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El Chambao de Joaquin

Playa de la Herradura | Paseo Andres Segovia, 18697 La Herradura, Almunecar, Spain
+34 958 64 00 44
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good21%
  • Average17%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible21%
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Playa de la Herradura | Paseo Andres Segovia, 18697 La Herradura, Almunecar, Spain
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

The menu is not especially interesting, there are all the usual things but nothing outstanding. Services was friendly but given the price we felt the view and location were what we paid for. Better eateries elsewhere.

Thank bishopswife
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Tastefully decorated and in a lovely setting with great views of both ends of the bay. The food and service were good and the prices reasonable. Wold come again

Thank Patrick K
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Located at the Eastern end of the beach this restaurant/Bar has an extensive but basic menu. Cheerful service and a great view. Well worth the walk.

Thank Patric P
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Nice enough but a little dry in the service. Ideally positioned and gets the sun until late. Popular with Spanish rather than foreign tourists. Would return though and give it another wee try. If you like keeping your self to your self it's ideal.

Thank Boyd Y
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Tough, almost raw, steak and a waitress who couldn't remember what we'd ordered. There are plenty of better chiringuitos in La Herradura.

Thank Caroline B
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Just ate here and it was not great. I ordered Gazpacho Andaluz which was warmish but OK. Then had tortilla. I was expecting a big fat wedge of tortilla, instead I got a quite small round tortilla that tasted of thing with 2 slices of...More

Thank amcrae2017
Reviewed 4 September 2017

food was excellent location too and the staff extremely helpful i overheard that joaquin himself has lived or aided cuba for a number of years and has written a book or too will visit again and again

Thank Aidele14
Reviewed 23 August 2017

A great beachside location, nice place to watch to sun going down. Staff were friendly and efficient. The food was nice with the exception of the spaghetti bolognese which had an unusual flavour. Burger was large and tasty and the seafood was fresh. Prices like...More

Thank Derek013
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We have visited this beach restaurant on several occasions in the past, had not been for a while until last month only to find the decor has all changed. Unfortunately in our opinion we were horrified as it used to look so authentic and tropical...More

Thank _beverleymccormac
Reviewed 31 July 2017

With a beautiful location at the beginning of La Herradura Bay, El Chambao de Joaquín, has excellent and delicious meals with helpful staff and quality service.

Thank P T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
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10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa de la Herradura | Paseo Andres Segovia, 18697 La Herradura, Almunecar, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Almunecar  >  La Herradura
  • Phone Number: +34 958 64 00 44
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