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El Capricho

Calle Canos 5, 29650, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 48 51 11
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“paella” (23 reviews)
“avocado salad” (5 reviews)
“crepes” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Calle Canos 5, 29650, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having checked the menu we knew in advance this was going to be one of the more costly dinners during our two week stay. Most dishes were around 3-5 euros more expensive than similar menus elsewhere. However, the epithet 'You get what you pay for'...More

Thank boronet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We two had the last table available on the terrace for dinner. Very friendly and helpful front of house. Good quality ingredients cooked very well and presented in hearty portions. My sole main was the best I have eaten for quite a while,my wife had...More

Thank geraldthew
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked in off the street. Very attentive staff. Lovely terrace overlooking the valley. Food was really good. Would defiantly return if in Mijas. Really enjoyable meal

Thank Sharon E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

8 of us had an amazing meal paella is best I’ve had. Staff and owner are so friendly and nothing was too much trouble. If your in Mijas defiantly a must go.

Thank suzy h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We regularly walk along the boardwalk to this restaurant and it never fails to provide great food and service If we just want drinks it’s never a problem and the view is great .. whatever the weather Classy beach restaurant - highly recommend it

Thank Clynchy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the tourist menu for lunch. This was excellent a 3 course meal at a very reasonable price. Woud certainly recommend

Thank Ronald T
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Many jay Pueblo last year on a day visit but waned to return for a holiday. We had lunch at El Capricho last year and a special Pil Pil Prawns for starters and a mixed paella. Both were amazing as was the wine....More

Thank Lauraine S
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Aim for a table on the balcony - they always squeeze us in - worst case is a little wait - we love the food and they always make it fun. The veal chop is an epic slab of tender pink and the crepes are...More

Thank Duncan D
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great dinner for two a warm night in July! The service and the food was brilliant and the view from the cozy terrace is beautiful! We can definitely recommend El Capricho!

Thank Jens M
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Over the years this restaurant has never let me down Great position the open terrace has good views of both the village and the hills Excellent paella The best prawns pil-pil (extra chilli not a problem - just ask) Good quality ingredients far better than...More

Thank EeeEngland
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12 April 2015|
Response from Elcaprichomijas | Property representative |
Monday to Saturday from 12:00 to 15:30 and 19:00 to 23:00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$52
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Canos 5, 29650, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 48 51 11
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Family, small but cozy restaurant. Inside the typical Andalusian and private terrace overlooking the town and the Mijas Mountain.
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