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Restaurante Yerbaguena

#184 of 1,503 Restaurants in Malaga
Certificate of Excellence
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Carretera de la estacion s/n | Campillos, 29320 Malaga, Spain
34 952 722 320
Sun 12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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227 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Had some late tapas and Sherry in the bar. Lovely place with a nice atmosphere. Javier is passionate about his Sherry and You get to taste a lot of different glasses if You share the passion. Highly recommended.

Thank Lars B
Feltwell, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

A severely good venue with exceptional owners, team and products. Well worth a visit to explore the really interesting menu's and exceptionally varied wine lists. The standard of cuisine is well above expectations and the staff are very knowledgeable and helpful. Highly recommended but do phone to book as sometimes the restaurant is not open to a little later than... More 

1 Thank Derek G
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2015

I have been here a number of times and each time it was really good and interesting. The place is a little far from Marbella (about an hour drive) but it is certainly worth a visit. The owner is a great and fun person who supervises all the food and what is going to bee prepared for the day. It... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

Not open at 18:50 despite their Trip Advisor and Facebook pages opening hours stating it should be open=Don't drive there without first calling to check real opening hours. Obviously they did not open until 20:30, so we had to leave hungry and its not close to other good restaurants.

1 Thank s_Peter_2
Malaga, Spain
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174 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2014

Every November (around 8/9/10th) Javier throws a fab party to celebrate another year of YerbaGuena (6 years now). This is now known as 'El Dia del Vaco (the day of the cow)'. The evening before they light a fire outside where they roast a full beast overnight. By lunch time the following day the meat is tender and absolutely delicious.... More 

Thank Julie F
Antequera, Spain
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67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2014

This must be our eighth visit and it is still the highlight of our visit to Spain. We still have not found a restaurant to compare especially at Javier`s reasonable prices. Four of us had a birthday bash and we asked Javier to select some special wines. The gentle oak aged Alella was brilliant. Pushing the boat out for top... More 

Thank Johnbooth4
Belfast, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2014

Ate this here in May for the third time over the last few years-what a wonderful wonderful place to eat that you would never find unless someone told you about it. We had the tasting menu that was just sensational in both quality of flavour and presentation. Javier is such an amazing host with such a knowledge of wine and... More 

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Malaga, Spain
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174 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2014

Another wonderful, wonderful experience at YerbaGuena. From the moment you arrive you are welcomed by Javier and his team. My first drink was a great little sparkling white wine from Barbadillo - a lovely alternative to cava - and made in Andalucia too! Love it. We enjoyed excellent seasonal dishes prepared by the very talented chef Fran - with interesting... More 

Thank Julie F
Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2013

Could be the best restaurant we have ever been to. The tasting menu was out of this world and very good value. We went to celebrate a special occasion and returned two days later it was so good. The second time we went the tasting menu was totally different and equally as good, really impressive. Thankyou Javier and Fran

Thank Phil D
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2013

We had a very warm welcome from the owner and all the staff at Yerbaguena. This place is a labour of love and it shows. The food and drinks (sherry, wine, cocktails) were superb. The chargrilled squid and the mushroom and prawn ravioli starters were simply amazing. I cant recommend this restaurant highly enough. Don't miss it! Word of warning:... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera de la estacion s/n | Campillos, 29320 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: 34 952 722 320

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?