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Avenida Federico Garcia Lorca 12, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 952 56 47 73
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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195 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

The restaurant can get crammed inside so ask for an outdoor table, it is much nicer. I had the set menu, which varies from day to day. I arrived close to midday closing and most of the options were gone. Still I had a nice meal and was surprised by the large portions! The lentils were cooked perfectly and the... More 

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 November 2016

There is nothing bad that can be said about this place. It is a totally authentic, family run (padres y hijo) restaurant. As others have said; if you want a taste of 'real Spain' look no further. We visit this place everytime we are in Spain and for me thats 4 or 5 times and my partner 6 or 7... More 

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Thank Dennis_Duke
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109 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

If you want to get the feel for what real Andalusian bar is this is it. On a main road in the town centre and tables and chairs outside on the street. You can watch the world go by very easily. There are always locals in here and you can see why. Very cheap in comparison to some bars around.... More 

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Thank Gwizard1
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1,557 reviews
1,209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 609 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

I sat at table outside and after 5 mins I ordered a coffee. Two guy continued to set out a few more chairs. After another 5 mins he came to reconfirmed my order. After another 5 he said they would not be long. Seems like they were just opening - after 11AM. After another 5 minutes I got up and... More 

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Thank Paulsmithcasty
Oldham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2015 via mobile

This is a typical Spanish bar that you should try to get a taste of "the real Spain " food is excellent.This is our local when we visit Spain

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Thank frank M
Benalmadena, Spain
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Reviewed 3 April 2014

Soups are especially good. Food made by "mom" of this family-run neighborhood restaurant/bar. It's a relaxing place we always go back to.

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Thank Gjpereira
London
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263 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2011

Relaxing, reasonable prices and 100% Spanish,, GREAT.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Federico Garcia Lorca 12, Benalmadena, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Benalmadena
  • Phone Number: +34 952 56 47 73

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