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The Mad Ass

Carril Siroco, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 668 56 33 58
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Great bar

Visited this bar on a few occasions and really enjoyed my time there. Great for watching football... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
kuga10
,
Ashington, United Kingdom
via mobile
Friendly staff

Stopping just up the hill this is a superbly located pub, friendly staff, sports on TV, lovely big... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
southad
,
Birmingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“great pub” (9 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
“function room” (5 reviews)
LOCATION
Carril Siroco, Benalmadena, Spain
CONTACT
+34 668 56 33 58
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"great pub"
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"steak"
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"function room"
in 5 reviews
"great breakfast"
in 5 reviews
"ate here"
in 7 reviews
"entertainment downstairs"
in 3 reviews
"irish pub"
in 5 reviews
"wedding celebration"
in 2 reviews
"small breakfast"
in 2 reviews
"downstairs area"
in 2 reviews
"hotel sirocco"
in 2 reviews
"great craic"
in 3 reviews
"brilliant food"
in 2 reviews
"drink deals"
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"cheap cocktails"
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"pint of guinness"
in 3 reviews
"staff are great"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited this bar on a few occasions and really enjoyed my time there. Great for watching football. Staff were very friendly and the irish lady serving the food worked her socks off throughout the night serving her customers. What a grafter. Would recommend visiting this...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopping just up the hill this is a superbly located pub, friendly staff, sports on TV, lovely big Sunday lunch and great breakfast. Can’t say much more.

1  Thank southad
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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

I really wanted to like this place. So much so I gave it three visits/chances. But sadly on each occasion the female staff member on duty made it a very unhappy situation for all involved. I realise that working with the public can be challenging...More

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madassBenalmadena, Owner at The Mad Ass, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Tommy am very sorry you feel this way as we our a very friendly bar and for it to happen twice all I can do is to apologise I will pass this message on to the manger 😖thank you Sylvia .

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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We visited here after going almost every night in November and I have to say it was a disappointing experience this time. The menus were dropping to bits (it doesn’t take much to renew menus) - the service was slow and the food was just...More

2  Thank anthuk81
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

We have just come back from our holiday, This is a great pub for food. Food and drink very reasonably priced. Was able to watch all sport games and horse racing. Sylvia and Gerry are good for the craic and all staff very efficient and...More

1  Thank mulqueeng
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

On a five day holiday i found this bar just around the corner from my hotel an I spent some part of every day in it beer and food were cheap and the food was excellent staff were great but the pub can fill very...More

Thank Colin W
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a quick drink so went immediately to the bar. Place was not busy. An older barmaid who identified herself as the owner was having a price dispute with a customer. There was a younger barmaid who was fixing a drink so I...More

1  Thank ketch1973
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Spent the last two weeks dining here, excellent food, brillliant service, and prices are so reasonable. Highly recommended, we will be back again and again. Kate & Clive

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madassBenalmadena, Manager at The Mad Ass, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2018

Thank you so much for the lovely words hopefully see you soon .

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Popped in after a good experience a few months ago. Service was appalling. Older woman with dark hair seemed to really struggle with half of a terrace. We were sat down for 10 minutes before being noticed and was told 'I'll be with you in...More

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madassBenalmadena, Manager at The Mad Ass, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2018

So sorry you didn’t have a good experience come back to see you with a meal on the house.

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Visited this place with 22 hens food was amazing sunday roast to die for. The staff and owners made you feel very welcome would deffo recomend and will be going back.

Thank Lisa D
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