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Bodegas Quitapenas

#1,094 of 1,487 Restaurants in Malaga
#1,150 of 1,553 Places to Eat in Malaga
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C/ Marin Garcia 4, 29005 Malaga, Spain
952602357
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Simple but good

Very good value. Quick efficient and effective service. We stopped for tapas and a few small beers. 3 of us and the bill was around 10e

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 7, 2015
255Roberv
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whilst wandering around Malaga on the 14th December we spotted this restaurant which was advertising a large variety of tapas of varying sizes. As this is just up our street, we settled down outside for a leisurely lunch. A VERY excellent red wine (ribera crianza) was 3 euros per copa and a cana of beer was 1.50E. We chose 3... More 

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Thank Linda H
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91 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

Very good value. Quick efficient and effective service. We stopped for tapas and a few small beers. 3 of us and the bill was around 10e

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Thank 255Roberv
San Francisco, California
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

In one of many quaint streets of Malaga I found this little bodega and was happy I did. Not fancy but really delicious tapas in the middle of the old city - you really enjoy the history and architecture and the food. The restaurant was founded in 1880. That alone speaks of the value you get here

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Thank Dmitry A
St Andrews, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

Beer good. Wine good. Shellfish great. A bit slow however. Although does it really matter? Razorclams are amazing. Sweet. Fresh. Garlicy. The vista is great too. Do yourselves a favour and learn a little Spanish too. It goes a long way.

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Thank Emm-Dub-Yah
London
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89 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Nothing fancy here - just good food served quickly in a bar environment. Bodegas Quitapenas is the major wine producer of the Malaga region, producing table wine and fortified wine in large quantities for largely domestic consumption in Andalucia. Their finos and PX dulce wines compete head to head with sherries from Jerez and wines from Montilla, but you would... More 

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Thank Stevev98
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 via mobile

The food was absolutely disgusting and actually quite expensive. A pile of anchovies, fried and totally unseasoned,tasted of nothing. It was indistinguishable from the aubergine, which was deep fried and had a chewy, unpleasant texture. Prawns were mushy and suspect. Service was unfriendly and they even had the cheek to charge for the bread, which was put on the table... More 

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Thank Kirsty D
competa
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83 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Excellent tapas serviced efficiently. There is nothing to dislike about this venue unless you are looking for a leisurely meal, it's fast tapas turnaround.

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Malaga, Spain
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144 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

If your looking for fancy cutlery and smart surroundings you will be disappointed but for truly lovely fish, cooked fresh , and with a good choice this is the place. It gets very busy around 2:30 and is a favourite with the locals. Always a good sign. I have visited twice and enjoyed the meal both times. I will return.... More 

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Thank SOFIE51
Bristol, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This reviews the one in the new port, so you would imagine it would be great, but no it was truly awful. We went on a sunny Sunday afternoon hoping for some nice drinks and a bit of tapas. Got shown to a table and left with one menu between 4. Waiter came over to take drinks order and we... More 

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Thank Jayne G
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

Good price, fair price and amazing food. The atmosphere is really nice and staff is really helpful. I will come back definitely. Give it a go.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: C/ Marin Garcia 4, 29005 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga>  > Centro
  • Neighborhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: 952602357

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish

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