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Lovely Square with beautiful architecture

Worth a visit during the day to admire the construction and history of the buildings. At night it... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Alanlaurie
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Nice little octagonal square

Nice selection of bars and restaurants, worth a stop for dinner or drinks, in the evening, opposite... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
macymo
,
England, United Kingdom
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Plaza Ochavada, Archidona, Spain
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Worth a visit during the day to admire the construction and history of the buildings. At night it is centre of the town with several restaurants to pass away the evening with lovely food and drink

Thank Alanlaurie
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Nice selection of bars and restaurants, worth a stop for dinner or drinks, in the evening, opposite the tourist info.

Thank macymo
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We were very lucky that the second time we visited there was a large celebration in one of the Restuarants in the Plaza of a Spanish baptism. It was a joy to watch the baby and generations of the families relaxing with no their tourists...More

Thank linskitours
Reviewed 6 September 2016

This is another little gem of a place that we have stumbled upon during our travels. The villagers are very friendly and welcoming. Unfortunately we were there on Monday and the plaza was deserted except for one solitary man. It is, however, a delightful plaza...More

Thank Yerma
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice buildings with some nice bars and restaurant. Also contains the tourist information office.

Thank atrekinthesun
Reviewed 27 June 2016

The place is nice in the daytime, but best after 10 pm, when all bars and restaurants are open and packed with people, mostly locals, form young to old. You can enjoy a real Spanish experience, without the touristic touch.

Thank Szmiki
Reviewed 13 April 2016

We dropped into Archidona while staying nearby at Cortijo, La Haza. It was a bit of a dull day but the unusual plaza was well worth a look

Thank AJG_Ipswich
Reviewed 18 February 2016

I first visited Archidona in 2015,since then I have bought a house and moved to the village/The Ochavada is considered to be probably the best in Andalucia.Lots of events held there throughout the year and the best bars and restaurants in the town are around...More

Thank tollycobbold
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Used for events, eating places around , bullfights set up in summer ., time we were there Christmas lights up, big lit up crowns !

Thank Vernon W
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Authentic square in the heart of Archidona, steeped in history. Beautiful buildings and a choice of three restaurants for a meal surrounded by memories of the olden days.

Thank Bard V
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