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Bar Esquina Paulina

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Calle Almirante Ferrandiz, 45, 29780 Nerja, Spain
952 52 2181
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Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Late Night
Description: Esquina Paulina Bar International Andaluz touch International Bar with...
Esquina Paulina Bar International Andaluz touch International Bar with an Andalusian flavour Since 1995 Since 1995 Good wines by the glass Good Spanish Wines by the glass A large selection of domestic beers and international Large selection of National and International Beers All food freshly made All food freshly prepared to order Music Spanish Spanish music
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  • 5
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  • 2
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Never disappointed.

A great place to people watch while enjoying the tapas and wine.The meat and cheese platters have so much variety along with the bread basket.Always good value.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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119 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

A great place to people watch while enjoying the tapas and wine.The meat and cheese platters have so much variety along with the bread basket.Always good value.

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Birmingham UK
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

I was puzzled by the review earlier this month which criticised Paulinas as being a poor restaurant. It is not a restaurant at all and I would dispute that their drinks measures are small. In our experience, having visited many times over the years, the drinks are good quality and good value. The cold plates of serrano ham and/or cheese... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Me and my partner visited this so called restaurant expecting big things.when we got there the drinks was a stingy size and the "cold tapas" was over priced!How this is classed as a restaurant is beyond me.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Been going her for many years and hope to be going for many more .Owners and staff are wonderful . Already looking forward to our next visit. Need we say more !!

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Tampere, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Excellent little bar in the middle of the town, but just outside the busiest and noisiest streets. Cozy and slightly bohemian atmosphere. Good service. Free snack with every drink. Delicious tapas on the menu. Flamenco guitarist playing live music in the evenings. We found ourselves coming back here for drinks night after night.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

so small its hard to get a table but worth it when you do. Great vibe and service and the glasses they serve brandy in are warmed first ! That sold it for me...

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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

The tapas is range is small, but fresh and tasty. Variations on manchego and serrano ham, but hey, that's a good thing. Lovely little canapes and a mouthwatering tomato salad that was simple and elegant. The atmosphere was relaxing and welcoming with friendly service. A guitarist popped in and jammed for a while. We were offered a couple of shots... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

We stumbled upon this quaint little bar one evening on our way back to our hotel and stopped off for a night cap. We enjoyed the atmosphere so much we went back the following evening. There is a limited tapas menu which are freshly prepared and they're so good. We opted for serrano ham and manchego cheese and a plate... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

If you are in Nerja, visit this little gem! Owned and run by a lovely and extremely friendly Dutch couple who makes the atmosphere warm and welcoming. This is a place to go to for something little, a little plate of jamón or some spanish cheese together with a glass of something tasty, chill and enjoy some good old fashioned... More 

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Carlow, Ireland.
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This is a tiny place which is extremely popular and one visit will explain why. We have been coming here for a number of years for a relaxing evening snack of a bottle of wine and a couple of 'rations' of food to share. Everything is prepared freshly to order and served by extremely pleasant staff. A 'must have' is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Almirante Ferrandiz, 45, 29780 Nerja, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Nerja
  • Phone Number: 952 52 2181

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish

Description

Esquina Paulina Bar International Andaluz touch International Bar with an Andalusian flavour Since 1995 Since 1995 Good wines by the glass Good Spanish Wines by the glass A large selection of domestic beers and international Large selection of National and International Beers All food freshly made All food freshly prepared to order Music Spanish Spanish music

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