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Restaurante Merlo

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Paseo Maritimo El Pedregal, 29017 Malaga, Spain
+34 952 29 49 24
10:00 - 00:00
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De Pinte
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at 7.50pm, normally they open at 8pm, the crew was busy with eating,we thought that they were also visitors so we entered. They said that they weren't open yet. We asked when they should open, the younger staff answered 8pm, the older one barked 8.30, it seemed the he didn't want to serve us, you saw that his... More 

Thank Delbecq
Grimsby, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016

I'm surprised by the bad reviews - I ate here alone as I was staying to study Spanish locally. The staff were friendly, the mixed fried fish was lovely as was my salad. I had a very fattening pudding which was called tocinilllo de cielo (which translates as something like heavenly bacon but i was assured by an amused waiter... More 

Thank FifiOfGrimsby
Vienna, Austria
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2015

Very friendly and careful staff. The sardines and the paella were tasty. The view to the ocean is the best thing about this restaurant. I visited in winter and it was not very crowded and the service was quick.

Thank Blackphant
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

The food was nothing to shout about but the service was appalling. First of all the bread rolls.. Haha, they werent even baked. They were white.. Taken out of a packet and just put on the table? We were charged for those as well. It took an age for these people to take our order. When they finally came, despite... More 

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Dacice, Czech Republic
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47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Visited this restaurant two times because of fantastic paella we love. But the rest of food was mediocore, not bad but nithing you will return for, except paella.

Thank Tralalak

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Maritimo El Pedregal, 29017 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga>  > Pedregalejo
  • Neighbourhood: Pedregalejo
  • Phone Number: +34 952 29 49 24

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?