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El Gato Negro

Avenida Estrella del Mar 18, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
13 Jun 2017
“Lovely & welcoming Feel”
21 Mar 2017
“Spainish Holiday”
Open Now
08:30 - 22:00 Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish
Avenida Estrella del Mar 18, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Somewhat out of the way and hard to find unless you are looking for it; however I suggest anybody in the area should take time to find this little gem. Staying in an apartment very close I had read about 'The Black Cat' on here...More

Thank Claire D
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

A very small quaint restaurant with Mom & Pop atmosphere. Perfect place for coffee & dessert, lunch & dinner. Owner very nice lady who speaks good enough English to make us feel very welcome. Well situated close to grocery store & only couple of block...More

2  Thank Warren U
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Nice local cafe all food prepared in small kitchen but very nice. Reasonable prices and fast service.

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We love this lovely little gem! Hidden on Estrella de Mar... Opposite the Mercodona supermarket.. Lovely breakfasts for next to nothing! Coffee is great too.. And the lovely lady owner is so friendly & helpful.. We've been here lots & will be back again on...More

Thank Lulud67
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

First day of our holiday and used google maps to navigate to breakfast. Odd as expected first impression like other review looks like a hotel foyer or shopping centre. Don't be put off though. Great little traditional cafe. Lovely lady owner, very friendly, great coffee,...More

1  Thank am7234
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Situated close to the benaadena palace hotel, el gato negro is a lovely little cafe/ bar. Well worth a shirt divert away from the main beach road to pay them a visit . Owners/staff are delightful. Food freshly prepared and ranges from snacks to more...More

1  Thank Paulsmithcasty
Reviewed 28 June 2014

We were staying at the Nexus Apartments and visited this cafe/restaurant one morning for coffee before going to the supermarket, it felt like it was in a shopping centre so not real atmosphere but ok for a coffee before shopping at supermarket, it was ok.

Thank Dawn H
Reviewed 14 December 2013 via mobile

I must admit, that I normally always have something to complaint about. But not this place. The bread was perfectly warm and crunchy. The egg fried fried just as it hould be and not a single drop of oil on the plate. The tomato was...More

Thank vikinginvestor
Reviewed 23 September 2012

Met these 2 people last year when we stayed in Torrequabrada. They made us very welcome, as it was the only place to eat for miles. We visited this trip and had coffee and tapas and a good chat.Nice little restauraunt, bit off the beaten...More

1  Thank Patty736
Reviewed 2 March 2012

This is one of the best kept secrets in Torrequebrada! The food is always excellent and fabulous value for money. The lemon cheesecake is to die for!! The owners are very friendly and fabulous company!

1  Thank Suzanne P
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Open Hours
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Estrella del Mar 18, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Benalmadena
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