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Chiringuito El Cachalote

Paseo Maritimo Pablo Ruiz Picasso, Malaga, Spain
+34 627 86 37 23
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (23 reviews)
“fresh fish” (18 reviews)
“sardines” (15 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Paseo Maritimo Pablo Ruiz Picasso, Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous grilled seafood. Swiftly served by swarm of servers. Great sea view by the beach. Recommended!

Thank Łukasz S
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The beach to the east of downtown Malaga is surprisingly attractive. There are several "chiringuitos" (small fish restaurants), sun beds, cafés, playgrounds, etc. We spent two nights at an excellent B&B only 100 meters from the waterfront, so we soon found our way to El...More

1  Thank lenemike
Reviewed 28 October 2017

I had a fabulous lunch today a this restaurant. The food was excellent and tasty. The staff was very accommodating and friendly. Very clean and beautiful decor. Ask for Manolo he will take great care of you . I will definitely return on my next...More

Thank endomercedes
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant operates the sunbed. The sunbed fee is 4 euros and can be used for max 2 people. But we paid 8 euros. I don't understand. They seem to have received more money because we are tourists.

Thank 희광 임
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Had a nice lunch here of sardines and langoustines from the BBQ. It was very busy and a nice atmosphere. Great to sit by the beach.

Thank MarkandGillian
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Fabulous sea bass from the barbecue with ocean view. Average wine but friendly attentive service and not expensive

Thank jaksdad
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

This place is a must. Was very busy and we had to wait 45 mins for our paella but the staff told us this and we were happy to wait. The staff were so friendly and great with our baby. The paella was one of...More

Thank Leleleeds
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We really enjoyed our lunch here. We did have to try a few times to get a table though as it was so busy. The views over the beach are a beautiful setting for lunch and service was efficient even though the place was so...More

Thank victoria_jamison
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

This is such a treat. Select your fish then wait for it to be cooked on an open log fire bathed in garlic and seasoned well. Delicious. And the views and service are great too.

Thank 146Debs
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

On the beach with sun beds at the waters edge and within easy walking distance of the city. Fresh sardines cooked on the outside barbecue were fabulous for our first visit, lovely fresh salads which were a meal on their own so we always shared....More

Thank bruce L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Maritimo Pablo Ruiz Picasso, Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 627 86 37 23
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