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Restaurante De Sal

#457 of 1,371 Restaurants in Malaga
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C/Alarcon Lujan, 1, Malaga, Spain
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lovely food in the heart of Malaga!

On a blisteringly hot day, this great restaurant was a welcome oasis. Well-priced and freshly cooked, it made a great lunch venue. Particularly good was the whitebait/green peppers/eggs dish - unusual but delicious!

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 4, 2013
Paul W
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UK
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37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Amsterdam
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290 reviews 290 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

Looks nice, but the food is very disappointing. A hamburger cooked dry, on a poor bun, without any sauce but with really bad french fries. An omelet that was still running, with undefined ingredients (were they mushrooms or foie gras??). Waitress did not speak any English and did not understand what we wanted half of the time. Cannot recommend it.

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UK
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

On a blisteringly hot day, this great restaurant was a welcome oasis. Well-priced and freshly cooked, it made a great lunch venue. Particularly good was the whitebait/green peppers/eggs dish - unusual but delicious!

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Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
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79 reviews 79 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

During our stay of 5 days in Malaga we have been here several times, for coffee, breakfast and dinner. The food was always very tasteful and the service was very good. It is placed just outside the main-shopping area and it's a lively place. Try this restaurant!

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Barcelona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

They have perfect tortilla de patata and pitufos, you have to try! They have fresh traditional food and staff is great

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London, Canada
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103 reviews 103 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

We were looking for dinner in the pedestrian shopping area of Malaga and a found it a bit overwhelming to try and find somewhere inviting. The server Tanya at DeSal patiently explained that the kitchen didnt open until 8pm, and we could either come back or sit and enjoy tapas and wine etc. We decided to stay for wine as... More 

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Hammerfest, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013 via mobile

Went here twice with my family, and the impression was very good regarding both service and food. We ordered both tapas and main dishes, and everyhing was very tasty, delicately presented and reasonably priced, considering the more "modern" take on spanish food. The beer was also remarkably fresh and perfectly chilled to my taste. Recommended!

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italia
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225 reviews 225 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
184 helpful votes 184 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

We went there after a strolling in the city center for some tapas and a drink, the drinks were pretentious and non sense, my sangria was a glass of small pieces of ice with a bad tasting wine that has nothing to do with sangria and was totally out of time for winter, the mini octopus skewers were old and... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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73 reviews 73 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

We had a very enjoyable dinner here. The food was very good and the service was of a high standard. Cost was very reasonaqble

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Malaga, Spain
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

I would like to start off saying that, my wife and I have a business in Malaga that serves as a "concierge" service to a good amount of guests coming to enjoy the city on vacation.... After some bad feedback from various guests, we decided to try out De Sal for ourselves. This experience was not good from the moment... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

Very modern style a bit different from the traditional spanish restaurant.Great Tapas, friendly staff and good location.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: C/Alarcon Lujan, 1, Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish

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