We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Don Leone

$$$$
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
Muelle Ribera | Local 44/46, 29600 Marbella, Spain
+34 952811716
Add hours for Don Leone and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: The famous Don Leone is a classic restaurant in the history of Puerto...
The famous Don Leone is a classic restaurant in the history of Puerto Banús. Its privileged front line location allows diners to sit on its terrace and enjoy the daytime and nightlife of this part of the Costa del Sol. It offers traditional Italian cuisine using first class ingredients, with undeniable Spanish touches. The varied menu includes fresh pastas, pizzas, mixed fried fish and vegetarian options, not forgetting the long wine list. The average price is 40 Euros.
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 65 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 16
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
a complete "Change of Style" Restaurant

Don Leone has been in Puerto Banus more or less since the Port was built about 40 years ago. It was originally probably the most expensive "Fine Dining" Restaurant in the Port. Some years ago business must have declined to such an extent that the Owners [ I am not sure if it was the original... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
peter g
,
Marbella, Spain
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
Add Photo Write a Review

65 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Marbella, Spain
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Don Leone has been in Puerto Banus more or less since the Port was built about 40 years ago. It was originally probably the most expensive "Fine Dining" Restaurant in the Port. Some years ago business must have declined to such an extent that the Owners [ I am not sure if it was the original Owners or if it... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ireland
Top Contributor
132 reviews 132 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

I touch on the pricey side, but given the location what can you expect? Very solid good Italian fair and Impeccable service.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ghent, Belgium
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Very good Italian Restaurant located at Porta Banus with view on the yachts. Food of excellent quality, i ordered a pasta Don Leone with lobster and Caviar for 20 EUR and it was one of the best i ever ate. My son ate Pizza and was very satisfied. Absolutely a topper for Marbella.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Southampton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

Ate here whilst on holiday in the area and have to say it was pretty good. There was a slight error with our starter but this was quickly rectified. I had the main of leg of lamb which was very nice and the other half had chicken dish which she said was good. Portions are quite big and it's not... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Large airy modern Italian restaurant. easy access in the port . Great food at affordable prices. Proper Italian dishes not the basic pizza pasta. Comfy chairs and nice feel

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dewsbury
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I used to eat at The old Don Leone for many years, this was the first time since the change. Service was good but food not what it used to be. I think the only thing the same is the name don't think I will be rushing back!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
104 reviews 104 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Nice food, I chose a couple of starters as Italian is not really my thing but they were nice, the Prawn dish was beautifully presented. My friend chose the Onions rings, and be warned you get loads! Could easily be shared between 2. Had a nice bottle of wine, and very reasonably priced too.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

food was very good, good menu choice.staff were polite and helpful. very quick turnaround. would eat here again.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Had pizza for 2 and bottle of wine at lunch. Was really nice, very fresh ingredients, clean restaurant, lovely staff and very efficient. Had a lovely meal, would recommend. :-)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brighton, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

The food is gorgeous the pasta tastes very fresh, pizza good. Anybody can go here and the staff are extremely helpful and friendly. It is very pricey but no more than any other on Marbella front. About 16 euros for a pasta dish. Definitely worth a trip if your in banus.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Don Leone also viewed

Marbella, Costa del Sol
Marbella, Costa del Sol
 
Marbella, Costa del Sol
 

Been to Don Leone? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Muelle Ribera | Local 44/46, 29600 Marbella, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Marbella
  • Phone Number: +34 952811716

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 44 - 65
  • Cuisine: Italian

Description

The famous Don Leone is a classic restaurant in the history of Puerto Banús. Its privileged front line location allows diners to sit on its terrace and enjoy the daytime and nightlife of this part of the Costa del Sol. It offers traditional Italian cuisine using first class ingredients, with undeniable Spanish touches. The varied menu includes fresh pastas, pizzas, mixed fried fish and vegetarian options, not forgetting the long wine list. The average price is 40 Euros.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Don Leone staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?