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San Rafael

Ctra National 340, Km 141.5, San Luis de Sabinillas, Manilva, Spain
+34 952 89 06 93
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“suckling pig” (33 reviews)
“black pudding” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Ctra National 340, Km 141.5, San Luis de Sabinillas, Manilva, Spain
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Returned again to San Rafael and had another excellant authentic Spanish meal in a lovely atmosphere with great service. Great experience thoroughly recommended.

Thank JackieStuart1
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

was very happy with the food first time me and my lady visited and we was very pleased .price is very fair as well . thanks to the team

Thank Danny F
Reviewed 17 March 2018

We were party of 8 who enjoyed steaks and seasonal artichoke appetizer. This is a great winter restaurant with warm & cozy interior.

Thank Bubbas2
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

An authentic Spanish restaurant with quaint decor and a good reputation locally for food. A place to go for a special night out as it's quite expensive in comparison to other places nearby. (That was what we were told). Restaurant was quaint and warm, the...More

1  Thank Gerry M
Reviewed 7 January 2018

San Rafael is a lovely traditional restaurant with excellent service. I would have given them 5 stars if it wasn't for the food poisoning. I think you will agree that my rating of 2 stars is generous considering our visit ended with 2 of the...More

1  Thank jkblack2018
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Excellent specialities - such as suckling pig and fish baked in salt (both very succulent). Cosy atmosphere, excellent service, and very good value. Some dishes only served for two (e.g. suckling pig 38 Euros for two) and large servings of all dishes..

Thank alanarcher2017
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

The first visit at Restaurant San Rafael and not the last. Nice food and friendly service with good atmosphere.

Thank Armann H
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Decent food but nowhere close to what I expected after reading reviews. Good starters, good wine, main course was disappointing, poor choice of side vegetables, same for every dish,

1  Thank Sister_Spite
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Authentic Spanish restaurant just outside of the main marina of Duquesa. All waiters very pleasant and efficient. They bring you a couple of tapas type starters and a very nice bread with oils, we chose not to have a starter , which was a good...More

Thank Bids88
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Had an excellent meal here, black pudding starter, lamb main and homemade icecream for dessert. Waiter's were friendly the food was cooked to perfection. House white wine was lovely very palatable according to my husband as was the sweet sherry. Do not drive pass this...More

Thank TiggerGRR
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3 May 2018|
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Response from alanarcher2017 | Reviewed this property |
I believe San Rafael is closed Thursday, but worth checking direct as this can be a moveable feast - if you can forgive the pun! Enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 29 - US$ 37
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ctra National 340, Km 141.5, San Luis de Sabinillas, Manilva, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Manilva  >  San Luis de Sabinillas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 89 06 93
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