Concept of Cookies
Cookies are a tool used by web servers to store and retrieve information about their visitors or users.
It is nothing more than a text file that some servers install during navigation and that allows to know information such as: the place from which you access, the time of connection, the device from which you access (fixed or mobile), the operating system and browser used, the most visited pages, the number of clicks made and data regarding the user’s behaviour on the Internet.
Likewise, it cannot read the cookies implanted in the user’s hard disk from other servers.
Why are they important?
The website is accessible without the need for cookies to be activated, although their deactivation may prevent them from functioning correctly.
From a technical point of view, cookies allow websites to function in a more agile way and adapted to the preferences of users, such as storing the language and currency of the country or detecting the access device.
They establish levels of protection and security that prevent or hinder cyber-attacks against the website or its users. They serve to optimize the advertising we show to users, offering the one that best suits their interests.
The user can configure their browser to reject all the cookies by default or to receive an on-screen warning of the reception of each cookie and decide whether or not to install it on their hard disk.
This acceptance may be revoked by means of the content and privacy configuration options available on the website. The Owner recommends its users to consult the help of their browser or access the help web pages of the main browsers: Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, Chrome.
Types of Cookies used on the Web
The user browsing the Web may find cookies inserted directly by the owner, or cookies inserted by entities other than the owner, as detailed in the following sections:
- * Session cookies, expire when the user leaves the page or closes the browser, ie are active while the visit to the website and therefore are deleted from our computer when you leave.
- * Own cookies are those cookies that are sent to the user’s computer and are managed exclusively by us for the best operation of the Website. The information we collect is used to improve the quality of our service and your experience as a user.
- * Third-party cookies, when the user interacts with the content of our website may also be set by third parties (for example, when pressing buttons on social networks or watching videos hosted on another website), which are those set by a different domain of our Website. We cannot access data stored in cookies from other websites when you browse those websites.
Third-party cookies: The website of www.restaurantelriu.com may use third-party services that, on behalf of www.restaurantelriu.com, collect information for statistical purposes, use of the Site by the user and for the provision of other related services with the activity of the Website and other Internet services.