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Oliva

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Modern Mediterranean cuisine
1. Modern Mediterranean cuisine
"Without a doubt the best fish I’ve ever eaten"
susandgavin
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2. Professional service
2. Professional service
" The waiting staff were very professional and pleasant "
Fran F
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3. Atmosphere
3. Atmosphere
" The owners have worked very hard on creating a pleasant experience."
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About
Restaurant with a modern creative Andalusian cuisine, with a solid traditional base but constantly experimenting with new tastes, textures, techniques and products. The wine list includes wines from all around Spain. The restaurant is very close to Balcón de Europa, in the center of Nerja and has a private sunny terrace.
PRICE RANGE
$35 - $51
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
International, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Spanish
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed February 27, 2020

This is stylish restaurant with wonderful food. Even the bread is worth paying for. Good wine list, too. While it is more expensive than most it is worth it. My husband thought it the best resto we had dined in Spain after 3 weeks of...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

Came here for our anniversary and once again after last year, didn’t disappoint!! The service is very good and you have the option to sit inside or out. The presentation and taste of the food is without doubt fine dining and fine dining at its...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed February 23, 2020 via mobile

This restaurant has a cosy environment, friendly and attentive staff and exceptionell good food. This time I tried the monkfish and it was very good. This restaurant always deliver a little moore than I expect. Dont miss it.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 7, 2020 via mobile

Myself and my partner came across this restaurant while on holiday. It was something very special that we will always remember. The tasting menu will forever be on our taste buds. The staff knew everything that they were serving and give us full details of...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 29, 2019

Very good food in parts, some courses disappointed a little but an enjoyable time. The staff were friendly

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 15, 2019

The four of us had dinner here. It was a very pleasant experience. We were the only ones in the restaurant for lunch, which suited us fine. The menu was very varied, with lots of fish & meaty dishes on offer. The service was friendly...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 8, 2019 via mobile

This restaurant was like a little peice of San Sebastián in Nerja. The menu is so thoughtful and artistic, we were spoilt for choice. The steak was stunning and the bread with herb butter and oils was so pretty and flavoursome we could have eaten...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed December 1, 2019 via mobile

Oliva is the consistently reliable fine dining option in Nerja. Hidden in a passage between Calle Pintada and Plaza de España, you will find one of Nerja's most exciting culinary discoveries. I have been here a couple of times over the past few years, and...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 23, 2019 via mobile

This is probably the best restaurant in Nerja. Last night we ate with our son and his fiancé and we were not disappointed. The Scallops are so good.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 15, 2019

Back again as we loved it years ago. It did not disappoint. Lovely atmosphere, great food and good service. A vegetarian option on the main menu was “awesome” as was my steak.

Date of visit: November 2019
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AnneWright58
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Response from Katethefoodie33 | Reviewed this property |
They normally do a set menu around €200 per person on New year's Eve, we were going to go last year but went New year's Day instead, was absolutely gorgeous!! Enjoy xx
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buddhawn
December 12, 2017|
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Response from SerenidadDerbyshire | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but doubt it. Worth emailing them directly. I hope so for your sake!
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sib1007
November 16, 2017|
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Response from patproc | Reviewed this property |
Their contact details are on their Website. Tel.No.& e-mail address.
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