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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner

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Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Business meetings

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The Spanish and English chefs at El Avalon pride themselves in providing modern European food that is influenced by their extensive travels in North Africa and South East Asia. Service at El Avalon is professional and relaxed. We have a fantastic terrace with stunning views, and a cosy restaurant with an open fireplace for Wintertime.
$11 - $54
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
International, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Contemporary
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews lamb tuna pudding prawns bread salad tapas fries punta lara light lunch superb food beautiful restaurant attentive service next year booked a table well worth a visit at lunchtime
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fantastic restaurant! My wife and I stopped there for lunch today and we were blown away by not only the food, which was stunning, but also by the staff, the views and the totally relaxed atmosphere. The chips were the best I’ve ever tasted...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

excellent food and breakfast-ideal postion for excursions-nice location/ nicely decorated rooms- private, home atmosphere

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and my husband, went to our favourite restaurant Avalon, as always the food came up excellent, along with the service, lovely David, My husband had the special starter of chicken wings, deep fat fried , they have changed their menu, so for my main...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the nicest restaurant in Nerja. Alix & Kevin have done wonders in transforming Avalon into an excellent restaurant. The views are stunning, the food is amazing, The staff are tip top, an excellent restaurant all round. They also cater for private...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

When I say, you can have your cake and eat it, I am of course speaking metaphorically because Avalon is so much more than cake. Driving from Nerja you can see the terrace perched on the hillside overlooking the coastline you’ve just been travelling along...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were looking for a small hotel with restaurant and we could not have found better one. Alix and Kevin were excellent hosts and we were made to feel very welcome. Our days started on the terrace for an excellent breakfast. A la carte lunches...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 2, 2020

Very good food. Perfect service. Nice place outside. Good wine. The meny was very well composed. We will come back for sure.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 18, 2020 via mobile

Beautiful Tapas lunch overlooking Nerja. Really enjoyed the homemade bread, lovely food presentation and very nice service.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 19, 2020

Visited for my birthday lunch. Had a lovely time! Our waiter David went above & beyond to make our stay comfortable. He recommended our tapas which was superb! Very good quality food and reasonable prices. Would definitely visit again.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 15, 2020 via mobile

We have come here every year during our winter holiday and always found the food and service to be first class. This year we were a little disappointed - same great service but felt the quality of the food had slipped a bit. My chicken...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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December 23, 2019|
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Response from elavalon | Property representative |
Avalon is 2.5kms from Balcon de Europa. You can walk along Playazo beach! It's a very lovely walk. Otherwise you can catch either the blue town bus to Punta Lara or the Malaga bus. It will cost 1€. A taxi will be 7€....
July 9, 2018|
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Response from 200Susie | Reviewed this property |
Yes Avalon would be a great choice, assuming they can accommodate 60. Fantastic food, great staff and lovely views!
April 28, 2018|
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Response from Karen H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you must mean Maro, it does have some hills but a gentle stroll you should be ok
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