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El Molcajete

Avenida Miramar 27 | Local 3, 29640 Fuengirola, Spain
+34 952 15 84 89
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
1 week ago
“Great Mexican food”
28 Jul 2018
“Really nice family run Mexican”
Mexican, Latin, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenida Miramar 27 | Local 3, 29640 Fuengirola, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff is kind and the explain you all the type of plates they serve you. Tacos are really good and they a good variety of Mexican food, which is great, they also have Tamales! I love it and in 2 times in Fuengirola we went...More

Thank MarioL1850
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for an early dinner as it was convenient. The service was prompt and friendly. There were mixed reviews amongst our group about the food. The short stack and tacos were really good. Friends said that the burritos were bland and didn’t rate them....More

Thank Melissa R
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Lovely simple Mexican food, all the family are there. We just couldn't be bothered to cook, and this place hit the spot. Cheap food good quality.

Thank GME928
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Visited for the first time with a group of business colleagues on a Friday night. Mariachi band playing - great atmosphere. By far the most interesting Mexican food I’ve ever tasted. Must book to get a Friday night table! Fantastic!

Thank John S
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Good Mexican restaurants are extremely rare in Spain. I am from California, so after living here for four years I really miss Mexican food! This place is the only good one on the Costa del Sol. Homemade chips, salsa, margaritas for starters. They have a...More

Thank Ted W
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

The people that works there is amazing. They made our dinner great. Food was really good. They have proper real Mexican food and also typical Tex-Mex food, so if you are looking for real Mexican food ask the owner, she will guide you properly. You...More

Thank Ronald B
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We came to this restaurant after seeing it from a bar. We are so glad we did. The food was excellent and the staff lovely. Short rib of beef was the best I’d ever had, so tasty and tender. What a great night

Thank Elaine G
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband had great experience eating at this restaurant, not only because the people who work there were extremely nice but also because their food is really good & very traditional! This is not your ordinary Tex-Mex restaurant where you find can beans...More

1  Thank ZaidaMario
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Service was confused at it's best and upright snotty the rest of the time. The food was bland, distasteful and boring. Probably the worst mexican we have ever had (and we've been, like, everywhere). Stomachache in it's wake. Just avoid.More

1  Thank Caisa S
El Molcajete F, Gerente at El Molcajete, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

I'm sorry, it's possible that your palate is not used to traditional Mexican food;Maybe you like the Tex-Mex! you can  find it on each corner Our chef is 20 years old cooking traditional Mexican cuisine in Spain, London and is the Best on the Costa...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017

Finally a Mexican restaurant in Málaga province with tamales! I have been going to Mexican restaurants since about 1960 and have been to dozens in the southern U.S., California, Texas, Arizona, New Mexico, and Mexico. El Molcajete is definitely one of the best. It reminds...More

2  Thank Jeffry B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:45 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:45 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:45 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:45 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:45 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Miramar 27 | Local 3, 29640 Fuengirola, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Fuengirola
  • Phone Number: +34 952 15 84 89
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