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El Gato Lounge

Paseo Maritimo 1, 29620 Torremolinos, Spain
+34 951 25 15 09
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (426 reviews)
“brie” (26 reviews)
“chicken satay” (27 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Delicatessen, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Paseo Maritimo 1, 29620 Torremolinos, Spain
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Very average food really nothing special. I had chicken and bacon salad which was served on a plate I would have binned as there was a huge chip out of it. My guest had an overpriced salad and we had patatas bravas which were nothing...More

Thank DaveyIRL
randstad, Manager at El Gato Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Thank you, your review will help me give our team the training, support and direction for the new season. Thank you for being our guest, I understand we will not see you back but I am sure you will find another place suitable for your...More

Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Great food, great location, right on the gay beach, nice ambiance, super-friendly staff and very nice views. Try the "Tapas Box"!

Thank Johan Å
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Loved it here. Great location on beach front. Had lunch most days , never disappointed. Hot Pastrami sandwich you must try. Fantastic friendly staff always made you welcome. Damian we love you 😙

Thank Gary G
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this place by accident. Great food, friendly staff and pink parasols! Stones throw from the gay beach. Highly recommend for a relaxing drink (although, admittedly, we are here out of season). Will definitely be back.

Thank Phil S
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in to the el gato after reading A review on line Sat at the front on the pink chairs and had a gin and tonic and a pina colada Lovely drinks and a nice relax Defoe go again and have some food

Thank John H
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Everything was superb! Very kind and friendly service, excellent food with vast variety to choose from altogether with the nice location just on the beach promenade. It was an amazing experience would go back anytime. Do recommend it for everybody.

Thank HZ18
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Delicious food! Would recommend the hummus with chorizo and the shrimp deluxe - delicious! Lovely setting and wonderful service in a location (Torremolinos) where friendly service seems lacking. Truley a pleasure to dine here! Smiles and staff taking interest in the customers! Wonderful! Thankyou

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Really great varied menu of tasty home cooked meals. Great value too. Service is friendly and efficient.

Thank 526howardg
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Great food and friendly staff. Best place all week. Our children loved it, will come back for sure. Try the tapas experience!

Thank JZandin
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Great location with friendly staff. Had a lovely meal here. Staff are great. Just sit and watch the world go by.

Thank LeeMonty
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Sophie W
6 September 2017|
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Response from randstad | Property representative |
Hello there, El Gato is closed 27 of November 2017 till 7 of January 2018
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8 June 2017|
Response from nazza1968 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Cleveleys, I couldn't remember seeing anything like that on their menu but you could goto their Facebook page and send them a message.
8 May 2017|
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Response from randstad | Property representative |
we are in Bajondillo area. if you mean directions from Bajondillo apartments, then looking towards the sea, walk to right.. we are about 400 meters away.. other wise search on Google maps for 'El GATO LOUNGE'
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 5:30 PM
11:30 AM - 5:30 PM
11:30 AM - 5:30 PM
11:30 AM - 5:30 PM
11:30 AM - 5:30 PM
11:30 AM - 5:30 PM
11:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Maritimo 1, 29620 Torremolinos, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Torremolinos
  • Phone Number: +34 951 25 15 09
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In 2006 El Gato opened its doors and since then it became one of those 'ever-popular' restaurants. Inspired by the spirit of Spain we embrace a philosophy that connects Good Food and Mediterranean free style, resulting in an unpretentious eatery known for its quality food and friendly service that has become a favorite among locals and so many returning visitors.
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