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La Mandragora

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Calle de los Adarves, 29649 Sitio de Calahonda, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 93 04 40
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United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant.An interesting and varied menu selection with each dish served up with flair and imagination.We tend to share a starter and desert but the portions are large and you would not really know that you are sharing. As a consequence we find the final cost to be remarkably low. However, La Mandragora is now closed for renovations until early... More 

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Redditch, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

This place is easily the best in the courtyard. The blackened pork is super as are the fish dishes. Wine options are also very good and the owners really know which wine to recommend. Their pre-starter aperitifs are always good too!

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Province of Malaga, Spain
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Their isn't too much to say about this restaurant to excite anyone. A nice little different Tapa to greet you with. Wine selection OK, Sangria very good. Food reasonably but haven't found anything to excite me yet.

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Booked well in advance and just couldnt believe how good this place is,ye the food is dearer than your usual but lets be honest who serves advocado prawns and succulent pig like la madragora does,totally superb..we will visit again for sure

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Inverness, Scotland
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93 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We both had an excellent meal, and I was stupid enough to have a soup starter before the main course... huge helpings - struggled to finish it all. I had the chicken breast, expected one, but two arrived.!! The quality and service were excellent, but a little on the expensive side. Recommended.

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Thank n0rcath
Province of Malaga, Spain
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

We have not been to Mandragora for quite some time and honestly don't know why. So we popped in tonight for dinner. The food and service is exelent there was a nice selection of specials on offer and a well priced wine list. The service was prompt and professional, the food exceptional. I would highly recommend Mandragora and will certainly... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Situated in the commercial centre, El Zoco, this one of the very good restaurants in the area. Although some of the dishes are quite expensive they are exquisitely cooked and presented, and are a little different form other neighbouring establishments. The menu is extensive and is supplemented by dishes of the day. Rudi the owner chooses a wine of the... More 

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Runcorn, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

on our first visit here we really enjoyed the good food and wines that we ordered. well presented and served by friendly staff and at sensible and affordable prices. would go back again?? certainly would

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Thank Al B
east london
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

La Mandragora is a fantastic restaurant which serves you like you are the most special customer they have ever had ..complimentary food to start with superb service and the food is to die for ..5 star all the way .

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Always a pleasure to eat in here,Adriana and staff could not be more attentive,apperitives always interesting and food always quality,never fail to eat here once or twice during our stays.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$37
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Eastern European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de los Adarves, 29649 Sitio de Calahonda, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas  >  Sitio de Calahonda
  • Phone Number: +34 952 93 04 40

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