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La Mamela

Sir Herbert Miles Road, Catalan Bay, Gibraltar
+350 200 72373
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (30 reviews)
“prawns” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Sir Herbert Miles Road, Catalan Bay, Gibraltar
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1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The best paella I've eaten. We had a lovely meal there and sat outside listening to the sea. It was bliss!

Thank Rachael M
Reviewed 18 April 2017

One of Gibraltar's more Spanish establishments with a good location on the East side of the Rock looking towards the costa del sol, La Mamela is worth a visit. The manager (owner?) was a bit preoccupied with a Spanish table, meaning that service on an...More

Thank Howcaplefamily
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed close by so decided to give it a go especially hubby never had a proper paella so "desperately" wanted to try. We arrived about 7:45pm on a Sat and the place was pretty empty. Staff were still setting the tables and getting ready. Inside...More

Thank Ying W
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I visited this restaurant with a group of friends on a weekend and anticipated a lovely meal . I ordered the fishermans soup which turned out to be watery and lacking in substance. Then main meal consisted of fillets of fish, potatoes and salad. The...More

Thank novadra f
Reviewed 19 February 2017

What a fantastic place to enjoy a delicious lunch with a stunning view! My initial plan was to park my hired car somewhere in the area, so I can take a walk in the Catalan Bay enjoying the early rays of the February Sun. Being...More

Thank Gyongyver Gwen R
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We came to this restaurant on Valentine's Day after reading all the reviews here , sadly restaurant was fully booked, we was left without any foods! But we came back next day for lunch before our flight back to the UK. My God ! We...More

Thank Dlokuk
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I have been going here for years, this place is my family's 'local' and we celebrate most birthday's/ events here as it is easy to get everyone together. The staff always go out of their way to accommodate any requests we may have and the...More

Thank Davina M
Reviewed 21 December 2016

On several occasions that I have visited this restaurant, I have very much enjoyed, the food, the service and the relaxing atmosphere. If you sit out on the terrace, the view of Catalan Bay is beautiful and adds to a stunning evening with great fish...More

Thank yvy p
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Situated at the top of the road leading down to Catalan Bay, great views from the restaurant over the Med. If you want a really good sea food place, this is it.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Excellent dishes, my no 1 restaurant in Gibraltar so far. Good prices, wide variety of mainly Mediterranean / Spanish dishes, great portions and all very tasty food.

Thank jeanmartinezoliver
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Charles F
What days open
3 October 2016|
Response from K4v1t4 | Reviewed this property |
All days except Monday
Nina C
Hi, do you have gluten-free options?
17 June 2016|
Response from Fergie09 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest asking the restaurant themselves, but it is a Fish restaurant and most of the fish is served without batter.
Deborah S
Can you please tell me your opening hours on Sundays. Thankyou.
12 December 2015|
Response from LaMamela | Property representative |
Hi, Sundays we are open only for lunch from 11.45 a.m. until 4.00 p.m. Thanks for your interest.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sir Herbert Miles Road, Catalan Bay, Gibraltar
  • Location: Europe  >  Gibraltar
  • Phone Number: +350 200 72373
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