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El Fogon del Pibe

Calle Santana 14, 29755 Canillas de Albaida, Spain
+34 689 91 50 43
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good5%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
1 week ago
“Cozy local restaurant”
Sep 8, 2018
“Great food”
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Argentinean
$$ - $$$
Calle Santana 14, 29755 Canillas de Albaida, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled upon this cozy bar / restaurant after a hike along Camino del Rio, and was surprised to find splendid food. We got a free tapas along with our drinks, and then delicious, homemade food for lunch, prepared by the only employee on job....More

Thank Inspire306791
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Second visit to this friendly restaurant and sadly disappointed.First visit was excellent. Unfortunately this time it was so poor we will not return. My partner ordered grilled fish and not only was the portion very small but almost inedible as so dry. The waitress spoke...More

Thank Beauaandco
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

We have been here a couple of times now and I must say if you like steak this is the place. We had the ribeye, which came on the bone and not only large but beautifully cooked. Service even though they were extremely busy was...More

1  Thank K6085IVrichardh
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Lovely food. I had the chicken and my wife had the spinach crepes. The house red wine was very good. Recommended.

1  Thank davidbV1010BN
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

We ate enormous beautiful steaks here sitting outside on the quiet street in summer. We may go back for a weekend evening when they often have live music. Omar looked after us well. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Croutons42
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

I visited the restaurant with 2 friends and the food was tasty and the staff were great, the only problem was that we visited at lunch time when the only one working was the chef owner who spoke very little English but the menu has...More

Thank SilverWolf13
Reviewed June 15, 2018

This is by far the standout restaurant in Canillas de Albada. The simple restaurant serves the most delicious, fresh food. I can personally recommend the Prawns Peli Peli, The Andalucian meat grill and the lamb chops. The house wine is delicious and cheap. The service...More

Thank Ali J
Reviewed May 29, 2018

We stayed in Canillas for 4 weeks over Christmas and New Year and one of the highlights was dinning in Fogon del Pibe. The Gambas Pil Pil was probably the best we had ever had and the meat dishes were also very good.

Thank Hugh B
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Quite probably the best steak I have ever eaten! Wonderful quality meat perfectly cooked medium rare, delicious blue cheese sauce, decent inexpensive wine to accompany and friendly helpful service. Extra bonus clean spacious bathroom! Everything I look for in a restaurant. Really wonderful and so...More

Thank LanzaSuze
Reviewed May 5, 2018

My wife and I had a superb meal at this restaurant; my wife had a prawn starter and main course was a salmon dish, I had a starter of vegetable soup (chunky) and main course of Rib Eye steak (the steak was huge always filled...More

Thank Roderick B
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $17
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Santana 14, 29755 Canillas de Albaida, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Canillas de Albaida
  • Phone Number: +34 689 91 50 43
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