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Restaurante Venta El Charco

#46 of 1,571 Restaurants in Malaga
Certificate of Excellence
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Los Ventorros | Los Romanes, Malaga, Spain
+34 952 55 45 40
13:00 - 00:00
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Tue 17:00 - 00:00
Wed - Sun 13:00 - 00:00
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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a lovely evening at El Charco restaurant. The staff were friendly and the food was delicious. Mammoth steaks were served piping hot (sizzling on the plate) & were cooked as requested.

Thank Anna M
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely relaxed restaurant, with great food. We ate there a few times during a recent holiday in Los Romanes and didnt one have a bad meal. Lovely outside dining area too over looking the lake.

Thank Mark B
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Went here a few times the last time I was over in Spain ... I'm back again and already booked to go twice more in next few days ... food was fantastic .. great atmosphere.. perfect for any occasion .. highly recommended ..

Thank 666mhp
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Visited on 21st October with friends to celebrate my partners birthday. Our friends are regular visitors and live local. Very busy but great food and a great evening. We will remember the evening for many years! Thanks very much.

Thank Martin T
Dorset, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Food was good, always busy, with courteous staff. Good value for money. Lots of variety on the menu, so something for everyone.

Thank Lovelies6156
Stamford, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Miguel has spent a lot of money re fashioning the outside, so is now very clean and pleasant. The inside always was. Fab food and drinks. Now seems to have the smoking problem from ex-pats solved!

Thank Baloo53
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84 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

I have made two visits to El Charco in the last few days so waited until I had eaten two times before reviewing. This is truly steak cooking of the highest standard, Perhaps the most impressive part of the experience is the clever guide produced by the waiter to explain How the steak is to be cooked. Why don't we... More 

Thank kpf1987
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Stopped for lunch sat outside so as to enjoy the view across to the mountains. We were the only table outside. I had the Iberican Pork, friend the 1kg steak. Pork was the best I have ever tasted, full of flavour and so tender, just grilled with salt and pepper. Service was excellent, staff very friendly. Well worth the drive.

Thank Pat H
London, United Kingdom
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123 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Miguel and his team in this family owned restaurant have created, and sustain, a distinctive and hugely enjoyable culinary experience. All food in the uncomplicated menu is fresh, attractively presented, in generous portions, and superbly cooked. The wine list isn't extensive, but provides sufficient options to satisfy the discerning palate. Service is swift, knowledgeable, yet pleasingly unobtrusive. We'll be back!

Thank borrum
Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We visit this restaurant fairly frequently as it is by far the best in the area. The steaks are always consistently of a very high quality and just melt in the mouth. We also love their pork dishes and salmon which always tastes fresh and moist. Unfortunately our last visit was at the weekend when they had live music. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
13:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Los Ventorros | Los Romanes, Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 952 55 45 40

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?