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Restaurante Yerbaguena

Carretera de la estacion s/n | Campillos, 29320 Malaga, Spain
34 952 722 320
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Ranked #46 of 1,173 restaurants in Malaga
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Antequera, Spain
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This must be our eighth visit and it is still the highlight of our visit to Spain. We still have not found a restaurant to compare especially at Javier`s reasonable prices. Four of us had a birthday bash and we asked Javier to select some special wines. The gentle oak aged Alella was brilliant. Pushing the boat out for top... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Ate this here in May for the third time over the last few years-what a wonderful wonderful place to eat that you would never find unless someone told you about it. We had the tasting menu that was just sensational in both quality of flavour and presentation. Javier is such an amazing host with such a knowledge of wine and... More

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Malaga, Spain
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71 reviews 71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Another wonderful, wonderful experience at YerbaGuena. From the moment you arrive you are welcomed by Javier and his team. My first drink was a great little sparkling white wine from Barbadillo - a lovely alternative to cava - and made in Andalucia too! Love it. We enjoyed excellent seasonal dishes prepared by the very talented chef Fran - with interesting... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

Could be the best restaurant we have ever been to. The tasting menu was out of this world and very good value. We went to celebrate a special occasion and returned two days later it was so good. The second time we went the tasting menu was totally different and equally as good, really impressive. Thankyou Javier and Fran

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

We had a very warm welcome from the owner and all the staff at Yerbaguena. This place is a labour of love and it shows. The food and drinks (sherry, wine, cocktails) were superb. The chargrilled squid and the mushroom and prawn ravioli starters were simply amazing. I cant recommend this restaurant highly enough. Don't miss it! Word of warning:... More

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UK
Top Contributor
154 reviews 154 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

I have reviewed this restaurant twice before and we have visited a few times in the intervening period; there has been absolutely no drop-off in standards which remain excellent. It is in an unexpected location for a fine restaurant, but well worth the trip. Last time we had the 'tasting menu' which contained some superb and intense flavours and which... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

You are unlikely to find this wonderful restaurant unless you know it or it is recommended but boy is it worth finding!! In Javier you have the perfect host who will talk you through all the food and drink options with interest and huge amounts of passion. We went in a party of four and ate from the "tasting menu"... More

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New York City, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

I have to say that I was surprise by this place. The service was excellent, good quality food and beautifuly presented. I loved my oysrters, for sure its a place you want to come back , we all enjoyed it very much.

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Malaga
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

We went as a party of four for lunch.. Good points. Nice restaurant, intimate, Wonderful host and a lovely welcome.Food beautifully cooked. Minus points. Two of our guests wanted their meat well done, they were advised this would make the meat tough, so they compromised on having the meat medium. Duck and Beef in question. Too underdone for their liking.... More

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Malaga, Spain
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

We went as a small family party of 3 on Xmas Day for lunch (our third visit). Once again we chose the degustation menu which was fantastic...........we started with super fresh French oysters. I love the fact that you know you are going to get amazing fresh, seasonal food cooked and presented wonderfully. We placed our wine choices firmly in... More

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