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Reviewed 16 March 2020

This restaurant has been in the same family for over 40 years we learnt. The owner is a charming man for whom nothing is too much trouble. The food was tasty and the service was very good. There is a gallery of photos of various...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 10 March 2020

This long time favorite serves traditional fare on a cozy terrace or inside the more elegant dining room. The service is friendly, the food ok but the singing or disco-like music can be annoying if you want to talk to someone not sitting right next...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 6 March 2020

Valparaiso is the place most people know when it comes to a restaurant. Food is good, but in particular, there is often live music or other types of entertainment. And the Italian owner makes sure that you are served correctly.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 19 February 2020

My wife asks “ where shall we go for valentines – I want to dance.” This narrows the options down considerably, but top of my list is Valparaiso. Excellent Italian Cuisine, entertainment, ambience, and the ebullient duo of Raffaele and Vittorio Morelli who have created...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 26 January 2020

If you like to be treated like you were the Queen of Ingland, you love excellent Italian food, want to have a romantic dinner - this is the place. The Italian brothers know the restaurant business and make your stay especially wonderful. Don't miss this...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 21 January 2020

This time we decided to have our Christmas Dinner here. The ambience in this restaurant is second to none and the welcome is wonderfully warm and attentive. Raphael is an eighth wonder of the world! No-one meets and greets and looks after his clientelle like...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 8 January 2020 via mobile

We went to the restaurant in a group of about 30 people for a Christmas Dinner. The food, drink and service was excellent and the entertainment was brilliant. We had a great afternoon which was enjoyed by everyone. Thanks to all the staff for making...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 7 January 2020

I have lost count of the amount of times I've been to the Valparaiso and have alway said it was my favourite place on earth - not a bad accolade from someone who has travelled extensively. I've also lost track of how many people i've...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 6 January 2020 via mobile

Lovely meal with lovely views. More than happy to attend this place again. We’ve been a few times over the years. Entertainment wise, you’re bound to cringe slightly but the food, staff and views are more that worth the money.

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed 1 January 2020 via mobile

Well we should have known when they took the money before we ordered!!! We (stupidly) booked a New Year’s Eve table because a fried of a friend told us they did a really good party! The cost was reassuringly high at an eyewatering €190 -...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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30 July 2019|
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Response from DebsMLee | Reviewed this property |
I would say this wouldn't be a problem. My kids were with us, as were other children. A tiny toddler was dancing on the dance floor all night.
3 July 2019|
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Response from MyTyGy | Reviewed this property |
Sorry last answer was for bistro Michael is Fuengirola. See menu on their website.
28 October 2018|
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Response from penguin001 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the restaurant would cater for them very well.
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    How is Valparaiso Restaurant rated?
    Valparaiso Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5