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La Mar Chica

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Paseo Maritimo, 29793, Torrox, Spain
+34 952 53 21 44
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

La Mar Chica is a fantastic restaurant for fish/seafood and does serve other varieties of meal. Great location,great food and great service in a perfect location. Ideal for Tapas as well. Will be returning in September for more. Would thoroughly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank rogerstone-stan
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited for first time ,after it was recommended to us ,we have recently purchased property in area ,so are trying out various restaurants for future visits . Our starters & Mains were excellent (no room for dessert ) staff were very polite & helpful service was great ,excellent menu choice & not expensive for the quality of food ,same comment... More 

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Thank Leonard B
Dublin, Ireland
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77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We really enjoy this restaurant for, a night cap of tea and cake Brandy. A full meal with great friendly service. Very comfy furniture. A great place just to read your book and people watch.

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Thank Maeveanne2014
Northern Ireland
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Right on the promenade, next to the beach, out of season there was a nice atmosphere in the restaurant when we visited. Staff were attentive and there were no shortage of them. The menu was varied with a good choice of mains. Food when it came was very good and we enjoyed the relaxed ambience that is probably a bit... More 

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Thank Sodapop
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

In Torrox again after six months and, a cheery greeting from Miguel and his staff the first time we walked by. Later visits to enjoy avocado and prawn or caeser salad, rosada or pork loin steak, and decent house wines confirmed that the quality of food and service here remains high.

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Thank Mike S
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Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed just behind the restaurant and visited several times during our stay and have to say the food was faultless the prices where very reasonable, staff where super friendly and to top it off the children loved it as it's so close to the beach. So if you are a family with children it's perfect as they can play... More 

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Thank Jacqueline J
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I agree with previous comment about supercilious waiter as we felt the same. I had cold chips and an omelette which was like cardboard completely inedible. It was left on the plate and no comment was offered when waiter took plate away. I was not that hungry but we too were checking the place out for dinner but now that... More 

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Thank Fiona S
Malaga, Spain
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143 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This is a nice place to eat and to also watch the waves go by. Located direct on the Paseo Maritim, you wont be missing anythings.

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Thank Arno E
Preston, United Kingdom
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308 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Can't stand supercilious staff - and this place has one as an Owner. Visited for a spot of lunch, and whilst my wife was a bit peckish, I declined to eat, being satisfied with a beer. Once the Owner perceived that he wasn't going to make a mint out of us - my wife just having a sandwich - he... More 

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1 Thank David B
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Serving freeze Pizza. This place is a joke :( The staff was polite, but the food was terrible. The most expensive pizza in town.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Maritimo, 29793, Torrox, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Torrox
  • Phone Number: +34 952 53 21 44

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