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La Sarten de la Abuela

Calle Alfonso Ponce de Leon 3, 29004 Malaga, Spain
+34 952 17 26 37
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“tapas” (5 reviews)
“plaza mayor” (5 reviews)
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European, Spanish, Mediterranean
££ - £££
Calle Alfonso Ponce de Leon 3, 29004 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

food was boring. the paella didn't taste like a real Spanish cuisine. The rice had too much. but at least the beers was really good in the heat. oh my niece thinks the nuggets was great too doe!

Thank Tobias K
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is located in the Plaza Mayor and offers up traditional Spanish tapas in the food court of the mall. The service is prompt and the location overlooks the fountain, which is a good diversion for active children. The food is good and arrives...More

Thank capriskman
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We've just had a dinner in this restaurant. The service was perfect food even better. Size of the food was appropriate. Quality of tapas as well. I would recommend this place to everyone! Definitely will come back! Thank you :)

Thank Katarína P
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Although in the ultra touristy Plaza Mayor, we were very impressed with the quality and variety of the food on offer on their Menu del Dia. Service was good and very friendly.

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Visited here with wife's cousin and her husband who now live in the area. The restaurant was busy, it was around 2130hrs. Waiters were all friendly and gave us time to make our selections, the menus were in Spanish and English which helped a lot,...More

Thank Mick P
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Went here as recommended and it did not disappoint us. Instead of ordering separately we ended up ordering a number of tapas with beer.

Thank mangtemi
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We stopped in after a trip to the cinema. Wasn't really sure what to expect. We opted for the set menu for 2 people as we liked most of the items on the menu. We had mushrooms in a garlic dressing with garlic mayo, which...More

Thank MichaelLSpain
Reviewed 24 February 2016

We visited to watch the Barcelona match on their TV and moved from the heated terrace to sit inside to be warmer. We weren't. The porra (we know our porra, having lived in the area for years) was bland and I suspect they used a...More

Thank Fiona W
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Stopped for lunch in this shopping complex with lots of eateries to choose from. This restaurant had a reasonably priced menu del dia so we ate lunch here. A limited choice available on the m-d-d and I probably made the wrong choice on the main...More

Thank Petrosey
Reviewed 7 January 2016

It was Christmas week so very busy but we got a table indoors and had great service by the staff who were plentiful, helpful and quick. The menu is large, has something for everyone and pretty much a dish to fill any of your cravings....More

Thank Ntooky
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
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Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Alfonso Ponce de Leon 3, 29004 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 952 17 26 37
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