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restaurante Al-yamal

#40 of 1,647 Restaurants in Malaga
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Calle Blasco de Garay 7, 29001 Malaga, Spain
+34 952 21 20 46
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12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Ambiance is nice and food is really delicious! *They serve halal food. *Chicken tajin is highly recommended . *It is abit expensive compared to other restaurants but it worths the taste.

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Thank dodo l
Boston, Massachusetts
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85 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small and cozy themed ambiance, on the expensive side for the area ($15-18/serving). The hummus and pita to start was very good. The chicken and lamb couscous tangible were served in a tangible clay pot, but we were surprised it had little flavor, it was served with a "salsa" ( more like a dressing) also with little flavor. Too much... More 

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Norway
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102 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017

Al-Yamal is a very small, beautifully decorated Moroccan restaurant with good, if not great, food. Our main dishes - lamb couscous and lamb Al-Kasbur, which was served with an herby tomato sauce and potatoes, had very tender meat and were served in generous portions. An extra little bowl of sauce for the couscous was a welcome touch, along with the... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

I think this restaurant is a bit over-rated. While the food was nice, there was no "wow factor". The physical plant is small, pleasant and well-heated in winter, but the decor is definitely more exotic than the food. If fish and chips is your usual fare, the menu might be exciting, but those who seek more diverse culinary experiences, this... More 

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Coin, Spain
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45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2016

We discovered this restaurant on one of our walks and we were pleasantly surprised. The restaurant was founded in 1983 and is run by a father and son team. the food is Arabic and very good, the meal we had we enjoyed very much and we will certainly visit this place again now we have found it. We cannot rate... More 

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1 Thank Philip D B
Singapore, Singapore
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

A quiet and cosy restaurant serving delicious Morrocan cuisine. The owner was warm and helpful as he gave us recommendations on what to order for our party of five. The Arab bread was soft and fluffy even a while after it was served. The kofta was delicious. Dinner got better and better with every dish served. Loved the chicken tagine... More 

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Rijswijk, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016

We had a very good lunch at Al-yamal. This restaurant is run for more than thirty years by the same family.

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Ferryside, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

Marvellous meal made very welcome gave excellent suggestions on what to eat will definitely call again

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

friendly staff, good food, healthy and delicious good size salad one of the best food we had during our stay in Southern Spain.

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Thank Sa J
Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

We recently visited this restaurant while on holiday - we had hummus/bread for starters, vegetarian cous cous and lamb dish on the recommendation of the manager. We also had some red Moroccan wine (surprisingly good) to accompany the food with and some mint tea to finish off. No complaints at all, good service, great food and nice ambience. It seems... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$21 - $37
Cuisine
Moroccan, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Blasco de Garay 7, 29001 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga>  > Centro
  • Neighborhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +34 952 21 20 46

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?