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Las Melissas, Alora, Spain
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Ranked #13 of 23 Restaurants in Alora
Cuisines: Spanish
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  • English first
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English first
Alora, Spain
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2011

Well cooked restaurant food, at venta prices. Great place to sit outside on warm evenings,very Spanish. Good service by charming friendy couple. Try prawns Pil-Pil either tapa,or as a main.Estofado,a spicy pork stew,very good All fish mains are good. Mahou and Cruzcampo,in bottles .

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Alora, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2011

El Rancho is not easy to find, it is off the main Alora-El chorro road in Las mellizas. It is a Venta, and as such offers no frills in decor. Closed on Mondays. When you do find it, you can enjoy typically Spanish country food, The menu is not overly large but there is plenty to choose from, and offers... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2011

if you are in the alora region check out El Rancho in Las Mellissas(opposite the railway station) It is a modest bar but the owner is a brilliant chef. The pil pil prawns and the rosado a la plancha would not disgrace a fine dining establishment. No frills, no draught only bottled beer , very quaffable wine make this bar... More 

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Address: Las Melissas, Alora, Spain
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Alora
Cuisine: Spanish

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