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Valparaiso Restaurant

Crta de Mijas km 14 | Urb. Doña Pilar, 29650, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 48 59 75
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Opens in 19 min
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Crta de Mijas km 14 | Urb. Doña Pilar, 29650, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Happy new year 2018, the show was great, and the fireworks... amazing. Atmosphere was, despite a large amount of people, nice and cosy, and service was exellent. Food was cold or too dry, but still ok. Good place to have a party....

Thank Tapio A
Reviewed 17 November 2017

This was our LAST visit, enough is enough! having booked some weeks before we arrived to find that we were crammed in with not one but two weddings plus a floor show,the food was dreadful and just thrown at us,it was an art to maneuver...More

Thank russellandann
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Spent a evening here celebrating my mothers birthday. Could not of chose a better place. Our table of two couples and three year old twins was looked after impeccably. The service is outstanding as is the food. It’s a classic restaurant with old school manners...More

Thank Kayringo
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

My first visit to this restaurant was 39 years ago. All I can remember about that night is that I was with my parents and fell asleep in their car. It took about 29 minutes to wake me up as I had locked the doors....More

Thank Simon C
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Finally got to return to this stunning restaurant after a 10 year gap, to be welcomed by the same owner. The outlook and decor is stunning, and we sat in the bar with the biggest G&Ts imaginable. The menu was a delight, but we all...More

Thank TannedLeicester
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Price quality was quite good and the gala night was beautiful. We enjoyed the night. Might not. Be a good option for young people as the the average age of clients maybe quite high.

Thank Benibi007
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

In the summer marvellous views by the pool! We came oi november and the bar is very exotic! The diningroom ordinary and so is the kitchen! Singing every night— so and so! The menu ok but nothing special !

Thank NinniSweden
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

As a group of 11 we were blown away by the absolutely wonderful opera singer and lady vocalist. Truly superb The staff were friendly and food great. We were not rushed so comment by previous visitor about slow service does not appreciate the Spanish way...More

Thank Sindy C
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

On arrival you are greeted by friendly staff. The owner Rafael is just lovely. Greets you on arrival, takes your drinks - they make the best cocktails. Your then given nuts and olives which is a nicer taster before he goes through all the specials...More

Thank Louise E
Reviewed 27 October 2017

It seems, from other reviews, that this restaurant is either brilliant or awful! We were lucky and had a fabulous evening with delicious food, good service and a great atmosphere - I would definitely go there again next time I’m in the area.

Thank SarahB1957
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23 October 2017|
Response from vsuchevan | Reviewed this property |
entertaiment changes nightly, u can call the rest or look online, i love Falmenco & opera, its also a good DJ, many ppl dancing
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crta de Mijas km 14 | Urb. Doña Pilar, 29650, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 48 59 75
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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 and many more have paid testimony to the restaurant.
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