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El Tejar

C/ Manuel Navarro Mollor, 6, 29680, Estepona, Spain
+34 952 79 47 07
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“moussaka” (5 reviews)
“cockles” (3 reviews)
“tapas” (24 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
C/ Manuel Navarro Mollor, 6, 29680, Estepona, Spain
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The reviews were promising but I was disappointed in the food. The service was great and they were extremely family friendly, however the tapas was mostly reheated/microwaved which was very disappointing. I expected more having read such great reviews. We ordered the most mentioned dishes...More

Thank ellebeetee
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We ate here on our first night in Estapona as it is very near our apartment. Wonderful pinchos. We fell in love with the concept in Barcelona and ate them often there. The pinchos at El Tejar compare very favourably as they are so fresh,...More

Thank GBtravellinggirl
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Back again in the charming town of Estepona..and first stop is always El Tejar !! This family run place is a gem .the food is geared to northern Spanish..so tapas are different and there are plenty to choose from .plus of course main dining room...More

Thank Christina Waga
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, best tapas in Estepona! Service fantastic, friendly and efficient. Would come every day if we could! Wine great, difficult to find but well worth the effort! You must visit!!!!!

Thank haines2015
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Great tapas .so much variety and different from the norm. I think the owners are from bilbao so there was a mix of south and north. We sat at the bar and fresh tapas kept coming out of the kitchen and selling in minutes. My...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

After much research, chose El Tejar to dine in with family. This place is an excellent choice. Arrived early, food starts from 8.00pm. Admittedly, atmosphere was a little lacking due to the early hours but the food was absolutely gorgeous. Highly recommended. Great start to...More

Thank renrighthodgson
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We went to this tapas bar on recommendations of other trip advisor reviews and we weren't disappointed with the food. We had ox cheek, meat balls (albondigas), fried paja potatos. I was disappointed that they didn't have any paella left on the tapas menu. Only...More

Thank DawnStephenson
Reviewed 4 July 2017

i have never been in to the actual restaurant i always sit outside for the tapas, they are fantastic!

Thank Christine F
Reviewed 16 February 2017

You sometimes struggle to find places like this on the Costa these days. Old fashioned bars serving good traditional food in a lively atmosphere - and at reasonable prices - are few on the ground. But El Tejar does not disappoint. Great, buzzy little bar...More

Thank Vagabundo1960
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We found this at our second attempt and it was well worth making the effort.It was full of locals and had a good buzzy atmosphere. The seafood creps were delicious as was the "musaka" on fried bread- large pinchos at 2 euros each- very good...More

Thank Jenwre
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/ Manuel Navarro Mollor, 6, 29680, Estepona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Estepona
  • Phone Number: +34 952 79 47 07
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