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Bar Los Melli

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Calle Guzman El Bueno 16, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
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London
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66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

This is my favourite tapas place in Tarifa. We sat outside on the street, drank some excellent local wine and ate some GREAT tapas. They are pretty child-friendly too.

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Thank Tilf
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

This place is slightly off the the Main Street but worth finding. We had a small wait with a glass of delicious red wine for only €2. We took this as a good sign as it was busy! The staff were friendly and the food was a delight, real authentic Spanish tapas- we had calamari and the pollos rellenos with... More 

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Thank Sarah R
Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

This is the best tapas I ever tasted. Stayed in Tarifa a week, and had dinner here 5 days. Had the lomo, tomatoes, chicken, pimientos and eggs with ham.

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Thank Karina W
Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

It is almost impossible to find a table but if you dont mind standing at the barra this is an excellent bar with extremely warm and positiv energy staff.All the food we tried there was extremely fresh and delicious taste. The cheese is amazing and all the fish too.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

One of my favourite tapas bar in Tarifa! Food was absolutely delicious (esp calamari and tuna ahunmado - MUST HAVES!) The waiters are friendly and the atmosphere is extremely lively! Would recommend 10/10

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1 Thank Noel H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

We ate here a couple of times during our week's holiday, we enjoyed it that much. Get there before 9pm to secure a table more quickly. Worth the wait. Once you get a table the service is very efficient. Food excellent

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Thank James A
coventry
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We went here twice on our hols, as we loved it so much! The tapas is gorgeous, although the portions are huge, so if sharing a couple..have media (half) rations! In particular, the boquerones and the patatas bravas were both extremely good, the Jamon iberico was a good portion, and thinly sliced...and the house red is rather good too!

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Thank veuve1985
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

We went there we so that the boy for service didn't want us ! He wanted to have is Spanish friends ! To take our table the food around us was soso we had a drink and left from waiting for him for ever !! So if you are a tourist there is a good restaurant just after

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2016

As always had fantastic time @ Los Melli, wonderful staff. wonderful tapas and wonderful vino. Infact WONDERFUL. They where really busy on the Saturday night but still kept there humour and chat and you get served in the Spanish manner...when they're ready.

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Thank Mark C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

One of the most iconic tapas bar in Tarifa. Excellent ortiguillas and tuna. Expect about 16€ per person for a tapas lunch or dinner

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Guzman El Bueno 16, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Costa de la Luz  >  Tarifa

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?