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El Gusto

El Bulevar, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 58 75 38
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (68 reviews)
“fajitas” (10 reviews)
“hummus” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
El Bulevar, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been going to El Gusto for 4 years now and I am never disappointed. All the refurbishment they have done in that time is lovely and they have a restaurant to be proud of. The food is delicious... I recommend the patê and...More

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met some friends for dinner, ambiance was great, light hearted and good service. Food was served in a very agreeable manner by some attentive staff. We have visited El Gusto many times over the years I can barely remember being disappointed and this visit was...More

Thank Liam T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When group visited the Costa del So/La Cala de Mijasl last year we where looking for somewhere to watch various football matches followed by dinner, thus having watched the matches in the pub attached to El Gusto we then went for dinner in El Gusto,...More

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on the 11th of November on a recommendation. Very good quality food and good choice. Gary, Bev, Joy and Neil

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have eaten a few times during the day at El Gusto and its been variable, both in food quality and service. This evening, I settled for soup and steak. Disappointing. A tough and fatty steak, and god knows what the chips were made from -...More

Thank Zoogyzoog
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is not easy to find good Italian food in other countries. Poor imitations at best. El Gusto took it to the primo level in providing a "LARGE" taste of pasta dishes and other Italian delicacies.

Thank B0bAZ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were visiting my sister and her husband in Calahonda. They have only been living there a short time but have already visited El Gusto on a couple of occasions and recommended it to us. We were not disappointed. We hadn't booked but were given...More

Thank PatrH
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Had wonderful steaks here cooked perfectly and the deserts are to die for!! Sangria goes down well too :0)

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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

It’s with huge disappointment that I write my first ever negative review on TripAdvisor but the appalling service we received on requesting a table for 5 can’t go without some feedback. We have dine at El Gusto on several occasions and can only say that...More

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Stephen P, Owner at El Gusto, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear sir I am sorry to read that you have had such a bad evening If you would be so kind as to contact me and inform me of when and what went so badly wrong I would be really grateful Please can you contact...More

Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Staff that are helpful and friendly without being overbearing, food that is cooked just right, tasty and good portion size. Try the wings and fish to follow, great meal, definitely visit again.

Thank Chris J
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melissa g
September 29, 2017|
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Response from Jane V | Reviewed this property |
Only just saw your message. Phoning to book is the best way. I believe theyre full for New Years Eve
August 5, 2017|
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Response from EdnaMinerva | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know but would imagine so as seem very forward looking Best to phone
May 23, 2017|
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Response from Evelyn H | Reviewed this property |
Yes menu outside
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Bulevar, 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 58 75 38
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