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La Marmita

Paseo Maritimo Parque Dona Sofia | Bloque 2, Local 3, 29640 Fuengirola, Spain
+34 951 90 30 58
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Overview
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“dessert tapas” (31 reviews)
“pork belly” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Paseo Maritimo Parque Dona Sofia | Bloque 2, Local 3, 29640 Fuengirola, Spain
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1 - 10 of 459 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Ive been here too many times to remember, the food is always different and is always fantastic, the owners Nick and Simon are good fun, I cannot recommend it highly enough. Make sure you book well in advance!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Borris_Morris
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visually beautiful, doesn't always hit it in the culinary way but overall a very nice experience. They take the time to find out what you want and what fits your group which is nice. Between 3 people we had 8 tapas but 3 were repeats...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SueBordeaux
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a group of 6, including a vegetarian and a vegan, we ate here last night. We all choose the tapas boards. When they came out we quickly realised we were having more than just a meal. The food was divine and so imaginative that...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jcevans1980
Reviewed 10 November 2018

As others have said a twist on the usual tapas, we decided to go for the 5 tapas and desserts after being asked if there was anything we disliked each dish was explained to us when brought to the table. Friendly service from a ex...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ianlivi
Reviewed 30 October 2018

We did expect much more from La Marmita based on the reviews. The "twisted tapas" presented themselves nicely, and the idea was basically fine. We think that La Marmita must pay more attention to both taste, texture and temperature. It was at bit disappointing, that...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Maps95048
tribbster, Owner at La Marmita, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Dear reviewer On any day there are between 25 and 35 different tapas available, this is due to returning customers, and people who have different preferences for example . . if 2 vegetarians came to the restaurant, they would need 6 vegetarian tapas, I couldn't...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Visited with a friend. Very cosy venue with friendly service. Nick , in particular, is very helpful and explains the dishes well. We ordered one rib eye with Pak Choi which was beautifully cooked and a chorizo spaghetti which was very nice but could have...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sorrento12
Reviewed 28 October 2018

My wife Christine and i decided to go to La Marmita after reading reviews on TA. We werent disappointed.Jovial host Nick greeted us and showed us to a table. Nick asked us what we liked and disliked offering us advice on what he thought we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kevan r
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Been a while since my last visit to the area but one of my first ports of call is always La Marmita. Thank goodness for consistent quality! LOVE this place!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank fordwater
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We ordered the pre set tapas variations, both savoury and sweet. They looked great but taste did not match. The mushroom risotto was the best. It is also funny how the owner totally lacks humility and tells you upfront that his food is the best...More

Date of visit: November 2017
2  Thank AngelOfSweden
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We went for a birthday dinner and wanted some special tapas and we found the place we looked for at La Marmita. A warm welcome followed by an explanation of the menu. 5 tapas accompanied by an excellent red wine followed by 3 dessert tapas...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank knutk31
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Kevin G
21 August 2018|
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Response from ronniec722 | Reviewed this property |
Couldn't really answer as I was only a customer, may be wiser to contact the restaurant for this information.
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Sarah P
7 July 2017|
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Response from Paul C | Reviewed this property |
i dont think they have online menus as they change so frequently to add to the surprise
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Bob F
26 April 2017|
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Response from tribbster | Property representative |
Hi Bob,Whilst the Restaurant is not oriented for Children, ie there are no high chairs, burgers or nuggets, it does offer fresh options for kids, as in fresh Chicken Breast with fresh veggies or Fresh fish such as Cod and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$86
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Maritimo Parque Dona Sofia | Bloque 2, Local 3, 29640 Fuengirola, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Fuengirola
  • Phone Number: +34 951 90 30 58
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Description
Beautiful contemporary tapas, market fresh fish and seafood, served in relaxed surroundings overlooking the Mediterranean Sea 5 Tapas - 29 Euros, 3 Tapas - 17 Euros
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