The Pimpi is one of the most emblematic places in Málaga and it has become in it´s over 40 years of existence, in a meeting place for all Malagueños, young and old, and a place that all tourists want to visit when they arrive.
Pepe Cobos and Paco Campos, two men from Córdoba, arrive in Málaga with the intention of managing a wine cellar and they founded El Pimpi.
The poet Gloria Fuertes created the literary gatherings called “Gloria´s Fridays”.
Málaga University and the Pimpi were born. Since it´s beginnings Málaga University has had a classroom in our halls.Master classes in Flamencology and summer classes.
The contest called “young poetry” to support new poets and they count with the support of Antonio Gala, Gloria Fuertes, Rafael Pérez Estrada and Pepe Mercado as jury.
Filming of some scenes in the mini series “Young Picasso” directed by Juan Antonio Bardem.
Filming and press meeting of the movie "Road of the English" directed by Antonio Banderas.
The Association of Writers of Málaga distinguished us as the Company of the Year.
The Zegrí Association granted us the Estrella Feniké of Culture award.
The "El Pimpi Monday´s" begin, a weekly meeting with literature, culture and Málaga art in the cellar´s emblematic Dovecote.
Forty years after the original contest, the prize for young poetry returns..
Pimpi receives "Prize for the most enterprising" by the listeners of the local Cope radio station.
In reference to the Day of Andalucía, the regional government gives an award to the Pimpi.
The Royal Accademy of Fine Arts of San Telmo awards the medal of honor to the Pimpi in an Act in the Hall of Mirrors in the City Town Hall.
The Pimpi receives the prize “Sentir Málaga”- on behalf of the Málaga XXI Association to the best Company.
Pepe Cobos Abanderado of the Málaga Fair, honor that is conceded by the Málaga Central Historic Association.
Pepe Cobos begins to promote the bull egg tomato, him being the main promoter of this high quality local Málaga product.
Pepe Cobos is chosen to be the Coín Holy Week Crier.
Pepe Cobos crier of the Feast of the Goat of Málaga in Casabermeja.
The El Pimpi Foundation is born, a foundation for Málaga, which supports its culture, traditions and social problems of utmost urgency within the city.
El Pimpi receives the award of The Best Digital Restaurant Indie 2019 Expo HIP2019 in Madrid.
The Pimpi in the heart of Málaga
Learn about all the history of EL Pimpi with this book, from details of it´s origin to how it´s wine cellar has evolved in time until becoming one of the most emblematic places in the city.