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Paseo Maritimo, 29620 Torremolinos, Spain
+34 952 05 02 23
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Newtownards
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had several snack lunches here last week.great location and good service..Tasty food and reasonable prices.Recommend it.

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Thank Alison M
Melksham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great sea front location so has lovely views out to sea. It's a seafood restaurant, however kine of our friends ordered sea food. I would have rated this place higher had it not been for the very bad toilets - dirty and not flushing properly. Is felt so dirty I didn't want to touch anything. On the... More 

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Jonzac
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

My lasagne was average, my husbands prawn meal was average. A disappointing experience, but the setting is lovely. The waitress was unpleasant and inefficient to the point of having to be forced away from a table with 4 men around it, the owner was not happy, especially with the waitress sulk. Not a bad price for the meals, it's worth... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Good place to spend your days at the beach at. Cheap lounge beds with shade at beach side, and if you talk to the people they can even old the for you for the next day. The bar has nice seafood, the grilled sardine skewers are their specialty, and ice cold drinks to cool off while you are sunbathing. All... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Visited for some much needed Sangria and for three euros had the largest glass of sangria I have ever seen and tasted superb. Fish dishes looked superb, didn't try them as was all inclusive but lovely little place!

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Thank lucyhardy
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43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This lovely beach bar is in a great location and has its own sun bed section , really comfy beds at just 6€ for the whole day for two beds and umbrella , absolute bargain . We were all inclusive at a Riu hotel 5 mins walk away but spent 11 lovely days on the beach . We had lunch... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

The fried anchovies were the best thing we had in Spain. Simple but so tasty. For something refreshing and zingy the capscicum salad is a must. The cuttlefish dish was also yum and so tender. Service was friendly and fast, they brought all the little tapas plates we ordered to the table in one go so we could share. It... More 

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Marbella, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Good, kind and attentive service and excellent food. The fish was very fresh. We were recommended the "Espetones de Sardinas" (Skevers of sardines), and they were to die for, but also the Fritura Malagueña ( a platter of mixed, fried fish) and all the other things we ordered, were delicious. Absolutely a repeat restaurant.

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blackpool
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

Disgusting cold food......disgusting service....order a family meal and you get your meals at different times....Wairtes rude and sweat dripping of there face as they serve you...went her twice one was a pancake and the second was a toastie....disgraceful!!...

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Margate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015

Excellent food and excellent service. First day had fried anchovies, lovely then days after had the prawns in garlic. Cannot rate them high enough. Others in party had sardines, equally raved about. As well as the excellent food we were made to feel special, had our photos taken, table prepared and ready for us when we arrived. Cannot wait to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Seafood
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Maritimo, 29620 Torremolinos, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Torremolinos
  • Phone Number: +34 952 05 02 23

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