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Restaurante Los Sardinales

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Ctra.Nal.340 Km.188 | Urb.Alicate-Playa, 29604, Marbella, Spain
+34 952 83 70 12
13:00 - 23:00
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been visiting Sardinales for over 15 years and it's an ok place. Situated on the beach the restaurant serves good sea food well cooked. We had a grilled fish selection and a grilled seafood platter and both were good.

Thank David C
Pedro G, Director Comercial at Restaurante Los Sardinales, responded to this review

Thank you Mister David for send us this review. We always want all customers leave our restaurant with positives vibes like you. Anyway, please give us all suggestions you think convenient in the next time you visit us in search to improve our service, we want next time you will think we deserve us 4/5 stars. Best Regards. More 

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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Have not been for sometimes,great improved kitchen, relaxed venue by the see for great fish. Staff very friendly and attentive.

Thank maria p
Pedro G, Director Comercial at Restaurante Los Sardinales, responded to this review

I'm very grateful for give us a review and i'm sure my staff thinks the same. They're really good! I hope to see you more times. Regards. More 

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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Following our friend's recommendation we walked for 3 km on the beach to reach this place. From the start, we felt like the staff wasn't interested in showing us a good time. When we asked if we could move to a window spot (while our table was still clean) they (we believe it was the manager) sighed... Paella was tasty... More 

Thank Msvdl
Pedro G, Director Comercial at Restaurante Los Sardinales, responded to this review

I want to be grateful with you for take a time to let us a review. Firstly, I'm very sorry, i understand you, maybe that day wasnt our best day. We want to be perfect, believe me, but i'm worried about i think that's impossible. If you try to give us another chance, i'm totally sure you will have a... More 

London, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We are regulars at another beach restaurant close by which was closed over part of the New Year Holiday. We had visited this restaurant before but not for some years. Since we were last there it has been considerably smartened up. The views of the sea and mountains are very attractive across the small river bed. The service was good.... More 

Thank David P
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Not fine dining but nice restaurant where we sat, ate and watched the sun go down. Whitebait was delicious as was Los Sardinales salad.

Thank Sooze W
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49 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

If you're looking for super fresh seafood like calamares, chipirones,gambas à la planche, almejas ( small clams) then you should check this out. This typical no nonsense restaurant is frequented by locals for decades and it's still as good & vibrant as before. Did I mention the price...this is the best part. Great for families as your kids can play... More 

1 Thank Fijnproevertje
Marbella, España
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a great location, parking, service, quality, price and top food, this is the place! They have the best and fresh selection of Mediterranean food and you won't be rip off! I love this place and I try to come in ever opportunity.

Thank beautifulmarbella
Villanueva de la Torre
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Nice restaurant in the "Alicate" beach. In general the crew it is correct, but meny of them think that they are serving in a 3 Michelin star restaurant: far away from reality. The food is good for a restaurant at the beach. It looks that any time in the past was a better time.

Thank Carlos Z
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 October 2016

On the beach is the only complimentary remark I can make about this awful "restaurant" We were a party of 8. Half ordered pill pill to start. Expensive tasteless greasy unattractive prawns. Most left them. 4 of us ordered Gazpacho! Even the Colour was wrong. Totally tasteless water. We all had fish as a main course. Six had to return... More 

1 Thank zalyia
Salvador V, Director Comercial at Restaurante Los Sardinales, responded to this review
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Buenas tardes. señores/as; Lamentamos profundamente las incidencias expresadas, les agradeceríamos nos indicaran fecha y hora de su visita , para... More 

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248 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Not only excellent, and really fresh, fish but good value as well; we went with friends - who are regulars - last night. My grilled monkfish was lovely and a really good sized portion, whilst the others had grilled sole, not the normal mini sized ones that you usually get in Spain, but a properly sized sole, all the fish... More 

Thank lordofthepieslondon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$60
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ctra.Nal.340 Km.188 | Urb.Alicate-Playa, 29604, Marbella, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Marbella
  • Phone Number: +34 952 83 70 12
In the first line of beach, monitored parking, exterior terrace with impressive conference, interior lounge, Mediterranean food, fishes of the bay, paellas, good wines... An excellent combination. Opened all the year round. Kitchen opened from 13:00 up to 23:00.

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