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El Chipiron

Mar 5, Fuengirola, Spain
+34 952 46 15 16
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good42%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“octopus” (3 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
££ - £££
Mar 5, Fuengirola, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great seafood at a good price. Kinda diner cafe seafood restaurant. Food was beautiful. It was quiet when we went. Service was good. Would definitely recommend this place... Cheaper than sea front.

Thank Mindgym
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first night staying in the area, took a wonder off the beach strip to find somewhere popular with the locals. Very casual atmosphere, very friendly waiters, excellent fish! Cheers boys!

Thank w33m4n17
Reviewed 23 November 2016

El Chipiron is located in the heart of the city! It has nice views of Barceloneta and the Port Vell marina. The restaurant is a good choice for small, medium and large groups that want to try some of the traditional Spanish food, like the...More

Thank Beatriz F
Reviewed 25 July 2016

In peak hours, expect to wait in line, but it is worth it. Excellent sea food of all kinds, good atmosphere.

Thank Henrik L L
Reviewed 28 April 2016

want you to find a tapas bar with 99% of Spaniards, then this is where you should go. Fresh and wonderful tapas-sized portions. All very good. Try their pil-pil, many large shrimp. Their Russian salad is wonderful. Lots of fresh fish and seafood dishes, all...More

Thank Ulf-Gourmet
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Saturday afternoon and this restaurant was buzzing, although we had previously walked past in midweek and it was very quite - this place needs people in it to experience it at it's best, as it is otherwise too 'clinical and sterile'. Simple, well cooked seafood,...More

Thank NowOrNeva
Reviewed 26 February 2016

I visited El Chiperon for lunch one day and made sure that I arrived at 1pm before the Locals take up all the seats. I was hoping to order baby squids and octopus in a light batter but the waiter told me that they do...More

Thank Bonypart
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Delicious fish, freshly cooked in this no frills restaurant. The staff were friendly and helpful. We went at 8:30 and it was quiet but by the time we left the locals were queing out of the door!

Thank Colinttt
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Since 2010 the best place for fish in Andaluz. Been there every year visiting one of three cities ( Benalmadena, Fuengirolla Torremolinos). Super nice staff and owner. Foodporn. Rosada ala plancha , pil pil gambas and many more. You can not miss it. Do not...More

Thank Bernard R
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Came here with family. Most of the dishes were fresh, except for the squid. The service is OK, but it tends to get busy by 9.30pm. Meal would have been great, save for the fact that Their coffee machine was out of order. Acoustics are...More

Thank GGlen78
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 16:00
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13:00 - 16:00
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13:00 - 16:00
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13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mar 5, Fuengirola, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Fuengirola
  • Phone Number: +34 952 46 15 16
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