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Restaurante El Escribano

Plaza Escribanos 11, 29200, Antequera, Spain
+34 952 70 65 33
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (16 reviews)
“fried fish” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Plaza Escribanos 11, 29200, Antequera, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant must be the best placed eatery in Antequera the view are stunning. The service is very good and the food was excellent not the cheapest but in our opinion worth every euro.

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the restaurant is in front of the Santa Maria la Mayor Collegiate Church with the view of the city. It was realy hot and we have ordered a bear - it was great choice because it was very very cold with ice inside :-) -...More

Thank Monika T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were only going to have a drink before eating elsewhere, but there was a blues festival last night, so we stayed for a lovely evening. We only shared a seafood 'paella', which was generously portioned and beautifully seasoned - we had to order it...More

1  Thank Pondlife1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner at El Escribano. We ordered two local specialties of the region (soup and a salad) and both were enjoyable. The service was great as our server was friendly. Best of all was the setting! The outdoor tables are in a...More

1  Thank nykrista
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This excellent cafe/restaurant is situated in the Plaza de Santa Maria square right next to The Real Colegiata de Santa María la Mayor. It is also close to the entrance to the Alcazaba fortress too which is well worth a visit as apart from its...More

Thank malbraman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here on our trip to the Alcabaza. Service was very friendly and the food delicious would thoroughly recommend the pork cheeks and the cod. Very reasonable €28 for 5 good size tapas portions 3 waters and 2 coffees. Wish we had time...More

Thank Squishysmum
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Lovely atmosphere, tasty dishes and nice views along with the absence of traffic make this my favourite eating place in Antequera. Prices are reasonable and service is good. A real find!

1  Thank happyholidays8
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

The location is very beautiful and service was very kind. The foods we got all loved them. We had stakes and fish. I can highly recommend this.

1  Thank Tom N
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Just outside one of the main sites of Antequera, the Alcazaba, is this restaurant. It has a wonderful terrace and views but in the heat of the day we preferred the air conditioned inside. Food was Andalusian fare, no particularly known for its sophistication but...More

2  Thank martinezcm
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Had an evening meal here one night during a weeks stay in Antequera with my wife and 2 friends. I had already noted the favourable comments on trip advisor before leaving home and asked our local guide for his opinion. His comment was that the...More

1  Thank goggs176
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$69
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Escribanos 11, 29200, Antequera, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Antequera
  • Phone Number: +34 952 70 65 33
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