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El Meson de Cervantes

Calle Alamos, 11 | Calle Cacer, 29012 Malaga, Spain
+34 952 21 62 74
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (520 reviews)
“wild boar stew” (66 reviews)
“treacle” (35 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Calle Alamos, 11 | Calle Cacer, 29012 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed today via mobile

Some or the best tapas we had in Andalucia. Great tuna, baby squid and the best octopus ever in the center of Malaga.

Thank Cochintu C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place is very cozy and warm. Friendly staff and waitress. Very tasty food and vine. Good choice of anchovies, Hamon, stews and all local tasty little things made in open kitchen in front of you. Good idea in menu they have 3 sizes of...More

Thank Ilona N
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were recommended to come here, and we loved the food. A small restaurant, where you sit up on bar stool height chairs/table. The menu is large, with a specials board. We ordered 5 tapas all very memorable indeed. I enjoyed the sweetbreads which were...More

Thank ptbabe
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We tried 3 of his places. If you can book a table. All packed and popular. This guy understands how to make his guests return. Great food for a good price💚

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

popped in hungry for lunch after a tiring day and were rewarded with great food and service. the waiter helped me chose the second medio-racion, as i had spotted the first one on the table next to us. my husband had a great veal steak...More

Thank cosmica c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for dinner on a Sunday evening it was busy and the food was good if a little over seasoned. I explained to the waitress and they were happy to replace the dish and take it off the bill. Try the octopus, it’s DELISH!

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice tapas, we asked for recommendation to the serveur and it was a good decision! The blood sausage was amazing, give it a try if you go there The service is perfect, they know what they're doing :)

Thank Kamila_Kristian
Reviewed 1 week ago

The quality of the tapas here is, without a doubt, excellent. The service was prompt and we were able to sit even though we hadn't booked. Wine by both the glass and the bottle is pricey compared to other Spanish restaurants but it is good...More

Thank KristinMarbella
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had to book this resturant up , always busy , the food was not cheap but the quality was the best tapas I've tasted. The wine that the waiter recommended was 60 euro a bottle ,so we asked for a house wine , which we...More

Thank jem57
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was ranked place 20. For our stay it was number 1! Best tapas of Malaga! Really Nice service... And prices are cheap compared to thé exelence food! You should visit when you are in Malaga. Booking a table via TripAdvisor went very wel

Thank Michiel R
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Amy W
11 August 2017|
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Response from Shelmar | Reviewed this property |
Would recomend you contact restaurant directly
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4 May 2017|
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Response from rebecca t | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! The restaurant will sure be open in August and it's very central, perfect for a special occasion. But please be sure to reserve at least a couple of weeks before the event (maybe not three months, though) because... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Alamos, 11 | Calle Cacer, 29012 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 952 21 62 74
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El Meson de Cervantes es una parada obligatoria para aquellos fanaticos del buen comer. Tapas tradicionales y tapas creativa de autor, amplia y cuidada seleccion de vinos y cervezas.
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