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Francisco Fontanilla Restaurante

Camino de la Fontanilla, 11140 Conil de la Frontera, Spain
+34 956 44 08 02
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (7 reviews)
“tuna” (12 reviews)
“clams” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Camino de la Fontanilla, 11140 Conil de la Frontera, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best fresh seafood - Loved their razor clams! Friendly service and convenient location on the beach.

Thank KFOK
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Waitering service was very good. We ordered clams, & fishballs for starters & seabream for mains. Everything was nice but nothing was spectacular as I expected from a restaurant of such a high reputation. This is my 4th visit in 5 years & definately disappointing....More

Thank Berenice B
Marise A, Propietario at Francisco Fontanilla Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Very nice place to eat Almadraba tuna in different shapes and textures. Nice staff and great desserts. View over the beach. Good quality/price ratio.

Thank Angela F
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We were told that this was an amazing restaurant. Well not really, possibly the best there is but certainly not amazing. Food middle standard service just ok. They have an amazing location. Just not the food

Thank Christine28may
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Scallops, oysters, tuna, etc ~ get your seafood fix while taking in the view of the Atlantic ocean. Gluten free options and pet friendly puts it among the top of my list of restaurants to return to!

Thank Cassie G
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent fresh seafood . Very good pulpo a la gallega . Very big variety of shellfish and fish . Reasonable prices

Thank matchguns
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We decided to go here at the advice of our landlords....great decision. We were given a plate of marinated beets, carrots and potatoes that were superb. We started with two starters of the raw tuna that were incredibly fresh and delicious. I had the bacalao...More

Thank SraCCA
Reviewed 28 October 2016

On the beautiful Bateles beach in Conil this lovely restaurant is situated. Fantastic food, great service, not expensive with views to die for, no more can be asked. Conil is tune fish CENTRAl, we had a tomato (local) salad with dried salted tuna (local) I...More

Thank casalellavelezmalaga
Reviewed 13 October 2016

After 20 odd years visiting this restaurant, beginning when it was a shack on the beach, we visited after a 5 year gap....what a change! To begin with we were rather worried as the decor and menu had changed so much, but the restaurant is...More

Thank quijano
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Four people , we all had different fish dishes , clams and salad to start , everything was excellent. Great views and location - watch the sun set as you eat . Definitely going back here.

Thank Tony R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$36 - US$60
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 23:45
13:00 - 23:45
13:00 - 23:45
13:00 - 23:45
13:00 - 23:45
13:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camino de la Fontanilla, 11140 Conil de la Frontera, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Costa de la Luz  >  Conil de la Frontera
  • Phone Number: +34 956 44 08 02
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Traditional restaurant with a modern touch. With a large menu of fish, brought in daily from the fish market of Conil. With great presence of wild red tuna from the almadraba, cooked in traditional or Japanese style dishes. Located on the beach of La Fontanilla, Conil at the south of Spain, it has stunning views.
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