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The Forge Restaurant

urbanizacion Montes de Casares Km 9.8, 29690 Casares, Spain
+34 952 89 51 20
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“wild boar” (24 reviews)
“kleftiko” (8 reviews)
“curry” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
urbanizacion Montes de Casares Km 9.8, 29690 Casares, Spain
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1 - 10 of 227 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely gorgeous restaurant, food and lovely staff. Can’t wait to return and only been away an hour!

Thank Alastair B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Warm friendly welcome ...toasty fire .. beautiful setting .. This is a fabulous restaurant and my absolute favourite..Food wonderful as always

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I went there for the first time middle of February 18 greeted fantasticly by Athena who I Remember her from dominion beech (proberbly spealt her name wrong )I had the rib of of wild boar it was outstanding and the service was the best i...More

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Loved it here! Food is fresh, home made and you cannot fault it! There is a lovely feel to this restaurant and the staff are really welcoming! A beautiful drive to this restaurant and in a beautiful location! I would recommend booking! Can’t wait to...More

Thank BJA1989
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

What a lovely experience from start to finish. Friendly, warm greeting. Pre lunch drinks on the terrace, in the sun with some nibbles. Lovely background music inside creating a fabulous atmosphere. Service friendly and professional. Devil's on horseback.....no better way to describe than yummy and...More

Thank Sheila N
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is an absolute gem in all respects. Superb people who know their stuff, the welcome is warm, the service is appropriately friendly atmosphere, very varied menu and never a disappointment just a place to relax and savour. Cannot wait until our next visit....More

Thank Lyn M
Reviewed 6 January 2018

We had been told about the Forge and thought we had to see if the reviews were true Pleased to say they were far better than expected Fantastic choice of food Fantastic quality of food Fantastic service Fantastic price To sum up Fantastic

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 1 January 2018

A great reception by friendly staff and owners. Excellent varied menu. Ate twice over the festive period, a total of 6meals for 3 of us, leaving 3 fully satisfied people.

Thank Roland B
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

The Forge really is the best. We all had a great lunch, the food super, great wine and perfect service. I'm already looking forward to my next visit

Thank Karen T
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Just back from another trip to Casares, my second home. the Restaurant El Forjador continues to live up to it's exacting standards and is undoubtedly the best restaurant in the area. Yes, as some may have surmised, the owners are friends but this does not...More

Thank Graham D
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Maria C
4 August 2017|
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Response from Count_colin | Reviewed this property |
It would be a good idea to book as the restaurant does get busy in the summer. However there are often times with spare tables so do give it a try. Enjoy
Maria C
4 August 2017|
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Response from dennisd775 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, most definitely. It's always full on a Sunday
29 May 2017|
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Response from Feli1403 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, only thing it is a very small place so for too young ones might be not so comfortable
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: urbanizacion Montes de Casares Km 9.8, 29690 Casares, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Casares
  • Phone Number: +34 952 89 51 20
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