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Calle del Chorruelo, 16, Frigiliana, Spain
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Still the best

Still the best bar in Frigiliana Home cooked food great ambience now open weekends and they do dessert too Raymond bland could take lessons in the making of gambas pil pil from Eduardo Miss it at your peril

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
jeromeserena
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Langholm, United Kingdom
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Langholm, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Still the best bar in Frigiliana Home cooked food great ambience now open weekends and they do dessert too Raymond bland could take lessons in the making of gambas pil pil from Eduardo Miss it at your peril

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Bollington, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

Many places in Frigiliana suffer from catering for the tourist masses. This bar, however, doesn't. It's authentic and whilst the menu is not extensive, the food is close to perfection. Added to this, the service is really good. The gambas pil pil and grilled hake were really tasty. Plus, it's insanely cheap.

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Málaga
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Family run restaurant in the heart of Frigiliana. Great service. Tapas are good. Food is typical Spanish and only 5€ for any dish on a Friday! Great value!

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Visited this restaurant during a recent trip to Frigiliana. The restaurant is very small but in February this wasn't a problem. It might be in the summer though. The menu is quite small, couldn't see any starters or desserts but the main courses consist of 25 dishes. The choices are simple but the food is good and very reasonably priced.... More 

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12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Small authentic Spanish bar/restaurant with a lots of local atmosphere. Excellently run by Eduardo, Sandra and team. Great food, great value for money. Gambas pil pil here is one of, if not the best in the area.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

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

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Frigiliana, Spain
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Worth walking through the village to. Eduardo and his family are so friendly. The food is good and really reasonable.

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Frigiliana, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Great bar, great people. Love the familiar atmosphere and the home cooking. We live in Frigiliana since June 2014 and it's one of our favorite spots. Recommended highly!

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Langholm, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

Eduardo was always the best gambas pil pil maker in the village Now the best steak also beautifully seasoned crisp on the outside and rare in the middle 10e what more do you want Always a warm welcome

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Lindford
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Eduardo and his family will welcome you with open arms, A great place to eat. I ALWAYS come her when in Frigiliana. It's lovely home cooked food, never going to be Michelin star, but also so much more. Great prices for great food and a wonderful atmosphere. Don' miss.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Calle del Chorruelo, 16, Frigiliana, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Frigiliana

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish

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