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Restaurante Valparaiso

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Crta de Mijas km 14, 29650, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 48 59 75
19:30 - 23:30
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65 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food ambiance welcome and entertainment make the Valparaiso a must place in Mijas to visit dance eat and be entertained This is the fourth occasion we have spent in this venue and it improves like old wine every time we visit Really looking forward to Christmas night

Thank Bootrav
Rochester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved every minute of it! You have to go just to sample the hospitality. Great food and amazing host

Thank gailf861
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been customers for 29 years and it is always a treat. On our last visit it was a surprise to see that the restaurant had been redecorated and is lovelier than ever, very elegant, yet cosy. We always have a lovely warm welcome and a fantastic meal topped off with great entertainment. Thank you Raffaele and all your... More 

Thank Mark J
Rainham, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for somewhere special for our last night in Spain and came across this restaurant. What a wonderful find ❤️ The food was fantastic, the service sublime ( attentive and so friendly !) , both owners present and could not have been more helpful and anxious to ensure a positive experience - guess what ? They succeeded totally... More 

Thank Denise K
Norfolk, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Valparaiso is a truly wonderful place to spend an evening. The food and entertainment are second to none and the service is exceptional. This restaurant is owned and run by people that truly love their job. So nice to have a table for the whole evening and not feel rushed. We will certainly visit again. Many thanks Raphael and the... More 

Thank _janwoodley
Alhaurin el Grande, Spain
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440 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Valparaiso is a restaurant that has existed as long as I lived on the Costa del Sol (35 Years) Has always been good and popular. The food is very good and their shows are nice and entertaining. This is what you call a "nice" restaurant. Performing every night. When I last there, they had an Italian singer. She was very... More 

Thank Ulf-Gourmet
Newport Pagnell, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful restaurant great setting, the welcome is second to none. The attentiveness of the waiters and Raphael is wonderful. Everything runs like clockwork, plenty of choice of food, probably too much. The entertainment was polished, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jnr being particularly good. It's been 20 years since we have visited this coast, if we come agin would definitely... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Thank you for a super evening you made us very welcome good food super entertainment will come back for sure Yours Mike and Sally Eagle.

Thank michael e
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent evening with my wife and son. All of the staff were attentive and food was superb. We had music to entertain the guests which was good and would 200% return on another visit to Mijas.

1 Thank Robert M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

The best restaurant in the area - excellent food, service and entertainment You are made very welcome on arrival.

1 Thank Storm C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crta de Mijas km 14, 29650, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 48 59 75
Opened in 1984 by Raffaele Morelli and his brother Vittorio, the Valparaiso Restaurant in Mijas, Malaga, on the Costa de Sol, has created a reputation for excellent food, memorable evenings and great entertainment. Beautifully presented international dishes, served in a magical setting with sea and mountain views from a flower covered terrace, has been the key to building a faithful clientele. With a complete entertainment programme, including dinner and dancing, live music, flamenco dancing and opera, the Valparaiso has something for everyone. The restaurant is also popular with visiting celebrities and local residents alike. Celebrities such as David Beckham, Bruce Forsyth and Sean Connery and many more have paid testimony to the restaurant.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?