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El Capricho

Calle Canos 5, 29650, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 48 51 11
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International, Vegetarian Friendly
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Calle Canos 5, 29650, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very scenic restaurant. We ate lunch today 1st February outside on the upstairs balcony which had lovely views over the square. The owner was very attentive. We ate from the menu of the day, which was beautifully cooked by the owners son and only 10...More

Thank Bernice O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate from the a la Carte menu and had a lovely meal sitting outside overlooking the plaza. Windbreaks were down so we kept warm. There was an excellent daily lunch menu for 10 euros. An excellent meal. We will return if we are in...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the menu del dis great value lovely food. The drinks however, although lovely were quite costly.

Thank Katrina B
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely friendly very traditional Spanish restaurant in Mijas, Andalucia. The food is absolutely brilliant, freshly cooked and excellant value . The service was quick and welcoming. Highly recomend a visit.

Thank Jude G
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Visited in January 2018. A small restaurant which appeared family run, and we were the only diners at 7.30pm ish, so were a bit worried! We needn’t have been - we both ordered steak which was cooked perfectly. Not the cheapest of meals this week,...More

Thank Mandy B
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We wandered to this place by accident and were glad we did. We had a balcony table with amazing views of Mijas and the surrounding mountains. Our server was friendly and the food was very good. Wether you want to rest your legs with sangria...More

Thank Kathleen c
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Visited the lovely Mijas Pueblo and followed a local recommendation to dine at El Capricho. The recommendation was spot on. We were a bit early, arriving at 7pm, but it allowed us to get an excellent table in this beautiful and very cozy spot. By...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We discovered this restaurant purely by accident. Whilst seated on a shaded balcony overlooking the main square in Mijas, we were served with first class, traditional Spanish meals. The owner has been in charge for over 40 years and took great pride in the fact...More

Thank PlymptonBill
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Went on 6nov. Season was closing and were only in mijas as near airport and stupidly early flight. Expectations of eating in area were low given previous experience of visit to mijas under identical circumstances. Plucked this restaurant at random. Glad we did. Very good...More

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant from a local shopkeeper. It was closed when we first arrived, there was a sign on the door that they would reopen at 6:45 PM. We ate inside due to the cooler night. The Chilean Sea Bass was very good....More

Thank Salvatore A
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12 April 2015|
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Monday to Saturday from 12:00 to 15:30 and 19:00 to 23:00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$26 - US$54
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Canos 5, 29650, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 48 51 11
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Family, small but cozy restaurant. Inside the typical Andalusian and private terrace overlooking the town and the Mijas Mountain.
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