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Bar El Tipico Andaluz

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Calle Caridad 55, 29680, Estepona, Spain
+34 952 80 18 02
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Haslemere, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here a few times and never fails to disappoint. Brilliant tapas, huge portions and a bill to make you blink in disbelief (4 massive platters, a bottle of House Wine, and a pint of beer for €40!). Owner is a scream, and you can't beat the 'free' shots at the end. It's very Spanish though, and unless you speak... More 

Thank Claire G
Brussels, Belgium
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

It's the second time we go there, and I'm happy we went back as I had a mitigated feeling after our first visit. The first time it was recommended to us, and we were there as a couple. Our Spanish being quite limited as well as their English, we had to rely on intuition, gestures and a bit of luck... More 

Thank Mermoz20
Marbella, Spain
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433 reviews
377 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Different hams of various quality can be ordered and cut infront of you. The local is very rustic and nice. Friendly but slow service, this is really a place to have a glass of wine and some ham but not much more. Nice enough though..

Thank Eatthemeat
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We decided to go to this restaurants after reading many trip advisor reviews, all indicating the slow service but good quality food. I must say it was a bit of a nightmare to get a table, the place is very understaffed. We waited 45 min to get seated.. but once we ordered the food arrived fast, and most important; it... More 

Thank Cajilo93
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant, super atmosphere on street. Great Jamon and cheeses and morcilla to die for. Lovely red wine and great service. Really friendly waitress who talked us into the flan, great almonds and fig liquor!! Super food and great value😀

Thank Andy H
Southampton, United Kingdom
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125 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing meet fest Tapas,good wine and some of the best cheese we've had for a long time and all at an affordable price. Eating out in the street enjoying the ambience of the town not classy but Classic. A real treat if real is what you are looking for.

Thank Robert Y
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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370 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This restaurant is on Calle Caridad, east of the town centre. It is a friendly local bar, serving a broad range of local hams and other tapas. Everything we chose was delicious, and very good value.

Thank Richard W
Boulder, Colorado
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

This wonderful bar introduced traditional Spanish flavored to our family. My friend and I asked for the best ham. The owner walked us back to the bar and explained. He quoted a price, we misunderstood and thought he was suggesting a 75€ plate of ham. He actually recommended an 8€ plate! The service was great and food was wonderful. What... More 

Thank Darrell B
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Been coming here for 15 years. The jamon de bellotas and the quest manchego cannot be beaten. Lovely little bar with tables outside on a pedestrian used street. A tapas bar for locals and tourists with hams hanging from th ceiling.

Thank Robert F
Coulsdon, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

What a fantastic place. Great family service in a fabulous atmospheric bar in an old part of Estepona. The ham is fantastic.

Thank Jonathan R

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Restaurant Details

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Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Caridad 55, 29680, Estepona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Estepona
  • Phone Number: +34 952 80 18 02

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