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Bar El Cerro

Carretera Frigiliana Km. 2, 29788 Frigiliana, Spain
+34 952 53 40 54
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Mediterranean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Carretera Frigiliana Km. 2, 29788 Frigiliana, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were staying in a villa opposite this restaurant so this was an easy trip across the road for us, we visited a number of times during our stay and thoroughly enjoyed the experience on each occasion. The first thing you notice is the view....More

Thank rayj973
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I laughed when we saw the review about the miserable woman here.... We've been coming here for a few years and she can be really grumpy but it's almost part of the charm?! I have to say we went last week for...More

Thank sunshine78Kent
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This is a truly rustic Spanish place,down a track on the Frigliana/Competa road.Part of the charm(?) is the owner who can be a bit tetchy although if you speak Spanish all is forgiven..It can get busy in the summer months and the food may take...More

1  Thank 30Verdemar
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Having visited this restaurant every year since 2014 it seems to get better every time we visit. The waitress is not the awful person portrayed in reviews. However, she does quite rightly get upset when people simply stop to stand on the restaurant floor and...More

1  Thank David T
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We always look forward to a visit to El Cerro.......the only problem is too much choice! Beans and ham, morcilla, chicken in garlic, patatas pobre, ribs are a few of our favourites so we make sure we go in a group in order that we...More

Thank joanandmatt
Reviewed 30 September 2016

I could not believe the bad reviews. El Cerro is a rustic Spanish bar set in a beautiful location. The food is Spanish! not fine dining. Best to go with a group so that you can all share lots of tasty plates. The views are...More

Thank wendyhuddle
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We popped in for a drink on the way to our villa for a quick drink from the airport. What a way to start our holiday! We were greeted by the most miserable woman I have ever met in my life. It appeared she thought...More

1  Thank Bradley C
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Dont miss out on the fried aubergines as they are delicious. Nice basic setting with perfect food, drinks and service. Just outside Frigiliana, following the signs. You will not be disappointed

Thank marc v
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We visited twice and both times were very pleased with the food and friendly service. There is a selection of meat and fish dishes. The homemade flan was delicious . We has seen some negative reviews about the attitude of staff but this was not...More

Thank Angela T
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Had a couple of drinks here in previous years on the way back from a walk to Acebeuchal so tried it on a cooler Sunday. Please don't be put off by the gruff reception which does get warmer if you try to speak Spanish and...More

Thank Stephen F
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Hello, I know this Bar.I like it also.I will go soon to andalucia,so I want to know have they a closing day at the moment? thanks,Ine
15 March 2015|
Response from Tellenlikeitis | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday closed.
Est ce que le restaurant et la piscine sont ouverts au mois d'avril ?
19 April 2017|
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Frigiliana Km. 2, 29788 Frigiliana, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Frigiliana
  • Phone Number: +34 952 53 40 54
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