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Urb. Torrenueva-Playa, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 58 75 39
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Marbella, Spain
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742 reviews
577 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 249 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Great three course lunch Started with pate Then salmon for main course Then a delicious fruit salad for desert Really lovely well cooked food Great location with sea views Pity though about car parking as spaces are very limited

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1 Thank Bevfly
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2015

We visited for lunch on a sunny November afternoon. Due to being off season there was a limited tapas lunch menu. The tapas was delicious and very good value at €3 each but the best part of the visit was the view of the med from the large sea front terrace. The service was very friendly and efficuent and the... More 

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1 Thank KentGlobetrotters
Roscommon, Ireland
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This is a beautiful restaurant with terrific views of the beach at La Cala de Mijas. Well worth a visit but pricey enough for the area in comparison with other quality restaurants In the vicinity.

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2 Thank Deseve
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We have also been many times and found the table staff mostly great However the grey haired woman who struts around shouting at people behind the bar and across the tables was appalling - on theoccasions she's not been there the atmosphere is totally different and service is quicker and friendlier It's such a shame as the place is superb

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6 Thank Ben J
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2015

I have been here a number of times and it seems like it´s kind of a hidden treasure. The food is great, the service is great and the view is stunning. One of the best places to eat in the area!

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3 Thank Kai Eirik E
Malaga, Spain
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71 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Went here a few weeks ago just for a drink and a light bite. Absolutely amazed. Five of us shared a hummus and a goats cheese souffle. Both were delicious. Looking forward to going back again for one of their speical Moonlight Dinners or simply Lunch or Dinner.

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1 Thank Luv2EatWell
Greve, Denmark
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105 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 252 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2015

The first time we were there it was fantastic experience, however we were a little disappointed the second visit. However, this restaurant has one of the most fantastic sea views and the location is superb. allover, we would recommend this restaurant for the views and waiters.

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3 Thank Kim R
Luxembourg
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Beautiful setting, lovely food, great service.We had a very restful lunch, great food and the best Sangria of the holiday.Could have stayed all day!!

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1 Thank deniselux2015
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80 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Everything was great! Food, service and location were all excellent. I highly recommend the Thai Chicken Breast with vegetables! Will definitely return!

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1 Thank Michael P
Ascot, United Kingdom
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184 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Excellent views, service, food and value for money. Full moon events are excellent as are rather wine tasting evenings.

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1 Thank Tweedie1

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
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Cuisine
European, Spanish, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Urb. Torrenueva-Playa, 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 58 75 39

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?