, it’s all about their cuisine, atmosphere, and feeling welcome that makes this place well worth a visit. Just come, discover by yourself and enjoy!  



Wednesday – Friday: 17.00 – 01.30

Saturday – Sunday: 14.00 – 01.30

From June 23rd

Monday – Sunday: 17.00 – 01.30 (7 days a week)


Contact details:

Phone: 966 19 80 04 / Whatsapp: 622 52 41 39 (for bookings as well)

Instagram: carnicero_loco_altea

Facebook: carnicero loco altea

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