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Restaurante Al Fuente

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Calle Real 32, 29788 Frigiliana, Spain
+34 660 77 77 44
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1:00 pm - 10:00 am
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Hours:
Thu - Tue 1:00 pm - 10:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 100
    Excellent
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    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent Tapas

The best tapas ever. Probably not that Spanish but if you are just a little disappointed in the typical fried tapas you get in other places then give Al Fuente a try. Some of the tastiest dishes we had in our 2 weeks in Spain. We went twice and the tapas selection was different both times... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
Linda W
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Burley in Wharfedale, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
  • Romantic
  • Local cuisine
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151 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Burley in Wharfedale, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

The best tapas ever. Probably not that Spanish but if you are just a little disappointed in the typical fried tapas you get in other places then give Al Fuente a try. Some of the tastiest dishes we had in our 2 weeks in Spain. We went twice and the tapas selection was different both times. Friendly service and good... More 

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albany new york
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I was recently fortunate to visit this area of Spain for three weeks. This charming little gem of a restaurant was terrific. The owner is lovely, service excellent and food delicious! A lovely memory and I would definitely return.

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albany, new york, usa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

excellent food, usually featuring a traditional Dutch meal (owners are Dutch). Small, intimate, reservations usually recommended.

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Nerja, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

My friend, and I, enjoyed an early evening walk around Frigiliana. We had left sufficient time for a drink and tapas prior to a concert at The Cultural Centre. Our first impressions were excellent. The dining area was spotlessly clean and nicely decorated; we could see the chef working in the kitchen. The wines were displayed on one wall: with... More 

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East Midlands, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We stopped for a late lunch and our tapas was cooked while we waited. Fresh and hot, very tasty and using fresh herbs. There small restaurant is nice, we sat outside where there's a small terrace onto the narrow street. Get there while it's in sunshine, or later if you want shade. Really nice owner, Dutch who speaks good English.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Very good food, nice atmosphere, good service, good wine, nice location and not expensive. In center of the village.

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Glasgow, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We went for a wee day trip to Frigiliana and after walking round this charming town we decided to stop at this quaint little tapas bar. We ordered the goat's cheese salad and omelette, as we fancied brunch type food, and there was a mix-up and we were given the tapas for 2 instead. We were given the option to... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

A very tasty tapas plate for two for 18 Euros. Nice selection of food with spicy options. Only 3/4 tables outside in a narrow street so the traffic is a bit irritating, but a pleasant experience overall and good value.

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Dundee, Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Walked past this rustic little restaurant several times during our week in Frigilana and the food looked good but it didn't have the panoramic terraces of some of the other places in the village so we didn't go immediately. So glad when we did go - the food more than made up for the lack of a view, although the... More 

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We discovered Al Fuente last year and enjoyed it so much we could hardly wait to return. We were not disappointed; in fact it was so good we ended up eating there three times in one week. The selection of tapas was different each time and the quality was excellent as was the price. Jan is a fine cook and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Real 32, 29788 Frigiliana, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Frigiliana
  • Phone Number: +34 660 77 77 44

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 11
  • Cuisine: International, Tapas

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 10:00 am
Monday
1:00 pm - 10:00 am
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 10:00 am
Thursday
1:00 pm - 10:00 am
Friday
1:00 pm - 10:00 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 10:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?