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Plaza de la Merced No.18, Malaga, Spain
+34 952 60 84 91
8:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 am
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Looked into this restaurant before visiting Malaga and was impressed with the variety of tapas available. Went for lunch and ordered 5 tapas dishes and I was not disappointed. Had the bruschetta which was the biggest I have ever seen and tasted fantastic. Only downside of the visit was who I assume to be the owner. Very rude to the... More 

1 Thank Debbie G
La Cala de Mijas, Spain
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This restaurant is in a lovely square and the food was absolutely amazing. I visited this restaurant with 12 other ladies and we had an absolute blast!! The food was extremely plentiful and there was something for everyone. You could have either a main course or choose different tapas. With 13 of us eating, we all had something different; some... More 

1 Thank Sue S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well located. Tapas are amazing, lots of choice including vegetable options (eggplants, lentills, mini burgers...) Good sangria as well !

1 Thank Minnouch
Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited today for lunch after visiting Alcazaba. The food was very nice! The staff were excellent! BUT...the owner was present at the restaurant and was very rude to his staff in a variety of ways . He single handedly ruined the ambience of the place he was trying to create. The staff were incredible in maintaining their composure whilst... More 

3 Thank enatchu
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, service & atmoshere. Very welcoming to dogs even serving them complementarty chicken & fresh water! Great for people watching.

1 Thank John H
Calgary, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gorgeous afternoon sitting in the sun enjoying people watching and great tapas. Service was great, food was great, there was even a man serenading the group of people out in this plaza. Our son got a bit chilled and they even brought him a blanket to warm up. And to boot, loved the pictures distinguishing male and female bathrooms and... More 

1 Thank Ila K
Chester, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

..and a great location in the heart of Malaga Old Town . Good service, and some very different tapas.

1 Thank Tim K
Cardigan, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Surpisingly vegetarian friendly and with much tastier options than some of the old-style ashes and sackcloth veggie restaurants that you might come across. Good food, good service and decent prices. An imaginative selection of salads, not just the usual Spanish offering of lettuce leaves and tinned sweetcorn!

1 Thank petegpg
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Pleasant square for people watching Felafel and Moroccan lamb stew was very pleasant washed down with a beer Reasonable price,relaxed would go back

1 Thank KathrynLane
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Fab restaurant with a really good selection on both the food and drink front. Great views too along with great service.

1 Thank LouiseC24

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza de la Merced No.18, Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 952 60 84 91

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