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The Drunken Sailor

local 23, conjunto | las Gaviolas 57 avanida antonio machado, benalmadena, malaga, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 952 96 19 29
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (18 reviews)
“tapas” (35 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, European, Vegetarian Friendly
local 23, conjunto | las Gaviolas 57 avanida antonio machado, benalmadena, malaga, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Overlooking the beah walk, but still tranquile and serving extremly good value for money. On Sundays you may want to book atable in advance!

Thank craiglistnew
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fantastic food at a very reasonable price, we went a few times to sit relax and watch the sunset. Best views in the area and very relaxing.

Thank Pete S
Reviewed 1 week ago

No doubting that this is a great spot to eat and the meals good and hearty. However we are always amiss at the difference between lunch and evening. The service at lunch is painfully slow with no reason. 45 minutes and for a breakfast! At...More

Thank jon1Derby
Reviewed 1 week ago

home cooked food at reasonable prices, a few steps up from the prom, good views and sheltered, nice friendly staff

Thank Gasimm1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The bar is above a couple of bars so you need to look. From beach you walk up some steps behind another bar. You can get to it from the Ave Machada down a steep bank next to the Vinncci hotel. Drink as you expect...More

Thank chillo2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked along the front past numerous eateries enjoying the view when we noticed the sign for the drunken sailor.you walk up steps to it which means the view is fantastic, after a couple of drinks Cath and I both plumped for the 8oz sirloin...More

1  Thank johnGlas
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Best Tapas on the Costa folks. My friend and I were there twice because after our first visit we were determined to make time to return the food was so good. My mouth is still watering at the memory of a prawn cocktail, spicy chicken...More

1  Thank mags1941
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Brilliant staff and service we visit regularly having tapas cold beer and amazing Sunday roast highly recommended spectacular sea views

1  Thank shazza247
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Yet another great visit to see Dave and rose. The Sunday lunch is great especially in forty degrees heat but when in Spain on Sunday you can't beat it.

2  Thank David R
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Stopped here for afternoon drinks and a light snack. Stunning views but what really made it special is we asked the owner directions to somewhere and she ended up spending 15 mins answering all our questions and writing down directions for buses and places and...More

1  Thank Jonathan D
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Questions & Answers
vicky p
26 June 2017|
Response from Paul H | Reviewed this property |
Just look on booking com lots ont here
8 June 2017|
Response from gary c | Reviewed this property |
hi not sure ?
Eduardas A
21 May 2017|
Response from David H | Property representative |
Hi Eduardas A sorry Sir not going anywhere at the moment definatly not sold 20 year anniversary next year at the sailor hope to see you soon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: local 23, conjunto | las Gaviolas 57 avanida antonio machado, benalmadena, malaga, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Benalmadena
  • Phone Number: +34 952 96 19 29
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The best full English Breakfast in Benalmadena Very good choice of English & Spanish Tapas Amazing Sea Views Very Friendly Terrace Atmosphere Come Up & Have a Sup Best Beer FREE WIFI
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