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El Cortijo

) #20 of 1,136 Restaurants in Marbella €€ - €€€ Seafood, Spanish,
Calle Remedios No 5, 29601, Marbella, Spain
+34 952 77 00 64
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“paella” (119 reviews)
“clams” (20 reviews)
“casserole” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Spanish, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Calle Remedios No 5, 29601, Marbella, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is special for his paella! We took the mediterranean one and it was very good! Service is good, prices are ok! A good choice in a touristic town (we were very doubtful about finding good places!). We recommend it!

Thank Fabio P
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

It's true what they say... they do do the best paella in town! We found this place on trip advisor and so glad we did! Hidden up an idyllic, Spanish side street off the main square in Marbella old town - it was beautiful! As...More

Thank Sara C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We like this place. I for one have left full to bursting and a few sheets to the wind. The rose wine was really nice (an important start). Prawns pil pil is as good as the other reviews say. We also ordered the 'special' sea...More

Thank Jonathan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Finally got a table here on the last night of our holidays. It was worth the wait. Amazing starters of Prawn Pil Pil (by far the best of the holiday), Patatas Bravas, and Fried Baby Squid. Followed that with Fresh Scampi Paella (best paella ever),...More

Thank mpatterson69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a very cute place in the old town of Marbella, We sat outside on a charming little road. We were with 5, 2 adults, 1 teen and 2 small children. Fried calamari was yummy, perfectly prepared. Very local dining. Lovely location and service.

1  Thank Renee Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to eat here based on the paella reviews on TripAdvisor. It was busy but we were seated inside. We had the shrimp cakes and croquettes to start, both were lovely. For mains we had the chorizo and pork rib paella, it was delicious!...More

Thank Gillian S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

tldr - best paella I've had accompanied by some other dangerously delicious dishes. Book if you want a table, I had to after turning up to a full dinner service! Scampi was presented on thinly cut spring greens with the actual crustation cut down the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great reviews made us book a table at this small and charming restaurant. Got a table outside at the narrow, buzzing street (no cars allowed). The atmosphere and surroundings are wonderful, you really get a feeling of history and tradition. To sit there drinking your...More

Thank Henning D
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely setting - romantic side street with quiet buzz Very friendly staff and delicious food- would recommend the mini lamb burgers to start and paella for main (chorizo and seafood were outstanding) Would definitely recommend to friends and visit again

Thank Connor B
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

2 min walk outside the main square in old town Marbella. Thank goodness for google maps and walking directions. Very friendly owner and staff. Great fresh food. May be tough to get a table outside in high season. Worth a stop if in old town...More

Thank Edward R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Remedios No 5, 29601, Marbella, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Marbella
  • Phone Number: +34 952 77 00 64
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