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FAMA tapas bar


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Friendly Tapas bar. Original and delicious tapas from the land to the sea, combined with fresh cocktails, selected beers from local to IPA and the finest Spanish wine. Come to visit us and discover our tasty world.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Italian, Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great service, great food 😍😍 we really enjoyed eating at Fama.. there is not much more to say about that

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank John A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This tapas restaurant is on a completely different level compared to the ones on the beach walk.. You get the feeling when you walk towards the restaurant and see how they have put all the tables together. The service is excellent and the food... wow.....More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Elof16
Reviewed 5 days ago

Hidden between the sea front and the main road, in a not so obvious location, lies Fama. With its quirky decor and shady surroundings, you could be forgiven if you walked passed this little gem without giving a second glance. Greeted with a smile from...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Mat S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spotted FAMA on trip advisor before our annual golf sabbatical to Benalmadena. The restaurant certainly did not disappoint with food and service both excellent. Food was so good we had a second visit!!!!

Date of visit: July 2019
2  Thank PaulandShirls
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are so happy we found this restaurant early in our holiday, because we are definitely coming back. Our daughter loves pil pil and this is the best she has ever had. Our son had nachos and chicken and was amazed. We adults had a...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank espenlang
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here after good tripadvisor reviews. Bit of the beaten track but definitely worth finding. Been to Benalmadena before & usually eat in the marina but glad we ate her. We had lamb meatballs, pork with red cabbage, octopus salad, patas braves, tuna tatami tiramisu...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank juliemoynihan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It truly didn’t disappoint! The food, service and surroundings are great! We would highly recommend a visit here when in Benalmádena

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Danie18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food in romantic friendly setting. Can't fault it. Service & recommendations very good. Totally reasonably priced. Scallops were fab as was meat plate.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Superkay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is very average the nachos were probably my favourite where as the others weren’t that great it’s not a clean place to work with food, the best tapas place is lime & lemon if you’re looking for quality food go there instead! Just very...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank F675CRalexandrab
famaa2017, Owner at FAMA tapas bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear costumers, I worked in food industry for many years, I saw many Chefs and trust me our Chefs are super punctilious about cleanness during the service and also during the preparation. By saying that our place is not clean for food is very offensive...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved our visit here. Visited with my husband and daughter and we all thoroughly enjoyed the delicious food! Glad we booked! It was our first tapas experience and definitely won’t be our last. Food was all freshly prepared and tasted amazing! Would highly recommend a...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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500m walking along the promenade..on your right there is a little square with bench...across the square going up and you will see Fama.... unfortunately google doesn’t recognize this little way but from the main road 500m... More
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Followed Cumbriafan’s suggest we got the dinner at South beach because Fama was busy at that time. I am sorry to say that the food is not similar, we use to go to Fama where the service is amazing and the food to die for... More
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