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Ctra. Frigiliana-Torrox, Km. 2, Frigiliana, Spain
+34 952 53 40 54
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We returned to this lovely restaurant/bar 3 times on our weeks stay in Frigiliana, fabulous😀 such a beautiful setting to soak up the views while the service and food topped all expectations

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Thank Julie E
Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have vie this great bar in the past and it still is great value for money, the owner is friendly and let's you know if she thinks you are offering too much. We had garlic chicken, meatball( definitely try them), grilled Hale and sliced potatoes with Peppers and onion with the house wine followed by home made creme caramel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Typical Spanish food, worth the extra distance from Frigliana. I had grilled hake with homemade chips, my partner had the squid with broad beans and ham. Amazing food and what a view!

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Thank Martin U
Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

The drive to this wonderful little restaurant is a bit hairy but it's well worth the effort. The views over the mountains, village and down to the sea are wonderful and picturesque. The food is very good too. We visit here every time we are in the area and usually order the same things. I suppose we should try other... More 

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York, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

This is a very authentic Spanish restaurant with amazing views. It is rustic rather than haute cuisine, but everything we had on two visits was very tasty and incredibly good value.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

We have been here a few times and always receive a warm welcome from the owner Conche.The food is freshly made from a very varied menu and the portions are huge.The scenery through the valley down towards the coast and Nerha is spectacular.Drive through Frigiliana towards the mountains and it comes up on your left.Definately well worth a visit.

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Thank peter l
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

Visited here as recommended by friends, had to go down an unlikely looking track, wondered where we were going! Well worth the trip though as the view of Frigiliana and the coast are amazing. Food and drink great, had a good selection of various seafoods, patatas de la pobres with beer and tinto de verrano. Would highly recommend as a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

We went for drinks and don't be put off on the way in, looks aren't everything. Really great views and good value with nice service as well..... But the views well worth it

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

Loved it here. Would totally recommend. Don't need to say any more just lovely. Those idea is it that you have to write 100 characters, just off putting?

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Thank WJB9
La Herradura, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

Lovely family run restaurant up in the hills above Frigiliana. Take the Torrox road out of Frigiliana and look for signs to turn left. Wonderful views down to the coast, sometimes windy so be prepared. Swimming pool open in summer and a large outdoors terrace. Very nice restaurant with wood burner for winter visitors. Excellent facilities and always clean. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ctra. Frigiliana-Torrox, Km. 2, Frigiliana, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Frigiliana
  • Phone Number: +34 952 53 40 54

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?