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Venta El Jinete

Lugar urbanizacion Cala Golf 4 5, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 11 91 70
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lugar urbanizacion Cala Golf 4 5, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday

With arrived for our nine o'clock booking and the place was hopping. A Lionel Ritchie lookalike was performing in the corner of the outdoor dining area. There was a great mix of people, couples, families and larger groups. Food and Wine choices were excellent. Steak...More

Thank Ybarry
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice during our stay in Alhaurin El Grande. On both occasions the food was of the highest quality whilst service was perfect. The staff ensured that the wait between courses was exactly right - just as you wondered when the next...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We attende as a result of mainly excellent reviews. It is out of the way, you would have to live here to know about it or take a punt from the reviews which we did. The food was good and plenty of it. The portions...More

Thank haroon s
Reviewed 4 days ago

The view in the restaurant . the food is great. They have a wonderful menu , although it is really worth having the set menu, for value. Love eating here, always have great food. Great choice . The service can be a little slow, but...More

Thank julie l
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went for a meal at lunchtime on Sunday. The venue is lovely, set in the mountains and overlooking a valley. The courtyard for summer dining is cool and shady and tables are well spaced. The staff are first class and very attentive. I did...More

1  Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 5 days ago

On a hill top overlooking a small valley this restaurant serves excellent food at a reasonable price. We were a party of 6 and all enjoyed our starters, main course and desserts. If I should really recommend a restaurant ion Mijas and La Cala -...More

Thank Frequenttraveller125
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed yet another delicious dinner here tonight with my best friend. We both chose the sole dishes from the al a carte rather than the excellent set menu. Staff, ambiance, food and pleasant music were second to none!! Well done El Jinete, see you again...More

Thank Dawn B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic menu del Dia the pork knuckle is to die for along with the goats cheese starter good beer. The view from the terrace is fantastic. Also great staff

Thank toshmason
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have being visiting this restaurant for over four years and it is still as good as the first time. The food is all well cooked and looks very appetising and tastes fantastic. The staff are very friendly and welcoming. The location is fantastic giving...More

Thank jeanandliztravels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We regularly visit El Jinete and have never been disappointed. The music is pleasant but above all the atmosphere is great.

Thank John L
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hello, from the La Cala de Mijas roundabout where the new Aldi is, can you tell me where you are please via car? Keep seeing your restaurant and don't know where you are, thanks
18 May 2017|
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Response from morton b | Reviewed this property |
Done people put La Cala hills golf club there is no such thing it is La Cala golf club, la Cala hills is a different place
morton b
Anybody know if this resturant on New Year's Eve 2017
19 February 2017|
Response from Mike G | Reviewed this property |
Not sure this early in the year. I doubt even they know yet. Ask me again after the summer.
morton b
Anybody know if this resturant on New Year's Eve 2017
19 February 2017|
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Response from Peter C | Reviewed this property |
They were last year! They said they were only closed on Christmas Day. Contact the owners and they will tell you. You will not be disappointed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lugar urbanizacion Cala Golf 4 5, 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 11 91 70
  • E-mail
Warn hospitality awaits you at Venta el Jinete situated only a few minutes from La Cala de Mijas. Enjoy the breathtaking views from our large terrace. Live music every night except Tuesdays. We specialise in grilled meats. Come and enjoy a relaxing evening with good food and great ambience.
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