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Bar la Alberca

Calle Encina 53, 29109 Tolox, Spain
+34 952 48 73 35
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“sardines” (3 reviews)
“flan” (2 reviews)
“calamari” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish
Calle Encina 53, 29109 Tolox, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paco's restaurant has amazing views from the sunny terrace. Staff and local diners are all very friendly. As others have mentioned, there was no menu. Pace checks how hungry you are and brings out the food. The tomato salad with olive oil and wine vinegar...More

Thank BJDorani
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Went to this little place in Tolox with a friend. Well was I Wowed! Amazing food drink service and so friendly. Views are Fantastic and I will go back on my next visit to Tolox. Paco and his team made us so welcome and I...More

Thank catherinemccauley59
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We ended up here by chance on a drive through the mountains. There are spectacular views over the surrounding countryside from the patio. We ended up relying on the waiter's recommendation for what to eat and were not disappointed. We ended up sharing some local...More

Thank Uppsala2012
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is a traditional family run restaurant also known as Paco's. Copy the Spanish, order your food by the plate and share with your friends. If you don't speak Spanish there is a menu in English - just ask for it! Highly recommended is the...More

Thank spanishrose1952
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Have visited Paco's bar as its also known on many occasions. Always friendly and welcoming and serving food of a good quality. The seafood dshes are partlcularly good and the owners offer a good choice. I've found it best to order a selection of different...More

1  Thank Steve O
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is a very basic but good restaurant in a white village just over 30 minutes drive from Marbella. The food is fresh and served by friendly efficient staff. We shared a number of plates but the calamari and rosada were exceptionaly good. Salads are...More

Thank david s
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We went on the strength of the tripadvisor reviews and we were not disappointed. We shared 3 dishes; albondigas, sardines, conejo and they were all really tasty - I wish we could have gone for more but as it turned out, we were full after...More

Thank Jon034
Reviewed 12 June 2016

This is my favourite place to eat in Tolox. Paco and his brother Juan are wonderful hosts and the food is excellent. The ambience in the bar is wonderful and the place, on most days, is very busy.

Thank Madge3268
Reviewed 31 August 2015

At first, we thought we'd found just a bar, but it turned out to be both bar and restaurant. We went with the flow and allowed Paco, the boss, to guide us. The food he produced was very straightforward - things such as a simple...More

Thank Cardorojo
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Commonly known as Paco's in the town, this family run restaurant has been operating in Tolox for over 20 years. They have menus but are seldom needed, Paco will simply tell you what's the dish of day. The service is first class, the food delicious,...More

Thank Julzdubai
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John M
11 August 2017|
Response from catherinemccauley59 | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry I don't know. However you can go on their page and message them. Its well worth a visit. Enjoy and have a drink for me there! Cheers X

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Encina 53, 29109 Tolox, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Tolox
  • Phone Number: +34 952 48 73 35
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