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Chiringuito Arroyo

Plaza Andres Arroyo Blanco s/n, end of C/ Torremolinos. | Next to the kid's pirate ship, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 49 20 33
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“sardines” (18 reviews)
“fresh fish” (13 reviews)
“paella” (19 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Plaza Andres Arroyo Blanco s/n, end of C/ Torremolinos. | Next to the kid's pirate ship, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Cannot come to La Cala without coming here for their mixed paella, absolutely phenomenal. Rosada and other fish are great too. Service is always good and staff friendly

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely love this restaurant. The food is delicious, fresh, tasty and reasonably priced. The portions are large and the quality is great. They can’t ever do enough to ensure you have got everything you need. The traditional fish and seafood dishes are our favourites and...More

Thank Natasha O
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Very delicious food and excellent, friendly and quickly service. I can absolutely recommend the dish 'Calamares Plancha' and also the bread with delicious garlic aioli! The prices are very good! The location are superb, right on the beach with a lovely seaview.

Thank JannikNordahl
JAZambrano, Propietario at Chiringuito Arroyo, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thank you for your opinion on our business, we appreciate your input and are glad you enjoyed your visit

Reviewed 13 December 2017

Chiringuito Arroyo is right on the lovely beach at la Cala where you can sit on the terrace overlooking the sea if you’re lucky enough to bag a table. The menu is mainly fish and seafood although there are alternatives. We’ve visited several times and...More

Thank KentGlobetrotters
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We hate love love this place its always our first port of call after landing in Malaga en route for Marbella. It is an unprepossessing beach cafe right on a beautiful beach on Mijas Costa. We have been several times and the food and service...More

1  Thank AverageMum2015
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely place to sit and sip sangria and beers. Really enjoyed relaxing on a hot sunny day. Service was good.

Thank Elliep59
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Great paella. Basic furniture right on the beach. Very casual. But great food and drink. Visited twice.

1  Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Quite possibly the best seafood lunch I've had. Whitebait, mixed platter, garlic prawns and a side of bread with aioli was absolutely tremendous washed down with a gorgeous glass of house white. Thank you Will definitely be back

1  Thank barrymac82
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

There were 72 of us the day after our daughter’s wedding. As she was marrying an Irishman it seems the custom is to provide for guests the next day too. So we approached Chirringuito Arroyo to see if they could cater for us-they could, unhesitatingly...More

Thank GlobetrottingTeach
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The food at the chiringuito was excellent, good portions and reasonably priced. We had fish, prawns and squid washed down with a pint of the local beer.

1  Thank Suraj C
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4 January 2015|
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Response from Karen R | Reviewed this property |
I hope that you found Arroya open, they usually are. However, here are their contact details: Telephone +34 952 49 20 33 Or their website
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Andres Arroyo Blanco s/n, end of C/ Torremolinos. | Next to the kid's pirate ship, 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 20 33
Beachside restaurant in La Cala de Mijas. Fresh fish daily, great paellas, friendly atmosphere, open all day from March though November.
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