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La Escalera

Calle Almendro 2, 29679 Benahavis, Spain
+34 952 85 52 35
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Calle Almendro 2, 29679 Benahavis, Spain
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1 - 10 of 233 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the second time we have been to this restaurant and the food was just as good as the first time we went. The staff are incredibly helpful and friendly. The melon with the fresh cut ham and duck in orange sauce were so...More

Thank Elena J
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to this restaurant several times and I have raved about it to my husband. I took him there to celebrate his birthday in May and he loved it. It is located in Benahavis, a picturesque gastronomic village above Marbella and it has...More

Thank Sammy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible restaurant in Benahavis, well worth the journey up the hill. Great friendly staff and owner who appears on the red house wine. My only regret was l should have gone for the black berry sauce with the duck, although the orange sauce was excellent....More

1  Thank Mgunton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great trip out for a holiday lunch treat. Roast leg of lamb, sirloin steak, garlic chicken, duck breast and a child's vegetarian crepe were ordered. All excellently cooked and delivered with friendly service. Eccentric decor and owner add to the whole experience Will gladly...More

Thank Rob D
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We visited Escalera on a recent trip to Marbella, in my opinion it's the best restaurant in Benahavis. The food is fresh and always cooked to perfection. The staff are attentive and great fun, cracking jokes and pulling pranks, my sides hurt from laughing so...More

1  Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 4 May 2018

We came on Sunday lunch and the place was packed with locals. It's not a fast-food place so expect some time to spend there. But food is outstanding, well done, we had beef and lamb chops, all prefect. Service very friendly with lots of mimics/remarks,...More

1  Thank endis
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Which meant more than you can imagine. Wonderful food, staff and service. I will be back very soon. Thank you to all.

Thank holidaykh_fan
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Everything positive I read on TA played out here. We were served lovely pate with mini toasts, warm bread too. Our mains of pork loin and salmon were cooked to perfection and very tasty. The accompanying veg was acceptable but not anything special. It was...More

Thank Mi-MiMurrell
Reviewed 21 April 2018

I visited with my wife and grandson in April and this was the third time eating at this particular restaurant. Being out of season the restaurant was quiet. The service and food was still excellent with the baby lamb and suckling pig being delicious. The...More

1  Thank MalcolmPGreen
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We have been to Benahavis many times and never eaten here as it is up some steps and would feel committed once ascended ,if you understand. Anyway we were recommended the place by the patron of the previous night's restaurant and thought what the heck.When...More

1  Thank trev1limoges
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5 August 2017|
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Yes, we had no problem making a reservation on the phone in English
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Almendro 2, 29679 Benahavis, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Benahavis
  • Phone Number: +34 952 85 52 35
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