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Cortijo de Pepe

Plaza Merced 2, 29012 Malaga, Spain
+34 952 22 40 71
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“avocado salad” (7 reviews)
“tapas” (76 reviews)
“croquetas” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Plaza Merced 2, 29012 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As on all visits to Malaga it wouldn't be complete with a visit to Cortijo de Pepe. This is simply because everytime we go we enjoy it so much. When you enter you have to go down steps to the bar. This immediately means that...More

Thank Simontaylor76
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good tapas in a traditional place. Very busy, very noisy but it added to the experience. The food was delicious and served quickly. Drinks were cheap. Not to miss if you are in Malaga.

Thank FMSh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent sea food, traditional dishes and the prices are really good. Highly recommended. Next time will definitely return.

Thank Oltion T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was there for Easter Week recommended by the locals and the place had almost no tourists which is quite a feat in Centro. Anyhow, the food was brilliant - only complaint is the the signature dish (grilled Octopussy) came last and we had been stuffing...More

Thank Jel4000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on holidays advised by the locals and when I got there the place was packed with Spanish people drinking and eating. All the food here is outstanding, traditional, tasty and the price is even better! It’s a shame they don’t have sangria but...More

Thank João G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We get so good food in ground floor, so we deside to try dinner there. We get our drinks. Then we wait long time. Waiter take orders in other tables around us but not ours. He just looked us and go downstairs. We ask check...More

1  Thank Mr T
Oferplay D, Departamento de Comunicación at Cortijo de Pepe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear client Mr T: We have read your review carefully and we understand your discontent from the observations and complaints that you have mentioned. We would like you to know that we will keep your review in mind to improve our service. Kind regards, Cortijo...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just opposite the placa de la merced located is Pepes tapeteria. Great atmosphere and very authentic,pepe is running the place since over 40 years. The speciality is that they grill some of there meat and fish on a wooden grill. The grilled mini octopus is...More

Thank Joerg N
Oferplay D, Departamento de Comunicación at Cortijo de Pepe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Joerg N: Thank you so much for your excellent review. It´s nice to know that your experience was so good! We hope to see you again in the future. Great regards, Cortijo de Pepe.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Superb authentic bar situated in plaza de la merced in the centre of Malaga.There atmosphere and there is a wide range of very tasty tapas. We had a few beers with the tapas and were pleasantly suprised at the bar bill which was more than...More

Thank Richie D
Oferplay D, Departamento de Comunicación at Cortijo de Pepe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Richie D: Thank you so much for your review. It´s nice to know that your experience was so good! We hope to see you again in the future. Great regards, Cortijo de Pepe.

Reviewed 15 March 2018

Traditional tapas from various locals. Clean. You can order from a menu or select from a glass case sitting on the counter in front of you. Pepe's faces the Plaza de la Merced. Rocio, our waiter, was very nice and helpful. Four tapas and a...More

Thank Love2travelGuelph
Oferplay D, Departamento de Comunicación at Cortijo de Pepe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Love2travelGuelph: Thank you so much for your review. It´s nice to know that your experience was so good! We hope to see you again in the future. Great regards, Cortijo de Pepe.

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic meatballs (albóndigas), ham croquettes (croquetas) and prawns (langostinos) but the highlight was the grilled octopus (púlpito a la brasa) - superb. Great atmosphere as well.

Thank Jason_and_F
Oferplay D, Departamento de Comunicación at Cortijo de Pepe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jason_and_F: Thank you so much for your review. It´s nice to know that your experience was so good! We hope to see you again in the future. Great regards, Cortijo de Pepe.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 01:00
Monday
12:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 01:00
Thursday
12:30 - 01:00
Friday
12:30 - 01:00
Saturday
12:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Merced 2, 29012 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +34 952 22 40 71
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