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Plaza de la Merced

29012 Malaga, Spain
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“nice square” (24 reviews)
“tapas” (51 reviews)
29012 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Plaza de la Merced is one the beautiful squares in Malaga Spain. Nice place! Nice shops! Love the Spanish foods and cafe's.

Thank CatherineMichalak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cute Plaza with a number of restaurants around for a quick bite or something to drink. Worth a visit.

Thank George V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very tranquil square to just sit and relax, enjoy the sunshine. Birth place of Picasso, if that floats your boat. For me it was the architecture, tapas bars and free entertainment. In May all the Jacaranda trees are in full bloom, massive expanse of purple...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to relax and have a bit of lunch or do a bit of shopping. Nice square where people congregate for chats and sip wine or Coffee!!

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Plaza de la Merced was a favourite place to grab a drink or some tapas throughout the day and night. There were a few street performers playing instruments which added to the atmosphere. Beware of your bags though as I would have had mine stolen...More

Thank LeeClare
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The square comes alive at night with places to eat and drink. Can watch families on the centre. We had great food at this lively square

Thank Lies H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coming from the historic center of Plaza de La Merced, you' will see the home of Picasso on the left side of the square. Behind Picasso's image is Picasso's birthplace on the corner. You can visit Casa-Natal of Picasso(birth-place). and learn how Picasso used to...More

Thank TravelWiserever
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This square with its connecting lanes and alleys give Malaga much of its charm. Period buildings with Juilette balconies and paved pedestrian roads. Move off in any direction but the main walk to the harbour is fantastic

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Busy square day and night. Typocal of Malaga, all vibrant and lively. Great city, great atmospheric square.

Thank downing
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This square is full of restaurants, affordable prices, and close to central Malaga. Very nice to go there for dinner, when is not too hot.

Thank Dannydanny2
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24 July 2016|
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Response from Otuama | Reviewed this property |
Yes - try Restaurante Vegetariano Cañadú, Plaza de la Merced, 21 Málaga - (+34) 952 60 27 19. Very good reviews. It's on the opposite side of the Plaza to Picasso's house. Enjoy.