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El Meson de Cervantes

Calle Alamos, 11 | Calle Cacer, 29012 Malaga, Spain
+34 952 21 62 74
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle Alamos, 11 | Calle Cacer, 29012 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the delicious food - seared small squid, spinach arugula manchego salad, wild mushrooms. Brought out own Child seat. Risotto is salty, croquettes not too crunchy. Staff very friendly! Huge place, sepereate rooms.

Thank Riverbear8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family run with beautiful food. Food ranges from tapas sizes to racions, tasty well thought out. Love mama who takes your orders. Definitely a must.

Thank bellfarm
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky to get a last minute reservation tonight as there was a cancellation. When we arrived at 7:30, we were promptly seated with no waiting. We ordered some red wine and a variety of tapas. Although all the plates were good, we highly...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was getting good reviews on Google and was within a stone's throw of our apartment so as it was our last night of the trip and we needed to pack it suited us perfectly. The atmosphere was great, really buzzing, incredibly busy and the...More

Thank Steph K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tried many delicious tapas and loved them all. Went back to this restaurant three times and tried lots of things. Had our friendly and smiling waiter suggest a bottle of wine for us and we all loved it.

Thank wanderlust657
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good atmosphere, superb range of wines from Andalusia and the rest of Spain. Excellent tapas and top quality meat. Friendly staff, deserves its reputation.

Thank Andpc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So much good things to say... Waiters are the most friendly people we had met during our hollydays, and they do their job perfectly : always smiling, very polite and we never wait ! About the food, delicious, great presentation in the plate, ect... Finally...More

Thank Maeva L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Third time we’ve been here and it’s always fabulous. Lovely tapas and great wine at a decent price. We booked for7pm and people were queuing to get in when it opened. At 8 the restaurant was full with people waiting for tables. We booked via...More

Thank Jaycex
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you're heading to Malaga this summer, I recommand you this place. It is amazing. Make sure you book an early table online( gets crowded after 8 o'clock) Buen apetito!!!❤

Thank MissAnnMarie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You have to book and can even start at 10 or 11 pm. Ask the nice ladies to choose for you and you will be served all kind of delicious small plates. We booked but still had to wait 45 minutes and therefore 4 stars...More

Thank RobDuivenvoorden
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Amy W
11 August 2017|
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Response from Shelmar | Reviewed this property |
Would recomend you contact restaurant directly
9 August 2017|
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4 May 2017|
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Response from rebecca t | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! The restaurant will sure be open in August and it's very central, perfect for a special occasion. But please be sure to reserve at least a couple of weeks before the event (maybe not three months, though) because... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Alamos, 11 | Calle Cacer, 29012 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 952 21 62 74
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El Meson de Cervantes es una parada obligatoria para aquellos fanaticos del buen comer. Tapas tradicionales y tapas creativa de autor, amplia y cuidada seleccion de vinos y cervezas.
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