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The Wigan Bar La Isla

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options

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About
British Bar Restaurant with sunny terrace overlooking the beach. Open every day for excellent breakfast, lunch & evening meals or just drinks. Sky sports, free wi-fi & a friendly chat. Open 9am every morning, seven days per week & taking last orders for meals at 8pm 1st November to the last Saturday in March, 9pm throughout April then 10pm 1st May until 31st October.
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $23
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, British
FEATURES
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews roast dinner baileys cheesecake pie beef chilli pudding salad burger old speckled hen british grub english food home from home sea front lovely friendly staff cold beer great place to eat lovely location
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Called in as had been told you could get a good Sunday lunch here , and how true that is, very friendly service , and a really good home cooked Sunday lunch , I had beef which was nice , and my partner's pork was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank BBBOTS
Susan5511, Owner at The Wigan Bar La Isla, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I'm so pleased you enjoyed your Sunday lunch with us and am sorry that you think our puddings are a bit pricey. €4.95 for Apple pie with custard cream or ice cream, and a good sized portion at that, to me seems an average price....More

Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I had a few drinks in the bar and really enjoyed it, if you like people watching this bar couldn't be in a better location, right on the sea front.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank benidorm88
Susan5511, Owner at The Wigan Bar La Isla, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I love people watching myself and working in such an environment, being able to see the comings and goings with such beautiful views as a backdrop is definitely a plus to the working day! Thanks so much for your comments.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped off here many times while walking along the promenade. Good friendly service. Good value with a varied menu

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 423dancer
Susan5511, Owner at The Wigan Bar La Isla, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thankyou so much for your repeated visits and your lovely words x

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just wanted a bacon on toast, I mean how hard can it be, what arrived was bread that was not toasted one side and the OUTSIDE was fried in, well I don,t know but for the rest of the day I felt like vomiting because...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank bobbymWirral
Susan5511, Owner at The Wigan Bar La Isla, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I have spoken to my waitress regarding your comments. She tells me that she took your order for 2 plates of bacon on toast but on returning to your table with cutlery etc the lady with you asked that the order be changed to 2...More

Reviewed January 7, 2019

Had a snack and a couple of evening meals here, lovely reasonable priced food, great portions. Staff are lovely and friendly too, great location and view of the beach and sea, would definitely recommend!More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Greeneyez06
Susan5511, Owner at The Wigan Bar La Isla, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

I certainly will not disagree with your comment on our view over the beach. After 19 years as owner here I still never tire of the outlook from my 'office'! We're really pleased you ate with us a few times and were never disappointed. We...More

Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

Stopped here a few times when walking along the see front. Owners very friendly and food great too. Nice selection of snacks and hearty English food if your missing that. Mugs of tea too !

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 759MarkP
Susan5511, Owner at The Wigan Bar La Isla, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

Thankyou so much for stopping by so many times and for taking the time to give us a mention! Happy New Year x

Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

Not quite sure how they serve all those meals from such a tiny kitchen- but they do !! And they do it do very well. Have not been here for a while- just not been in area. Regrettably think it must have been owner Sues...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kingpaul100
Wiganbarsueaspey, Owner at The Wigan Bar La Isla, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2018

Thank you so much for your review. It’s so good to know that it’s business as usual when I’m not actually on the premises. I’m so lucky to have such wonderful staff. Hopefully I’ll see you next time you manage to pop in. Merry Christmas...More

Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Called in the Wigan for breakfast as soon as we got to Benalmadena I had the big one washed down with a pint of strongbow my partner had the regular one with a cup of tea cracking start to the day

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank andrewth0mas9
Wiganbarsueaspey, Owner at The Wigan Bar La Isla, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2018

It was lovely to see you yesterday and to be able to serve you the breakfast you had been looking forward to. Enjoy your holiday and hopefully we’ll see you before you go home. Thanks so much for your review x

Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

The bar with the view , great location , friendly staff and hearty lovely food . We had the turkey sunday dinner and tuna mayo jacket potato washed down with mugs of tea and coffee. We always pop in here when we visit Benalmadna. Sun...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cuddslfc
Susan5511, Owner at The Wigan Bar La Isla, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2018

Thanks so much for your continued visits, and of course for your kind words! Hope to see you soon x

Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

Lovely breakfast overlooking the sea.Very good service with a nicely cooked breakfast.would highly recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lyn k
Susan5511, Owner at The Wigan Bar La Isla, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2018

Thanks so much for choosing us to provide your holiday breakfast, it's great that you so enjoyed it ! Hope to see you soon x

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seanc267
August 25, 2018|
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Response from Wiganbarsueaspey | Property representative |
Hi. We open at 9am every day ( except Christmas Day) throughout every year and in February last orders for the kitchen would usually be at the earliest 6pm and the latest 7pm, barring unforeseen circumstances. Look forward... More
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jikokaizen6
June 9, 2018|
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Response from Wiganbarsueaspey | Property representative |
Hi. It is literally no more than 10 minutes along the paseo in the Fuengirola direction from the marina, and a lovely walk. Be great to see you and thanks for contacting me x
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kjh67
August 21, 2017|
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Response from Susan5511 | Property representative |
Hi Keith. We do have a number of meals & snacks that are gluten free, such as our chilli con carne with rice or Thai green curry to name just two. We have an allergy menu available in the bar upon request which I believe to... More
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