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El Bulevar, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 58 75 38
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Surrey, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Amazing atmosphere with lovely furniture and you can sit outside during the summer. Great variety of menu - one of the best menus in La Cala! So much to choose from! Food is superb - definitely worth a visit.

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Thank Georgenewsome
Scotland
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213 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We ate here on a cool day so sat inside. It's had a revamp since we were last in La Cala and it looks lovely. The seats are comfortable and it's done in Mediterranean colours. The food and service were good but not the best. We'd give them another go though so it wasn't that bad!

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Old Malden England
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very accommodating as we had not prebooked. We were a group of eleven and walked in by chance. Asked for split tables if that help them but it was not a problem even though they were busy for a Thursday night. They very quickly altered the tables. The open plan kitchen is always a good sign. They took our order... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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76 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

El Gusto never fails to satisfy a hunger. The new look has added to the restaurant's reputation. The menu has a good variety of dishes and the prices are not exorbitant. Also the staff are very friendly and attentive. So if you are in La Cala El Gusto is a must.

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Thank Liam T
Somerset
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64 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have visited here for years and years and is always a nice bite to eat, with good service and a reasonable price. The menu however doesn't seem to change and whilst I was advised the Thai green curry is made fresh to order, I find tis hard to believe, it was more like a chicken soup cooked with lemongrass and... More 

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Thank PIngu72
Ebbw Vale, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent meal and great customer service, it's one of go to places when we visit. The early bird menu has a great selection of meals and great value. Definitely worth a visit.

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Thank Leanne B
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here many times, and will continue to go when we are in the area, this is what they call a safe resturant, you can go any time and get a good meal, if you haven't tried it , go try,you will not be Disappointed, since alterations it's a must👍

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Thank baylissmt
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the new decor, food great as usual and the atmosphere has improved with the modern look. Well done guy's keep it up. I would recommend this restaurant to everyone who visits La Cala.

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Thank Ian L
Downpatrick, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was here for a last meal of a holiday and everyone had a beautiful meal I had the rack of lamb cooked to perfection the whole group of 13 of us enjoyed every meal and had an amazing atmosphere well recommended

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Thank JamesW-Mc
Malaga
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185 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently met a friend here for lunch. We sat outside in the sunshine and were welcomed by very friendly staff. I ordered the sizzling chicken fajitas which were very tasty, but I couldn't eat it all as the portion was huge. My friend ordered the steak and cheese pitta, which she enjoyed. I will return but in the evening next... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Bulevar, 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 38
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?