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La Plaza

Plaza Merced No. 18, 29012 Malaga, Spain
+34 952 60 84 91
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“moroccan lamb” (23 reviews)
“tapas” (211 reviews)
“falafel” (10 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Plaza Merced No. 18, 29012 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are some well known cafes in Malaga that can be a pricey surprise while enjoying the sites. La Plaza is not one of them. My wife and I were looking for something less expensive, more tapas friendly. After shopping the menu, we tried La...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was recommended to us by a friend. For some unknown reason we had totally bypassed it on our previous visit a year ago, big mistake! Huge! When we eventually located it on our first night (and second and third) we could not believe...More

Thank Trish36
Reviewed 1 week ago

Make no mistake - this is a "tourist trap" restaurant ... on an active square with many restaurants crammed in together, next to an Irish pub and a Starbuck's, plastic flowers, plastic menus with photos where you order by number, and a suspiciously large range...More

Thank WhiteRabbit7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered qasadia and my friend got burger. The food were delicious however we weren't lucky with the waitress. She forgot to type in my order which led to get it late 25 minutes. In general. I recommend this restaurant. GREAT FOOD

Thank abdalla a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We eat at the La Plaza almost everyday..polite servers,very big delicious sharing plates, we order fish plates almost everyday(must try), yummy tapas,fun environment, they have good wines, and price is very reasonable ( wherever you eat every restaurants "food and drink" price almost the same...More

Thank ML B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent tapas Ate there 3 times in a week Highly recommended Friendly staff great atmosphere outside

Thank tj452017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely food good variety of tapas and delicious almond tart for desert I couldn’t resist Also good rosado

Thank alex p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent and very varied choice of meals from a really extensive selection of tapas to mains and pizzas, then some really good desserts. Everything we tried on our 2 visits was prepared and presented really well. Refreshing to find a tourist location that delivers really...More

Thank FussyBvggerBrit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was visiting Malaga and was venturing out and happened upon this gem of a place. I was immediately greeted by the staff and was offered a table with a great outside view. The Tapas here are just great. I highly recommend trying those. I...More

Thank JiltedTraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having had poor food at El Pimpi we were reluctant to go to another tourist trap but don't be put off by the unattractive multilingual menu and lurid photos. The tapas we had were tasty and well-presented, value for money given the location and the...More

Thank MountLondon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, View
Open Hours
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Merced No. 18, 29012 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 952 60 84 91
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