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Avda. Las Cumbres s/n Greenlife Golf . Urb. Elviria Hills, 29603, Marbella, Spain
+34 952 83 23 71
10:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 23:00
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful restaurant by the lake in a very green place, fantastic food and great wine... a bit expensive.

Thank Anna T
London, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We were taken by Spanish friends to this excellent restaurant situated in the Elvira HIlls Golf Club. The view over the lake at night was very attractive. The Gourmet Menu was well-balanced with sensible sized quantities of food, excellently prepared and served. The food was delicious, particularly the turbot and venison. Our hosts chose an excellent Pinot Noir from Valladolid... More 

Thank David P
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70 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

El Lago is an excellent restaurant that pays attention to service and the quality of food it serves. It has an excellent wine selection. We make it a point to dine here at least once every time we visit.

Thank JulioRB
London, United Kingdom
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154 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Lovely setting, bland room, staff mixed, one good with a nice personality but one bad, no personality and quite abrupt at times We went for the tasting menu and it was excellent until we got to the main meat course of veal which was quite tough to eat. One niggle is the headline cost - €70 but added to this... More 

Thank Tom H
Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

We had the Gourmet Tasting menu with accompanying wines. Excellent. I asked for alternatives to the first 2 courses as I have an allergy to shell fish and without a moments hesitation was offered the 2 first courses on the classic menu to replace them/ The service was very good, and we were allowed to take our time after each... More 

Thank HavLof55
Marbella, Spain
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741 reviews
578 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely restaurant overlooking the water feature in the golf course Nice terrace to have lunch drinks or coffee and snacks after a round of golf

Thank Bevfly
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100 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice setting over looking a small lake & golf green. Our waiter Ruben was excellent- helpful and great service. The Restaurant offers 2 set menus - well worth the price. We took the smaller "Classic". Five courses! The first two were small portions, next two - octopus, then Iberian pork were fairly large. When dessert came we were full... More 

Thank pamrob
Mijas, Spain
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368 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Right next to the golf course and with view to the lake, this is a very romantic and classy restaurant. first class environment and feeling. Steaks were cooked to perfection and we had a nice bottle of wine from a large selection. for special occasion this is a good place to choose.

Thank heinzalbert
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We had a early dinner in El Lago to catch the sunset and to get enough time to see the view from the restaurant. The view was a mazing we booked outside table that allow us to see the gulf court & the lake. The food is fantastic and the atmosphere is so romantic. I highly recommend it for couples... More 

Thank HashemAlaqeel
Marbella, Spain
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had a very good meal here for our wedding anniversary. The service was extremely attentive yet quite informal which we liked. We opted for the Gourmet Tasting Menu and did enjoy it very much. Couple of things that I could pick at... Only Italian or Catalan sparkling mineral waters, just odd that they were stressing local... More 

Thank Beverley

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$72 - US$144
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avda. Las Cumbres s/n Greenlife Golf . Urb. Elviria Hills, 29603, Marbella, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Marbella
  • Phone Number: +34 952 83 23 71

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