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El Figon de Montemar

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Avenida Carlota Alessandri 91, 29620 Torremolinos, Spain
+34 952 37 26 88
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

We bought an apartment in Montemar in January, and we can’t believe how lucky we have been to drop on El Figon as our closest restaurant. We have travelled around Spain pretty extensively, and love the regional food. One of our favourite dishes is cordero lechal (milk fed lamb), and as many others have mentioned the cordero lechal at El... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

We had a little difficulty finding this restaurant but once inside we were made very welcome. Whilst studying the menu the Chef came over and recommended what we should have for our main course which was a slow cooked leg of lamb. We had very good house croquets and a salad. We didn't have to worry about the lamb, which... More 

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

Wow what a place, hidden away it's a refreshing chance from the torest crap, amazing food and service, I'm only here a few days and iv been twice, ud be mad to miss this place. So amazing thank you for ur great food and service xxx

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

In the middle of egg and chips country and looking some good local cuisine-and here we are-El Figon is excellent-welcoming, great food-we had Prawns pilpil iberian ham and fresh seabass filleted at our table-fabulous! Gaurdo is an excellent host and we very much enjoyed our visit!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Was tempted to write a bad review simply to keep 99% of the tourists in Torremolinos from eating here as they would ruin a place like this. This was far and away one of the best two meals I have had in my life. The owner and cook served us himself and led us through an amazing meal. When we... More 

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Malaga, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2011

Went to this restaurant yesterday I wanted Merluza (Hake) but couldn´t have it as he had not had a delivery yesterday as it was a public holiday here. So I chose a dish I´d never had before Solomill con foie (fillet steak with foie gras) which was served with a sauce made from Malaga wine. It was absolutely amazing the... More 

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Malaga, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2011

Beware this is a Spanish restaurant not even a nod at "International". There is an isnide restaurant and a delightful terrace restaurant. We live nearby and love to eat there. A speciality is baby shouilder of lamb which is the best I have ever tasted. All their food is of the besy quality and the service good. Typically you don´t... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Carlota Alessandri 91, 29620 Torremolinos, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Torremolinos
  • Phone Number: +34 952 37 26 88

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?