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La Plaza

Plaza Merced No. 18, 29012 Malaga, Spain
+34 952 60 84 91
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“moroccan lamb” (23 reviews)
“tapas” (221 reviews)
“falafel” (10 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Plaza Merced No. 18, 29012 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent restaurant on a large square, in Malaga old town not far from Picasso museum enjoyed tapas & a beer serenaded by a couple playing guitar & accordion. Really pleasant staff good service and most important the tapas freshly made worth visiting to sit &...More

Thank david a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing service! Owner went out of his way to get us breakfast even though breakfast menu was over. Food was delicious!!! Would definitely recommend the pancakes for breakfast ☺️Waiters were so incredibly accommodating and helpful, very interested in us and ensured we were happy...More

Thank Katie S
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Reviewed February 9, 2018

Not normally a fan of restaurants that have pictures on the menus or whose staff try to get you to come in off the street but have to say I can't fault this place and was very pleasantly surprised . Great selection of tapas (and...More

Thank Colpagh
Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

Decided to visit La Plaza on a recent visit to Málaga based on online reviews. Despite being Coeliac I love the whole tapas culture but usually spend the night looking for somewhere that I can eat in with confidence. La Plaza turned out to be...More

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Reviewed January 24, 2018

Our walking tour finished in this square so very convenient for lunch. Excellent place to sit in the sunshine with some tapas and a glass of beer/sangria/wine. Ate here 3 days running. Plenty of very reasonably priced tapas to choose from, particular favourites were the...More

Thank clomum
Reviewed January 24, 2018

We used La Plaza a couple of times as a bar to sit ouside in the sunshine and watch the crowds. Next to the overly busy El Pimpi, this is a more sedate affair with great table service and good prices. Didn't try the food...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

Great tapas and drinks, a bit more expensive than the other restaurants on the square, but the quality of the food and drinks is worth it!

Thank Nat D
Reviewed January 5, 2018

Had to go back for a second visit. The staff were wonderful and friendly. Set in a lovely square,La plaza is perfect for some winter sun. Great food at reasonable prices. Looking forward to going back one day. Thanks Fatima, Alberto and the nice lady...More

Thank Tony H
Reviewed January 3, 2018

We stopped for breakfast and had to ask 3 times for the bill. On returning for lunch we gave up waiting to be served and went to Citron restaurant on the same square where we received excellent food and service!

Thank Genevieve S
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

Nice spot to have a small lunch on a sunny day in winter. Musicians playing all through our lunch. Great tapas.

Thank Xin W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
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 Merced No. 18, 29012 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 952 60 84 91
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