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Bulevard de la cala | boulevar de la cala, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 49 40 65
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15:30 - 00:30
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My favourite here has been the lamb chops, but the paella are very good value and they serve them as a single portion, unlike other restaurants where they insist it has to be for two people. I believe its a brother and sister that run the restaurant and they do an excellent job along with their waitress who's name escapes... More 

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1 Thank PBX2014
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great atmosphere as always. Our favourite restaurant in La Cala. Varied menu and reasonably priced.

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2 Thank Terrifoggin
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

Good food great service, genuine family run place. Wine 16€ very nice. Dorado, liver, curry, hake, mussels and prawn Pilipil all good.

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4 Thank Pedrohome
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

This restaurant is run by a family, the service is great, the food is out of this world, we've been going for 3 years to this area of Spain and we are more impressed with each visit, absolutely fabulous 😍

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2 Thank Tracey E
Jersey, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

Excellent family run restaurant, very busy. Food delicious nicely presented and good value for money. Lovely friendly staff.

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2 Thank Denise H
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Good food. Spanish family run place and Been back 3 times in one week.very welcoming and warm atmosphere.staff are very friendly and service is excellent

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1 Thank Jonathan W
Swansea, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

Family run restaurant, food excellent staff very welcoming and friendly. Will definitely be going there again.

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1 Thank 24cw74
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

This is a very traditional Spanish Restaurant serving fresh home cooked food without frills or fuss. If you enjoy a warm welcome good service and fresh food you will enjoy El Cortijilla. This is our 2nd visit and we weren't disappointed. We were a group of 4 who ordered different dishes and everyone enjoyed their meal with the promise of... More 

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Harpenden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Run by a really nice family who give terrific service. The food is consistently good and is excellent value for money.

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2 Thank Roger D
Poole, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

This is a good family run Spannish restaurant, Wonderful staff and the only place I know that does a paella for one! which is fantastic. This is not a large restaurant and appears to be very popular with the Spannish, always a good sign

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 22
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
15:30 - 00:30
Tuesday
15:30 - 00:30
Wednesday
15:30 - 00:30
Thursday
15:30 - 00:30
Friday
15:30 - 00:30
Saturday
15:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bulevard de la cala | boulevar de la cala, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas  >  La Cala de Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 49 40 65

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?