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El Farolito

#66 of 1,677 Restaurants in Malaga
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
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Calle Beatas 14, 29008 Malaga, Spain
+34 657 97 32 13
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Sunday
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Mon - Thu 20:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 13:00 - 00:00
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83 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rump more flavour than Sirloin. Both tender but lacked seasoning and chargrilled flavour. Starters of Chorizo and Black pudding very nice. Malbec average, seating limited.Good service.

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Malaga, Spain
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Brilliant meal and the service was excellent. Argentinian stakes cooked to perfection. I would recommend the Corazon. Excellent stuff!.

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Thank alhoop
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely chilled out evening here. Really very tasty food. We ordered the skirt and flank steak, both came with tomatoes and chimichurri sauce. Both dishes were excellent however the skirt steak was so good we ordered it again this time accompanied with the spicy melted provolone cheese dish. We agree with previous reviewer who wrote that some... More 

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Thank Ainz_Sadie
Budapest, Hungary
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Excellent steak house in a small street. Kind staff and tasty well-prepared steak. Pleas note that this is a steak only house, so no sea food at all. Just very very good steak dishes. Please try it!

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Thank TheaterFunBP
Virum, Denmark
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29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Very small place, Husbond and wife only, husband cook, wife serve. Speaks good english. Perfectly grilled meat and vegetables, especially the pork was fantastic ! Order 3-4 meals one by one and share them as tapas. Good wine at fair price. Go there !

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Thank Staur1955
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner and sit outside, staff was friendly. Menu was simple, meals are filling and satisfying, steak was really delicious. Prices are good for malaga and dinner

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Thank mehmet o
Southport, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The restaurant is simple, no frills, but has great food and friendly staff. We ate outside, but the place is old fashioned and has tables inside.

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Thank John K
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We ate outside, and the waitress helped us go through the different types of meat available. Our Argentina Malbec was perfect for the meal as it gave it more taste. Overall, we had a good meal and a nice time outside.

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Thank Tg12345g
Moscow, Russia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Very nice place to have a good steak with wine and a carrot cake after. ;) Hospitable personnel, would absolutely recommend.

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Thank Anastasia C
Glumsoe, Denmark
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Absolut the Best Meat we have tasted. Nice people!! Good value, not expensive at all. We will come back next time we are in Malaga. Super.

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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
Average prices
US$8 - US$26
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue, Argentinian, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
20:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
20:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
20:00 - 00:00
Thursday
20:00 - 00:00
Friday
13:00 - 00:00
Saturday
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Beatas 14, 29008 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 657 97 32 13
Description
"El Farolito, a restaurant with authentic Argentinean flavor where you feel at home"

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