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Quitapenas

C/ Marin Garcia 4 | 29005, Malaga, Spain (Centro)
952 602 357‎
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Ranked #757 of 1,150 restaurants in Malaga
Cuisines: Spanish
Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Centro
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Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Centro
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  • Dutch first
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  • German first
  • Japanese first
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English first
Malaga, Spain
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We went there with a Groupon ticket, at the end we had less food for a higher price than in any other "chiringuito" that you can find on the Costa del Sol. The food was poor, without any taste, except for the squids that were acceptable. Also the service could be better, the waiters were quite unfriendly.

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San Pedro de Alcantara, Spain
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39 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

We were so looking forward to a nice supper and an evening at Teatro Cervantes to see a performance of Beethoven 9. followed by Carmina Burana. It was just as well that we had left plenty of contingency time for the journey, however we had not allowed for the chaos that the un-signposted diversion in the middle of Malaga was... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

I treated friends to the lobster and rice meal advertised by this restaurant using a voucher via Groupon.es. This meant that I apparently paid less than the normal menu price but that shouldn't have compromised the quality. The waiters were very friendly and service was fine. There was evidence of the lobster shell etc but negligible meat. All four of... More

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Sligo, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

Went twice for lunch and it was a good example of the typical seafood Malaga has to offer. The very hard-working waiters are friendly and make you feel welcome.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

The fish here is delicious, the atmosphere and setting so Spanish. We seem to be drawn back to it on each visit. This is a taste of Malaga and well worth a visit.

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60 reviews 60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

We ate at the little restaurant which is next door to a florist. We sat right outside right next to the service window. We ordered what we could in Spanish, and the waiters were wonderfully patient and enjoyed some laughs with us in broken english. We ordered seafood - grilled prawns, calamari and grilled clams, each dish was delicious and... More

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57 reviews 57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2011 via mobile

We've been to this restaurant several times. We make it a habit to eat here everytime we go to Malaga roughly 2-3 times each visit. The Bacalao is the best we've tasted and they do their own wines too which is good. I visited again but this time on my own. I went on my first day and ordered the... More

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