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Playa Azul

Villaricos, 04616 Villaricos, Spain
+34 950 46 70 75
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
10 Sep 2017
“Lovely food and friendly service”
19 Jul 2017
“Not impressed ”
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
££ - £££
Villaricos, 04616 Villaricos, Spain
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Ate here with some English friends who live in Spain. The gazpacho was excellent and the fish delicious (something Pedro). We were looked after by a man who we assumed was the owner and although he did not speak English, nothing was too much trouble....More

Thank PandJ51
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

After reading the TA reviews we were excited about our visit When I rang for a reservation I asked for 9pm and was told only 8.30 was available which was fine , we arrived to an empty restaurant and after a 5 min walk around...More

Thank GolferLondon
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

A large group from our community descended on playa azul at 2pm on Saturday at 6pm we emerged extremely well fed and watered - some more "watered" than others but all very satisfied with an excellent seven corse spread and great wines all for a...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A very pleasant surprise to find such a restaurant in this small village. Beautiful decoration, spacious, very pleasant ,cosy, and one feels that it is a family business well taken care of , spic-and-span, friendly. Most important the food is superb. Fish and rices are...More

Thank YMML
Reviewed 13 March 2016

We had menu del dia on both occasions which we found excellent. On our second visit we took friends who also enjoyed it and the owner greeted us like long lost friends and treated us accordingly. Two of us had cod and I rate it...More

1  Thank Juanita2
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Playa Azul is a family owned and run restaurant in the centre of Villaricos. They have menu Del Dias at lunch time which are always excellent. For evening meals their fish dishes are wonderful, the lobster rice is a definite must to have, excellent.

Thank johnjudi c
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We have known the restaurant and the family for many years as locals and more recently as returning holidaymakers to this lovely village we once called home. The food and service is consistently of a high standard and as well as being a renowned fish...More

Thank CaerleonFirst_timers
Reviewed 19 September 2014

Once again we visited Villaricos and dined at La Playa Azul – it was so good we ate there every night. The restaurant is comfortable, the staff are welcoming and the food is absolutely superb. We had turbot and John Dory such as we have...More

Thank TheDuchess632
Reviewed 22 August 2014

They produce themselves olive oil (used also for fried entries) and have theyr own fishboat. A must try rape (anglerfish) fried or grilled and gallo pedro (john dory). Owner (Mr. Lazaro) can suggest you best choices of the day. They also prepare (booking required) traditional...More

Thank Host29
Reviewed 11 July 2014

we went to this restaurant in the expectation of a great meal. the price for the menu del dia was good the service prompt and the ambience convivial. the starters came out one of us had " arroz a la cubana" and three of us...More

1  Thank durnfordSpain
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villaricos, 04616 Villaricos, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Almeria  >  Villaricos
  • Phone Number: +34 950 46 70 75
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