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Molino Jabonero

Ma 4100 km 4 s/n | Trabuco-Alfarnate road, 29313 Villanueva del Trabuco, Spain
+34 652 23 22 69
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 Nov 2017
“A superb and fascinating meal”
21 May 2017
“Spanish olive oil culture ”
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
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Ma 4100 km 4 s/n | Trabuco-Alfarnate road, 29313 Villanueva del Trabuco, Spain
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

We were staying nearby and our hosts recommended this restaurant. We weren't disappointed. It was opened specially for us and we started with a tour of the olive oil producing equipment in the courtyard. The owners enthusiasm and passion was excellent to see. We then...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank PertenhallSteveP
jotadege, Propietario at Molino Jabonero, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thanks for your post. Its very important for us the opinion of our guest. It give us an extra- motivation. Best regards

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Experience the local olive oil culture at first hand. Taste the differences between different kinds of olive oil, how it's made, and have a delicious meal afterwards. Very personal, hospitable and authentic experience looked after by the owner himself.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Steven H
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I visited El Molino Jabonero with a group of friends for an olive oil tasting and a talk after which we had lunch. These can be booked on their website. It was a very cold day with snow on the mountains. We entered the dining...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Marye S
jotadege, Propietario at Molino Jabonero, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2017

Thanks for your message. Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Whilst I love all the restaurants in this area this is a that bit more special. The food is a bit more high end than the other places and more Emphasis is on the presentation too. Plus my dish was served with wild rice rather...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank live4myhols
jotadege, Propietario at Molino Jabonero, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

Thanks for your opinion, its a pleasure to have so special guest in our house, wish you come back as soon as posible best regards

Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Hidden gem .... Visited with guests from El Rancho great food wonderful staff Olive oil produced here.... You have to look hard to find but well worth the search....

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed 17 June 2016

This is a very unique experience, a restaurant miles from anywhere in an old venta (inn) and good, honest Spanish food, the suckling lamb makes the journey through magnificent mountain scenery worthwhile

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Yvonne W
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Just returned from a fantastic lunch at Molino Jabonero, the restaurant is set in the stunning countryside of Villanueva Del Trabuco in an old converted olive mill. From the moment we were greeted by German we couldn't have been made more welcome. The food and...More

Date of visit: May 2016
1  Thank Glory S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$11 - US$45
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
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Open Hours
13:00 - 12:00
20:00 - 12:00
20:00 - 12:00
13:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ma 4100 km 4 s/n | Trabuco-Alfarnate road, 29313 Villanueva del Trabuco, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Villanueva del Trabuco
  • Phone Number: +34 652 23 22 69
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Molino Jabonero is more than a tourism destiny, its part of Andalucia's history and offers 1 self catering house "cortijo" the typical andalusian rural house, beautifully designed in the old country style but with all the facilities of nowdays. but not only: Molino Jabonero is also a restaurant with a great variety of wonderful dishes, all prepared in the traditional manner. From the highest quality beef to the freshest iberican pork, salads, vegetarians dishes and many other specialities of the house to choose from. and the best wine selection in the area.
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