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El Cortijillo

Bulevard de la cala, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 49 40 65
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“paella” (43 reviews)
“lamb chops” (7 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Bulevard de la cala, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excelent food and cosy ambiance. Inpeccable service and friendly personnel. Not to be missed. Quality to price very good.

1  Thank Jacinto S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been here on numerous occasions and are always pleased with the service, the food and the atmosphere. A family owned and run establishment that has been here for many years. Very popular so you may need to book in advance in the high...More

1  Thank JWP26
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every year it is the same. Great food and very friendly owners. Family run and perfect for families.

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great Spanish Family Restaurant. The food and service is always excellent and very friendly atmosphere

Thank Alan K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great fish dishes - grilled dorado with salted potatoes very tasty. The king prawns were enormous and beautifully cooked. Best dish was the fisherman's paella.

Thank Pamela L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We did not book and they squeezed us in because they are kind but booking is advised. I got house paella and my boyfriend got the steak and both were spit on !! Very tasty!! The red wine choice is really good too .

Thank rachy69x2
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

The food and service are consistently good and smaller portions are available on most dishes. A family run business with many repeat customers - speaks volumes!!

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 15 August 2017

this place is abselutly disgusting me and my family saw about 3 roaches crawl out of the kitchen. the food was horrible anyone could tell it was frozen the fish was like rubber and the service is disgraceful.

5  Thank bossotronio
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Family visit whilst on holiday. Always popular with the Spanish so it's best to book during the busy summer months. Good menu choice and with two boys [6 & 10] they are more than willing to adjust portion size [& price!] to suit. Whatever dishes...More

Thank davidbmwsetd
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We have recently returned back to this restaurant on 4 occasions during our last visit to the area. We have been going here for many years & the staff are lovely and friendly and always remember us. The food is excellent and I would recommend...More

1  Thank Anthony L
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Roderick H
3 September 2017|
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Response from Anthony L | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is in the centre of La Cala. Where exactly are the apartments you're staying in?
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11 August 2016|
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Response from antarticexpedition | Reviewed this property |
I won't as I was a customer. Sorry. Please contact the restaurant for bookings. You won't be disappointed
Peter L
20 July 2016|
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Response from colin p | Reviewed this property |
You probably can but best to get in touch with restaurant Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
15:30 - 00:30
15:30 - 00:30
15:30 - 00:30
15:30 - 00:30
15:30 - 00:30
15:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bulevard de la cala, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas  >  La Cala de Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 49 40 65
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