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El Farolito

#15 of 1,359 Restaurants in Malaga
Certificate of Excellence
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Barbecue, Grill, Argentinean
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Beatas 14, 29008 Malaga, Spain
+34 657 97 32 13
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7:30 am - 12:00 am
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Mon - Sat 7:30 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Late Night
Description: "El Farolito, a restaurant with authentic Argentinean flavor where you...
"El Farolito, a restaurant with authentic Argentinean flavor where you feel at home"
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  • 3
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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The place is a little cramped but the service was good and so was the food nice atmosphere would return on our next mini break thanks.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Jackie B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The place is a little cramped but the service was good and so was the food nice atmosphere would return on our next mini break thanks.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

A wonderfull little place in Malaga. The resturant is small and a bit tight, but the atmosphere is great. The staff was very friendly and attentative. I had a rump steak that was very tastefull and perfectly cooked. worth a visit

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

A tiny well decorated place with Argentinian grill. I liked using radios & typing machines as decor. Expect focus on high protein. Flank steak was one of the best rare cooked steaks I have had. Delicious chorizo, have it with no addition, so you could enjoy the taste. They open after 20:15.

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed visit tonight. The rump steaks were excellent, tender and juicy and the service was spot on, efficient and friendly. Will return again before end of holiday.

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wigan
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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

El Farolito is literally round the corner from the Hotel Del Pintor (where we stayed). So glad we booked a table as we were walking past early last Saturday evening. We arrived at 9pm and it was pretty quiet - by the time we left it was packed to the rafters inside and out. The menu is small (brilliant) we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Had a really good meal at this place, very friendly service. The steak was cooked just the way we asked!!! Beer was good to and cheap!

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motherwell
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

The wife really fancied a steak on our last weekend in Malaga, and I came across this one not too far from where we were staying from reviews on tripadvisor. We arrived about 830 on the Saturday night, all tables outside in use or reserved, but inside was empty barring a couple more reserved signs, so we choose a table... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 via mobile

A small restaurant on a quiet street off Plaza de Uncibay in the centre of Malaga with a rustic feel and a definite focus on the food. The menu is small but all of the dishes are carefully prepared with quality ingredients but steak is the star of the show. We ate here twice during our stay, the first time... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Wow, so now I have to question whether or not I will ever trust trip advisor for restaurant reviews. I fly apprx 80000 miles a year, traveling to as many as 15-20 countries a year. My colleagues and I have eaten in the best places in the world. (Just so you understand that we are extremely experienced.) The appetizers were... More 

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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

this is a great little steak restaurant. Opens around 2000 and the owners are more than helpful and welcoming. Prices are excellent value, the steak is cooked to your exact requirements on what can only be described has the cleanest bbq I have ever seen. Look this place out it is well worth a visit. 3 x rump steaks a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Beatas 14, 29008 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 657 97 32 13

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 26
  • Cuisine: Barbecue, Grill, Argentinean

Description

"El Farolito, a restaurant with authentic Argentinean flavor where you feel at home"
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
7:30 am - 12:00 am

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