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El Pulguilla

Calle Almirante Ferrandiz 26, 29780 Nerja, Spain
+34 952 52 13 84
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (68 reviews)
“fresh fish” (18 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Calle Almirante Ferrandiz 26, 29780 Nerja, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent tapas restaurant popular with both local and tourists. If you sit in the bar area only you get free tapas with your drink.

Thank Sameh Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came across this via TripAdvisor, having had a bad experience else where. The outside looks like its a bit fast food(ish), but the Tapas was great with a huge selection. The first Tapas is free with a drink. We visited the place twice in...More

Thank tripsandfood55
Reviewed 1 week ago

In Spain try una buona cerveza, here in one buona cervezeria El Pulguilla, and locals and tourists like it very much; spanish tapas of the best are served, friendly service.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tapas are very nice and served very quickly,staff are very helpful and accomodating.the range of tapas is very good.the only drawback was the house rose wine was not nice.

Thank TravellerSalford
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Authentic Spanish tapas bar in the heart of Nerja. Lots of locals but tourists are made to feel welcome too, the friendly waiter offered to take our order at our table so we didn't have to wait at the bar. We ordered two wines which...More

Thank og1220
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is always busy and buzzing with the ambience that is Spain. Loud and noisy! Tapas is varied and predominantly fish but is served quickly and in good portions. Not everybody's cup of tea, but if you like the Spanish buzz , this is...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice for a glass of wine and tapas. Always very busy, lots of atmosphere if you like lively places. Down the street is El Sevillano in a corner, we prefered El Sevillano. I think the food of better quality. The pil pil shrimp is...More

Thank Susbee10
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We were hoping for tapas but this area was full and we were seated outside on the terrace which was very nice. We chose 4 x 1/2 rations which were very nice. [sardines , prawns in batter, calamari and pork] all dishes were tasty. Bread...More

Thank richard h
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely to sit outside in plenty of space and be served wonderful variety of tapas at a reasonable price. Only pity is no coffee available - for 2nd time in a row.

Thank Gavin T
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This place serves tapas which are nice enough but not outstanding. There is a small area on the street and then a large, barn area at the back which is nice on a warm evening. The food was average, the service was excellent.

Thank Natalie M
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Questions & Answers
11 July 2016|
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Response from plgrd | Reviewed this property |
Most of the tapas are seafood. The clams and mussels are steamed and should not have gluten, nor should the chorizo. Much of the seafood, however, may very well have gluten. You can ask what items are cooked in flour... More
Janet W
1 November 2015|
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Response from PatriciaT502 | Reviewed this property |
its a restaurant
John C
4 October 2015|
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Response from Ron A | Reviewed this property |
No, like a lot of places in Nerja, It closes for staff vacation or internal work during the year, generally during the off-season, like in January.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Almirante Ferrandiz 26, 29780 Nerja, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Nerja
  • Phone Number: +34 952 52 13 84
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