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Antigua Casa de Guardia

Alameda Principal 18 | Finca El Romerillo, Barriada de Olías, 29005 Malaga, Spain
+34 952 21 46 80
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The Antigua Casa de Guardia is quite unique. A range of Malaga sweet wines served directly from... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Damunchkin
,
London
For a short historical wine break in Malaga

Very cheap place but with good quality fish tapas and good malaga wine. The "cantinieri" may seem a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Roberto D
,
Italy
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“malaga wine” (28 reviews)
“sweet wine” (13 reviews)
“sherry bar” (7 reviews)
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Alameda Principal 18 | Finca El Romerillo, Barriada de Olías, 29005 Malaga, Spain
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+34 952 21 46 80
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"malaga wine"
in 28 reviews
"sweet wine"
in 13 reviews
"sherry bar"
in 7 reviews
"wooden bar"
in 6 reviews
"small glass"
in 6 reviews
"tapas"
in 28 reviews
"unique bar"
in 5 reviews
"pedro ximenez"
in 5 reviews
"dry sherry"
in 3 reviews
"oldest bar"
in 5 reviews
"step back in time"
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"piece of history"
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"worth a visit"
in 6 reviews
"chalk"
in 40 reviews
"sherries"
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"bodega"
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"barrel"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Antigua Casa de Guardia is quite unique. A range of Malaga sweet wines served directly from the cask at reasonable prices. The appeal of this place is its old style and down to earth atmosphere, which hasn’t changed since the 19th century! This is...More

Thank Damunchkin
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very cheap place but with good quality fish tapas and good malaga wine. The "cantinieri" may seem a little bit bored and scorbutic but they are well embedded in the context od this place. Do not worry, sometimes they smile too. Antigua Casa del Guardia...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with friends after seeing decent reviews could not believe how uninterested or bored the man serving us was .really poor experience shame because malaga was otherwise brilliant .honestly regretted viking where there are far better places to experience great local wines

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Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Without ruining it too much for you all - it’s an experience you don’t get often just go and taste and enjoy. Amazing!

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Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

After reading the reviews we thought we would try this for some local colour. It is everything it was cracked up to be. Grumpy barman who tells you what you want (think League of Gentlemen, "local wines for local people"), fortified wines in barrels behind...More

1  Thank Andy S
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Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

Outstanding! The smells and tastes here are incredible! The Moscatel, Vermut, and Pedro Ximenez were simply exquisite! Locals love this place and now we know why. The bar-men are not exactly chatty but if you hang in here for a few tastings they’ll warm up...More

Thank corkerym
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

This is a bar that sells wine. There are barrels of wine lined up behind the bar, no one speaks English but do the best you can. It was so much fun, one of the bartenders was kind of a grumpy older gentleman. I made...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

A must visit in Malaga, wonderful old original sherry bar where you can try various sherry’s for a really low price. Will visit again definitely

Thank Stephen P
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

Excellent wines and sherries served in an ancient bar where your bill is written in front of you in chalk on the bar.

1  Thank Phil H
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Reviewed April 20, 2018

What a truly Andalucian experience! When on a visit to Malaga we saw this old bar and looked through the door. As soon as i saw the inside then you couldn't get me out! Wow, what a place. The back wall is lined with large...More

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Breda C
June 25, 2017|
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Response from Rodger43 | Reviewed this property |
Right in the center,great for drinks and atmosphere but I go on after for a meal.
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Deirdre M
March 15, 2017|
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Response from Yigg | Reviewed this property |
This is a typical bodega. It is standing and it serves a limited number of tapas. It is not a restaurant.
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Deirdre M
March 15, 2017|
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Response from Jane A | Reviewed this property |
No, it is only possible to have limited (good) tapas standing in the bar.
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