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El Gastronauta

Calle Echegaray No 3 | Local 2, 29015 Malaga, Spain
+34 687 66 87 36
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“paella” (44 reviews)
“tapas” (71 reviews)
“grilled tuna” (4 reviews)
International, Mediterranean, Spanish, Deli, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle Echegaray No 3 | Local 2, 29015 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday

This is my first-ever Tripadvisor review and it's for a good reason. I've travelled through Spain and many other EU countries for over 8 years and I can without a doubt say that this is one of the best restaurants I've been to. I sat...More

Thank MonicaEspinoza
Reviewed yesterday

My teenage son chose this restaurant and kudos to him - the best meals we had in our 10 day Spain trip. We showed up on a Wednesday evening without a reservation and were lucky enough to snag an outside table. My sons finally decided...More

Thank Ellen Y
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

we enjoyed a delicious dinner in this little restaurant. it was definetly one of the best spanish meal we've had. and the funny and kind service from the waiter miguel was just the icing on the cake. definetly worth it if you want to enjoy...More

Thank Michael U
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We managed to book a table for Thursday evening, and had a fabulous meal. This small restaurant steps up to the mark not only with the tasty and well presented food but also the knowledgeable and friendly staff. I would say that this year’s visit...More

Thank Spuddy58
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is definitely the best restaurant in Malaga. The food is the best in town, worth every penny. It's small but the dishes are made with love❤

2  Thank Roy J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was simply amazing. This was the only restaraurant on our trip that was definitely worth coming back. We ate here twice. Both times the food was delicious. Service was fantastic, the staff were kind, funny, and spoke english very well. The prices were...More

Thank Eero R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hole in the wall restaurant offers delicious food (specifically an awesome seafood paella)! Make a reservation if you can because there are limited tables and the food is worth it ;) Our server spoke great english and was super friendly - He told us...More

Thank RoseyCo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very small restaurant, but very very good food. We didn't book but the owner gave us a table. Very friendly environment, and the owner (waiter) was doing every thing. We ordered a guacamole. It was incredible. And a spanish tortillas, nice. The paella with fish...More

Thank LuckHappy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious food and we’ve tried almost everything from the menu during the evening. Each meal was better than the other. The famous salad is something to fly all the way to Malaga again! And we’ve had a wonderful time thank to the amazing staff....More

Thank Alexandra L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went in search of a great paella.....we found it! Wonderfully attentive staff and very friendly. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Highly recommended!

Thank Neil I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$3 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 17:00
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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