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Ma 4100 km 4 s/n | Trabuco-Alfarnate road, 29313 Villanueva del Trabuco, Spain
+34 652 23 22 69
Thu - Fri 20:00 - 12:00
Sat - Sun 13:00 - 12:00
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Province of Malaga, Spain
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I visited El Molino Jabonero with a group of friends for an olive oil tasting and a talk after which we had lunch. These can be booked on their website. It was a very cold day with snow on the mountains. We entered the dining room, where there was a big wood fire. Our host put embers from the fire... More 

Thank Marye S
jotadege, Propietario at Molino Jabonero, responded to this review

Thanks for your message. Hope to see you soon. More 

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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Whilst I love all the restaurants in this area this is a that bit more special. The food is a bit more high end than the other places and more Emphasis is on the presentation too. Plus my dish was served with wild rice rather than chips. The setting is an old olive mill and the owners are lovely. And... More 

Thank live4myhols
jotadege, Propietario at Molino Jabonero, responded to this review

Thanks for your opinion, its a pleasure to have so special guest in our house, wish you come back as soon as posible best regards More 

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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Hidden gem .... Visited with guests from El Rancho great food wonderful staff Olive oil produced here.... You have to look hard to find but well worth the search....

1 Thank Mark H
Villanueva del Rosario, Spain
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92 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

This is a very unique experience, a restaurant miles from anywhere in an old venta (inn) and good, honest Spanish food, the suckling lamb makes the journey through magnificent mountain scenery worthwhile

Thank Yvonne W
Malaga, Spain
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Just returned from a fantastic lunch at Molino Jabonero, the restaurant is set in the stunning countryside of Villanueva Del Trabuco in an old converted olive mill. From the moment we were greeted by German we couldn't have been made more welcome. The food and service is second to none, very innovative dishes alongside traditional Andalucian age old recipes ensured... More 

1 Thank Glory S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$43
Mediterranean, Spanish, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only
Good for
Open Hours
13:00 - 12:00
20:00 - 12:00
20:00 - 12:00
13:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ma 4100 km 4 s/n | Trabuco-Alfarnate road, 29313 Villanueva del Trabuco, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Villanueva del Trabuco
  • Phone Number: +34 652 23 22 69
Molino Jabonero is more than a tourism destiny, its part of Andalucia's history and offers 1 self catering house "cortijo" the typical andalusian rural house, beautifully designed in the old country style but with all the facilities of nowdays. but not only: Molino Jabonero is also a restaurant with a great variety of wonderful dishes, all prepared in the traditional manner. From the highest quality beef to the freshest iberican pork, salads, vegetarians dishes and many other specialities of the house to choose from. and the best wine selection in the area.

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