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Playa de la Fontanilla, 11140 Conil de la Frontera, Spain
+34 956 44 11 30
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09:00 - 23:30
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Mon - Tue 10:00 - 23:30
Thu - Fri 10:00 - 23:30
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 23:30
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Heggedal, Norway
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

The best location. The nicest view. The most beautiful light. The "freshest" fish. We would definitely go there again. Not to be missed!

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Thank Bente H
Granada
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40 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoy good food and so we asked the receptionist at our Hostel if she could recommend a good restaurant. She recommended Restaurante La Fontanilla. She also suggested that, because it was very popular, we would be advised to book in advance. Which we did. And so we walked along the beach to the Restaurant at lunch time. The table... More 

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Thank GranadaGuru
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Our starters and main were good. The wine was also a good company for the dishes. The lobster was worth every penny. Together with the wine. Delious!!

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Thank Paul K
Bucharest, Romania
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner. We took urta a very good local fish, and red tuna tartar. At lunch we had a refreshing gazpacho and a fish and mariscos soup. Very good.

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Thank Anda66
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

One of the best restaurants in Conil. I have visited here a few years previous so looked forward to returning this summer. It did not disappoint. You really need to book in advance as the restaurant is extremely popular with Spanish families . The restaurant is situated by the beach and at night the sunsets are amazing. As for the... More 

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Thank ElizabethONeill5
Poland
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94 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

This place is the closest to the beach, so we stepped in for a lunch to try it. Restaurant was very busy with only few seats available. The service was more or less ok, but not too much concern about guests. I asked few time for salt and pepper. The food was ok, not a world championship but not disgusting,... More 

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Pretty sure the rubbery calamari was brought in and not prepared from scratch, which is more than a little disappointing for a beachfront restaurant. The paella mixta was decent though. Absolutely heaving, queues for the loos and waiters darting around frantically to ensure maximal table turnover, this wasn't the relaxing lunch we had hoped for.

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Thank Hildenbro
Malaga, Spain
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

We have visited the restaurant last week while on our way to Portugal. Very good fresh fish, good food, nice location and good service. We will come back!

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Thank Lara D
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98 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

I went to La Fontanilla one month ago and I didn't enjoy the experience at all. It was full of people, very noisy, and there was little in the menu that attracted my attention. Grilled vegetables were good, though.

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Thank Simone S
St. Petersburg, Russia
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46 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I was l there with my mother and one year old child. All was fast. We took tartillia camaronas. It was very good. Tuna was really perfect and bacallao was fantastic. They do not give a lot of wine, when you ask for a glass. They brought a plate and a spoon for my child. We asged a boy what... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$26
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:30
Monday
10:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:30
Thursday
10:00 - 23:30
Friday
10:00 - 23:30
Saturday
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa de la Fontanilla, 11140 Conil de la Frontera, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Costa de la Luz  >  Conil de la Frontera
  • Phone Number: +34 956 44 11 30
Description
The Restaurant proposes the traditional cuisine of the region, based on fresh local sea-food.Fresh dishes and in particular the speciality of the house – Urta a la Fontanilla.Being situated right on the beach makes La Fontanilla an ideal place to sit in the sun during the day, or to see the wonderful sunsets while enjoying its specialities.

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