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Meson de Calahonda

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Centro Comercial El Zoco | Centro comercial El Zoco, 29649 Sitio de Calahonda, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 93 21 00
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best kept secret in Calahonda , Small family run restaurant with great food and superb range of wines. Always a great welcome from Manuel and Rafael . This restaurant is always full so need to reserve a table , can't recommend this restaurant enough my favourite in Spain .

Thank Siestapvc
Bristol, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited after good reviews, but wished we hadn't bothered! We had to wait 15 minutes for the menu and eventually had to call the waiter to come and take our order. The food arrived promptly but was nothing outstanding. We then had to wait another 20 minutes for the dessert menu and had to call the waiter over again.... More 

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Loch Lomond, Scotland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saw it on tripadvisor and it merits its high status and positive reviews. In the area for a week and ate two nights here and would recommend it. Starters of Chicken salad and also the peppers in seafood sauce were very good and the main course of Goulash was excellent. The complimentary caramel liqueur was a nice touch at the... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Long established and respected small restaurant in El Zoco. Great food and choice of wines, though the house wine is always pretty good. Manolo and Rafa very cheery and helpful. Food is European with hints of Spanish flavours. May need to book as it is always busy

Thank James S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Final night in Calahonda and the best place to spend it in here. The Ronda wine was superb and balanced well with our food. Thank you Rafael and Manuel.

Thank oddies6
Fulton, Maryland
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

My wife and I headed to Meson de Calahonda after reading a couple of reviews on the excellent Cochinillo (suckling pig). Although the restaurant took a little while to find (we were walking from our resort across the street), we were happy to see the quaint dining room and comfortable outside patio. The staff are very welcoming, and an amuse... More 

Thank Chris C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

This cosy restaurant offers great food and good service. Tried the rabbit wrapped in bacon - really good.

Thank Lars A
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

Lovely restaurant, friendly staff, good atmosphere and most importantly good food. We both had steaks and they were cooked exactly the way we asked for them.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

The food is excellent and the staff are very friendly. Nothing is to much trouble. Would recommend it.

Thank ADW1949
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

Fabioso Lovely meal and lovely staff Just brilliant and food Had rabbit and fab free drink at end of meal Mel

Thank melanie232323

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centro Comercial El Zoco | Centro comercial El Zoco, 29649 Sitio de Calahonda, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas  >  Sitio de Calahonda
  • Phone Number: +34 952 93 21 00
The Meson De Calahonda is located at the open Shopping Center (El Zoco) in the Urbanización Calahonda. It is decorated in a rustic Spanish Style.Our cuisine is a blend between the traditional Spanish style and a Mediterranean touch.We are a Spanish,Traditional Restaurant with moré that 20 years of experience!! Highly Recommended¡We Would like to invite you to try our mediterránean cuisine!!All our products are fresh and homemade!Lovely Food & Quality Prices.Excelence Wines Selection.

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