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Calle Merida, 3, 29780 Nerja, Spain
+34 952526965
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice beach-side BBQ

West side of Nerja, just above a beautiful 300-yard stretch of beach, this barbacoa is perfectly decent. We didn't try any of the seafoods but the soup and sandwiches were fine.

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
Flink-McLaughlin
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Stockholm, Sweden
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41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Nerja, Spain
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We stopped here this afternoon whilst walking along the seafront. What a mistake! The waiter who took our order was surly to the point of rudeness. We ordered two crepes, one plain with vanilla ice cream and one banana crepe with ice cream - not a complicated order. Crepes are traditonally served hot, but my partner's plain crepe was completely... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

West side of Nerja, just above a beautiful 300-yard stretch of beach, this barbacoa is perfectly decent. We didn't try any of the seafoods but the soup and sandwiches were fine.

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Omsk, Russia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This restaurant was literary next door to our hotel Riu Monica. Very busy at lunchtime esp. on Saturday and Sunday. Fresh seafood, very tasty, simple and natural. We lunched there three or four times and really enjoyed it. Grilled seabass or dorado (17€), mussels, prawns, surely sardines all very good, and one of the best gaspacho soup! Quick service, very... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We stumbled across this eatery after leaving the beach to find some lunch. Oh what find, we could smell the olive wood burning before we reached the outdoor eating area. We saw the sardines on skewers being cooked, our mouths just watered. We were immediately shown to a table, served nice cold beers, which didn't touch the sides. The freshly... More 

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Port Sunlight, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Need I say more !! Just enjoy..... The staff seem a little austere but they are not, they are just very efficient......especially when the bosses are about. Try the fish of the day, its for 2 and always good. Won't bother telling you how fresh it is !!

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Frigiliana, Spain
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014 via mobile

Come right from the beach and sit down and enjoy the freshest seafood you can find anywhere. The paellas are made to order. The espetos (sardines) are done on open fire created by olive tree roots by a cook who loves what loves what he does.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This place is the worst I've eaten in while in Nerja over the past 5 years. The menus vary in price as do the tacky pictures of the food you receive. On the outside menu it shows a large English breakfast for €6.40 which is overpriced anyway in terms of what was being offered, in comparison to other establishments, which... More 

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Barry, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

Always visit this restaurant when in Nerja, staff very friendly even when they are rushed off their feet, sardines are very good, so are the mussels, love the house salad, Spanish omelette all washed down with a nice glass of red, plenty of Spanish people at lunch times so that says it all...great place

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scotland
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117 reviews 117 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

Had a great late lunch in this beach bar/restaurant. Good Paella and grilled fish, cooked on a BBQ close by, washed down by cold beer, ideal for a group on holiday with lovely views over the sea. Great cooking smells and pleasant relaxed friendly atmosphere. Waiters explained what every dish consisted and were patient with our virtually non existent Spanish.... More 

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Yorkshire
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Windy week but always sheltered in this eatery. Great, efficient waiters and amazing food, quite Spanish. BBQ had excellent sardines and sea bass. Mussels looked good too. Best part of holiday

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Merida, 3, 29780 Nerja, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Nerja
  • Phone Number: +34 952526965

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