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Casa Aranda

#18 of 1,674 Restaurants in Malaga
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Calle Herreria del Rey 1 | Malaga, Spain, 29005 Malaga, Spain
+34 952 22 28 12
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8:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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67 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Tradicional spanish café (open since 1932) serving nice coffee, hot chocolate, toast and the best churros. Ideal for breakfast or for the Spanish version of the afternoon tea "chocolate con churros". Service is professional and quick. Good price

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Thank Chani C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Positive: +Yummy churros +located centrally +frequented by locals as well +fair pieces Service was ok

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Munich, Germany
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Do you know the feeling when you come to a place as a tourist and see locals enjoying their meal and you think to yourself "jackpot!" Well Casa Aranda was this kind of place for us. Its very simple but it has truly amazing (thick!) Spanish hot chocolate, churros and coffee. The waiter was so nice and despite the fact... More 

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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267 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dropped in for a drink, nice bar in a busy alley. Great service, quick turnaround. The churros looked great...sadly we couldn't find the place after we had had dinner and wanted to return to try them...next time maybe!

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Oslo, Norway
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64 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Old famous cafe in Malaga. Not a pretty place, but still a must for tourist. Churros con chocolate. If you are a couple order only for one person. That's enough for tasting. Close to Mercado were you can go for tapas or other products.

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Thank Kaare2014
Felpham, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Crisp, light, morish - the churros were perfect at this Malaga institution. They're not sweet and are largely hollow but that just makes them perfect for sopping up your drink of choice. There is normally a queue but there are little rooms and tables across the whole of Calle Larios where Casa Aranda is situated. I only wish I'd followed... More 

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Thank Krokkie
London
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being a bit obsessed with churros in chocolate, I was delighted to find we were staying opposite the most famous churros cafe in town. So different from London where churros are tiny 5cm long sticks. At Casa Aranda the churros are amazing - enormous, slightly salty but fluffy deep-fried batons (about 20 cm long) of dough but it's the hot... More 

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Swansea County, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best Hot Chocolate ever tasted. This was the first time I had had Churros, very tasty especially when dipped in the chocolate. Excellent service and good value. Churros ae a fried dough dessert or breakfast snack. A bit like the outer part of a doughnut but very light and airy.

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Thank tinytimbach
Warsaw, Poland
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817 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 380 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Typical churreria - place where people flock for a cup of hot chocolate and churros i.e. Spanish type of thin doughnut cake. We went there for a breakfast on a chilly December morning. Both churros and chocolate were very good, service is OK, lots of Spaniards so definitely a good sign. Quite a good place to start your day in... More 

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Truly classical coffee shop. Tucked away despite the fact that it is quite large and seemingly exceedingly popular with the locals. We stumbled upon it but were grateful to pop inside for a hot coffee and churros on a particularly cold midweek afternoon in March – where we were as grateful for the respite as we were for the sustenance... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Herreria del Rey 1 | Malaga, Spain, 29005 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga>  > Centro
  • Neighborhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +34 952 22 28 12

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