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El Casino

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Calle Real 95, Frigiliana, Spain
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The sea bass was flaky and wonderful, served with couscous, vegetable and baked potato. The hot bread was just out of the oven. The goat cheese starter was served with a wonderful balsamic reduction and was fantastic. My husband had the Gambos Salad (shrimp) and loved it. They were able to convert a wonderful wok dish to meet the needs... More 

Thank joypaslov
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

The food was very well seasoned which is not common in Spain (it can be bland and not taste very much). I took the clams with some fries on the side. Well cooked clams with taste of garlic and wine. Tasted some of the others food as well. Really good sauce and we'll balanced meals. Be hungry when you get... More 

Thank Tomas R
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Ate here early November after a lovely meal in July this year. Once again the food and service was first class. Food and wine very good and our waiter provided fantastic service, will definitely be returning.

Thank kp201
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely views and a lovely little restaurant. We had brilliant service . The seafood was delicious and fresh. The wine was also light and refreshing. The only criticism is because of the food you are swarmed by tiny flies which is very annoying when you haven't finished your delicious meal so maybe some citronella candles would be useful. Other than... More 

Thank DAH91990
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We dined on the rooftop terrace, overlooking the Old Town and valley below - lovely light warm breeze on a very warm October night. Service was brisk and very friendly and the food was a delicious, simple, yet very tasty. I had Pork fillet in a Marsala type sauce, Herself had Prawns & Scallops, both served with a Baked Potato... More 

Thank Robert D
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62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

The views are great, and we had a great table after booking it the day before. We found the menu a bit limited and the service, although friendly, was slow and the waiter seemed disinterested, You won't be disappointed, however there are better places in Frigiliana.

2 Thank pmarshal
Ulverston, United Kingdom
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154 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Great views over the village and surrounding countryside from the rooftop terrace Quite a broad selection on the menu with excellent tasty salads Friendly service to boot

Thank Mark C
South Denmark, Denmark
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The food was at. best ordinary - and not at all as expected after reading trip advisor reviews. We have been here 4 days and all meals have been better than this, despite the fact that these restaurants were ranked lower. We recommend El mirador and Garden restaurant.

1 Thank piaank
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Fantastic views out to sea, quite difficult to get to if you are not good going up hills but worth it if you can. Food and drink reasonably priced.

Thank mikea2101
Colne, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We were recommended this by a chap who rented us the villa. I had a really nice piece of bass and my wife had chicken breast. Both nicely cooked and nicely presented. Service was polite and attentive. But the view is amazing.

Thank CPE1961

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Real 95, Frigiliana, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Frigiliana
  • Phone Number: +34(0)952533023

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?