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Joanny Bar

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Plaza de Olvido, 29780 Nerja, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was OK, but the service really could have been better. It gets very busy, so they are doing something right! With all the choice in Nerja, though, I would go somewhere else.

Thank marlowbilly
Worcester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A lovley small,friedly,well run bar,which serves great food and great beer at a good price.Very relaxing with all the time in the world to enjoy,worth a visit.

Thank 166smoothie
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good quick service, good choice on the menu. We had weinerschnitzel with chips and salad 8 euros excellant. Lovely little place, eat inside or out but book for Saturday night. This little place has been here for a long time and the younger generation have taken over, they have updated the place but the food is still excellant value for... More 

Thank gillians555
Nerja, Spain
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99 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not much sets this restaurant aside from others in the area. More or less the same (very extensive) menu. Good cooking, nice service, and a fine plaza for outdoors eating. Good meeting spot.

Thank Viggotje
Durham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful fresh salads really big portions beautifully presented. Nothing too much for staff . lovely place to sit and chill

Thank howedoudo
North East England
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52 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

They say that indeed, and they're probably right. The salads are excellent, fresh and huge. They are so good that we visited this restaurant three times during a week's break. The rest of the menu also looked really good. The house wine was very nice and the service friendly and efficient. Prices are reasonable to low. We'll make straight back... More 

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Great Neck
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

My husband and I have made several trips to Nerja within the last few years, having wonderful old friends who live in Nerja, as well as dear friends from Madrid who join us there. Joanny has been our go-to cafe for lunches and dinners and never disappoints. I myself happen to be a vegetarian and the assortment of fresh vegetables... More 

Thank BobbyDK
Port Sunlight, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Great for snacks, coffee and lunch, great location with a sunny aspect, pleasant efficient service, well worth a visit!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Popped in to find it as busy as usual after a small break for the owners before xmas . Drinks are good as is service .. nice food and plenty of it . Nothing fancy but good stuff .

1 Thank cjgardens
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Stopped for lunch here in lovely quiet square. Lunch was excellent and very reasonably priced. Staff did not rush you but were attentive. Will definitely return.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza de Olvido, 29780 Nerja, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Nerja

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