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Meson el Picoteo

Mariano Vinuesa, 1, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
+34 956 68 11 28
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“clams” (3 reviews)
“atun” (3 reviews)
“smoked tuna” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Mariano Vinuesa, 1, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was told to go there and try the food because they serve real fresh fish, and it's true. You should thy the Voraz, a fish that you can only find in this area of Spain and it's deliciously cooked with ham and prawns. This...More

Thank FediGioia
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

After being closed last year... Was eager to try it out this time around. A great place, excellently priced, great menu. Tons of things to order from. Waiters are nice, did their best to talk with us English. Atmosphere was terrific and warm.

Thank 4U2Smile
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

We arrived tired and late from Tangiers after a long train trip from Fez - 7 hours to be told by our Hostal Alameda concierge to try this restaurant. Food was great and welcomed, the food snd wine suggestions hit the spot, local Tempranillo -...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

Food is about flavors right? This is the place to taste, smell and enjoy. It's a must if you visit Tarifa.

Thank Angel F
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

I had a good tuna. We where planning to have tapas but they only serve tapas inside according to the staff and since we had a dog with us we settled outside. There is a lot to select from in there menu and all the...More

Thank Johan H
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Fresh honest spanisch food. Nice friendly service . We felt very welcome and have spent 2 perfect evenings here. Next time in Tarifa we defenitly come back!

Thank Nele V
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Super- fresh food served by unusually attentive and friendly waiters. Clearly popular and buzzing with locals and all tables reserved but as we were early we got in. Lovely lunch included fresh boquerones, mackerel & pepper salad and fresh artichokes grilled with garlic.

Thank LondonPhil27
Reviewed September 10, 2016

Not much to say about this place. Just go and enjoy all they great food they have. Fresh and well cooked fish. Awesome and funny staff!!! An absoulte true andalusian experience! Can't wait to go back!

Thank Leleflorence
Reviewed August 16, 2016

Locals told me that this place is a must try, and that if you want a table, you should book 3-4 days before, otherwise if you go early you'll find probably a seat at the bar. The food is absoluterly great, everything i had was...More

Thank nikoskarditsa
Reviewed August 10, 2016

We went on Saturday night at around 8:45, all tables were fully booked (always a good first sign) but the overly friendly staff managed to fit us in as the first booking wasn't for another hour. We both ordered steaks from the menu and ordered...More

Thank Michelle13Morgan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mariano Vinuesa, 1, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Costa de la Luz  >  Tarifa
  • Phone Number: +34 956 68 11 28
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