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El Ancla Restaurante

Arrabal La Avenida s/n. | Urbanizacion Linda Vista Playa, 29670 San Pedro de Alcantara, Spain
+34 952 78 74 96
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Arrabal La Avenida s/n. | Urbanizacion Linda Vista Playa, 29670 San Pedro de Alcantara, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful pool, also the small one for children. Very nice and kind service, prices are very reasonable for beach club. Restaurant is really crowdly so it is neccessary to booked before, also sunbeds. Towels are included. Definetely will come again!

Thank Sanja D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Dined here recently as a group of 13 on a busy Sunday lunchtime. The setting is outstanding and the food and service we received were excellent. After lunch we moved to the pool area and had evening drinks at the bar and again the service...More

Thank aim894
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with a large group on Sunday 13th of August. The group included kids. The place is stunning the setting is beautiful but the staff are rude and arrogant. The staff on the door were rude and unfriendly. This is a very expensive place I...More

Thank Wedgetraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

This bar and restaurant has a real Ibiza vibe with it's white decor, lounging beds with flowing drapes and roof top bar with views of the Med. It is a perfect setting for drinks - either romantic 'a deux' or with family. The restaurant is...More

1  Thank ChrissieWLondon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the place, its decor, atmosphere and the sea around. The food was good but not spectacular as everyone is praising it to be. It was very good but that is it. Fresh and nicely served. the staff is very attentive and quick. Slightly on...More

1  Thank GosiaM555
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good atmosphere and nice site. All clear! No cheap restaurant bat various menu! Very delicious open dishes...but very poor "paella de marisco" Where are the fish?? Only tomato flavor!!! Good dessert! I don't back I want try another site!!⛱️⛱️⛱️

Thank max w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its always packed, its better to make a reservation so you don't have to wait. Renovated recently you can spend a day in the swimming pool and eat there or go to the beach. The food is amaaaazing. The service is excelent. We had a...More

Thank Mariadebuenosires
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going to El Ancla for over 12 years after La Siesta (Ocean Club ) closed. This year the staff have been rude , disrespectful and do not seem to want family or kids. It use to be a lovely warm friendly place...More

Thank PAUL M
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Went for dinner last night. The staff were unfriendly and we were left for an hour after our main course without offer of a desert or coffee. Some of the fish dishes are ridiculously priced. You would expect to pay a modest premium for the...More

1  Thank simon n
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This place is situated right on the sea and its beautiful in the evening. Specialises in seafood and fish and it top quality. They have a pool in the beach club so you can go for all day , have lunch or dinner. There are...More

1  Thank Phil Y
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Tracy K
21 July 2017|
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Response from deborah c | Reviewed this property |
I think so they charge quite a lot I only go for dinner
Michelle G
13 July 2017|
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Response from deborah c | Reviewed this property |
Hi It is quite expensive 120 Euros for2 with wine not sure beach or pool prices
1 July 2016|
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Response from psweet1952 | Reviewed this property |
We were there last week children were definitely welcome at both pool and restaurant. They are very busy now you may well need to book both pool and restaurant, though they do very good food at the poolside
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
13:30 - 23:30
13:30 - 23:30
13:30 - 23:30
13:30 - 23:30
13:30 - 23:30
13:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arrabal La Avenida s/n. | Urbanizacion Linda Vista Playa, 29670 San Pedro de Alcantara, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  San Pedro de Alcantara
  • Phone Number: +34 952 78 74 96
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Ubicado en un lugar privilegiado a orillas del Mar Mediterraneo, en San Pedro de Alcantara, a pocos kilometros de Marbella, descubra Restaurante El Ancla. Un paraiso donde vivir momentos inolvidables y degustar todo el sabor del mar.
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