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La Recreation

Calle del Duque de La Victoria 11 | Calle Duque de La Victoria, 11, 29015 Malaga, Spain
+34 665 60 13 22
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
2 weeks ago
“Lovely restaurant excellent service”
20 Nov 2017
“Great place”
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French, Mediterranean, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle del Duque de La Victoria 11 | Calle Duque de La Victoria, 11, 29015 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled on this restaurant based on reviews on TripAdvisor however did not realise it was French the strange thing was we had just travelled to Malaga from Paris which really threw a spanner in the works specially on our first night. Trying my best to...More

1  Thank Mike F
Restaurant L, Propriétaire at La Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, thank you very much for your comment, we hope to see you again soon here. Maria et Lorenzo

Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Had a dinner here during our stay in Malaga. Very good food, nice atmosphere and attentive staff. Place to recommend.

Thank Jelena B
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We were looking for someplace to eat that was not touristy, there was no one to Convince us to come in. We walked in and wer greeted by the owner. What a wonderful place! We had a charcuterie plate, local wine and a divine chocolat...More

Thank Travelers0205
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Dinner for two - small but varied menu with interesting choices. The sharing plates are a great idea, allowing us to share a starter, and then 1 main with a full portion of ratatouille. The magret de canard was outstanding. Small, very cosy and unbelievably...More

1  Thank David Martin C
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Mum and I had the best meal of our trip here - we didn't want the evening to end. We had duck Magret, and the duck tartare (a great choice and the duck is lightly cooked in the tartare by the way). It’s a small...More

1  Thank suna k
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Excellent and creative cuisine with a touch of surprise with every dish. The interior décor is fresh and cosy and invites to stay the entire evening. Super friendly french hosts who even shared a recipe with us. We had dinner twice there during our short...More

Thank vhodel
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

What an amazing find in the heart of Malaga. Beautiful food served by the owners of this quaint restaurant. Impeccable service and great quality French food. This restaurant is not opening and I wish it well for the future. Really worth a visit. I will...More

Thank CaitlinMccoy
Hynnd B, Propriétaire at La Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thanks a lot for your review. It was a pleasure. Bye

Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the meal. Mid priced Rioja was well chosen. Staff very attentive and interested in making sure we liked everything. We will be back. Recommended.

Thank Nicholasfinlay
Hynnd B, Propriétaire at La Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thank you. Best regards

Reviewed 28 September 2017

A small brasserie with delicious food. Well worth seeking out. We selected from the 'to share menu'. The cost for 4 people was in expensive. The staff were very friendly and happy to engage in discussion about wine etc. The restaurant is small with a...More

1  Thank shortskielaine
Hynnd B, Propriétaire at La Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thank you It was a pleasure

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I had dinner in this place, I mean how can a place like that survive? Food was ok, but I've never seen such a rude and unprofessional service...What a shame, never go back again

Thank TheBigFella91
Hynnd B, Propriétaire at La Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

I think you made a mistake with your review. I don't think you came in this restaurant. Best regards

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$37
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle del Duque de La Victoria 11 | Calle Duque de La Victoria, 11, 29015 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 665 60 13 22
  • E-mail
Spanish restaurant with a french Toque, in the historic heart of Malaga
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