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Mo Gastrotapas Wins Nerja Ruta de la Tapa 2015

Latest News Monday 22nd of June 2015

The upmarket tapas bar, Mo Gastrotapas (near to the Villa Flamenca Hotel) has won this year’s Ruta de la Tapa (Tapas Trail) as voted for by the people who took part. Brasería Paco Mari (on Calle Cristo in the old town) came second and Tahona Holandesa third.

Finally Viejo Sótano (on Los Huertos) and Marissal (on the Balcon de Europa) made up the last of the top five out of the seventeen tapas bars taking part in the event which lasted the whole of May. For the promotion, each bar served a speciality tapa which customers could give a rating from one to five stars.

The winning establishments made a big effort to serve something special, whilst the ones at the bottom of the results served bizarre concoctions, such as cod in peanut sauce. In the opinion of MyNerja.com Mo Gastrotapas was a very deserving winner, as were the two runners up, and all three are worth making the effort to find. More pictures of the tapas are on our facebook page.

The winner of the prize draw of dinner for four was Margret Pteschukat.

Mar Bella, on Plaza Cavana, had the most visitors, with 122 votes cast.


Nerja Wakes Up To A New Mayor(ess)

News Sunday 14th of June 2015

Nerja Wakes Up To A New Mayor(ess)
After 20 years at the top of Nerja’s political greasy pole, the incumbent Mayor, Jose Alberto Armijo, has finally come sliding back down after failing to get enough support at last night’s council meeting to elect a new mayor. In his place the 45 year old socialist PSOE candidate Rosa...Read More »

Nerja To Star In Dutch Film Production

News Sunday 7th of June 2015

Nerja To Star In Dutch Film Production
Holland is to be the latest in a long line of countries that have come to Nerja to film, when a Dutch production company visits the town this week. A team from NL Film & TV BV will be filming around the Balcon de Europa and Calahonda beach from the 13th of June, as well as in nearby streets....Read More »

Calahonda (Papagayo’s) Beach Nerja Proposals

Wednesday 27th of May 2015
Nerja council have published an artist’s impression of their proposed redevelopment of Calahonda beach, next to the Balcon de Europa. Back in March the very popular beach restaurant, Papagayos,...Read More »

Partido Popular Wins Nerja Local Election 2015

Monday 25th of May 2015
The ruling Partido Popular came out ahead in this weekend’s local election, but have lost the absolute majority they won in 2011, by only getting 10 rather than 12 seats on the council. The...Read More »

San Isidro Festival Nerja 2018

Monday 11th of May 2015
On the 15th May every year the festival of San Isidro takes place in Nerja. This is probably the most popular day of the year for most Nerjeños, when the whole town seems to decamp to the park...Read More »

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Nerja “Feria Sabor A Málaga” Food Fair 2015

Thursday 7th of May 2015
This weekend Nerja’s Plaza de España (behind the Balcon de Europa) will be hosting the “Feria Sabor A Málaga” food fair. The festival will feature a total of 48 different food producers from around the region, who will have on...

Nerja Ruta De La Tapa 2015

Thursday 30th of April 2015
Nerja’s second “Ruta de La Tapa” (Tapas Trail) starts on Friday the 1st of May 2015 and lasts the whole month. This year there are a total of 17 different tapas bars taking part across the town, from Torrecilla over to Burriana,...

Nerja To Get New Bollards

Sunday 26th of April 2015
Nerja council have finally come up with the solution to the problems that visiting motorists face when following their sat navs to the Balcon de Europa. No longer will hapless tourists drive down ever narrowing pedestrianised streets, past tables of...

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  • Nerja’s Fuente de Europa Fountain On The Move

    Sunday 19th of April 2015
    Works are underway on the promenade at Torrecilla beach in Nerja, just below Bamboo restuarant, where Nerja Council are in the process of moving the Fuente de Europa fountain. The fountain was originally located hidden away between Parque Verano...

    Tutti Frutti Spring Festival 2018 (Fiesta de la Primavera)

    Friday 10th of April 2015
    Please Note 2018 Dates To Be Confirmed This year’s Spring Festival (Fiesta de la Primavera) will be held in Tutti Frutti square on Saturday the 18th of April 2017 starting at 1pm. The fiesta has been organised by the youth department at Nerja...

    Fears For 25 Year Old Man Lost At Torrecilla Beach Nerja

    Wednesday 8th of April 2015
    A 25 year old Polish man has gone missing, after falling into the sea from rocks at Torrecilla beach Nerja in the early hours of Wednesday morning. Personnel from the police, fire brigade, coastguard and Protección Civil were called out at 1.30am,...

    New Car Park At Burriana Close To Completion

    Tuesday 7th of April 2015
    The new underground car park at Burriana is moving nearer to completion and is expected to be open before the summer. The €2.6m project got underway in May 2013 with a forecast completion time of 18 months. The car park is on three levels and will...

    Nerja Semana Santa – Easter – 2018 Events

    Friday 27th of March 2015
    Semana Santa, or Holy Week, is marked by a series of processions around the town by the different religious brotherhoods, where funereal music, slow drum beats and incense set the mood, whilst dozens of volunteers carry huge platforms bearing images...

    Two New Foot Bridges For Playazo Beach Nerja Planned

    Wednesday 18th of March 2015
    Two new bridges will be constructed on Nerja’s El Playazo beach, at the western end of the town. The bridges will span the two rivers at either end of the beach, allowing pedestrians to cross the rivers Chillar and Seco without getting their...

    Papagayo Beach Restaurant Under Threat Of Closure

    Thursday 5th of March 2015
    Nerja’s very popular beach bar and restaurant, Papagayo, on Calahonda beach, next to the Balcon de Europa has been told that they will be unable to reopen this spring after their winter break, as Nerja council have changed the classification...

    Thousands Turn Out For Nerja’s Dia Del Pedal 2015

    Wednesday 4th of March 2015
    Over two thousand people on bicycles crammed into the narrow streets of Nerja, for the 2015 Dia Del Pedal (Day of the Pedal). The annual event, which takes place every year on Andalucia day (February 28th), had 2,150 participants, close to the...

    Nerja Carnival 2018

    Monday 9th of February 2015
    Nerja Carnival takes place every year in the week before the start of Lent, which itself is the run up to Easter. The finalé of the Carnival is the ‘Entierro Del Bogueron’ or the Burial of the Sardine – in this bizarre and macabre...

    Improvement Works Continue In Nerja Over The Winter Months

    Tuesday 27th of January 2015
    Nerja council are taking advantage of the relative quiet of the cooler winter months to carry out a series of improvement works around the town. This week work has started on Calles Los Huertos and Diputacion and continues at Torrecilla beach and...

    Work Underway To Improve Lighting At Torrecilla Beach Nerja

    Saturday 10th of January 2015
    Workmen are currently installing new low energy lighting along the promenade at Nerja’s Torrecilla beach as part of a €40,000 project to update the street lights in this area. Once completed, forty street lights from Plaza Cangrejos to El...

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