Food Menu


At El Cortador Restaurant Folkestone, we make our dishes from traditional, classic recipes and many of our ingredients are sourced from Spain. All of our hot dishes are freshly made on the premises by our chefs. So, whether you like vegetables, rice, eggs, fish, meat or salads, we offer dishes for all tastes. The specials will change with the availability of seasonal local and Spanish produce.

Tapas Frias (Cold)

  • (v) Vegetarian (g) Gluten free (ve) Vegan

  • Aceitunas Mixtas

    £3.50

    Mixed Premium Green & Black Olives (v) (g) (ve)

  • Almendras Tostados Marcona

    £3.00

    Roasted Marcona Almonds (v) (g) (ve)

  • Pan y Alioli

    £2.50

    Bread & Garlic Mayonnaise (v)

  • Pan Solo

    £2.00

    Bread (v)

  • Boquerones en Vinagre

    £4.00

    Marinated Anchovies in Olive Oil and Garlic (g)

  • Manchego Queso

    £4.00

    A classic Spanish cheese made from the milk of sheep from the Manchega breed

    D.O, extra mature and a side of Quince Jelly (v) (g)

  • Jamón Serrano y Queso

    £5.00

    Hand Carved Gran Reserva Serrano Ham & Manchego Cheese (g)

  • Piquillos Rellenos

    £3.80

    Roasted Red Peppers stuffed with Goats Cheese & Chives (v) (g)

  • Ensaladilla de Rusa

    £3.90

    Homemade classic Spanish Salad with Tuna, Potatoes, Eggs, Carrots, Peas,

    Onion & Mayonnaise. Served with Breadsticks.

  • Ensaladilla de Garbanzos

    £3.80

    Homemade Chickpea and Goats Cheese Salad with Tomatoes, Onions,

    Red & Green Peppers (v) (g)

  • Ensalada de la Casa

    £4.00

    Mixed Salad with lettuce, Tomatoes, Onion & Olives (v) (g)

  • Plato de Carne

    £7.95

    A Sharing Board of 4 Spanish cured meats with a side of Spanish Cheese and Quince Jelly

    (Serrano Ham, Chorizo, Cured Pork & Spanish Sausage) (g)

Tapas Calientes (Hot)

  • Daily specials also available

  • Calamares

    £4.90

    Squid Rings coated in our Light Batter

  • Pinchitos de Pollo

    £4.90

    Chicken Skewers Marinated with Cumin, Coriander,

    Garlic & Lime (g)

  • Gambas al Ajillo

    £5.60

    Garlic Peeled King Prawns (g)

  • Chorizo al Vino

    £4.80

    Spicy Chorizo in Red Wine (g)

  • Tortilla Española

    £4.20

    Classic Spanish Omelette with Potato & Onion (v) (g)

  • Patatas Bravas

    £3.90

    Fried Potatoes with Spicy Brava Sauce (v) (g)

  • Pimientos de Padrón

    £4.00

    Fresh Sweet Padron Peppers (v) (g)

    1 in 30 has a fiery kick!

  • Champinones al Ajillo

    £3.80

    Garlic Mushrooms in Olive Oil (v) (g)

  • Paella Mixta

    £5.00

    Portion of Meat & Seafood Paella (g)

  • Albóndigas

    £4.80

    Mixed Beef & Pork Meatballs in our Homemade Tomato Sauce

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