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Restaurante Jose Jiminez

Carretera Penoncillo N 340 | Calle Penoncillo S/N, Torrox, Spain
+34 952 53 08 69
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sardines” (11 reviews)
“fresh fish” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Carretera Penoncillo N 340 | Calle Penoncillo S/N, Torrox, Spain
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 8 October 2017

We have been in Andalusia for 12 days and found the best fish and food in general at this restaurant - only 200m away from our accomodation but sadly at the last evening. At after season this restaurant was very empty and looked very unspecial,...More

Thank Duvodas
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Lunch on the beach! Spent another wonderful afternoon with family at Jose Jiminez. We ordered the Mussels, Sardines, Aubergines & Fried Cod to share, everything was perfect. Highly recommend visiting, the setting is just lovely and the staff are very welcoming and friendly. We will...More

Thank Hayley C
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Having eaten regularly at the nearby Almanzor we were disappointed to find in June 2017 there was a complete change of personnel. Trying out Jose Jiminez we discovered Maria and her family had taken over the bigger premises and the menu has also moved with...More

2  Thank Noel H
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Checked out this restaurant after reading a few Tripadvisor reviews. When we first arrived, my husband thought it was a typical tourist restaurant but as the day went on, many Spanish families came and the place was bustling with activity. We ordered a grilled sole...More

2  Thank disillusion20
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The location was nice directly on the beach. We love seafood. We had ordered grill fish, grill cutlefish, French fries and Gambas pil pil. Gambas pil pil was excellent. The other dishes were average. The service was ok.

3  Thank Phi77
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

A group of friends spent a day at the beach nearby this restaurant and we came here to have lunch and dinner. The food and the service were perfect and the prices reasonable. Totally recommended!

1  Thank Rafael E
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Delighted to find such a well located restaurant (it's almost in the waves) that has a good selection of meat and vegetarian dishes as I am allergic to fish and shellfish. Good selection of wines. The tortillas are made for sharing.

1  Thank dritherdon
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

As usual this place is always busy great for sardines and any fish very quick service also the oil oil is very good and the house wine

Thank annabellashop
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

This place does not look that inviting from the road but once you are on the beach side of the restaurant it's lovely - right on the beach itself. We had dinner of fried aubergines , freshly made with the local black honey and then...More

Thank geoffers10
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Probably would have driven straight by but we were recommended this place fro great sardines. Its on N340 directly opposite the turning to Torrox camping. Very friendly service and good menu. The sardines were to die for and also very good Paellas, not to mention...More

Thank bobbymoore06
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Penoncillo N 340 | Calle Penoncillo S/N, Torrox, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Torrox
  • Phone Number: +34 952 53 08 69
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