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La Paella

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El Bajondillo, 29620 Torremolinos, Spain
+34 952 37 20 21
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Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a quick dinner. Paella was nice but had nicer. Was charged for bread we didn't have but this was deducted when I mentioned it. Paella was nicely presented but still just average

Thank Lynn-e-2011
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Exellent restaurant just across the Don Hotels, great food and great service, a wonderfull view to the sea a must and rigt on Paseo Barondilljo

Thank 66fredes
Yorkshire, Ohio
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

We were here from the 7th of january for one week and ate here 6 out of 7. The food is wonderful, you are made to feel very welcome, the staff are second to none. The service spot on, we cannot fault this place. When we return in november we will be visiting again. Thankyou La Paella.

Thank shamie90
Malaga, Spain
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3,467 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3,057 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

La Paella is one of the more elegant restaurants on the Bajondillo Beach. We ordered rosada ali-oli, rosada a la plancha, calamares romana, ensalada de tomates, beer without alcohol and a glass of white wine. The bill came to 34 euros only. Service was very friendly.

1 Thank BennyMalaga
Hong Kong
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Great find in torremolinos. While salad was so so, paella was absolutely yummy! If you love paella this is the place to go. There were lots of spanish families eating and this is a great sign. Service was rather quick but waiters seemed overwhelmed and we had to ask many times for a single missing item and it became annoying... More 

Thank Skippy88
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

How can you go wrong with a mixed salad and two fish meals in a beachside location? Well we did... This place has come up trumps for the worst meal we have eaten in Spain and we visit often. The only positive we're the olives and warm rolls on arrival but don't let a positive start fool you. The prawn... More 

Thank A Z
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Sangria is the worst I've had, the meat was very tough, waste of money, avoid this place if you value your money

Thank Kim H
Castleton On Hudson, New York
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Many from our group of 27 people ate here during our stay in Torremolinos. Those who were adventurous tried some of the local, unusual dishes for the US, cuisine and had excellent results. I had an omelet with shrimp. It was delicious. The location is on the beach. Very close to Hotel Sol Don Pablo. The dinners were very reasonable.... More 

Thank starshine1952
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This was a really really bad restaurant! The service was bad and they forgot what we ordered and charged us for it! And then the food? Don't they know that the paella are made with saffron? Yeah, the food was yellow... Save your money don't go there! Warning!

1 Thank Fakepaella
Cork, Ireland
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614 reviews
485 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 522 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

While on holidays with my Husband recently we visited La Paella for dinner. It was very busy but we got a table fairly fast. We both had the fillet steak and it was cooked to perfection. We had two deserts and they were delicious. The staff were nice and helpful. We had a nice bottle of red wine with the... More 

Thank Caroline D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Bajondillo, 29620 Torremolinos, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Torremolinos
  • Phone Number: +34 952 37 20 21

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