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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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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (26 reviews)
“fresh fish” (13 reviews)
“boquerones” (6 reviews)
Closed today
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 28 September 2018 via mobile

We were well dressed, wanted some coffee and drinks after having had amazing food in a tapas bar. We politely asked for and got a table and were ignored for ten minutes despite really trying to order but the waiters admired their shoes instead of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Eatthemeat
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

I visit LaCala 2 or 3 times a year and my first meal is always in Arroyo. The seafood is so fresh, the staff and service are excellent

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank paulmccartan
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We have visited La Cala for many years and we visit Arroyo several times during our stay. This year we were pleased to find that the quality of food was still of a high standard. Sea bass cooked on the bbq was tremendous, really fresh....More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Jeffweare
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Love this place, staff are so friendly and hardworking, paella is great and a few varieties of sangria, lovely to sit on the beach and eat and you can sit there for hours, so relaxed. All the food comes out clean and fresh, would recommend...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sharon19572016
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant with my family and was surprised of the quality of the food. Had no real expectations, but it was really good food. I had the paella and the flavors was fresh and felt homemade, exactly how I wanted it. Rest of the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Sillen7
Reviewed 24 July 2018

okay this is just another chiringuito no better no worse if you take that on board in a holiday frame of mind then you will enjoy because that's not what you will get back home unless you live in a coastal town

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank humerous60
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Family run business with experienced staff. Food constantly comes out good, quick and portions reasonable. Seafood naturally great, salads and fresh BBQ fish terrific. Wines selection good, sangria in three flavours...(cava, red & white) Always a big smile from Carlos having plenty of time for...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank WindsorBob6
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

The beach bar restaurant is situated on the beach at La Cala. You can rent sun 2x beds and parasol for €10 per day. The food is very good, averagely priced. The service is also good, if not a little muddled at times. You have...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank jimbobwillis6
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We ate dinner here and were really disappointed. Avocado with shrimps was basicly avocado and shrimps, nothing else. Avocado was just sliced on the plate with five small shrimps. Totally tasteless and 9€. Then the "four cheese pizza"...really!?? It was a small "pizza" and looked...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Evabe13
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

This is a must visit if you fancy some authentic paella and fried fish in a lovely location on the beach. Absolutely beautiful

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 862deirdreb
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4 January 2015|
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Response from F2398WXkarenr | 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, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids
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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