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El Mirador

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
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Avenida Fray Albino 7, 14009 Cordoba, Spain
+34 957 42 03 78
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Community of Madrid, Spain
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

The clams are fabulous, shrimps are good-especially the sauce if you are fond of spice and garlic. A bit on the hot side but delicious. Staff is very friendly, salmorejo nothing out of this world, coffee acceptable. It is just by the river so outside it has beautiful views as well. Recomendable.

Thank adkc1
New York City, New York
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185 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We were here with a tour. We were served family style. The food was not bad but it wasn't something that you would remember. Service was good. I would try to find another more memorable restaurant

Thank Patrick I
Leuven, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We stumbled upon this nice restaurant, the only one open, in the early afternoon hours of a fine August day in Cordoba. Right across the river, with an impressive view over the Old town of Cordoba, this restaurant had the most friendliest waiter I ever met. We took his suggestions (Tony) for food and were happily pleased with the output!... More 

Thank Subha S
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

We visited this Restaraunt on 9 may 2016. It was close to our hotel & rated highly by Trip Advisor. What a disappointment, 3 of our party had suckling pig, all of us left nearly all of it as it was hard, cooked at least twice & in edible. My wife had oven cooked Dorada, which was supposed to come... More 

Thank Les R
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263 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

We had coffee here whilst waiting for our guide. It was difficult to get a seat at 10.30am. and there were already queues to get served, which took quite a time. Maybe more staff needed at busier times.

Thank Tallis
La Canada Flintridge, California
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165 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2015

Tauck tour dinner in Córdoba for 39 was in El Mirador. We were warned that the portions were big. Actually, enormous. Our table of 6 green shared green salad, Manchego cheese, Russian potato salad, and grilled eggplant, all very good. Then shrimp, calamari and slow cooked bull's tail. Much more than the six of us could eat. Although the food... More 

Thank Francis S
Marbella, Costa Rica
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55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Just a walk away from old town cordoba, a ross the river, we found this quaint tapas bar. Very busy yes, but not too busy for the waiter to give advice on the menu. Good choice of food.. good location. .great evening

Thank Peter R
Newcastle, Australia
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172 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2015

This restaurant provides a good variety of tapas dishes, including some typical Spanish dishes. Service was good and quick. My only criticism lies in the fact that the white wine was served at room temperature, rather than being even slightly chilled.

Thank StayalotNewcastle
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2014

Quality , variety, service, hospitality, welcome, value for money all deserve a five star rating. Many many thanks to our friend Rafael and his colleagues for making our visits so special. We are grateful to the policeman ( chungito) who kindly recommended this special restaurant to us.

Thank Richard H
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014

We were staying at the Hisperia just up the road - and needed some calm after a battle with the old Cordoba one-way streets. El Mirador does not exactly turn your head from the outside, but once inside we enjoyed a very tasteful meal, nicely presented and good value for money. Definitely recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Spanish, European
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Fray Albino 7, 14009 Cordoba, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Cordoba  >  Cordoba
  • Phone Number: +34 957 42 03 78

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