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El Figon

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Calle Almedina 5, 29770, Torrox, Spain
+34 952 53 81 08
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Dorset, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Tucked away in Torrox Pueblo this courtyard restaurant has the potential to be a romantic setting for evening dinner.If only the food and the price and the indifferent service supported that potential.We were visiting with others who had been there before and had thought well of it as one their local restaurants.The pork medalions almost seemed to be made of... More 

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Leitrim, Ireland
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51 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

This place was recommended to us by Juan, our host at The Casa Collina Del Sol. You have to book in advance. The ambience, the food, the service was top notch: it wasn't pretentious or touristy, and the prices were very good. Really a treasure. Grilled sole and baked cod plus salad was enjoyed in a relaxed and friendly space;... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Lovely garden setting ,but inside dining is available ,staff all very helpful & friendly especially Jessie . Food was top class & inexpensive ,this will be a regular visit when we are in Torrox .

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

been here few times now and always been exellent the service and food are great and the setting outside is wonderfull great place for romantic meal if thats what you want to

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Trondheim, Norway
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

I've been to El Figon countless times (more than 50). In all those times I've never been disappointed. Sure some visits have just been "good". But most of them have been superb or excellent. Last night's visit was certainly in the "excellent"-column. We were eight people and had a really good time with great food and wine. The service was... More 

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Troon
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

After all the fabulous reviews, we were quite excited to visit El Figon- not sure what the hype was about. Yes, it was very pretty inside and we were shown to our table straight away. The disappointing bit was the food- two of us had the seafood soup, one mussel and one prawn and tasted more of nutmeg than saffron... More 

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Lisburn, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

Our first impression on entering El Figon was the wonderful ambience coupled with the warm welcome . We had prebooked and were shown to our table very speediy and offered drinks right away. The menu was a delight to peruse and our choices were served speedily - all dished in our party of 4 cooked to perfection. We availed of... More 

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Gosport, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016

The food was first class the service was very good and a nice place to eat, a really nice clean place to have your food . Not over priced great atmosphere and the waiters were really friendly . I would recommend this to anyone

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Thank torroxkaren
Soham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016

A private patio, turned into the most lovely restaurant. Open April through to mid/end October, you will dine in a lovely garden, with good food and wine, and at a reasonable price. Staff are excellent too. You will need to book as places are limited, take your camera, and enjoy a special evening.

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Thank Christine R
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

Food good and the best sangria - staff very attentive. Slight issue over bill which did spoil the evening a little but still well worth a visit. A must for a romantic evening.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Almedina 5, 29770, Torrox, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Torrox
  • Phone Number: +34 952 53 81 08

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