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Bar la Farola

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Plaza de Carmen, Ronda, Spain
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Whitby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Great bar. Nice square. Great service. Food is good Spanish Fayre. If your hungry and want something tasty you cannot go wrong here. Big Steaks. Large pork Chops and Oxtail. The fish also is very fresh and tasty. Ice cold Cruz Campo beer to wash it down with.

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Port Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I have had lunch here for the last two days. The service and food excellent. Lots of local people which is a good sign. An excellent bottle of red rioja only 8 euros. Only downside is it's closed on a Sunday!

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Ate here with my wife after we stumbled upon it during an evening walk. Situated on a little Plaza filled with local families. Not a tourist spot as we were the only non-Spaniards there. Manuel the owner was great. We ordered a selection of appetizers like the 'Old cheese, spicy sausage, mixed salad and papas fritas. All of it good... More 

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Thank Michael R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

We had a lunch here during our walking tour in Ronda. If you are looking for a tasty local dish for reasonable rates, do not hesitate to get there. Do not expect high standards in terms of the equipment and the service.

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Arcos de la Frontera
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141 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2015

this is a locals bar with great food, nice staff and not too expensive. we tried the Ronda soup they do which was tasty and filling. service is quick and the menu is varied with good portions. it started raining when we were about to leave and asked if they could ring a taxi and they obliged straight away. basic... More 

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2014

Nothing exceptional in the setting nor the place itself, but great deliscious local dishes prepared locally with a local wine. Avoid the tourist restaurants and go local.

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Arcos de la Frontera
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2012

this bar is in a nice small square close to the centre of Ronda. I had red wine at 1 euro a glass which was good value and the price is the same as the locals pay which for Ronda is nice to find a bar that doesn't charge tourists more than the locals. there was a selection of tapas... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Spanish
Meals
Lunch
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza de Carmen, Ronda, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Ronda

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?