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The Forge Restaurant

urbanizacion Montes de Casares Km 9.8, 29690 Casares, Spain
+34 952 89 51 20
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“wild boar” (23 reviews)
“kleftiko” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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urbanizacion Montes de Casares Km 9.8, 29690 Casares, Spain
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1 - 10 of 215 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a charming restaurant on the beautiful road to Casares. The staff welcome you like old friends and genuinely care about your experience. The food is wonderful: rib of boar, curry, duck, all faultless. My perfect restaurant!

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The drive up into the hills is worth every bit of effort. This was one of the most enjoyable meals we have had in a very long time. The setting is lovely, the hosts very welcoming and friendly without being over bearing and the quality...More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We first came to The Forge in 2012 and had a most wonderful time then. We are in Elveria just outside Marbella and had a 50 minute drive to get to the Forge for our dinner, driving right into the sun. Well it was certainly...More

1  Thank HamzahPasha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This cosy restaurant in the hills on the Casaeres road was recommended to us so we thought to give it a try. Only open some weekday evenings and all day Sunday. You need to book. The welcome and informality made it feel more like a...More

1  Thank Graham C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our evening here. Very unique atmosphere, everyone eating outside under twinkling lights. The service was brilliant and very friendly. The hostess chatty without being overbearing. Not rushed. Food wise from our party the votes were for the Devils on Horseback ( very rich...More

Thank Legendry
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had exquisite meal Saturday night. Phoned for reservation it was fully booked but they kindly phoned back to say we could have table . There were 3 of us. Enjoyed the ambience, fabulous food and great wine choice! Will visit again !!

Thank lorna b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I, along with so many friends, have regularly visited the Forge over the years. Whilst accepting that people are entitled to their opinion, I felt that the three reviews from the same party were unneccessarily unfair, and were designed to punish the staff, rather than...More

Thank 59renee
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place, brilliant food and service. The best restaurant we've been to here yet. Good service and an idyllic atmosphere with jazz music. Loved it. You must go!!

Thank JulesT17
Reviewed August 10, 2017

We visited a week ago and had had 5 very different main courses. All were wonderful and we returned again this evening. It was difficult to chose having sampled 5 different options the week before, but again it was fabulous, especially the special of wild...More

1  Thank Fiona E
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

The food was good, but the service was very unimpressive. More than an hour went by before we got our food, none of the waiting staff seemed to notice we were there, or care whether we liked the food or not. The view and the...More

2  Thank Sunniva9
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Maria C
August 3, 2017|
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Response from Count_colin | Reviewed this property |
It would be a good idea to book as the restaurant does get busy in the summer. However there are often times with spare tables so do give it a try. Enjoy
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Maria C
August 3, 2017|
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Response from dennisd775 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, most definitely. It's always full on a Sunday
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Travellinggrandma38
May 28, 2017|
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Response from Feli1403 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, only thing it is a very small place so for too young ones might be not so comfortable
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: urbanizacion Montes de Casares Km 9.8, 29690 Casares, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Casares
  • Phone Number: +34 952 89 51 20
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