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El Ancla Restaurante

Arrabal La Avenida s/n. | Urbanizacion Linda Vista Playa, 29670 San Pedro de Alcantara, Spain
+34 952 78 74 96
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Arrabal La Avenida s/n. | Urbanizacion Linda Vista Playa, 29670 San Pedro de Alcantara, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is just, what we where looking for. Very nice, stylish setting at the beach front. Exzellent food with great selection of fish and seafood. Good and very friendly service. We wish to come back again and again 👌

1  Thank Agnes A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A tranquill setting both options - ocean side or pool side. Selected pool side to enjoy last of the evenings sun. Great hospitality - waiters very pleasant and helpful. Menu extensive - portions huge - grilled vegetables as a starter was a meal in its...More

2  Thank rogerssusan1961
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We spend our day in the newly opened beachclub. El Ancla has his own parking area, a nice beachshop, a very big swimmingpool, a big bar, a big restaurant and a lovely area with sunbeds. Al together it is a pleasure to be there. The...More

2  Thank ChrP2013
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I rarely leave reviews as most place i dine are to say the least "average". I tend to prefer informing the community here of either "excellent" or "terrible" places as in general average is what we expect when paying "average prices". I was pleasantly surprised...More

2  Thank C_henderson1981
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Private beach club hidden in the back streets of town. You have a private pool or access to the beach. Lunch overlooking the sea in a first class ambience , fresh seafood , other food whatever you feel on the day. Totally recommend it and...More

1  Thank Maryam M
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We have eaten here several times and always had a lovely meal. The food is very nice but not exceptional and quite expensive. However, the location is stunning and more than makes up for the rest - hence we have returned and will be returning....More

4  Thank daisy2molly
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

This fabulous hidden gem on the sea has been modernized serving finest fish very Spainish lots of locals who know of it Open for lunch around the pool It's quite expensive They have an amazing clothing boutique also quite expensive Unusual restaurant you can also...More

3  Thank deborah c
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I can't recommend it more. Some dishes (boquerones al lemon, Sebiche de Lubina) are so perfect that I would not eat them anywhere else. Nice people and service. Big terrace right over the beach without sun shades, so if you fear the sun, you better...More

2  Thank ylegler
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Ordered a mixed seafood grill ( for 2 persons) and seafood paella (for two persons). There were 5 of us. The seafood grill for 2, came first. All 5 of us were stuffed by this time. Great food, wonderful service.

1  Thank Ibrahim V
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We had many family and friends´lunches here. It is traditional food. Nothing spectacular, a bit over prized but all in all very good. Love the pool area (salt water pool). Paula, who organizes the place is great! A family-run business, Cannot go wrong.

Thank eurogirl70
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Can children come to the restaurant and beach club?
1 July 2016|
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Response from psweet1952 | Reviewed this property |
We were there last week children were definitely welcome at both pool and restaurant. They are very busy now you may well need to book both pool and restaurant, though they do very good food at the poolside
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 33 - US$ 61
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
13:30 - 23:30
13:30 - 23:30
13:30 - 23:30
13:30 - 23:30
13:30 - 23:30
13:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arrabal La Avenida s/n. | Urbanizacion Linda Vista Playa, 29670 San Pedro de Alcantara, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  San Pedro de Alcantara
  • Phone Number: +34 952 78 74 96
  • E-mail
Ubicado en un lugar privilegiado a orillas del Mar Mediterraneo, en San Pedro de Alcantara, a pocos kilometros de Marbella, descubra Restaurante El Ancla. Un paraiso donde vivir momentos inolvidables y degustar todo el sabor del mar.
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