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Restaurante El Picadero

Paseo Maritimo 8, 29793, Torrox, Spain
+34 951 25 98 29
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“paella” (3 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
“holiday” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Paseo Maritimo 8, 29793, Torrox, Spain
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

The food that we ate was nice. The paella for two people was large and filled with plenty of fresh seafood. No other mains are required if you order this. The service was swift and informative with reasonable prices. Making for a pleasant evening on...More

Thank Eardsy
José S, Propietario at Restaurante El Picadero, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2015
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Muchas gracias por su visita y por tan buena opinión de nuestro restaurante,esperamos tener la oportunidad de poder agradarle en...More

Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Very friendly staff and excellent food. Fish dishes fresh and very tasty. Wine reasonable. Would recommend giving it a try.

Thank Aidan O
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

We ate here on 4 nights of our 7 day holiday. The food was good and service was always friendly. Would definitely recommend this lovely restaurant which has views over the Torrox Costa beach.

Thank hayl341
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Restaurant is good to have diner. Do not expect haute cuisine. Prices are very good. Staff was friendly but very rushed. Toilets were terrible. Dirty, no seats and outside

Thank Remco V
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Lovely restaurant on the Costa, great food and friendly staff. Would definitely recommend to anyone who hasn't been.

Thank sumar_11
Reviewed 22 August 2014

Our family of 4 had a wonderful meal here. It's a lovely location and we watched the gorgeous sunset from our outside table. Prawns Pil Pil are great. Service was good and the value was very good.More

Thank Drummer3
José S, Propietario at Restaurante El Picadero, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2014
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Muchas gracias por su visita y estamos enormemente encantados de que le haya gustado nuestra comida y nuestro local,esperamos en...More

Reviewed 17 May 2014

Located on the seafront at Torrox with stunning vista of the beach and waves crashing to shore! Good service from a friendly waiter and a varied menu! Great for lunch on the prom!!!

Thank gipsyintheuk
José S, Propietario at Restaurante El Picadero, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2014
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Muchas gracias por su opinión, nos alegra que le aya gustado.Seguimos trabando para darle el mejor servicio.Gracias. José S.

Reviewed 31 July 2013

Based on previous reviews we came here for lunch expecting something special. Firstly, the tables are now covered with paper tablecloths and provide paper napkins (despite a recent previous reviewer's comments about linen tablecloths and napkins at lunchtime). Secondly, after service of each dish, nobody...More

Thank mw741002
Reviewed 8 July 2013 via mobile

We usually visit el picadero when in torrox. The restaurant is located on the beach front and is very good compared to the other restaurants I the area. Service is quick and very friendly and the dishes delicious. Would recommend this place to all visiting...More

Thank L L
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Excellent menu offering a wide variety of dishes. Prices were reasonable and all the food was freshly prepared. The restaurant is family owned and the staff were efficient and friendly. Wines are a little pricey but all other drinks very reasonable. Fantastic location on the...More

Thank John M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Maritimo 8, 29793, Torrox, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Torrox
  • Phone Number: +34 951 25 98 29
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EL Picadero family run restaurant, established over 40 years, Situated on the promenade in Torrox costa (Best Climate in Europe) with a wonderful terrace on the sea front, for the best in Fish, Meat and Paellas, plus fantastic home made deserts! The perfect place to spend a special occasion!
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