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If u are in the benamaldena area get urself to this wee bar, Paul and Angie are the best, drink is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Celtic Bar

First visit to the John Lemon to watch the Celtic AEK Athens game. Great atmosphere and friendly... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Dougie M
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We love football, especially Celtic. Free wifi, Magners on draught, Cava by the glass or the bottle! And an amazing range of shots!
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Avenida Bonanza No. 44 | Planta Baja Local No. 5, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 678 32 86 10
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All reviews celtic bar great hosts great wee lovely couple celtic fan great bar feel welcome warm welcome games live wee pub watching the football will defo be back nothing is too much trouble friendliest bar friendly atmosphere pay a visit cheap drinks
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If u are in the benamaldena area get urself to this wee bar, Paul and Angie are the best, drink is great, company is great, banter is the best and best of all its a celtic bar, shows all games,had a great night there last...More

Thank lozza7567
angmac9, Public Relations Manager at John Lemon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much Laura! Glad you had a great time, sorry about your sore head,but that’s not all our fault 😂. Hope to see you all soon

Reviewed 17 August 2018

First visit to the John Lemon to watch the Celtic AEK Athens game. Great atmosphere and friendly staff. Will be back again in October, hoping for a better result. Recommend to any fan wanting to the watch the game.

Thank Dougie M
angmac9, Public Relations Manager at John Lemon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, thank you for the great review. We’re glad you had a good time despite the result! Unfortunately we have no control over the scores! Looking forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 18 July 2018

Visited this wee pub a few times now and thought it was about time to share the great experience. As stated in numerous reviews the hosts, Angie and Paul, the boss named first, provide a very pleasant and friendly way to spend your time on...More

Thank GerGlasgow57
Reviewed 10 July 2018

As usual, we were given a warm and friendly welcome from Paul and Angie. Deliberately went on a night when there was no football showing so that we could enjoy their company and recommendations for places to go in the area. We wouldn’t go to...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Have been to benalmadena twice now and have visited this bar on numerous occasions. It’s a real Celtic bar run by real Celtic people. A great place to watch the celts or just go for a drink. Paul and Angie are both lovely people and...More

Thank donald m
Reviewed 25 May 2018

If you’re looking for the Celtic family experience in the heart of Benalmadina, look no further than the John Lemon Bar on Avenida Bonanza. Glasgow couple Paul and Angie are fantastic hosts and nothing is too much trouble for them. Whilst Paul is barman extraordinaire,...More

Thank Jo7nelson
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic time in John Lemon bar during my stag weekend. Great hospitality from Paul & Angie and the small matter of 7 in a row. Delighted to see the fundraising being done for the fabulous Kano Foundation as well, keeping football free for...More

Thank Liam P
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Watched the game here when we pumped the huns 4-0 in the semi. Place was bouncing. Cracking wee boozer for watching the champions. Ended up doing the huddle out in the street. Defo go back to watch a game when I'm in benalmadena again.

Thank Gerry B
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Love this bar, always made to feel welcome, Great for watching the games in. recomend a visit if you are in the ares

Thank StephenBurt
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

What can I say about this bar.. well It's an absolutely outstanding little bar. Paul and Angela were the friendliest people. Hospitality was 2nd to none. My brother recommended it and true to his word, it was everything and more than we expected. Table service...More

Thank babs39Scotland
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20 September 2018|
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Response from angmac9 | Property representative |
We’ll look forward to it. If you need anything in the meantime just ask.
Josh C
20 May 2018|
Response from angmac9 | Property representative |
While we will of course be showing it, as you’re a Liverpool fan, it’s only fair to send you to the Liverpool pub. It’s called The Junction and it’s about 100 yards down from us.
10 February 2017|
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Response from angmac9 | Property representative |
Hi Paul, of course we are showing this. We show all Celtic games. Our address is 44 Avenida Bonanza, we are next door to Pizzas Paco and approx 150 yards up from CJs. If you need directions or anything else just let us know... More