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Fray Albino, 7, 14009 Cordoba, Spain
+34 957420378
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Unexpected Gem

We were staying at the Hisperia just up the road - and needed some calm after a battle with the old Cordoba one-way streets. El Mirador does not exactly turn your head from the outside, but once inside we enjoyed a very tasteful meal, nicely presented and good value for money. Definitely... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 7, 2014
Andrew P
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Quality , variety, service, hospitality, welcome, value for money all deserve a five star rating. Many many thanks to our friend Rafael and his colleagues for making our visits so special. We are grateful to the policeman ( chungito) who kindly recommended this special restaurant to us.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We were staying at the Hisperia just up the road - and needed some calm after a battle with the old Cordoba one-way streets. El Mirador does not exactly turn your head from the outside, but once inside we enjoyed a very tasteful meal, nicely presented and good value for money. Definitely recommend.

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161 restaurant reviews
215 helpful votes 215 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Tapas plates are big, we dinned there as a group of 26. We selected different plates. Our favorites top to bottom: fried cauliflower, octopus in the Galician style, shrimp in garlic and olive oil, and potato omelette Least favorite: roasted red pepper, fried fish platter, anchovies and spicy sausage Dishes to avoid: Iberian pork loin in sauce (extremely salty) Wine:... More 

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medellin
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99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

we had the chance to try the dish of the day, which was a delicious paella input, followed by a grilled fish. In my opinion the quality of the food (we were a group of 12 people) was very good, also at that time they had great demand from other customers.

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Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

Enjoyed lots of tapas with the rest of our tour group. Can recommend the aubergines! The waiters helped to make it a fun night!

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Edmonton, Canada
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012

We loved the tapas and desserts. Amazing! It was suggested by the hotel to come here and are we glad we did.

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Columbia, SC
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192 helpful votes 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

Yes, the location near the Roman bridge and the traditional house and attentive wait staff are all wonderful, but it is the food that is exceptional. A group of us enjoyed tapas after tapas in fine Andalusian style--stand-outs included the red roasted peppers with tuna, tiny shrimp in a light broth, and anchovies (don't think of American canned oily anchovies--fresh... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2011

The restaurant is conveniently located on the riverside, 200 m far from the roman brdge that gives access to the mazquita area and all the historic attractions of the town. But unlike the other restaurants nearby its prices are very honest and the atmosphere is quite of a place for locals than for tourists. The food is good and personnel... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2008

El Mirador is an excellent Andalusian restaurant just down the street from the Hotel Hesperia Cordoba. We dined on a massive house mixed green salad, shrimp tortillitas (thin fritters), veal steak, and duck confit with blueberries. All were excellent and portions were massive. Washed down with a bottle of Marque de Caceres wine and a bottle of mineral water, the... More 

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  • Address: Fray Albino, 7, 14009 Cordoba, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Cordoba  >  Cordoba
  • Phone Number: +34 957420378

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