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El Rio

Calle Manuel Fernandez, 1, 29640 Fuengirola, Spain
+34 952664311
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Ranked #16 of 531 restaurants in Fuengirola
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Romford, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Had a very nice meal in this Restaurant with a good choice on the menu. The service was very good and there was a nice atmosphere. will eat there again and have no hesitation in recommending this restaurant.

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hamilton scotland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

I have been to EL RIO on many occasions thet food is fantastic especially te sirloin on a hotplate waiters are very efficient and freindly and the owner takes his time to speak to you overall first class food is excellent and if you just need a snack taoas el rio just across from it

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Cork, Ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I'm sitting here in el rio with my family, just had a cheese crepe it was to dye for. Waiters and staff all extremely pleasant .All the family were EXTREMELY happy with their meal. I can safely say we will be back!!!!!!

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Barnard Castle
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7 reviews 7 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

the menu of the day at 12.50 euro is absolutely first class. Only found this place on our last night which was a real shame.

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nottingham
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

just returned from fuengirola and miss el rio already.the tapas is a must,the meat fondue is a must,the steaks are a must,this place IS A MUST!!! staff are very friendly food is out of this world,i wish i could give it 10 stars!!! always busy,but always managed to get a table,i ate food there i would never of tried normally... More

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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Le rio is without a doubt one of the best restaurant in fengurola!!! We had a little trouble finding the place but was well worth it!! Had an amazing main meal of fondue beef then went back the next day for tapas, the tapas are unbelieveable!! So we went to watch the holland and Argentina game and eat tapas!!! What... More

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I have to add this review in response to the review posted by Stone0898. I was in El Rio myself for the England v Italy game, having had a meal there prior to kick-off (more about that in a second) I completely refute the accusations that a member of staff helped himself to their drinks. The staff at this restaurant... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Visited in June this year, as always perfect for a main meal or Tapas. Very good selection and service. Sensible prices.

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Macclesfield, UK
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Have visited El Rio many, many times over th last ten to fifteen years and it ha maintained its highstandard in all that time. We believe that Antonio the owner, his now grown up family who also work there and the rest of the staff are the key to its continuig success The food is always good and nicely presented... More

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Drogheda, Ireland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Antonio, who is the "main man" at the El Rio Restaurant in Los Boliches is a hard act to follow. He is well tuned into what's popular with his clientele so it's no surprise that his restaurant is as busy as it is. Great food, wide ranging menu, at good value prices, served by attentive Staff who will have you... More

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