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El Cortijillo

Bulevard de la cala | boulevar de la cala, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 49 40 65
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“paella” (39 reviews)
“lamb chops” (7 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bulevard de la cala | boulevar de la cala, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
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1 - 10 of 241 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Every time we eat here all of us are impressed with our meal. Very friendly staff and the price is right! There is a lot of choice and we usually get too full on the excellent starters. Definitely recommend this restaurant!

2  Thank yerning4us
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another 5* for Cortijillo! Haven't got any more to say than its always my favourite meal in la cala.

2  Thank localgirl030780
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been twice in the last fortnights holiday. Food is excellent and kristina and her family are charming. My most favourite restaurant for any occasion. Always busy so book in advance

1  Thank Terrifoggin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying at a nearby golf resort and a review of our resort recommended this little restaurant so we decided to give it a try and we were not disappointed and ended up going three times. This small family run restaurant is superb. The...More

2  Thank Terry R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend this restaurant, Danny and Cristina make you so welcome, the food is great quality home cooked food with amazing desserts made my the Mother of the family. Wine is also good quality!

1  Thank Kwidges
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic meal. Fabulous good food. I had a melon & ham starter which was massive enough for 2 to share. My husband had the lamb chops with sautéed potatoes fresh vegetables at a cost 16 euros cooked to perfection. I had the...More

2  Thank Alisonobrien2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant restaurant and friendly staff. Good food. We enjoyed the mixed salad and gazpacho for starters. The mixed fish was good. The sole was nice if a little overdone. Very good value house wine and a digestif served on the house added to an enjoyable...More

1  Thank Geraldine O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was fine, one of the only restaurants my boyfriend and I said we wouldn't return to. Expensive but we didn't feel it was worth it. We were given one tiny serving of butter for about 10 slices of bread and when we asked for...More

Thank H0lidays17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second visit as we picked this after reviews from tripadvisor. The food was of good quality and the service to match. The deserts were made by the mother of the waitress who I presumed owned the restaurant. I would recommend goat's cheese...More

1  Thank haroon s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I always come here when we are in La Cala. The people here are lovely, the company is great, and the food is always excellent.

2  Thank sparey4
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August 11, 2016|
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Response from antarticexpedition | Reviewed this property |
I won't as I was a customer. Sorry. Please contact the restaurant for bookings. You won't be disappointed
Peter L
July 20, 2016|
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Response from colin p | Reviewed this property |
You probably can but best to get in touch with restaurant Thanks
Vikram D
June 30, 2016|
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Response from kevwest | Reviewed this property |
Hi - we also just turned up on spec , busy night but they fitted the 4 of us inside. Hope it all works out OK,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $23
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
3:30 pm - 12:30 am
3:30 pm - 12:30 am
3:30 pm - 12:30 am
3:30 pm - 12:30 am
3:30 pm - 12:30 am
3:30 pm - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bulevard de la cala | boulevar 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
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