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Buddy's Bar

| Plaza De Ole, Benalmadena, Spain
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Great hosts and a great little bar.

Set in a small square just off the main road or just off the promenade. This is an idyllic location... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chris R
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Bradford, United Kingdom
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WONDERFUL FRIENDLY BAR

What a great little bar in a little square just of the main road.To shane and emma the bar is a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mossie114
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County Cork, Ireland
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“plaza ole” (28 reviews)
“every night” (18 reviews)
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| Plaza De Ole, Benalmadena, Spain
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"plaza ole"
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"feel so welcome"
in 7 reviews
"every night"
in 18 reviews
"quiet plaza"
in 3 reviews
"nice drinks"
in 3 reviews
"great hosts"
in 11 reviews
"background music"
in 9 reviews
"nothing is too much trouble"
in 9 reviews
"watering hole"
in 3 reviews
"lovely square"
in 9 reviews
"other customers"
in 5 reviews
"warm welcome"
in 9 reviews
"most nights"
in 9 reviews
"triton hotel"
in 7 reviews
"ex pats"
in 5 reviews
"great atmosphere"
in 11 reviews
"spanish square"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Set in a small square just off the main road or just off the promenade. This is an idyllic location if you want to be away from the hustle and bustle and fancy a chat where there is no loud music or TVs. Nothing too...More

1  Thank Chris R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great little bar in a little square just of the main road.To shane and emma the bar is a credit to you really friendly and they take the time to stop and chat to you to find out where you are from and...More

Thank mossie114
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Visited every night of holiday even though we were not staying at the Triton this year! Staff were as always great and always asked us how our day had been

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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Visited this bar every night. We have known Shane for a good number of years now and what a lovely person he is. His sister Emma works there too what a lovely girl. Sorry we missed Richard but we wish him all the best as...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Visit this bar every time we are over - great staff / owners, always make you feel welcome, service is great. Lads always have a chat with you - very very friendly. - great location, catches the sun. Would recommend you visit

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Really friendly staff made to feel really welcome drinks reasonably priced excellent not guy out. Located in a lovely quite square

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Reviewed 18 June 2018

Sorry Shane did not manage to get down to see you on our recent visit. ( took ill ). You were night off when we called. But well looked after by Emma and Nieve. They were fantastic by the way. Most enjoyable evening 5th of...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Came across this bar by accident- glad we did! Fabulous for sundowners- the square was bathed in sunshine until late evening. Bar staff were so friendly and the drinks were potent- big ticks all round! Will most definitely be visiting on our next trip -...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Wandered past by chance. Location in lovely square . Came here each night for wonderful service from amazing staff. Great spot. They are definitely doing something right as was the most popular bar.

Thank ann p
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Buddy's Bar is an excellent bar located in Ole Square just to the side of the Hotel Triton. All the staff who work there are very hard working but they go that extra mile to take time to talk to all their customers. The drink...More

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Colin B
9 August 2017|
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Response from Donnacha R | Reviewed this property |
It closes for Christmas only but is open year round other than that.
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11 March 2017|
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Response from Stephen N | Reviewed this property |
Benelmadena, Costa del Sol, Spain. Just along from Malaga. Buddy's Bar is located in Plaza Ole off the main coastal road next to Best Triton hotel.
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lisadrew82
18 January 2017|
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Response from katieandjoe | Reviewed this property |
Nice days about 64 degs, nights need a coat as its a little bit chilly, especially if there is a wind blowing.
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