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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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good food and wine, house-tapas and paella. Nice place with Spanish climate and music, friendly team 🙂prices on "ekonomic" level. We've just booked the table for Saturday night.

Thank Eliza W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food, best service, great atmosphere! The staff were helpful and friendly. Rafa in particular was amazing. Lovely evening dining in a great place.

Thank James W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Why is this place so good ! 1.Superb traditional Spanish food at reasonable prices . 2.Great waiters always attentive to your needs. 3. Unprecedented Knowledge of wines with excellent selection. 4.Fantastic family run business , always full , must book reservation. 5. There is a reason why this has been no 1 for so long.

Thank Siestapvc
Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tapas starter enough to share and excellent steaks. Paella was very good too. Nice choice of wines. Service a little slow

Thank Tris2014
Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not wanting to think our first visit was a "one off" we made it a priority to return to meson de Calahonda hoping firstly that we wouldn't be disappointed and secondly that the meal would be as good as the first visit and thankfully we weren't let down !! The food was as delicious, with completely different meals, the hospitality... More 

1 Thank Treborddot
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing dining experience well away from the crowded Puerto Banus! Would strongly recommend anyone to try this restaurant... Also fantastic wine collection with the waiter Rafa helping us chose to right wine with his great knowledge!

Thank Tiago S
Solihull, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this early on in the evening. This is a small restaurant with a very dark interior and lots of knick-knacks collecting dust! We were asked if we had booked – we hadn’t – and were grudgingly shown to a table. We were given two appetisers- Olives and Cauliflower Soup. We started with Garlic bread and our mains were... More 

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Banstead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had to try this restaurant with all the positive reviews, and can confirm that it is indeed very good. They were virtually full and we were kept waiting a little longer than I would have preferred but they gave us a sample of soup to try whilst waiting. When the food arrived it was lovely, with the lamb dish superb.... More 

Thank Marianne B
Berrien Springs, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Alert, I went into this restaurant wanting to try the traditional food Paella (rice with meat dish) but I have pork and fish allergies. The chef made me a chicken paella from scratch. It was paletable with the addition of lemon juice and salt. My hisband had the lamb and diacovered that the gravy it was hidden in made it... More 

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Sitio de Calahonda, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second trip to Meson de Calahonda and it was as wonderful as the first time we went. The food and service were excellent and the attention to detail made it a great evening.

Thank Angela C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
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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