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Vitaliano da Cristina

Plaza de los Cangrejos | Calle Chaparil 5, 29780 Nerja, Spain
+34 952 52 83 41
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh pasta” (38 reviews)
“pizza” (94 reviews)
“bresaola” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Pizza, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Plaza de los Cangrejos | Calle Chaparil 5, 29780 Nerja, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the best fresh pastas I have ever tried and the pizzas from the wood oven are simply delicious. Very friendly staff. Ps: there are two "Vitaliano da Cristina" restaurants in Nerja. We tried only the one in Plaza Tutti Frutti.

1  Thank Oeschger A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Obviously it can be very daunting when your all dressed up and ready for dinner but not sure where to eat... myself and my girlfriend have been checking trip advisor pretty much every evening before we go out to see which restaurant close to us...More

Thank petero4185
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is well worth searching for. Slightly off the beaten track but the best pizza in Nerja. The food is Italian based as the name suggests, with pasta, bruschetta and pizza as well as a variety of salads and soups. The wine reasonably priced as...More

Thank redlockjack
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second visit and our meal was every bit as good as the first time. The menu is extensive and it was a struggle to choose. The pasta was very tasty and the pizza was exceptionally good. All the food was so well...More

Thank KarenBullivant
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have recently returned from our holiday to Nerja. We visited this restuarent three times. The first time was for lunch which then prompted us to try at night time. The quality of food and service was first class. We decided to go back on...More

Thank TheDodge007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic food just look at the 10€ seafood salad the best I have ever seen. The staff were great (even the one from Argentina!!) nothing was too much trouble. We ate there twice and both times we were very happy with food service and overall...More

1  Thank anoninspain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were welcomed by a lovely lady, who spoke English, Italian and Spanish, as did the Server/Barman. I got the impression that this is a family-owned and run business. I ordered a pizza with Serrano ham and my Husband ordered Pasta (you choose 6 varieties)...More

1  Thank Colette C
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Great batter, cheese and meat ! I enjoyed being there ! Service was quite nice and friendly. It is a cosy place, i would definitely eat back there again !.

1  Thank Sherif K
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

A very welcoming restaurant. We stopped here for lunch on the basis of TA reviews and were delighted with our choice. We had a pizza each with salad and some drinks. The pizzas were undoubtedly the best I've had in over two years. Proper dough,...More

1  Thank OrionSouthEngland
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely chilled-out lunch here. It's in a nice location on the strip of restaurants and has lots of attractive flowers on the short pathway up to the restaurant. The staff were great - very friendly and really seemed to enjoy meeting and...More

1  Thank Stuart A
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Sue B
Hi, we have guests staying and would like to eat at your restaurant tonight. Are you open?
1 December 2016|
Response from Maria B | Property representative |
yes is open in plaza de los cangrejos
Google Translation
Hi, anyone know if Italian is open through winter? Could make a difference to where we will stay for December and January, thank you.
16 August 2015|
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Response from Maria B | Property representative |
hi, yes is open becouse have two Ristorant, one plaza los cangrejos and anather plaza tutti fruti
Google Translation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 28
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza de los Cangrejos | Calle Chaparil 5, 29780 Nerja, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Nerja
  • Phone Number: +34 952 52 83 41
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