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The Forge Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Mediterranean, European, International
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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We stopped at the Forge for lunch after a visit to nearby Casares. Two couples - we sat outside as it was just warm enough to do so. The restaurant has an outdoor deck and a large indoor seating area. The food is eclectic for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jimlockard
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have passed a few times on our trip here to Casares, decided to call on off chance, we were lucky, out of season so very quiet, friendly warm greeting, gorgeous decor, cosy, modern but unpretentious, no chrome and glass here. Food was amazing, starters and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Andrj997
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This idyllic resturant is tucked away like a beautiful secret and only those that appreciate good food are in on this secret. I am a veggie and my partner is not. The menu provided a very varied, unique selection of dishes for both of us....More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank marrianne l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The amazing welcome and excellent service never fail to impress. The Forge is a much loved institution amongst the Casares gastro-route restaurants. It is always worth a visit and I smile from start to finish. The food was delicious and is consistently top quality. Thank...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank ChrisB742
Reviewed November 14, 2018

This place is doing it right for me. Relaxed, friendly and superb food. Its no wonder that they get so booked up. Veggie options, excellent house wine. This will cost a little more than average but more than worth it. We've already booked our return...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank GillJezz
Reviewed October 18, 2018

What a lovely find. Stunning food but limited menu so google it first. Staff are very attentive and helpful. Beautiful setting. Not cheap but worth every penny.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank mophead64
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This restaurant is off the beaten path. It is on a windy road to a little white village known as Casares. It is near Estepona. The Forge has a storybook quality. It is small in scale but has many colorful places to eat. We always...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank itp481
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is very romantic and the seating in the garden is amazing. the service is also very friendly. good menu with oriental touch. the starters were great. the mains we had was not so tasty but ok. next time we will test something different...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank aki0007
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Finally tried out the forge and wish we'd have come sooner. Beautiful setting, amazing food, great service. The chicken tagine, grilled steak and lamb kleftiko were all stunning. Would also recommend cheesecake and the coffee ice cream. Can't wait to return!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jasonwG4019CM
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food, great ambiance and lovely hosts. First time visit but definitely not the last. Oh, and the cat was very friendly too.

Date of visit: September 2018
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September 27, 2018|
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Response from Sue H | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, no problem
Alan L
June 18, 2018|
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Response from Alan L | Reviewed this property |
Shame I’m here now for 2 months but will only do lunch thanks forbinfom
Alan L
June 12, 2018|
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Response from hotracer | Property representative |
We do lunches wed to Sunday after end of September
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