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Avalon

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Lugar urbanizacion Punta Lara 22 | Hostal Avalon, 29780 Nerja, Spain
+34 952 52 06 98
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09:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A quiet Valentines Day dinner for my wife and I. We are presently wintering in Spain, and Avalon was recommended by friends. I phoned last week to reserve a table. Member of staff ( Spanish, male ) spoke perfect English and reservation made. Glad we did. Arrived this evening. Every table was booked. Warmly greeted, and given complimentary glass of... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there own a sunday evening. Very quiet and with two others we were the only guests. The waiter welcomed us and gave us a nice glass of wine. Excellent menu cart to choose from and great quality of food accompanied by a good glass of wine! Absolutely worth the visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's been four months since I last visited and and business mist be good as the restaurant has been extended, as has the terrace and it's looking fantastic. The food, of course, is the main act and is ever better - the tuna tataki was melt in the mouth delicious and a lamb shank dish gorgeously rich and perfectly cooked.... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Really good food. Soup and Grilled prawns were our starters, with Steak and Lamb as mains. Good wine also, but little in the way of atmosphere and a waiter who thought he was very important!

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Been to a lot of place in Nerja but this was the best. Little bit out of the town but with a taxi easy to get there. All fitted from start to finish and will come here again for sure everytime we are around!

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

My partner, mother and me enjoyed a professionally delivered and delicious New Year's Eve dinner - thank you to you all for such a wonderful way to welcome 2017.

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Horsham, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We always eat at the Avalon when we stay at our timeshare in Nerja and it is undoubtedly the best on the Costa del Sol. Superb food, great service and fantastic views, particularly at sunset. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Another excellent meal professionally prepared by Kevin whereby he may just have surpassed himself this time. 7 courses, each one, tempting the tastebuds to savour every mouthful as so many flavours complemented each other. Thanks Alix and Kevin for giving us a Christmas dinner to remember. You've now set the goal even higher. Chris and Sue

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Recommended by a friend for its spectacular views and good. Certainly wasn't disappointed. It's about 1km from the town centre, €8 euros in a taxi. Not the cheapest of meals but perfectly cooked, quality food. We had the pork special dish cooked in red wine and the lamb dish. The home cooked chips as a side order are amazing. Lovely... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

We were a group of over fifteen couples who had sole use of the restaurant for the evening. We started off by having cocktails and canapés on the terrace, from which there is a fabulous view to the east over Nerja. Dinner, pre-ordered from a limited menu ( I had roasted prawns, followed by shank of lamb and then "Everything... More 

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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
Average prices
US$11 - US$53
Cuisine
International, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lugar urbanizacion Punta Lara 22 | Hostal Avalon, 29780 Nerja, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Nerja
  • Phone Number: +34 952 52 06 98
Description
The Spanish and English chefs at El Avalon pride themselves in providing modern European food that is influenced by their extensive travels in North Africa and South East Asia. Service at El Avalon is professional and relaxed. We have a fantastic terrace with stunning views, and a cosy restaurant with an open fireplace for Wintertime.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?