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fresh food on the beach

if you spend your day on the beach or the evening on the Almayate beach, do not hesitate to stop... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2016
Miercurea-Ciuc, Romania
Local gay friendly chiringuito

Nice surfers beachbar/restaurant Nice and cosy non touristic Great food for a local price Small... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2016
Danny F
via mobile
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18 Sep 2017
14 Nov 2016
“Look No Further If Laid Back and Off-the-Beaten-Track is What You're After...”
Beach restaurant located in an unspoiled area of the Almayate Valley. A great variety of flora and fauna surrounds the property making this an oasis to shelter yourself from the sweltering summer heat. It also has a terrace for cooler days when you...more
El Hornillo | Playa del Embajador, 29749 Almayate Bajo, Spain
+34 633 09 28 09
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

This place is really lovely, friendly & food very good. We just tried the burger with goats cheese & caramelised onions & it was so delicious 😋. Worth a visit & lovely local music 🙌🏼🙌🏼

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

There's very few places like this left in the whole of Malaga Province. A true gem of a Chiringuito! Good food. Reasonable prices. Friendly staff. Very chilled out setting. Great Clientele. Gay friendly. Cool DJs. I live in the area and frequent the place. They...More

1  Thank James366
Reviewed 29 July 2016

if you spend your day on the beach or the evening on the Almayate beach, do not hesitate to stop for a drink or to eat fresh fish on the grill. the place because I can't call it a restaurant it very natural.you can't eat...More

2  Thank sorinjollytraveller
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Nice surfers beachbar/restaurant Nice and cosy non touristic Great food for a local price Small terrace outside in their garden Where you can sit and enjoy the sunshine Or have lunch/dinner/drinks Very local Kite surfers free parking Dog & kids friendly

4  Thank Danny F
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

Cracking paella all washed down with a few mojitos in a tropical garden setting about 10 meters from the sea's edge. What more do you want.

3  Thank zandor_trout
Reviewed 24 July 2015

El Hornillero is a beautiful,chilled out bar & restaurant.Set on the beach in a lovely garden with wooden home made tables,your feet in the sand.Great music,this bar is very relaxing & run by fun,friendly people.Good food,fresh fish.Saw a bottle of cava & a plate of...More

4  Thank Tracy S
Reviewed 17 June 2015

a private beach, a beautiful garden, fresh seafood and paella, and donkeys wandering around. what more could you want?

4  Thank AussiePetra
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