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El Capricho

Calle Canos 5, 29650, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 48 51 11
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (23 reviews)
“avocado salad” (5 reviews)
“crepes” (11 reviews)
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19:00 - 22:30 Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Calle Canos 5, 29650, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday

Ate here twice on holiday - Both times we had a great time - The outside eating area is recommended for the atmosphere. The staff and I presume owners are kind and friendly. The food is simply done but good - good selection of meat...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had lunch here on Saturday with friends. Really excellent service & good quality food. The 4 cheese pizza was absolutely gorgeous! Large portion be warned! I had the goats cheese salad which was fab, again generous portion sizes. Lovely views & pleasant staff. Reasonable prices...More

Thank cariad6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a cool evening and we opted to eat inside. The outdoor terrace books up quickly, so reserve if want the view. This place is tucked upstairs in a cozy, old fashioned building. It is a family operation. The host was cordial. We started...More

Thank Houstonalle4food
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely beautiful mixed paella. Prawns and mussels were delicious. Lovely terrace. Service good. Totally recommend. Fabulous!

Thank Valerie W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere was great The service was focused on the guests All the food we got was perfect and tasty Just great

Thank Eddie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious meal at this small gem of a restaurant in Mijas Pueblo. The owner is very friendly, the service was excellent and the food delicious. They have a good selection of seafood and meat and the paella we had was very good....More

Thank Janethebrit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent location and service. Food excellent too but perhaps the wine is pricy at 19€ for the house variety?

Thank James B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were recommended by a friend to try out El Capricho.Its situated at Los Canos 5 in the center of Mijas. The Restaurant is quite small with great views of the mountains and sea. It is family owned and the owners greeted us when we...More

Thank agc212094
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having checked the menu we knew in advance this was going to be one of the more costly dinners during our two week stay. Most dishes were around 3-5 euros more expensive than similar menus elsewhere. However, the epithet 'You get what you pay for'...More

Thank boronet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We two had the last table available on the terrace for dinner. Very friendly and helpful front of house. Good quality ingredients cooked very well and presented in hearty portions. My sole main was the best I have eaten for quite a while,my wife had...More

Thank geraldthew
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12 April 2015|
Response from Elcaprichomijas | Property representative |
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$24 - US$51
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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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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