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La Pilastra del Torero

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Calle Arminan 1, Ronda, Spain
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Description: Restaurant in Ronda, Spain.

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Really good food if you choose wisely, unbeatable view!

We stopped in Ronda on our way from Granada to Seville and needed a place to get lunch just as a rainstorm came through. We stopped at La Pilastra del Torero because of the rain and the location. With the rain, our view was limited as we sat inside but the atmosphere was still pleasant with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 14, 2015
Sarah S
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English first
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

We stopped in Ronda on our way from Granada to Seville and needed a place to get lunch just as a rainstorm came through. We stopped at La Pilastra del Torero because of the rain and the location. With the rain, our view was limited as we sat inside but the atmosphere was still pleasant with enough patrons to be... More 

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Hønefoss, Buskerud, Norway
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

First: Fantastic wiew! Probably the best wiew from any restaurant in Ronda. Second: The food was terrible. We ate pizza, and the pizza was just like bad frozen pizza. Don't go there.

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Situated on one of the main tourist spots in Ronda I had very low expectations - the place is obviously a tourist trap due to its location and view. I was pleasantly surprised. The food is not gourmet but it doesn't have to be, the view is incredible and there are few places in the world where you can have... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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102 reviews 102 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Good food in a great location overlooking the gorge. Would certainly visit again next time we are in Ronda.

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Strathaven, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We had pre dinner drinks here. Its a great bar with a fantastic view over the gorge at Ronda. Can,t comment on the food.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Party of 7 people, 4 adults and 3 children, ordered 4 tapas selection, 1 fillet, 1 salad, 1 bull tail plus drinks. Apart from the last two courses that were judged acceptable, the first five were barely edible. In Spain tapas, that are generally served with bread whereas here is considered as a separate order billed 7.5euros. Fillet was good... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

we had bull's tail, had nothing to the with the good ones we had in sevilla, malaga, and madrid. Two small pieces of meat (with french fries!) came only, so different than the real ones in other spanish cities that has soft and tender meat. prices are expensive, only okay for a drink, but absolutely avoid for food. If you... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Lunch was good with a wonderful back drop of the gauge . service and food good and reasonably priced. We were not rushed and the views are spectacular.

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New York City, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

this place serves non authantic food that is not spanish although claimed to be spanish. the manager i think is not spanish. they also tried to charge us different prices than the menu, so be careful. this place works as a tourist trap at the very enterence of the city, move inside the town to find authantic andalusian food.

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Los Osos, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

No question about the views, and our waiter was attentive and very helpful. I had the salmon and it was as good as the view. Completely satisfying! The spaghetti, though, was a bit sad. Nothing interesting in the sauce, not even as good as the stuff in the jar back home. Overall a good experience but I can't recommend everything... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Arminan 1, Ronda, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Ronda

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International

Description

Restaurant in Ronda, Spain.

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