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El Cortijillo

Bulevard de la cala, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 49 40 65
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (45 reviews)
“jacket potato” (3 reviews)
“pork fillet” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Bulevard de la cala, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked about as much as we wanted and just settled into this "luncheon" site. We were delighted with the results even after having two meals returned for thorough cooking.(The burgers were too rare). They were tasty and sizeable portions for a median price.

Thank B0bAZ
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant , we have been going to it for years. You will get a great meal and won’t be hungry afterwards. The pork fillet with mushroom sauce is a favourite. Needs to freshen up the menu It is a little pricy € 4.70 for...More

Thank WillieDublin
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We noticed how busy this restaurant was when we were passing so arrnged to go there and we weren't disappointed. The food was lovely, the service excellent. The interior looks chaotic in a good and interesting sort of way, adding to the atmosphere.

Thank Clive480077
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Always visit El Cortijillo when in la Cala , this visit was as wonderful as usual , the food was excellent at a very reasonable price . Danny and Christina are so good with our children , always chat to them to find out all...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Popped in one evening and found the staff and food super!!!! gets very busy but know wonder. The one small thing I must add. Not sure the staff have been using the electronic table billing but our bill had a vodka and another drink from...More

1  Thank mark c
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Ahhh what can i say. My favourite La Cala restaurant. Come here every time without fail. The fishermans hake must be the best dish in La Cala. Wonderful staff, great with kids. This is a must try. Please go and see for yourselves...

1  Thank Colin H
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Visit La Cala several times a year, always try and get in as the family and food is first class and excellent value for money, golf trip in 2 weeks, the guys insist we visit and always have to have the paella, never fails to...More

2  Thank parkinsonj63
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Excelent food and cosy ambiance. Inpeccable service and friendly personnel. Not to be missed. Quality to price very good.

1  Thank Jacinto S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We have been here on numerous occasions and are always pleased with the service, the food and the atmosphere. A family owned and run establishment that has been here for many years. Very popular so you may need to book in advance in the high...More

2  Thank JWP26
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Every year it is the same. Great food and very friendly owners. Family run and perfect for families.

Thank Simon W
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Roderick H
3 September 2017|
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Response from Anthony L | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is in the centre of La Cala. Where exactly are the apartments you're staying in?
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11 August 2016|
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Response from antarticexpedition | Reviewed this property |
I won't as I was a customer. Sorry. Please contact the restaurant for bookings. You won't be disappointed
Peter L
20 July 2016|
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Response from colin p | Reviewed this property |
You probably can but best to get in touch with restaurant Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
15:30 - 00:30
15:30 - 00:30
15:30 - 00:30
15:30 - 00:30
15:30 - 00:30
15:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bulevard de la cala, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas  >  La Cala de Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 49 40 65
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