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Restaurante Messina

Avenida Severo Ochoa 12, 29603, Marbella, Spain
+34 952 86 48 95
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (69 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (26 reviews)
“petit fours” (4 reviews)
Opens in 24 min
International, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Avenida Severo Ochoa 12, 29603, Marbella, Spain
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Reviewed November 4, 2011

Whilst the restaurant is beautiful and the owner is delightful and the food is good it is very undersized and overpriced. Eat before you go.

2  Thank Gormet
Reviewed November 4, 2011

We booked in at the Restaurante Messina based on the fabulous reviews on tripadvisor, and I have to say my husband and I left bitterly disappointed. It was an expensive meal but this was not the issue. First of all the service was very attentive,...More

1  Thank Joleen22
Reviewed October 30, 2011

After three nights of eating mediocre food, we were getting to think that southern Spain did not have the culinary delights of northern Spain. Messina proved us wrong. It is a beautiful restaurant and the hostess, Pia, is the chef's wife. She is adorable and...More

Thank Nobutterface
Reviewed October 24, 2011

We had an amazing meal at Messina. Could not find any faults. Relaxing atmosphere, lovely staff, superb food. We found restaurants in Old Town expensive for what they are but Messina which was a similar price was worth every penny and an excellent experience !

Thank KristyKel
Reviewed October 22, 2011

From the 'amuse gueles' to the coffee, it was a sensational meal of unbelievable tastes and the presentation of each course was magical. With the excellent accompaniments of wines I have rarely experienced such fabulous food. The service too was excellent in a lovely chilled...More

1  Thank Susan H
Reviewed October 7, 2011

We first ate at Messina 10 years ago when it was a tiny restaurant located in the old town....it was impressive then and now even more so. Pia and Mauricio are true professionals, their food is modern, inventive, skilful and above all delicious. The new...More

5  Thank DeliciousMarbella
Reviewed October 6, 2011

I have never written a reveiw before but feel compelled to do so for this restaurant. They have it all here-fantastic food- splendid service and great ambiance, I chose it because it was supposed to be the best restuarant in Marbella, but it just might...More

1  Thank marbellamessina
Reviewed October 5, 2011

Went here for my birthday in November '10 - top notch steak, really unique starters and just generally a real experience. Fairly reasnable for what you get as well. Highly recommended.

Thank MattWebley
Reviewed September 25, 2011

A must for foodies. We went based on all the good reviews and it exceeded our expectations to such an extent, we went back 3 days later. Had the tasting menu on our first night and chose 'a la carte' on our return to see...More

Reviewed September 20, 2011

Picked this resturant based on the reviews and I have got to say it was superb. Amazing service, the tasting menu was out of this world and great value for money. The staff couldn't have been more helpful and we had a fantastic night. You...More

Thank treefrog40
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January 31, 2015|
Response from Mayte M | Reviewed this property |
i saw this to late, but can say that you were at about 5 or 10 minutes walk!! : )
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$50 - $86
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Severo Ochoa 12, 29603, Marbella, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Marbella
  • Phone Number: +34 952 86 48 95
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