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Vaca Loca (Gary's Place)

Calle Cervantes 6, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
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Ranked #12 of 147 Restaurants in Tarifa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Fri - Sat 1:00 pm - 3:00 am
Cuisines: Barbecue
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Vaca Loca - A casual Bar with a charcoal grill/ BBQ - we take pride in serving up the best quality meats available in generous portions, beef, Iberian Pork, lamb and chicken - also vegetarian dishes! In a fun loving relaxed atmosphere! Open 365 days a year for the last 12 years - in summer our kitchen is open all day/night from 13:00 to 1:00am weekdays and 2:00am at the weekend. We don't take reservations so come early as we can be busy - if we are full you can enjoy a drink while checking out our menu blackboard until your table is ready!
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Calahonda, Spain
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

Im not a fish eater...so was searching for a resturant for a meat lover...and found the best in tarifa....everything from the servive, the steaks, i had fillet, (properly served with handmade chips), side salad and dressing to die for!!...Excellent wine...you could not get a better meal....highly recomended!!!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The food is really good, portions big . Service was really good- one server to 10 tables done very efficiently. Well worth a visit. Would recommend

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Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I stood in a small room just of the street ( which transforms into the seating area ) and watched a lady cooking fresh meats and vegetables on a wood fire. The meat was absolutely the freshest and the best cuts. How the lady managed all those meals I don't know but, the ambience, and friendliness of everyone, helpers and... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Great beef steaks, big portions, fast and great staff. Good prices, nice location in the middle of old town. You may pay with credit card.

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Tarifa, Spain
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

After a day of sports in the wind with a healthy appetite you will find excellent quality and quantity meat dishes in this very friendly and relaxed restaurant.

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Tarifa, Spain
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Whatever you choose the meat here is delicious, the service exceptional and the prices are reasonable! If you visit Tarifa, a definite must! :)

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The best place to eat a solomillo or some meat in Tarifa. Try it, you will come every day! Meat cook on the furnace and smily service 👍

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Denver, Colorado
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Great place for grilled steak, kabobs, etc... Small-ish, intimate, fun. Wood/coal grill right behind the bar (you can watch your food being grilled if you eat inside at the bar), very cool. Delicious. Nice outside courtyard seating, too, in a prime location for people-watching, but you come here for the grilled dishes. Very friendly staff, too.

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Marrakech, Morocco
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108 reviews 108 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Keep it simple and come here! Choose your drink, meat and how you want it cooked...that is it! Simple and I love it!

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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The food here is simply yet delicious. Very simply decor with the menu attached to the wall, there is about 15 items to choose from. It is small and tucked away in a great location nestled between a few bars. (Taco Way next door do the most amazing cocktails!) We ordered a steak kebab and fillet steak, both were amazing... More

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