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El Cortijo

) #20 of 1,107 Restaurants in Marbella $$ - $$$ Seafood, Spanish,
Calle Remedios No 5, 29601, Marbella, Spain
+34 952 77 00 64
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“paella” (115 reviews)
“clams” (18 reviews)
“casserole” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Spanish, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Remedios No 5, 29601, Marbella, Spain
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1 - 10 of 316 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We decided to eat here based on the paella reviews on TripAdvisor. It was busy but we were seated inside. We had the shrimp cakes and croquettes to start, both were lovely. For mains we had the chorizo and pork rib paella, it was delicious!...More

Thank Gillian S
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

It's true what they say... they do do the best paella in town! We found this place on trip advisor and so glad we did! Hidden up an idyllic, Spanish side street off the main square in Marbella old town - it was beautiful! As...More

Thank Sara C
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

tldr - best paella I've had accompanied by some other dangerously delicious dishes. Book if you want a table, I had to after turning up to a full dinner service! Scampi was presented on thinly cut spring greens with the actual crustation cut down the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great reviews made us book a table at this small and charming restaurant. Got a table outside at the narrow, buzzing street (no cars allowed). The atmosphere and surroundings are wonderful, you really get a feeling of history and tradition. To sit there drinking your...More

Thank Henning D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely setting - romantic side street with quiet buzz Very friendly staff and delicious food- would recommend the mini lamb burgers to start and paella for main (chorizo and seafood were outstanding) Would definitely recommend to friends and visit again

Thank Connor B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2 min walk outside the main square in old town Marbella. Thank goodness for google maps and walking directions. Very friendly owner and staff. Great fresh food. May be tough to get a table outside in high season. Worth a stop if in old town...More

Thank Edward R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Using trip advisor as a guide we decided to walk over to the old town center. What a pleasant surprise. This area is so quaint and full of restaurants and shops. Our dinner at El Cortigo was delicious. The menu is cery interesting with many...More

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and fabulous service. Great choice for great Spanish food. Fish was delicious as was the meat. Highly recommend

Thank Nuala K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After 6 years of visiting Spain, finally I found the best Spanish food ever!! This place has perfected it all, location, menu, taste, quality and service (Anna & Virginia). This restaurant is a must visit. All the tapas were tasty and the paella an experience...More

Thank Saleem D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a beautiful dinner outside, the food was delicious, with all the turistic restaurants around it, here they serve good Spanish food, fresh fish, delicious paella. Service is very good, very friendly, good atmosphere.

Thank Marina B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 23 - USD 47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Remedios No 5, 29601, Marbella, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Marbella
  • Phone Number: +34 952 77 00 64
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