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La Recreation

Calle Duque de la Victoria, 29015 Malaga, Spain
+34 665 60 13 22
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tartare” (2 reviews)
“duck” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Mediterranean, Fusion, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
Food
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Value
LOCATION
Calle Duque de la Victoria, 29015 Malaga, Spain
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely French food in the centre of Malaga. This small restaurant offers a real flavour of France and the ambiance is authentic. Limited but well thought out menu with typical French favourites cooked to perfection. We shared the baked Camembert, followed by duck and entrecôte...More

Thank DAandKA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a nice place with good service. The food was amazing, and the wine was great. The price was fair.More

Thank Lasse B
Marie D, Propriétaire at La Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Bonjour, Merci d'avoir pris le temps de laisser un avis fort plaisant. Nous sommes très heureux que vous gardiez un...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had an amazing dinner at La Recreation today - delicious fish soup and salmon tartar combined with excellent service. Will be back tomorrow - not to be missed when in Malaga!More

Thank vatel2013
Marie D, Propriétaire at La Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Bonjour Dominaka, Nous tenions à vous remercier de votre retour très agréable. Nous sommes ravis de lire que vous avez...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really nice place with great food and a great host! After all the nice tapas bars it is nice to have the French cuisine at its best.More

Thank Coen V
Marie D, Propriétaire at La Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Bonjour, Toute l’équipe de La Récréation Malaga vous remercie pour votre feedback très positif et se réjouit de savoir que...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best meals we have ever had. Entrecôte steak cooked perfectly, Lamb Chops with aubergines and egg side accomplishments were divine. Apple crumble and a ‘chefs surprise’ for dessert. Chef came out to speak with us after the meal, wonderful friendly family Thank...More

Thank TermiBear
Marie D, Propriétaire at La Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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Bonjour, Merci pour votre avis très positif. Nous sommes ravis que La Récréation Malaga ai été à la hauteur de...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place was such a refreshing change of pace from the large crowded, cheesy restaurants everywhere else. The food was amazing, very fresh salads, locally sourced, accommodating service, gorgeous boutique design. It French food stylistically, but honestly tons of veggie options, reasonably priced local wines....More

Thank sirsmitty
Marie D, Propriétaire at La Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago
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Bonjour à tous les deux, Toute l’équipe de La Récréation vous remercie pour votre feedback fort élogieux et se réjouit...More

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely small restaurant and very friendly service but the restaurant is overrated on Trip Adviser. We have visited Malaga many times and only visit restaurants with 4 and above and ranked in top 100. This one is ranked in the top 20. While our experience...More

1  Thank brsmyth56
Marie D, Propriétaire at La Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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Bonjour, Tout d'abord, merci d'avoir pris le temps de nous donner votre avis suite à votre venue au Restaurant La...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was one of the highlights of our few days in Malaga. Such attention to detail, the flavours were incredible. Simple food in some ways but huge effort in presentation. The chef visited our table and it was very obvious how much she cares...More

Thank SGOM54
Marie D, Propriétaire at La Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018
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Bonjour, Merci beaucoup pour ce commentaire fort élogieux ! Nous nous efforcerons de conserver la qualité de notre prestation pour...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

My partner and I visited this restaurant on a Wednesday evening in September with our in laws and 2 year old son. We loved it. As a family we were made to feel so welcome and Lorenzo (I think!) was a charming host entertaining our...More

Thank rossshoefield
Marie D, Propriétaire at La Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018
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Bonjour, Nous tenions à vous remercier de votre retour fort agréable. Toute l'équipe de La Récréation vous remercie pour ce...More

Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Craving some French food? Go here! Simple and tasty, Although the Fries could have grotten a minute or two extra... Please do not cut the meat beforehand, ever... just a tip... ;-)More

1  Thank Panniepop
Marie D, Propriétaire at La Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018
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Bonjour, Merci pour votre sympathique commentaire. La Récréation est toujours très heureux de la satisfaction de ses clients. Nous avons...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$34
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
Thursday
12:30 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
Friday
12:30 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
Saturday
12:30 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Duque de la Victoria, 29015 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 665 60 13 22
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Description
Spanish restaurant with a french Toque, in the historic heart of Malaga
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