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El Olivo de la Cala

Calle Butiplaya 5, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 58 75 00
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“suckling pig” (63 reviews)
“steak” (61 reviews)
“crab” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Calle Butiplaya 5, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were staying in a hotel just outside of la Cala & decided to walk in to the village, we saw el olivio down a quiet side street & decided to give it a try. We were not disappointed, the staff were friendly & welcoming,...More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 4 days ago

Super atmosphere, really friendly and helpful staff and ....... fantastic food. Been here several times and never been disappointed. So good we are booked in again. The menu is well thought out and will suit all tastes although the staff will go that extra mile...More

Thank angiecameron24
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited 3 nights out of our 7 nt visit. Food superb abd excellent. Loved it. Will be back in october. Very busy always. Mr & Mrs clarke

Thank MelReg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and 5 friends booked to eat at El Olivo for a hen party and the staff were amazing. I needed gluten free food and they were very knowledgable and helpful, the gluten free bread was delicious. The staff got involved in all our hen...More

Thank Ellie O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visited this restaurant on our holiday in Mijas. This restaurant is about 25min away from where we was staying however I am super happy we have went there. Reservation recommended even so we were lucky without it. We were one of the first...More

Thank serzante
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited 7 years ago and enjoyed the restaurant then, returned this month to find it still delivering good value, very tasty dishes. The staff are attentive and overall service was excellent. Food selection is great with specials changing regularly. Better value than most of the...More

Thank rwarri
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for dinner. Great place, amazing steaks. Attentive service. A new favourite for us. We will be returning.

Thank drapes1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on Easter Sunday and once again the food was very good. I asked for the plates to be hot as on our previous visit they were luke warm.. They were roasting so the food kept it’s heat. All food was tasty. The...More

Thank Jackiee19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful evening here. The food was exceptional as was the service. It's not too touristy despite the location in a very touristy area. I would highly recommend

Thank greconj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First class place great food very well organised. A mixture of classic dishes with a Spanish theme, with delicious Chef specials!

Thank Rogmar14
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John C B
7 January 2018|
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we have never been at lunch time but their website shows open 0700 to 2300 today:- elolivodelacala Menu elolivodelacala
Noeleen B
23 November 2017|
Response from JulieHolidays22 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. If in a large crowd but I wouldn’t recommend for only two people but somewhere more intimate. Julie x
Noeleen B
23 November 2017|
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Response from LiverpoolLass1412 | Reviewed this property |
Meium priced I'd say! Cost approx euros 80 for 2 of us with wine & meal. Same as London/ major cities.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
19:00 - 23:00
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19:00 - 23:00
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19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Butiplaya 5, 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 58 75 00
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