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El Gastronauta

Calle Echegaray No 3 | Local 2, 29015 Malaga, Spain
+34 687 66 87 36
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“paella” (32 reviews)
“tapas” (56 reviews)
“wakame salad” (2 reviews)
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International, Mediterranean, Spanish, Delicatessen, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle Echegaray No 3 | Local 2, 29015 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I ordered the seafood paella and we were in heaven. Freshly made and ample seafood. The atmosphere and friendly service made El Gastronauta a special highlight of our trip to Malaga.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is the perfect place to sit back & soak up Malaga. I sat outside & enjoyed a perfect section of tapas, larger plates & wine from the local region. The addition of wakame seaweed in my salad was a fantastic twist, subtly in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant for dinner based on TripAdvisor recommendation and it did not disappoint. We had super great friendly staff (Victor from Venezuela was super friendly and helpful). We had the Patatas Bravas which were very tasty and slightly spicy. The hummus and...More

Thank mdlg61486
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had two meals here,one at lunchtime and one at dinner. Cozy,buzzling small restaurant. Great tapas for lunch and a superb Paella for dinner. The staff were friendly and easygoing. It´s a good idea to book in advance for dinner.

Thank aslrun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very nice visit here. Aubergine starter was great. The mains of gambas and quid were nice and simple. The jamon iberico seemed quite underaged and not on a level with the ham served at similar prices at other restaurants. The service was...More

Thank OrvalEnthusiast
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best place we had dinner this week. Personnel was very friendly, we had a laugh with them. Food was incredible and price was very (!) low. Highly recommended!

Thank bbrede
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for lunch on the 25th February. We ordered a chicken and vegetable Paella. Paella was just awesome. Lovely waiters who made us feel at home. Had a chance to speak to the chef who is from Uruguay. Amazing person and a top notch...More

Thank Dnyanesh_Karmarkar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place randomly and we were impressed by the quality of food and the friendly staff. It was by far the most delicious dinner we had in our stay in Malaga and Victor (our waiter) was very friendly, helpful and fun.

Thank Olguta M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such a wonderful valentines dinner at El Gastronauta! Thanks to the staff for making it a great night and the chef for preparing the perfect food. We loved it. I really appreciated all the vegetarian options. I was so happy to find veggie...More

Thank niclea38
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked in here for our first night and really enjoyed the experience. Food was very good, service was excellent and atmosphere chilled and cosy. Obviously popular as people were queueing outside. The Octopus was lovely as was the red tuna, along with a couple of...More

Thank AudreysOtherHalf
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 17:00
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19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Echegaray No 3 | Local 2, 29015 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 687 66 87 36
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EL GASTRONAUTA is a junction point between art, culture and gastronomy; where we fusion traditional Spanish cuisine with international points and dishes of the world and always with a personal and innovative touch. We use also to offer exhibitions by local artists; painting, photography, poetry ... we'll be really happy to welcome to you in our place!
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