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Puerto de la Duquesa, Manilva, Spain
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Entertaining staff, great food. Very nice food. I enjoyed my lunch after half day fishing in Duquesa.

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Thank Jan A
Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Ate here for the first time. Wasn't disappointed. As a vegetarian, I found plenty of options whilst my husband enjoyed a choice of meaty mains. Good, quick, friendly service. Reasonable prices. Would visit again.

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Thank GillyGee2013
County Cork, Ireland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

Absolutely fabulous here for food and great staff. Always a fab welcome! Roll on Summer 2017. Our favourite restaurant in Duquesa :)

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Thank Katzben5
Cork, Ireland
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

For informal dining The Mexican is hard to beat but I really love the Crispy BBQ Chicken Wings and Dates Wrapped in Bacon as starters. The restaurant has a wheelchair accessible toilet (short a few rails) but functional

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Thank Declan G
London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Had a meal here when visiting Duquesa - great food, great service.... met the owner who recommended the meal we chose and really enjoyed! Will certainly return!

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Thank Denis C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Starter- combo platter 4* perfect for two people wanting to try a few different Mexican dishes homemade condiments and perfect appetiser size potions. Main- chicken and steak fajitas. 4* very we presented. Nice placement on sizzling plate. Lacks salad which I believe would go well in the fajitas also to little cheese for the 4 wraps you receive. I like... More 

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Thank Jose L
Poole, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Very good service .clean and tidy .very tasty food .can not fault the place .ideal views over the port .

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Thank Peter M
Gothenburg, Sweden
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

When we got there it took a long tme before we got any attention. My wife ordered (finally) Chili con carne and I ordered Fajita Chicken. When we got the food my Fajita was burned, had to leeve half of it. The rice to the Chili con carne arrived when we almost were finished. The location if great but the... More 

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Thank Travellerintheworld1
Glasgow
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Top service, lovely people serving you and really well prepared food makes this place a solid dining option in Duquesa Port. The owner has a real understanding of customer needs and consistently delivers to it. We are never disappointed at what we order and keep on coming back, mostly because the standard is consistent. Favourites are fajitas, burgers, wings, chilli... More 

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Aachen, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I spotted a sign for The Mexican Grill & Bar on our way back from Gibraltar. Great staff, very friendly and fun! The meal was excellent! Wonderful flavors and taste! Definitely recommend! Best Mei an food we have had since moving to Europe 4 1/2 yrs ago.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Puerto de la Duquesa, Manilva, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Manilva

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