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Malak Bistro

Calle Pitelos, 26 | In Galicia Square, 15703, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
+34 610 96 82 65
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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Middle Eastern, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Pitelos, 26 | In Galicia Square, 15703, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
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Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

Excellent. A new and interesting taste sensation. Well balanced. Must try to come here again or at least mimic recipe

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

I have been there twice, as I have enjoyed thier food so much at my first visit, I needed to go there again next day. Remembered to take pictures from my 2nd visit. Very friendly and welcoming staff with good service. I would love to...More

Thank sydney_park_ey
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

The meals were great and the owner is a super nice person! I went there two times. In the first one, the restaurant was almost closing and some of the meals in the menu were over. He was very attentive and kind of invented a...More

Thank Fernanda L
Reviewed September 30, 2017

My wife and I were very happy with both the food and service at Malak Bistro. I have a vegan diet and there were tasty choices available (the felafels are particularly yummy and creative in the shape of a heart!). My wife had a very...More

1  Thank VegansRock
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Malak Bistro should not be missed. Friendly and welcoming chef/owner Johnny serves inventive and delicious food such as the superb warmed goat cheese on toast with balsamic vinegar reduction and the incredible falafel skewers. The food is terrific, the restaurant is cozy and pleasant, and...More

Thank eirinagealai
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

While marketed as a vegetarian restaurant, there are meat dishes on the menu. It isn’t large and when all the tables are taken a closed sign went up on the door. The menu was quite extensive and the food was delicious with ample size servings....More

Thank margnmike
Reviewed September 27, 2017

Having just finished walking the Camino de Santiago as a gluten free vegan I was excited to find this restaurant and despite the few negative reviews we went. We found it outstanding in every way - taste, presentation, service. The waiter was very friendly and...More

Thank SusanitayRicardo
Reviewed September 27, 2017

This small restaurant is strategically located between Plaza Galicia and the monumental centre of Santiago. It offers correct vegetarian food at reasonable prices in a relaxed atmosphere. The menu was made up by the usual choices in this type of restaurant: humus, falafel, salads, vegetables,...More

Thank southerntraveller49
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

Unlike some reviews, we found the owner/ waiter here to be very friendly, helpful and giving efficient prompt service. The fattoush salad and the stuffed pancake were particularly good. Just before we left, a group of twenty came in, and I could see how the...More

Thank DuchessadiNapoli
Reviewed September 5, 2017

We enjoyed the falafel skewers and vegetable skewers so much that we returned the next day. The portion sizes were not large, but were sufficient. It was a nice break from the many less healthy (though delicious) choices in other restaurants. There were appetizers and...More

Thank bostonbased
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$18 - $37
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Pitelos, 26 | In Galicia Square, 15703, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Galicia  >  Province of A Coruna  >  Santiago de Compostela
  • Phone Number: +34 610 96 82 65
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closed for discover new camino Malak Bistro is located in
Santiago de Compostela, five minutes away from the Cathedral. It's a meeting point for exotic food lovers, where you can discover the most exotic flavours of the Middle Eastern gastronomy and the vegetarian, vegan and traditional touch of the Spanish gastronomy. A restaurant where you can taste the diverse food culture from countries like: Palestine, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and Saudi Arabia. Vegetarians, vegans and gluten intolerants, can find in our menus many options that will satisfy their needs. This makes Malak Bistro a reference inside our gastromical scenario. Reservations are required after 14:00 h and 20:30
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