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El Meson de Cervantes

Calle Alamos, 11 | Calle Cacer, 29012 Malaga, Spain
+34 952 21 62 74
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wild boar stew” (66 reviews)
“tapas” (512 reviews)
“treacle” (36 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Alamos, 11 | Calle Cacer, 29012 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Probably the best meal we had in our week long trip to Spain. Tapas dishes were unbelievable, particularly the monkfish and a stew (wild boar I think). Also the service, which can be a bit hit and miss in some busy tapas places, was warm...More

Thank TheJackal28
Reviewed 5 days ago

Greeted with a beaming smile from the waitress, great start to the night. We were given an English menu and told of a few suggested dishes. The atmosphere in the place was great, friday night and everyone was happy. The wine and food were great...More

Thank Dublincrew
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Through a tiny door you find this incredible restaurant in Malaga ....amazing food and lovely staff. Great quality tapas...

Thank Mdr10Cornwall
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice restaurant food is very good. However we waited at least 10 minutes to get a menu so I got a menu myself which was just behind me. When eventually the waitress came to us she told me I should of been patient and asked...More

Thank Derek K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found Meson de Cervantes through trip advisor on our last night in Malaga and it was perfect. Great menu, food, atmosphere, prices and staff. Everything was delicious and we had to keep ourselves from ordering everything on their menu. They never rushed us and even...More

Thank jowell3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent dinner in this friendly, busy, bustling restaurant. Really nice informal atmosphere and great tapas, at very reasonable prices. A real mixture of clientele - in terms of age, local/tourists, dress etc - but obviously everybody is there to have a good time. Infinitely better...More

1  Thank happytravellers335
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant with friendly and attentive staff. Perfect fresh tasty food, nice wines. You can chose big portions, halves or tapas so you can try a lot without overeating. And it is not easy when it is really so good!! We tried to find...More

Thank Lena_Nik62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good quality tapas set in a wonderful atmosphere. Very good value for money, so important now that Brexit is rapidly reducing the pound's purchasing value. So much for regaining control. A bottle of wine is much cheaper than at home, and service is polite and...More

Thank pwilliamsLancashire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we had diner here with friends. The tapas were ok and wine was ok however the pressing tip from the waitress for a quite expensive bottle of wine was not very appreciated. Especially since the wine was not that good.

Thank rob30berg2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Salmon and octopus were amaaaaaaaazing!!! The quality of food at this place is the best in Malaga :)

Thank IvanaE119
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Amy W
August 11, 2017|
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Response from Shelmar | Reviewed this property |
Would recomend you contact restaurant directly
August 9, 2017|
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Response from Connector643168 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, sorry.
May 4, 2017|
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Response from rebecca t | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! The restaurant will sure be open in August and it's very central, perfect for a special occasion. But please be sure to reserve at least a couple of weeks before the event (maybe not three months, though) because... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Alamos, 11 | Calle Cacer, 29012 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 952 21 62 74
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El Meson de Cervantes es una parada obligatoria para aquellos fanaticos del buen comer. Tapas tradicionales y tapas creativa de autor, amplia y cuidada seleccion de vinos y cervezas.
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