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Bar la Alegria del Barrio

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Mediterranean, Spanish, Bar, Pub
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Calle Chorruelo 16, 29788 Frigiliana, Spain
952534133
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Langholm, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great as always now being run by the next generation and still as good great food cheap and always busy miss at your peril not many of these bars left

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Thank jeromeserena
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48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Me, my wife and our friends have been coming to this place for many years for coffees, drinks, tapas or full meals. And it gets better and better. It boasts a very welcoming atmosphere and staff, and food that's improved from last year's high. It's small and cosy, but has half a dozen tables. For better or worse, the clientele... More 

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Thank Noel-on-tour
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76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Just visited for a glass of wine, to check the place out and we ended up staying for more wine and food too. We had the prawns with salad and the salmon, everything was excellent and the whole bill was just €25, great value!

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Thank Keith W
Langholm, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I know I rave on about this bar but still the best Best gambas pil pil in Spain and best steaks and very cheap What more do you want great food great craic and very cheap my favourite bar in the world miss it at your peril

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Thank jeromeserena
uk
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

As always, never disappointed at "Eduardo's" - excellent service, food in an authentic spanish bar. Don't miss this if you visit Frigiliana. C/Chorruelo.

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Heard a little noise and followed it, came across this most delightful place. Enjoyed selection of tapas, wine and beer. No pretence, what you see is what you get. Tuesday happened to be €1 for drinks, but come here whenever.

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Thank NorwichHarley
Lincolnshire
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

As regular visitors to Frigiliana we never miss going to see Eduardo and his family. Booking on a Friday is a must as its everything €5 day. We always share the prawns pil pil as a starter, it's great. The sole, rosada and pork are all favourites. A great little bar.

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Thank Suse49
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Its rustic and has a limited menu but thats fine. It's whats on there that counts.I had the gambas pil pil which was sizzling and full of flavour. My wife asked for the chicken and cheese salad but they were out of chicken so we asked if they could replace with Serrano ham and they were happy to oblige. She... More 

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Thank Its D
uk
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for authentic Spanish village experience go eat at Eduardo's - small, buzzy bar/restaurant no messing great food. In the old part of frigiliana.

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Langholm, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Still my favourite bar as it is with many Best steak by miles newly refurbished but still as charming New plates etc 5e meals on a Friday still very cheap I have gambas pil pil in nearly every establishment I visit and eduardos is by far the best This is not Gordon Ramsey's thank goodness but a typical Spanish bar... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Chorruelo 16, 29788 Frigiliana, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Frigiliana
  • Phone Number: 952534133

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