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El Olivo de la Cala

Calle Butiplaya, 5, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 58 75 00
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“suckling pig” (55 reviews)
“steak” (46 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (22 reviews)
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7:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle Butiplaya, 5, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Love this place we are frequent visitors every time we go back to Spain, brilliant friendly staff all happy and helpful - greeted with smiling faces every time, and well done Chefs the food is amazing and one of the tastiest menus I have had...More

Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice chilled atmosphere ,Great food , the service was excellent the pork fillet Wellington was a real highlight followed by a hot chocolate soufflé . Would highly recommend this restraunt one of the best in la Cala , we go back every time we are...More

Thank Sean F
Reviewed 6 days ago

Once again we visited Olivo this year and, as is always the case, the food was very good especially the Bar-be-cue Lamb. The staff are always attentive and well versed in reciting the specials menu! However, there are increasingly other restaurants in the area that...More

Thank Arcadian22
Reviewed 6 days ago

went as a party of six and all of us enjoyed our food and cocktails ,the service was particularly good very helpful staff.The restaurant doesn't look much from the outside so was surprised to see how big and nice it was on the inside ,can...More

Thank Nell G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food amazing, staff top notch. Service was a bit slow but ye we're on holiday. If you are near La Cala, you have to go here. Great restaurant. A must !!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing extraordinary to report - the service was OK and smiling staff. The roast lamb was nice and so was the grilled fillet. Their mushroom sauce can't be recommended - go for the bearnaise in stead. The entrecote with red wine sauce was OK. Meat...More

Thank tripcooper
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went there with my 12 year old daughter and 10 year old son for a breakfast treat in this salubrious establishment. My daughter decided to only have orange juice. My son and I ordered 2 x English breakfasts, one with scrambled and one with...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff very friendly. Menu extensive INCLUDING specials. Very good food and service. V.good value for money. 3 courses 2 bottlrs of wine 2 extra glasses of wine and a g+t for €180. This was for 4 people. V.highly recommended.

Thank chrisldg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of 16 family and friends and we all had a lovely evening at El Olivio. All dishes that were presented were tasty and nice and the staff was professional and cheerful and made everybody feel welcome. Among the starters our favourites...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful restaurant and staff, everyone we spoke to could not do enough for my party. A wonderful restaurant tucked away in la cala I started with the crab, which was absolutely delicious followed by the suckling pig which melted in your mouth, beautiful....More

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Stephen K
May 28, 2017|
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Response from Clive1508 | Reviewed this property |
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Mark G
October 26, 2016|
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Response from Johngwd | Reviewed this property |
no idea
November 5, 2015|
Response from charliechan_10 | Reviewed this property |
I guess it would be, I am not sure, why don't you call them direct they speak English Dave
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Butiplaya, 5, 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 00
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