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Embalse Conde de Guadalhorce, Ardales, Spain
952 11 23 82
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8:30 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good, cheap and "local" when touristy is expected

12 € for 2 beers, 1 large water and a big meal of good slow cooked pork in tomatoo sauce and fries... Good deal, nice place 😊

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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Oslo
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

12 € for 2 beers, 1 large water and a big meal of good slow cooked pork in tomatoo sauce and fries... Good deal, nice place 😊

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We recently had a meal in El Kiosko which is located in in Rio Guadalhorce overlooking the lake in one of the most scenic locations you could want for. Food was ok but is was what one would expect so overall I would not be over critical. It was also reasonably priced and they really welcomed kids. Would I go... More 

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Málaga, Andalucia, Spain
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

We visited El Kiosko for lunch after completing the Caminito del Rey walk. The restaurant has a pleasant outdoor terrace and is well maintained. The menu has the usual dishes that you would find in nine out of ten restautants in the area. It food was freshly cooked, tasty and served by a friendly waiter.

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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

Excellent service and yummy tapas. A great place to recharge after the Caminito del Rey walk. Great views, swim in the dam, attentive and friendly staff.

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Adelaide, Australia
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We really enjoyed a couple of cold beers then tucked into substantial portions of tender steak with potato chips and vegetables - just what we needed after a long walk. The service was very good.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

If I knew what the ribs I ordered here tasted like, I would have bought marchmellows in the grocery to get significantly better culinary experience. The ribs tasted like shoes which recently encountered a heap of burning embers; they were stiff, watery and burned on the outside. The fries were soaked, behaving just the way Salvador Dalí's clocks did. Overally,... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Food was eatable but nothing worth a visit. Staff was friendly and accomodating. Bring cash allthough they have credit card machines but the lines had connecting problems. We visited off season, so place was almost empty.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

great place to park up before walking the caminito del rey. Even better to quench your thirst and eat after the walk. Great service and welcome. Good company overlooking the lake, loved it.

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Stroud, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Best thing going for it is it's proximity to Caminito Del Rey; good for toilets, parking and beer after the walk.

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Skipton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We have been coming here for the last 13 years since we had a property in Spain and every bust has been as good friendly staff and traditional Spanish food our only complaint is the toilets which don't match the standard of the reasturant

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Additional Information about El Kiosko

Address: Embalse Conde de Guadalhorce, Ardales, Spain
Phone Number: 952 11 23 82
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Ardales
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Spanish

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Embalse Conde de Guadalhorce, Ardales, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Ardales
  • Phone Number: 952 11 23 82

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:30 am - 12:00 am

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