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Restaurante Jose Jiminez

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Carretera Penoncillo N 340 | Calle Penoncillo S/N, Torrox, Spain
+34 952 53 08 69
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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We used to come here a lot when we discovered Torrox and it was one of our faviroute restaurants the fish selection was amazing and was really fresh but now I don't know it has seemed to drop.

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

The deep fried aubergine drizelled in honey was excellent, as was the large hake fillet and rosada, but our meal was let down by uninspiring packet onion soup and overcooked frozen vegatables accompanying the main courses. Jimenez has alway had a high rating so we hope this disappointment is transient.

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Thank Mike S
Bath, UK
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117 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

My title tells the tale! This is over and above a chirinquito; rather a go-to lunch place complete with sea front view and 'tumbonas' to lie out on too. The food is simplicity itself and presented thus on the menu: 5 of us had plates to share of berenjenas fritas in miel (the thinnest slices of aubergine deep fried in... More 

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Thank fortnight52
Nerja, Spain
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46 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Party of 25 excellent afternoon, food was great, service with a smile, reasonably priced for a beach restaurant.

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Thank Karen H
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant which serves great food, the staff are always friendly and with a view overlooking the sea what more could you want.

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Thank sumar_11
Москва
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

It is typical Spanish cafe on the beach, seems like the others, but the food is great!!! Everything that be ordered was great. Highly recommend to everyone on the beach.

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Thank Юрий П
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely setting - right on the beach front. Food amazing. Service very friendly. Service prompt. Bill cheap. They even had truffles to buy with your coffee - one of life's simple pleasures!

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Thank Miller1999
London, UK
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We decided to visit This restaurant after reading good reviews and we were not disappointed. The food was good, great value and we were able to sit outside and eat while listening to the sea waves on the beach.

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Thank elisasolohayuna
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely meal, staff friendly and attentive, but not pushy. Chicken in mushroom sauce lovely, Merluza ( hake ), pork in pepper sauce and rosado ( whitefish) all good. Too many drinks to mention, 74 euros. Value for money yes indeed.

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Thank Tony F
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful food just steps from the water. Friendly, attentive staff and authentic Spanish Tapas. Only complaint was lack of parking

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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
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Penoncillo N 340 | Calle Penoncillo S/N, Torrox, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Torrox
  • Phone Number: +34 952 53 08 69

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