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Restaurante El Mirador

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Calle Torcal km 0.5 | Km 0.5, 29200, Antequera, Spain
+34 952 84 45 23
08:00 - 01:00
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant on a bank holiday, so I'm not sure whether this was a typical day. The restaurant seemed very popular and was around 80% full on the outside tables. The menu was quite varied, note that this was in Spanish only, which I think is great but might cause problems for English-only speakers. The food was good,... More 

Thank Gayleb2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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48 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We had lunch twice there before starting our hike in El Torcal. The lunch menu for EUR 8.90 including one drink is a great value. Nice terrace which unfortunately does not have a view over the city but does over part of El Torcal. The Porro (Antequera cold soup), the Berenejas or Calabacín fritos (fried eggplant or zucchini) and the... More 

Thank Bora M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is my wife's favourite place to eat in Spain. Fabulous location above the lake at guadalahorce. Food is typical Andalucía country fare, beautifully cooked and well presented

Thank 663awilson
Ruthin, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2015

What a view! It is hard to concentrate on the meal with a view over the castle and all of Antequera spread out in front of you. Lovely steak and good service all for Euro 50 excluding alcohol. Good value and the view is free!

Thank Merlin_Ruthin
Swansea, Wales
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136 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2015

We had terrible trouble finding a restaurant in upper Antequera and were driving home when we found this restaurant. I had seen the reviews on trip advisor and we went in. We had the menu del dia which was obviously a mistake. The food was, to be kind, very cheap (8.50 euros each) and the meat was not great. We... More 

Thank Jenkswales
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193 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2014

We went to antequera because i had read it was a fabulous place to visit. No doubt the scenery is gorgeous and we visited a wolf sanctuary outside the town which was very impressive and informative and worth the drive alone (from Malaga city). After the visit we were famished and we spotted this restaurant which seemed to have fabulous... More 

Thank iseult
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88 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2014

Visited here on Christmas Eve as part of a day trip to Antequera where lunch was included in the price. Quite a basic restaurant as people have said, the food was minimal, with meat, chips and salad, which was quite small. The pudding was creme caramel which was also small, but quite an adequate filler for a short time! Very... More 

Thank angiehiltonlewis
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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106 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2012

This is a basic restaurant on the northern outskirts of Antequera. Only two tables were occupied on the miserable rainy night that we ate there. Food and service was good - nothing fantastic but the 'eggplant with honey' was a real treat. Total bill including beer and wine drinks for two adults and two kids was 47 Euro, very good... More 

Thank 101Tourism
Columbia, Maryland
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2012

Towards the end of our trip, we decided to eat here. It didn't look like much from the outside, but we saw some locals sitting at a table and that the parking lot was nearly completely full, so we gave it a go. We are very glad we did. While the inside was not much to look at, and the... More 

1 Thank Kari F
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2012 via mobile

I note that other reviews are quite old - this place has possibly changed hands. The Spanish reviews that are recent reflect my own view - i.e. the waitress was rude and the food was poor and expensive. There are loads of better places than this...move on and find one !

3 Thank wildebed

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Mediterranean, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Torcal km 0.5 | Km 0.5, 29200, Antequera, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Antequera
  • Phone Number: +34 952 84 45 23
Restaurante situado a las afueras de Antequera,con unas vistas unicas de la ciudad, podra disfrutar de un buen servicio, una buena comida o unas tapas en una de nuestras terrazas con sus vistas o salones amplimos con chimenea en invierno. Gracias y os esperamos.

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