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El Cortijillo

Paseo San Cristobal 8, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
+34 958 63 16 10
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (5 reviews)
“cheesecake” (2 reviews)
“tapas” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Paseo San Cristobal 8, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
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Reviewed 8 December 2016

Last time we came to this restaurant it was for a full meal but lately we have taken to stopping by different places for Tapas and a drink while we are out on our nightly walk. Our first Tapas was baked fish, shrimp and potatoes...More

Thank Kei P
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Was so disappointed with our meal here. It has a good reputation but when we visited on a busy Saturday night it did not live up to the hype. Assume it was the main chefs night off. The service left a lot to be desired...More

Thank Sally Y
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

On the front in Almunecar, and very busy, so we booked. Reserve a table outside I'd suggest if you visit in summer. Shared a mixed seafood dish which was superb, and very large. Started with a prawn pilpil, again cooked very well. They do have...More

Thank Teejay99
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Third time within six months that we have visited this restaurant and it's been consitently good on all occasions. The shellfish platter is one of the most impressive i have ever seen and tasted. The black ink Paella is equally good on both visits we...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 9 June 2016

The other day my wife was getting her hair cut and during the session she had a conversation with her hairdresser about the different local restaurants they had eaten at. The hairdresser said that the best steak she had had so far was at El...More

Thank Kei P
Reviewed 1 March 2016

We had a couple of drinks at the bar and will certainly be going back. The free tapas were excellent, great quality and lots of it. The food going to the diners in the restaurant looked fabulous.

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 7 February 2016

We visited this restuarant last year and enjoyed our meal and have returned twice this year. The first was with a party of friends when we all enjoyed an excellent meal and friendly attentive service. We returned again on a busy Saturday night and again...More

Thank theresamac2
Reviewed 2 February 2016

Good quality menus del Dias which is welcome when there are several cheaper imitations . Good service and advice with the menu. Three courses were excellent value , house wines were good . Lamb chulettas were good and cerdo cheeks were fab. Not a fan...More

Thank Bernoise
Reviewed 11 January 2016

We have eaten here on a number of occasions in the last few months and this meal was definitely below par. As usual we had the 20 euro menu del dia. The Minestrone soup was very good, the prawn cocktail served in half a pineapple...More

1  Thank peterwV975TL
Reviewed 4 November 2015

This restaurant has en excellent position across from the promenade. There are two menu del dias at 15 and 20 euros, including a glass of wine. I had the 20 euro menu and it was very good. The prawn cocktail was half a pineapple scooped...More

Thank Geoff B
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Claire B
14 August 2016|
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Response from Mark B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, i believe it is open all year round.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo San Cristobal 8, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Almunecar
  • Phone Number: +34 958 63 16 10
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