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La Farola

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Avenida de Espana, 10, 29793, Torrox, Spain
+34 952 53 23 79
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12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 23:00
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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

This is a fantastic Resturant on the beach front, serving traditional Spanish food in a modern and very tasteful setting. Last week we stopped off for a coffee and snack (with our dog) and sat outside in the sun. Today, we returned for a full lunch with friends. The menu is not the biggest (but I prefer less choices, cooked... More 

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malaga
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

I agree with the revue from the 11 December the place itself, the staff, and service are brilliant, however what has happened in the kitchen, they need to return to the style of cooking they have done in the past

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Thank david e
Frigiliana, Spain
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Visited after spotting the restaurant one Saturday when it was packed. Food was well cooked, although for me, the portions were too large (I have a small appetite). The staff were helpful and friendly. We will definitely be back

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Thank SpanishSen0rita
Torrox, Spain
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Something has changed, this used to be absolutely the best in Torrox, but recently the food has deteriorated noticeably. It is still the same delightful place, great waiting staff etc. as I think most reviews say. The care and passion in dishes that we have had many times (we live here) has gone, and from being a tender, delicious delight... More 

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Thank lyric030250
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Simply put La Farola is the best in town! Great food and great service. Lovely atmosphere perfect for a family meal.....

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Thank TurnDownForWhat
Malaga, Spain
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Very popular with international community. Very efficient and friendly staff. Food is excellent and location is right on the promenade.

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Thank mariefgal
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

It's a long walk along the promenade but always worth while. The food here is quite exceptional, their onion soup, enhanced by an egg, huge crouton and cheese, is quite the best I have ever enjoyed (even in France). My wife's Avocado & Prawn salad was attractively presented, while our grilled entrocote steak and pork steak with hunter's sauce were... More 

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Thank Mike S
Glasgow
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Very very clean. Attentive friendly staff and amazing fresh food. Wine selection is also very good. It's great to sit by the beach and watch the world pass you by whilst eating deliciously fresh fish.

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Thank ParkieM
Camberley, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Beach restaurant right on the prom along torrid costs, excellent location. Brought here by family that have been here before. Bruchette (kebab) first class, Sea Bass excellent. All the food loves spot on and plentiful. Not too bad on price either, I paid 10 Euro for the kebab and it came with lovely chips and veg, very good value. Staff... More 

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Thank Mike C
Surrey, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This place is fantastic for food every time we come to spain I can say we eat here at least 4 times the food is always great the pork chop is the best in Torrox the menu has plenty to offer would definitely recommend this place

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida de Espana, 10, 29793, Torrox, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Torrox
  • Phone Number: +34 952 53 23 79

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?