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El Muelle de Arriate

Estacion de Arriate s/n, 29350 Arriate, Spain
+34 952 16 63 70
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad” (34 reviews)
“tapas” (25 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Estacion de Arriate s/n, 29350 Arriate, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Frank and his team were so welcoming and friendly, although it was quiet, we knew that frank was as personal in enthusiastic with all his guests. He described the menu to us rather than us just read it and choose, the same with the wine....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PandMat50
Reviewed October 15, 2018

We ate here for a second time and were not disappointed. Part of the appeal of this restaurant is the owner Frank explaining the various dishes and how they are cooked. He clearly displays his love of the foods that are served and it really...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Stonefox
Reviewed October 4, 2018

We were visiting a friend of ours in Gaucin and all foreign community there were talking about this amazing restaurant with the very friendly Frank so we took the train just to try it.And what an experience it was...!Frank is beyond any exaggeration maybe the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank zalonik
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Probably one of the nicest meals we have had Frank was brilliant host food was amazing in a beautiful venue by the railway Perfect night Frank could make a cheese sandwich sound sexy so passionate about his food and so he should be truly excellent

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank stephenp675
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

We always try to visit El Muelle when we holiday in the area. The food is excellent and so tasty. By far the best in the area. Hosted by owner Frank in the most welcoming way. Make sure you book a table before visiting to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank susannew947
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Having heard a lot about this restaurant and the owner Frank from a number of sources, we just had to try it when we were staying near Ronda. We arrived on a fine evening and sat outside close to the railway track. Frank was very...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Pat-Romsey
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

This has to be my all time favorite restaurant-and I have been to many in the states as well as Europe! Almost every review has mentioned Frank-what a jewel! The food-the ambience-the service: all outstanding. Thank you for this wonderful experience! I wish I could...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ann_dalpiaz
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Friends who had been to Ronda a couple of years ago said that if there was one restaurant we had to visit on our trip to Andalusia, it was this one. They were right. Not only was the view over and beyond the railway line...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kittl1
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Brilliant, we had no faults, we enjoyed the owners careful description of the food on the menu, the service was calm and relaxing, food was delicious

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dasycneme
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This place is fantastic. Wonderful setting beside the train line looking out at the sierra outside arriate.Frank the owner is your charismatic and patient host and the food is superb. Had a memorable dinner here as the sun set over the mountains. Came back a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sealion710
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June 30, 2018|
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Response from Tom v | Reviewed this property |
We were with a group of 8 persons, 9 is no problem. It is a safe location, thus yes you can leave things in your car. Children are also welcome. Outdoor i think is not possible but i could be wrong. When we were there it was... More
October 3, 2017|
Response from Cycling22 | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is closed until Friday 20th October
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June 7, 2016|
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Response from ceri-anne | Reviewed this property |
I've eaten there twice. The food is amazing. I'm a veggie and there was plenty of choice. Suggest phoning in advance because they may be able to give you a bigger choice of dishes. I would say that it is essential to book as... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $36
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estacion de Arriate s/n, 29350 Arriate, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Arriate
  • Phone Number: +34 952 16 63 70
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Restaurant "El Muelle de Arriate" is located in the trainstation of Arriate, one of the White Villages close to Ronda.A tapas restaurant with quite a range of tapas and plates. As we work with fresh ingredients many times we also offer a new "invention" wich you will not find on our menu. We take special care of your children and with us you can have an early dinner if you like.In summer with spectacular views from the terrace along the railway line towards the mountains of the Sierra de las Nieves. In winter close to the fireplace. We are open for lunch and dinner.
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