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La Alacena de Francis

Calle Montalban 1, 29002 Malaga, Spain
+34 615 06 25 34
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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“smoked fish” (13 reviews)
“suzette” (3 reviews)
“iberico pork” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Russian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Calle Montalban 1, 29002 Malaga, Spain
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1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best small restaurants in Malaga. 5 tables only seating max 15 guests. very friendly chef who explains every single dish. amazing food. good wine and absolutely the best price. a most go if you are in Malaga. no outside seating.

Thank aki0007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The chef was very friendly,suggested a lot of nice dishes and served very good food. Nice, small restaurant. The twelve of us almost filled the restaurant.

Thank Inger-Marie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit. This was the best meal we had in Malaga. Food was served by Daniel who advised us on our choices. Every course was a delight. Thanks again. We will certainly return on our next visit to Malaga.

Thank toddNewcastle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

YEs there is a menue available but the owners tells you what you should really eat ! And his recommendations divers smoked fish is wonderful and the best DORADE We have ever eaten with a Chardonay from Spain. Unfortunately we had to leave And could...More

Thank Helmut B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was a truly memorable experience. Daniel, the waiter talked us through the menu. We decided to follow his recommendations to share the variety of smoked fish starter and the main course of roasted black pork and grilled vegetables, see attached. The contrasting flavours throughout...More

Thank brsmyth56
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

The food is delicious. Fresh, simple, tasty- but still, special. Amazing. The owner, Daniel, is definitely loves what he is doing. The passion to food and people is seen in every dish and explanation the he gives- whether its on the food or the city...More

Thank shirelik
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Visited on Saturday night on a recommendation of a friend. Very tiny restaurant, but with a lovely atmosphere. Daniel the owner is very knowledgeable, and will help with choice of food. We tried 4 Russian dishes andwere surprised howtasty it all was. Highly recommended!

Thank CasaAguila
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

If you are around Malaga you must visit this place. The gourmet experience and the atmosphere is really worth it... thank me later, after you done eating;)

Thank Vlad P
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

really nothing to eatI can't say any good word about it. Even the location is no so good. Neighborhood is dirty.

Thank Dmitriy L
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Charming small restaurant of 5 - 6 tables. I booked this for 4 of us in advance from the UK. Daniel the owner was friendly and helpful. He helped us to chose a selection of dishes which highlighted the dishes of Malaga (fish) and his...More

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Ninette L
July 29, 2018|
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Response from LaAlacena D | Property representative |
I´m sorry but we are closed for holidays Kinds regards La alacena
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Iloveearth1234
June 21, 2018|
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Response from IstanbulKate | Reviewed this property |
Everything is freshly prepared so I bet he could work with you. It’s not a regular vegetarian place
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Ella D
February 18, 2018|
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Response from DanielJ3236 | Property representative |
No, I´m very sorry, but we don´t have lactose free meals and desserts. Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$17 - $28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Montalban 1, 29002 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 615 06 25 34
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