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Restaurante El Kiosko

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Embalse Conde de Guadalhorce | Entrada Norte Caminito del Rey, 29550 Ardales, Spain
+34 952 11 23 82
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Gibraltar
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60 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to this restaurant on three previous occassions but never at Easter. Suspecting that it would be rather busy I pre-booked a table for our family of eight, a week in advance. When we arrived for our lunch my worst fears were confirmed. The place was severely overwhelmed by the sheer volume of people visiting the area. Despite... More 

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Spain
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104 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

El Kiosko is the lower of the 2 restaurants at the start of the Caminito del Rey (the other being El Mirador at the top of the hill). This is also where the bus returns from El Chorro, when you have finished the walk. From here you can either take the shorter walk through the small tunnel halfway up the... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate here last week as part of a "Blanket Tour" coach experience from the Costs Del Sol. We enjoyed a set menu for €10....great meal - 3 courses- tomato soup starter, roast chicken main and creme caramel dessert. Very tasty , excellent value. And the view is lovely- perched above the Andalusian Lakes ( reservoirs) ....lovely blue/ green lakes... More 

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AD
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Busy restaurant as it is where everyone goes after the Efforts of walking Caminito del Rey.... nice but basic food, good friendly service.

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Warren, Canada
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352 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good place to stop after the walk or when kayaking. Service was great. Food was original and good. Try the chef suggestions.

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Breda, The Netherlands
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106 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely spot near the lake. Food is excellent and the quality very good. We had the chicken in garlic en I had the tropical salad and the paella. Quite a big portion for lunch but very tastefull. Price was also good. Al together including 3 fresh orange juices and a coffee con leche the price was € 27. Staff is... More 

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Thank Joan L
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We visited El Kiosko after our hike through El Caminito del Rey. Very nice and helpful staff. Food was ok. Nice view. Will come back! Bring your swimsuite and take a bath in the lake next to it.

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Thank Sven B
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

a good place to start your trip to caminto del rey the staff are all very friendly and very helpful with information about the walk and local things to do the food and service are always good.

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Visited following a trek around Caminito del Rey so coffee and water was welcome. Good coffee but warm water. Restaurant was busy so a short wait. As with many places in Europe, standing inside at the bar is a little less expensive and actually the service was faster. 4.2 euro for cafe solo, agua sin gas and cafe con leche.

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Wallasey, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

We ate at this place after our hike. Food was good, view lovely. We ate on the outside patio. We didn't realise until after we ate that there was this older Spanish man standing and staring at us from behind the upper glass enclosed area. In fact when I went to the toilet he moved to the stairs to stare,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 00:00
Monday
08:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 00:00
Thursday
08:30 - 00:00
Friday
08:30 - 00:00
Saturday
08:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Embalse Conde de Guadalhorce | Entrada Norte Caminito del Rey, 29550 Ardales, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Ardales
  • Phone Number: +34 952 11 23 82

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