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El Patio

$$ - $$$
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Pub
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Carrera Espinel 100, 29400 Ronda, Spain
+34 952 87 10 15
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Newmarket-on-Fergus, Ireland
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39 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Visited Ronda in July 2016. We parked in the Parking Martínez Astein, which was an underground carpark (nice and cool) and very reasonable. It was also "bang" in the middle of Ronda! Didn't travel far and we came across the El Patio. I think they were about to close for Siesta... as there was no-one in there ...but we were... More 

Thank sbelmour
Maasbree, The Netherlands
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Nice place, not so big and very friendly staff. Visited by locals and tourists. Crowdy but in a good way. Fast service in a pleasant way.

Thank KoeneRem
Ronda, Spain
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

A very nice " Cervecería" where " caña" is served cool and foathing. Tapas are ok and the price too. The service is very good, professional and familiar.

Thank Piluca2004
Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Four of us out for a day trip to Ronda popped in for a coffee as it was raining. Two hours later we left having had tapas sherry and coffees. There's no trendy upmarket hard sell here, just good old fashioned service with a smile. We decided to try some tapas and the waiter recommended this and that and told... More 

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Colton, New York
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82 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

My family, along with my father-in-law stopped here for lunch. We sat outside, where it was lovely, in the shade but we could still enjoy the people walking by! The food was lovely, we all enjoyed our meals! They have a tapas of the day special which I would recommend if you are, as I was, new to tapas! The... More 

Thank Mommyto2boys
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2014

We have eaten at El Patio on three occasions and have thoroughly enjoyed it on every occasion. The service had always been friendly and welcoming with perfect English spoken. The restaurant is not in the main tourist area near the Gorge where the restaurants tend to be more expensive but is located on the north side of the town, a... More 

Thank RichardM1955
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2014

We have eaten at El Patio three times now and it has become our "go-to" restaurant in Ronda. The restaurant itself is an attractive building, complete with a patio andaluz. The staff are friendly and the food is good, typical Spanish fare without being pretentious. We often joke that it is our "private dining" restaurant as on each occasion we... More 

Thank RichardM1955
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76 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 314 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2013

Located just off the pedestrianised man street, El Patio is unpretentious, but full of atmosphere, a restaurant oriented towards the local Spanish clientele rather than to tourists, and all the better for it. The staff could not have been more friendly and though the food is nothing special it is more than adequate as regards both quantity and quality. When... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2012

Very good service, helpful nice waiter who recommended local Ronda-wine, which was exellent. Food was also very good, nice atmosphere.

1 Thank Mies184

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Pub
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera Espinel 100, 29400 Ronda, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Ronda
  • Phone Number: +34 952 87 10 15
Located on top of the popular street ball, our restaurant bar has a large bar, dining room and with a lively and charming Andalusian courtyard. Where you can taste our traditional Andalusian and Spanish gastronomy. Meat specialties of the mountains as the goat, lamb and suckling pig. Among other specialties such as oxtail or partridge.

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