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Valparaiso Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Opened in 1984 by Raffaele Morelli and his brother Vittorio, the Valparaiso Restaurant in Mijas, Malaga, on the Costa de Sol, has created a reputation for excellent food, memorable evenings and great entertainment. Beautifully presented international dishes, served in a magical setting with sea and mountain views from a flower covered terrace, has been the key to building a faithful clientele. With a complete entertainment programme, including dinner and dancing, live music, flamenco dancing and opera, the Valparaiso has something for everyone. The restaurant is also popular with visiting celebrities and local residents alike. Celebrities such as David Beckham, Bruce Forsyth and Sean Connery
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Free Wifi
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All reviews fillet steak prawns red rose great entertainment flamenco dancers dance floor special night feel special jersey boys wonderful evening whole evening pre dinner drinks first class second to none the costa del sol live entertainment attentive service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for a birthday party with a large group, 90+! Pre dinner drinks and canapes were good. The meal itself was very good considering the numbers, prawn cocktail and melon with ham delicious as was the chicken and salmon. Good service, great atmosphere, lovely...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JWMW101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here to attend an organised group dinner/dance with eighty other people. The evening started off very well with valet parking! We were directed to where our party were gathered for a pre-dinner drink. When we sat down for the meal the restaurant coped very...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank IPBushy
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

what a lovely evening from the moment we arrived!! Free drinks snacks 4 course meal with wine, lovely staff food and ambiance loved it!! Made you feel so special can’t wait to come back see you soon! Thank you for a wonderful night

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jgchandller
Reviewed 27 December 2018

We go to this restaurant on a regular basis and love everything about it, from its friendly staff and owner to the excellent food and dining experience will be back very soon, the entertainment is excellent well done all

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank motlaisagoldens
Reviewed 18 December 2018

We had our company Christmas party here at this beautiful venue. Despite catering for such a high number of people, the service was impeccable and the food and entertainment was first class. As usual a fantastic host and hostess giving a very a personal service...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RaineyL07
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

This place is great for celebrating, fabulous atmosphere and the owner is very attentive and the perfect host , went for a good friends 70th and had a great night, good food, good service and good entertainment

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mikesol
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

I cannot understand why this restaurant is so highly rated? It is living off its past reputation and now over charges for mediocre food and has dreadful caberet singers thay are more akin to karioke! Prices are rediculously high in terms of the quality of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kingpaul100
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

We spent two evenings at this wonderful restaurant. The food was exceptional and the entertainment first class. We saw a wonderful flamenco show (my husband joined in!), and heard some great singers. The restaurant is beautiful and has such a lovely ambiance & atmosphere. Great...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jannie2001
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Another fantastic night spent with family and friends. Superb service from the moment we stepped through the door. We came to see The Rat Pack and although "Sammy" was missing, Frank and Deano put on a show! Sorry we were singing along fellas but you...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank holidayprincess_16
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

It was our daughters and son in laws first visit to Valparaiso. Now they understand why it's our favourite place in the world 😊

Date of visit: October 2018
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28 October 2018|
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Response from GeoffandShirley | Reviewed this property |
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11 July 2018|
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Response from niclsdad | Reviewed this property |
Hi If you want details about a Valparaiso wedding reception contact Sue on 0034604373981 as she arranges all the weddings for the Valparaiso Hope this helps : )
29 May 2018|
Response from RunningToTheSea2000 | Property representative |
We have entertainment every day. Thanks, Valparaiso.
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