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El Tejar

C/ Manuel Navarro Mollor, 6, 29680, Estepona, Spain
+34 952 79 47 07
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (4 reviews)
“cockles” (2 reviews)
“octopus” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
C/ Manuel Navarro Mollor, 6, 29680, Estepona, Spain
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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
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Our friend, Dave, had been singing the praises of this restaurant for quite some time. And how right he was. We had beef cheeks, gambas pil pil, revueltos with prawns, stuffed peppers and aubergine - absolutely delicious. The weakest dish was the revueltos because the...More

1  Thank Javid R
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

If you can search this place out it is well worth it. Go in for a glass of wine and a couple of pinchos and end up staying for hours. That's what happens to us! Very different style off food on offer. This is Basque...More

Reviewed 19 September 2016

Really friendly staff who spoke good english. Good choice on the menu. Not the easiest place to find would recommend a taxi but well worth the effort

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The El Tejar is not the easiest restaurant to find being away from the main tourist parts of the city. You need your tourist city street map. But it is well worth the effort. We went for lunch; when we arrived at 1.00pm, very few...More

Thank SueJim126
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Worth the walk to find it! lovely service from the staff. We all really enjoyed our Tapas and would recommend.

Thank Nikki T
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Great food, lunch starts around 1.30pm, mainly Spanish having tapas/lunch. Excellent food, reasonably priced. Don’t go if you’re in a hurry, the Spanish like to take their time, chat eat chat some more, coffee & brandy more chats then the bill. Tastefully decorated and as...More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Believe all the positive reviews this restaurant has received, they are all true and more. Got another week in Estepona and will be coming here a couple more times at least. The food is fantastic with service to match. The waiter talked my vegetarian daughter...More

1  Thank Barry D
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Another delicious tapas and pintxo lunch in this small bar restaurant tucked away from the sea front ..well worth finding !! We have been going there for years since it opened and for different tapas it cant be beaten .in the restaurant .you can choose...More

Thank Christina Waga
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
13:00 - 17:00
13:00 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
13:00 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
13:00 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
13:00 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
13:00 - 17:00
19:30 - 00:00
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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