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Bar la Alegria del Barrio

Calle Chorruelo 16, 29788 Frigiliana, Spain
+34 952 53 41 33
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“gambas pil pil” (13 reviews)
“sole” (5 reviews)
“pork fillet” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Pub
Calle Chorruelo 16, 29788 Frigiliana, Spain
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a late lunch here, 4 of us ate for only 30 euros. We ordered wine and mineral water, with good portions of hake fish, prawns, pork, anchovies. Residents at the bar were noisy but friendly, a really local bar well worth visiting! Highly...More

Thank gary w
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic Spanish bar, have eaten here a number of times over the last few years, the menu had improved since my last visit with extra fish dishes. Favourites would be paella, sole,swordfish,Gamgas pil pil and pork fillet, very busy on Tuesday and Fridays so worth...More

Thank japbee
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Visited here on quite a few occasions for drinks but did not eat here allthough the menu looked lovely.Very small seating area for food which is right next to the bar which is not for me.Always very busy with mainly British people who all seem...More

Thank lauralou2
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Don't be fooled by the rustic ambience and low prices , this place still serves the best gambas pil pil and paella in town. New fish dishes have been added to the menu and the sole and chips is fantastic. Small number of tables so...More

Thank johnstravelagent
Reviewed 12 June 2017

An amazing bar serving very good cheap food .Its small ,busy and packed when the "specials" are on . It seems to keep odd opening hours ,which I never really worked out , however , the board outside tells you when and what days the...More

1  Thank ab2pcs
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We went here on the last night of our holiday having been told that on a Friday night every main meal was only 5 Euro's, advisable to book a table though as very busy. It was one of the best meals we had and wished...More

1  Thank tesco-bag-tourists
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Great as always now being run by the next generation and still as good great food cheap and always busy miss at your peril not many of these bars left

Thank jeromeserena
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Me, my wife and our friends have been coming to this place for many years for coffees, drinks, tapas or full meals. And it gets better and better. It boasts a very welcoming atmosphere and staff, and food that's improved from last year's high. It's...More

Thank Noel-on-tour
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Just visited for a glass of wine, to check the place out and we ended up staying for more wine and food too. We had the prawns with salad and the salmon, everything was excellent and the whole bill was just €25, great value!

Thank Keith W
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I know I rave on about this bar but still the best Best gambas pil pil in Spain and best steaks and very cheap What more do you want great food great craic and very cheap my favourite bar in the world miss it at...More

Thank jeromeserena
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Chorruelo 16, 29788 Frigiliana, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Frigiliana
  • Phone Number: +34 952 53 41 33
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