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Bulevard de la cala, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 49 40 65
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3:30 pm - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 3:30 pm - 12:30 am
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations

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  • 57
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
The garlic mayo....

Come here every time I come to La Cala with my Mum. We especially love the garlic mayo you get with the fresh bread to start! Food always fresh and hot. Never had a bad meal. Definitely recommend.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
localgirl030780
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Come here every time I come to La Cala with my Mum. We especially love the garlic mayo you get with the fresh bread to start! Food always fresh and hot. Never had a bad meal. Definitely recommend.

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Dublin, Ireland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We always go here when we visit La Cala de Mijas. Lovely food and great atmosphere. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone. It is a must to visit make sure you book a table.

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Neath
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

This family run restaurant simply stands out from all the rest! Forget to reserve a table here and you'll be left searching for an alternative that simply doesn't equal the charm and quality to be found in one of the area's superb dining experiences! Allonso, Christina Dani and ALL the team at this outstanding restaurant simply try their best to... More 

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Limburg
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Reading some reviews about this being a typical Spanish restaurant I had to smile a bit .. it seemed to me to be more of a an ex-pat hangout .. this time (we were also there two years ago) it was half full with Irish ex-pats. The service was quite friendly, with a bit iffy ambiance but acceptable. Of the... More 

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leeds, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Absolutely love this restaurant. It is a family run business and they are always amazing. There food is brilliant and would recommend their restaurant to anyone. It is always really busy so best to book.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 via mobile

For the past seven years 8 of us have travelled to La Cala on an annual golf week. Visiting this restaurant is one of highlights of the trip. The food is fantastic; steaks, lamb chops, paella and mussels are all highly recommended by our group, coupled with a friendly welcome, excellent service and unique surroundings this place is a must... More 

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La Cala de Mijas, Spain
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

I live just around the corner from this restaurant, but strangely, it was the last one I tried. I was frustrated with second rate food, and poor service, and found this restaurant was clean, comfortable, the food was excellent, and the staff extremely helpful and attentive. This is one you should not miss. I eat there about twice a week,... More 

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Have been to this eatery several times and have always been a warm welcome from all the family and their staff.....Try the Strawberry sauce....A good mix of local and la Cala guests.Cannot recommend too highly....Hope this review takes you there but please leave room for us to enjoy on our next visit. Interesting decorations.

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Cheshire, England
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I visited with my Husband and two other couples a couple of months ago and we all had a lovely meal. I visited again with my Husband, Son, Daughter-In-Law and two grandchildren (one is just a baby) again last night. We were welcomed both times with warmth and were very well looked after. All the food was just perfect, starters,... More 

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Calahonda, Spain
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

We visit this restaurant a couple of times a month. It is always busy the, the staff are friendly, the service is excellent and the food is good. Highly recommended!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Bulevard de la cala, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas  >  La Cala de Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 49 40 65

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish
Open Hours
Monday
3:30 pm - 12:30 am
Tuesday
3:30 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday
3:30 pm - 12:30 am
Thursday
3:30 pm - 12:30 am
Friday
3:30 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday
3:30 pm - 12:30 am

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