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John Lemon

Avenida Bonanza No. 44 | Planta Baja Local No. 5, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 678 32 86 10
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Best pub in area

Visited this wee pub a few times now and thought it was about time to share the great experience... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
GerGlasgow57
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Great Pub in Benalmadena

As usual, we were given a warm and friendly welcome from Paul and Angie. Deliberately went on a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JMBE56
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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We love football, especially Celtic. Free wifi, Magners on draught, Cava by the glass or the bottle! And an amazing range of shots!
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good3%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“celtic bar” (11 reviews)
“great hosts” (12 reviews)
“great wee” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Avenida Bonanza No. 44 | Planta Baja Local No. 5, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
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+34 678 32 86 10
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"celtic bar"
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"great hosts"
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"great wee"
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"lovely couple"
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"celtic fan"
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"great bar"
in 7 reviews
"watch football"
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"feel welcome"
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"warm welcome"
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"games live"
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"wee pub"
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"looking forward to my next visit"
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"highly recommend this bar"
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"will defo be back"
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"brilliant atmosphere"
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"nothing is too much trouble"
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"friendliest bar"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited this wee pub a few times now and thought it was about time to share the great experience. As stated in numerous reviews the hosts, Angie and Paul, the boss named first, provide a very pleasant and friendly way to spend your time on...More

Thank GerGlasgow57
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As usual, we were given a warm and friendly welcome from Paul and Angie. Deliberately went on a night when there was no football showing so that we could enjoy their company and recommendations for places to go in the area. We wouldn’t go to...More

Thank JMBE56
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to benalmadena twice now and have visited this bar on numerous occasions. It’s a real Celtic bar run by real Celtic people. A great place to watch the celts or just go for a drink. Paul and Angie are both lovely people and...More

Thank donald m
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

If you’re looking for the Celtic family experience in the heart of Benalmadina, look no further than the John Lemon Bar on Avenida Bonanza. Glasgow couple Paul and Angie are fantastic hosts and nothing is too much trouble for them. Whilst Paul is barman extraordinaire,...More

Thank Jo7nelson
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic time in John Lemon bar during my stag weekend. Great hospitality from Paul & Angie and the small matter of 7 in a row. Delighted to see the fundraising being done for the fabulous Kano Foundation as well, keeping football free for...More

Thank Liam P
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Watched the game here when we pumped the huns 4-0 in the semi. Place was bouncing. Cracking wee boozer for watching the champions. Ended up doing the huddle out in the street. Defo go back to watch a game when I'm in benalmadena again.

Thank Gerry B
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Love this bar, always made to feel welcome, Great for watching the games in. recomend a visit if you are in the ares

Thank StephenBurt
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

What can I say about this bar.. well It's an absolutely outstanding little bar. Paul and Angela were the friendliest people. Hospitality was 2nd to none. My brother recommended it and true to his word, it was everything and more than we expected. Table service...More

Thank babs39Scotland
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

I should have posted this review months ago but i just never got around to it until now ! We went looking for John Lemon because we had heard it was a great little bar, and we weren't disappointed ! we had a great night...More

2  Thank berniewalshdublin
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Visited as part of our annual soiree, with 18 friends. As ever, Paul and Angela were the perfect hosts. Nothing was too much trouble, especially for the wee buzzbomb Angela as she kept everyone supplied with drinks delivered to the table, over a period of...More

1  Thank Robert M
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Josh C
20 May 2018|
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Response from angmac9 | Property representative |
While we will of course be showing it, as you’re a Liverpool fan, it’s only fair to send you to the Liverpool pub. It’s called The Junction and it’s about 100 yards down from us.
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P1888
9 February 2017|
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Response from angmac9 | Property representative |
Hi Paul, of course we are showing this. We show all Celtic games. Our address is 44 Avenida Bonanza, we are next door to Pizzas Paco and approx 150 yards up from CJs. If you need directions or anything else just let us know... More
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