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Pata Rusa

Calle Francisco Cano 35 B, 29640 Fuengirola, Spain
+34 693 23 50 50
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood paella” (42 reviews)
“prawns” (25 reviews)
“bravas” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Calle Francisco Cano 35 B, 29640 Fuengirola, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First visited Pata Rusa 7 years ago not long after they opened. The food was good and the hosts welcoming. Now, 7 years later, I still go and see them. Elena and Oscar have become good friends. Food now is excellent and the atmosphere warm...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Gina F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit this restaurant during 9 years now and it is absolutely the best! They always give us a warm welcome, we feel like at home, stuff is so friendly and helpful always with a big smile on their face! We found this place years...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Mary B
Reviewed 5 November 2018

This place is disgusting. We were the only people in there. There were no fish in the fish display unit so we did not order fish. We ordered steak which was full of sinews, old mushrooms and frozen chips. It took ages to arrive. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mrstBeijing
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Whenever I’m here I always call in for the best Paella in Spain. Such a lovely owners they’ve been here 8 years which is a testament to their quality.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Roblloyd149
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Not much good to say about this restaurant! Bad service, and even worst was the food. Dry and boring paella, tasted like reheated food. Service was so bad, slow and really not polite, you just wanted to leave as soon as you sat down. Will...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Morten J
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Very nice people and outstanding food! I was happy to have found this place on TripAdvisor, as you would easily miss this restaurant.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank AkselSchmidt1988
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Visited here in the evening, as had seen the fab reviews about the paella. Lovely restaurant and the paella was AMAZING! Highly recommend the homemade brownie dessert as well. Waitress was knowledgeable and the chef was very passionate about his cooking, which was fantastic and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank hannahg863
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Polite service but I have to agree with the reviews below, it was quite slow at times. Food came quite quickly but other than the amazing octopus, it wasn’t anything special. The red snapper was over cooked. The Spanish tuna was also over cooked. I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Drizzy
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Sangria blanca was very good. The seafood paella was properly filled, but to salt. Liquor 43 was not the real one.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gurken V
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We went here based on reviews of best paella in fuengirola. Personally, we found prices were quite steep for what you get - €25 for a paella between 2, we ordered the mixed paella and a smallish paella came - both of us were still...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank tash9shan
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Betty M
3 October 2018|
Response from Pata Rusa R | Property representative |
Yes, the restaurant open every day, in low season closed on Tuesdays
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3 August 2017|
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Response from Pata Rusa R | Property representative |
You have to go 2 streets down to the beach and turn right and walk 300 mt , 5 minutes walking from El Corte Ingles, calle Francisco Cano 35
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Response from afanasjevamiroslava | Reviewed this property |
They do vegetarian options, for example: gazpacho soup, spanish bravas chips, salads, vegetables paella, baravas with spicy and garlic sauce are homemade and really tasty! one of my favourites!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Francisco Cano 35 B, 29640 Fuengirola, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Fuengirola
  • Phone Number: +34 693 23 50 50
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Blogoversary our traditional Spanish cuisine and our dishes of meat, fish , seafood and rice
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