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Vitaliano da Cristina

Plaza de los Cangrejos | Calle Castilla Perez 21, 29780 Nerja, Spain
+34 952 52 83 41
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fresh pasta” (41 reviews)
“pizza” (106 reviews)
“bruschetta” (15 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Plaza de los Cangrejos | Calle Castilla Perez 21, 29780 Nerja, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere is very friendly and welcoming, and there is a lovely outdoor terrace with sea view. The freshly made pastas are utterly delicious, the steak and swordfish are excellent.

Thank joyoftravel2016
Maria B, Proprietario at Vitaliano da Cristina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We thank you for appreciating our food and our work, we hope to see you soon thanks Vitaliano Staff

Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Keep on going back tom this restaurant, always great food and great service. Recommend the freshly made pasta, but to be honest every thing on the menu is great. Best Italian in Nerja & one of the best Restaurants in town at very reasonable prices.

Thank Rob P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited 3 times when we stayed a week in Nerja. Great staff - efficient, kind and so pleasant! Excellent food. (My husband s favourite is seafood spaghetti with just the right amount of chilli - he has eaten this in a wide variety of...More

2  Thank 125Debra54
Maria B, Propietario at Vitaliano da Cristina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much your compliments pay us the work we do trying to do it at best. We are waiting for a greeting from the Vitaliano Staff

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Disappointing. Had the vegetable cheese ravioli, but was just cheese filled spinach ravioli with passata. Not a lot of flavour and lacking in fresh ingredients. Portion size was more nouvelle cuisine and was not offered the dessert menu.More

Thank Annette1171
Maria B, Proprietario at Vitaliano da Cristina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Mi dispiace molto che non abbia gradito, ma i nostri ravioli non hanno spinaci e rimaniamo molto dispiaciuti per tutti...More

Reviewed November 27, 2017

This was always a favourite place to visit while in Nerja but unfortunately it seems to have had a big drop in standards. Having chosen spaghetti alle vongole as a starter I was disappointed to see frozen pacific clams although the pasta itself was nice...More

1  Thank Epicurian808
Reviewed November 27, 2017

Too bad it's our last day... so yummy. Caprese salad perfect. Mozzarella fresh. Pizza crispy tallegio cheese, artichokes, black olives OMG! Do yourself a favor skip the other greasy fried restaurants tapas and have some fresh food.

1  Thank smax7737
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

We ate here a couple of times on our holiday and had delicious food both times. The restaurant had a nice atmosphere and the friendliness of the staff really stood out. We were eating with our 18-month-old son and could not have been made to...More

1  Thank GRS64
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

Called in lunchtime on the off chance, we weren’t disappointed the food was fabulous, I had rustic lasagne, it was the best I’d had for a long time, my family were equally impressed with there main course and followed it with homemade dessert. We are...More

Thank Newton Ann N
Reviewed November 15, 2017

Dropped in for lunch at this lovely Italian restaurant situated on a picturesque plaza in Nerja. I had the pasta arrabiata with extra chili oil, family had lasagna rustica and pasta fungi all with fresh pasta excellent flavors truly delicious. We had deserts tiramisu, Italian...More

1  Thank WillTracy
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful, been to Nerja for three weeks so we got to go there more than a couple of times Pizza and pasta best ever eatet out of Italy Really really happy to have discovered that lovely restaurant

1  Thank idrizis
Maria B, Proprietario at Vitaliano da Cristina, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2017

Thanks, thanks, thanks Staff Vitaliano

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Sue B
November 30, 2016|
Response from Maria B | Property representative |
yes is open in plaza de los cangrejos
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August 15, 2015|
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Response from Maria B | Property representative |
hi, yes is open becouse have two Ristorant, one plaza los cangrejos and anather plaza tutti fruti
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza de los Cangrejos | Calle Castilla Perez 21, 29780 Nerja, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Nerja
  • Phone Number: +34 952 52 83 41
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