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“Great find” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Las Anforas

Las Anforas
C/Luis Cernuda 26, Alhaurin el Grande, Spain
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Cuisines: Spanish
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 25 cities Reviews in 25 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Great find”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

Finding the place is your first challenge. We didn't book but were made most welcome by he proprietor. They were pretty busy as it was Friday night. Which made for a good atmosphere. The menu del dia is Tuesday to Friday and costs €15. Great value. And as others have suggested try the house wine. €12.00 for a more than respectable red. We eat the monkfish and the pork. Both vey good having started with warm goat's cheese salad and the pâté. The bill - €43. Great food, good value and well worth finding. Enjoy.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
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English first
Malaga, Spain
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Unusual location...but great!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

This restaurant is another gem within Alhaurin el Grande. Situated in the old part of taown and little unusual location but worth the search! You have a choice of a-la-carte menu or "menu del dia" with a great choice of starters and mains followed by ice-cream and coffee. The atmosphere is great and the tables are well positioned for either a quiet romantic dinner or a large family meal. Service is excelent too and great value for money.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Barnehurst Kent
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47 reviews 47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Excellent meal with friends - child friendly”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

Visited for the 2nd time in July, as usual food was lovely, good choice & nice portion.
Excellent wine & a lovely venue.

  • Visited July 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Malaga, Spain
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Excellent food at a realistic price”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

This Restaurant situated in the old town of Alhaurin El Grande, tucked away off the main tourist trail is worth visiting. From the moment you walk into the lovely old building the fantastic atmosphere hits you. The food is wonderful, not the usual Andalucian venta food, but sophisticated with a menu that will not disappoint. Whether you are looking for a cosy candlelit dinner for two (as the Owner says, ´romantico´) or a room for a large family party. Each dish is freshly cooked and prepared as you wait, may be sampling a fino or a pleasant glass of wine. The wine list includes a good selection, featuring wines that you may not usually encounter in this part of Spain, the house wine is particularly good.

We have visited on several occasions and always been delighted with both the food and the service.

  • Visited June 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Malaga, Spain
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41 reviews 41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
“Sunday afternoon visit”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2012

We went to Las Anforas for lunch to celebrate my husbands birtthday with his niece and her friend and were not disappointed, food and service as usual was excellent. Our previous visits were for another family meal and a Christmas lunch for 40 people. Would thoroughly recommend

  • Visited June 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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