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Plaza de la Hoya, 29770, Torrox, Spain
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Below the busy modern Plaza is an old historic courtyard (read the multilingual information signs which abound, explore the exit through the tunnel passage. Here you will find this atmospheric tapas bar, run seemingly single-handedly and offering a limited but varying range of excellent home made tapas. The inside seating is cosy and the wall decorations are fascinating Outside, by... More 

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Ireland
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Authentic home made tapas - good wines and truely spanish. Worth calling into. Frequented by locals but generally a quiet place to enjoy.

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298 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

having bought house in area but rent it out im not in area full time but when i am i make a bee line for this bar its only one in village thats got ant atmosphere as far as im concered

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Thank EbbwValeTessie
Hitchin, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Great little tapas bar in the centre of the pueblo. Camilo's English is minimal, but he's a real character and a great host.

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Thank Martin W
Porthcawl, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 19 September 2015

This is a lovely secret little place below the main Plaza. Camilio just serves drinks and tapas but the wine and food is great quality and value. He is a real character and so helpful - you won't go hungry! Authentic tapas bar which we would recommend to all who are fed up with pretentious eateries.

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Thank Elaine B
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2015

Difficult to understand why this little bar is not more frequented by visitors. Just below the Plaza it is a lovely spot to sit by the fountain in the evening, whilst Camilo serves a selection of tapas or meals and always remembers your preferred drinks etc.Low prices, and in winter cosy to eat inside surrounded by antique rustic artefacts.Evenings only.... More 

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Thank algorrobbo
Worcester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Situated in the lower part of la plaza, this place is a gem. Inside you can see how ancient it is - being a very old part of town with lots of history. Camilo the owner is always there and extremely helpful and willing to please. Food is served there too - unbeknown to many. The bar deserves to be... More 

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  • Address: Plaza de la Hoya, 29770, Torrox, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Torrox

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