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The Forge Restaurant

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urbanizacion Montes de Casares Km 9.8, 29690 Casares, Spain
+34 952 89 51 20
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Malaga, Spain
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The atmosphere, with Jazz as a theme is cosy, the view is beatiful and the food is excellent. One is greeted as a friend when you arrive.

Thank einarb599
London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This family run restaurant is a favourite, comfortable and pleasant. The food is varied and tasty with a Moroccan edge to it. Hidden away in the hills of Casares, it's ambience is delightful and extremely relaxing. The owners are lovely, the staff very friendly and helpful - nothing is too much trouble. Would highly recommend this reasonably priced restaurant to... More 

Thank Midnight54
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really love this place, comming here regularly. it is a small place so reservation is highly recommended. Delicious Food, perfect Service!

1 Thank Feli1403
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Recently had Sunday lunch here, 4 of us celebrating hubbie's significant birthday. Have been before in summer, this time was January, sitting inside warm and cosy dining area. Lovely view down hillside to the sea from terrace, but inside had interesting decor and photos that added to charm of this little gem. Started with drinks in lovely, intimate bar area.... More 

Thank KBToursPty
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Really loved the look of this place & were accommodated without having booked over a busy lunchtime. However, there was a very limited choice for non-meat eaters. What we had was nice but pricey. We were there in December & ate inside but the gardens & terrace would be wonderful in summer.

Thank Jo B
Manchester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Very good food which amounted to an experience. You must book. The proprietorws are very friendly. It is not a very easy to find so thus a hidden gem of a restaurant.

Thank Travellinggrandma38
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Last minute reservation first visit for us . Really welcoming on a wet winter afternoon - Felt like we were visiting a friends home . Cosy ambience, excellent service, very friendly Food excellent . Myself as a Nutrition of 30 years this is local seasonal food at it best. Well done guys

Thank DubaiFishers
San Pedro, Spain
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

We arrived on a cold day for lunch. A warm welcome awaited not only from the cosy log fires in the snug bar and restaurant, but more especially from Mike and Athens and staff. We enjoyed an aperitif, accompanied by some hommus and curry dip, sitting by the fire. We started sharing the home made chicken liver pate, followed a... More 

1 Thank archieandfairlie
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Once again after a two year absence from Spain a warm welcome followed by friendly efficient service and top quality tasty food. Highly recommend.

Thank Sue W
newcastle upon tyne,england,u.k.
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Every time we come to Estepona we always go and see Mike and Athene,always the perfect hosts and very friendly they all are too. My friends are regular visitors and every one always enjoys the great food and service. Woulfd highly recommend this place to everyone, as its such a lovely relaxed restaurant to enjoy dining. In the 'winter' its... More 

1 Thank beejay2704

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: urbanizacion Montes de Casares Km 9.8, 29690 Casares, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Casares
  • Phone Number: +34 952 89 51 20

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