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El Ancla Restaurante

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Arrabal La Avenida s/n. | Urbanizacion Linda Vista Playa, 29670 San Pedro de Alcantara, Spain
+34 952 78 74 96
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13:30 - 23:30
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Tue - Sun 13:30 - 23:30
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Granada, Spain
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect Lunch location. Overlooking the med in this perfectly placed mainly fish restaurant. However to say it is over priced is an understatement. The food was good, but not that good. So are we going back in a hurry .............. No. There are other perfectly placed restaurants at half the price !

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Thank philip c
Wollerau, Switzerland
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visiting in Ancla. Our local friends told us that place. If you like fish this is for you. In menu is mainly fish food. Athmosphere is nice and staff are very kind full . Summer time there is pool area in entrance, maybe then it is little noisy.

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Thank Liisa J
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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462 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an elegant beach restaurant where the local high society meets for fantastic fresh fish. look at the raw bar before you enter the dining room and make your choice. then sit with the view of the ocean and maybe the moon and have one of your best meals in a long time. I like it so much that... More 

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Thank Thomas K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love to go to El Ancla in the summer, beautiful setting, very good food, nice to have the choice to eat in the restaurant or at the pool. Spanish ambience. Top. One of the best Chiringuito/ Beach bars in Marbella.

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Thank Christiaan H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Nice location with beautiful view to sea. Roof terrace is very nice for private occasions. Food was good.

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Vienna, Austria
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

This was one of our favorite fish restaurant around Marbella. The location is perfect directly at the beach. the seating is elegant. But since 1 or 2 years and after it got famous, the owners ( a well known family from San Pedro) rises the prices very high. also the food quality is not so good anymore and all the... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic beachfront location! The selection of seafood is great, fresh, varied and fantastic .The service is very good. It is a bit pricey so be prepared, but if you want great seafood in a great location you will not be disappointed.

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Thank chris c
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Love it here! Amazing seafood and service excellent!! Highly recommended! The views are fabulous! Can't wait till next time! This is a must visit, you won't be disappointed!

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Visited on three occasions - fresh, light, expertly done food. Great choice of fresh seafood, great setting and styling. Nautical theme running through everything from the decor to staff uniforms. It has a bit of a Miami vibe with a white courtyard and an enormous pool surrounded by palm trees and not another building in sight. The terrace overlooking the... More 

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Dublin
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

It was good but pricy, now pricy but 25% more expensive since our last visit. Small portions, with high price. Miss the comfy out side couches . Will not return.

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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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$32 - US$59
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
13:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
13:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
13:30 - 23:30
Thursday
13:30 - 23:30
Friday
13:30 - 23:30
Saturday
13:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arrabal La Avenida s/n. | Urbanizacion Linda Vista Playa, 29670 San Pedro de Alcantara, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  San Pedro de Alcantara
  • Phone Number: +34 952 78 74 96
Description
Ubicado en un lugar privilegiado a orillas del Mar Mediterraneo, en San Pedro de Alcantara, a pocos kilometros de Marbella, descubra Restaurante El Ancla. Un paraiso donde vivir momentos inolvidables y degustar todo el sabor del mar.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?