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Restaurante Cristal Benalmadena

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Blk C5 147/166 Calle Aguila, Urb. costamar, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 952 56 49 47
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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161 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

This is an English run restaurant, located just down the side street from Coco's Bar. This means it's not immediately visible from the main road, but it's really no more than 100 yards from Coco's. Food is very good and the menu of the day represents great value for money. The setting inside is very pleasant and the service has... More 

1 Thank JayRae1
Arnprior, Canada
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2016

This is a friendly restaurant with a wide menu selection. We, however, had a 3 course meal (starter, main course,dessert) + 1/2 bottle wine for 16.95€...a great value.

1 Thank Claud C
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Four of us had a great "menu del dia" meal at Cristal. The food was great and when we told them that we didn't like the house wine they changed our wine without quibble. Great food - wonderful service - great for families, couples and groups. Value for money. Will go there again.

Thank David B
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

This was disappointing came here a few years ago but menu has too many choices and the food is now average.

Thank 63Marilyn
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2016

We went to this restaurant as it was close to the hotel. The waitress was professional and very pleasant. The food on the other hand was not very good. I had a steak with peppercorn sauce which was thin ang grisly. The vegetables carrots green beans and cabbage served were soggy and over cooked. I did not eat many of... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 21, 2016

This restaurant is usually closed at this time, but opened for our travel group of 40+. The food was very good. The staff did a tremendous job of serving everyone in a very timely manner , considering we all dropped in at the same time. Atmosphere was great ! A definite do it again.

Thank Bearcat4
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015

Excellent value set menu with a great choice,have eaten here on many occasions and food is consistently good. Staff are warm and welcoming and the atmosphere is always pleasant.

1 Thank janedoe82
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2015 via mobile

Yet another return visit as I have been calling for the last 5/6 years. The food and choice is great, staff extremely friendly and always welcomed. I'd say that the menu caters for everyone and all are cooked and presented well and always plenty to eat. I will be back again on my next visit.

1 Thank Colin W
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2015 via mobile

Very tasty food extensive menu lots to pick from. Very friendly staff very attentive very knowledgeable. Relaxing atmosphere.

1 Thank Susan R
Manchester, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2015

Lovely restaurant, friendly attentive staff, great menu. Very comfortable, relaxing atmosphere, the food was very good, we ate here a couple of times during our weeks holiday.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
International, Mediterranean, European, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blk C5 147/166 Calle Aguila, Urb. costamar, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Benalmadena
  • Phone Number: +34 952 56 49 47

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