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El Oceano Beach Hotel Restaurant

Ctra. de Cadiz A7 Km 199, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 58 75 50
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“thai fish cakes” (11 reviews)
“fillet steaks” (5 reviews)
“curry” (16 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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$$$$
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Ctra. de Cadiz A7 Km 199, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Staying in el Oceano beach club, Midas costa. Thunder and lightning outside, heavy rainfall and it is still one of the best experiences. Happy relaxed atmosphere, the owners making everyone welcome and more than attentive staff. I just never fail to have a great time...More

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OceanoAdmin, Public Relations Manager at El Oceano Beach Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Brilliant!! Thanks so much for a wonderful review!! Yes, the thunder and lightening was unusual, to say the least, especially for August. But great to hear we managed to make your holiday special! Roll on the New Year, indeed!! You're always welcome with us! Thank...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Love this place, amazing location, amazing staff and lovely Sunday lunch, sea views, atmosphere is so chilled and relaxing. We booked a room this time to enjoy the full day & nights entertainment of this hidden gem. Check the photos you can see everything in...More

Thank Mark S
OceanoAdmin, Public Relations Manager at El Oceano Beach Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Mark, for such a fantastic review!! Great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! You're welcome any time!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited the restaurant as a special treat as the previous reviews on trip advisor were very positive. I can't fault the venue, it has amazing views of the sea. The food was very tasty, but portion sizes very small. My daughter had the fish...More

1  Thank Emma W
OceanoAdmin, Public Relations Manager at El Oceano Beach Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your comments Emma. As you point out, "reviews on tripadvisor were very positive", meaning the huge majority of guests are more than happy with our service. It's a genuine shame you don't agree, but we do work very hard to maintain the...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a pleasant evening and the views were amazing. Food and drink was expensive and I think €10 for each dessert was ridiculous for the portion sizes. I think the personal touch was definitely missing especially when paying these sort of prices. Food was...More

Thank Natalie S
OceanoAdmin, Public Relations Manager at El Oceano Beach Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review, Natalie, although we are a little saddened to see just two stars. We appreciate you positive comments and wish you all the best.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our 3rd time here and we will be back again. Great service and very relaxing. This place is special. Great food in the restaurant and Great Cocktails in the Pool Bar. The Pool Bar Staff are brilliant!! Can't wait to go again!!

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OceanoAdmin, Public Relations Manager at El Oceano Beach Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

And we can't wait for you to return!! Thank you for such a wonderful review!

Reviewed 1 week ago

A special occasion absolutely ruined. The food was good to very good, the setting very nice, BUT our table was placed in the middle of the dance floor under disco lighting. One member of our party suffered a migraine from the ever changing colours and...More

4  Thank 145c
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this hotel to have a 'special dinner' for our (second) last night in Spain. We were promptly shown to our table. It's a lovley restaurant, with a view straight on to the ocean. I had the onion soup and the fish special, and they...More

Thank sheri3466
OceanoAdmin, Front Office Manager at El Oceano Beach Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning Sheri and thank you for your kind review and comments! Apologies for the slight delay with your coffee, but thanks for the positive points you mention! Please come to visit us again, you are always welcome!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had the best experience of our lives staying here, our daughter and new son-in-laws wedding service and reception, the most perfect location to make for the perfect day The staff are just brilliant, always smiling, always helpful and are the heartbeat of the hotel...More

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OceanoAdmin, Front Office Manager at El Oceano Beach Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you again John! We hope we'll see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

did not stay here, we had lunch, over the years we have loved dining here, it has beautiful views over the ocean, the food is brilliant, Sadly, Sunday 29th July we dined, they had a drag act, I cannot call it entertainment, it was awful,...More

1  Thank bettyArg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have just finished Sunday lunch, bad experience. We have a 3 and a 4 year old, they were not in the best of moods to start, which never helps but shouldn't have resulted in the €103, 30 minute shocker we just endured. We ordered 2...More

1  Thank jibbabri
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Fjane85
July 23, 2018|
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Response from Gary D | Reviewed this property |
No. This is an adult hotel for adults. They did have children guests at the Sunday lunch but they seemed to have downsized portions instead of their own menu.
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Fjane85
July 23, 2018|
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Response from OceanoAdmin | Property representative |
Hola Jane, We do not have a specific children’s menu however we do offer half size portions and pasta dishes on request, I hope this helps. El Oceano
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tina_cross
September 5, 2017|
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Thank you both for your replies. Very impressed by the restaurant for replying. We will be visiting you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ctra. de Cadiz A7 Km 199, 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 50
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Description
Exquisite Dining right on the Water’s Edge, close to perfection. El Oceano boasts one of the finest dining experiences on the coast where lunch & dinner is served everyday either in the Ocean Room, on the Veranda or in the summer months outside on the stunning Waterfront Terrace, all featuring top class live music most evenings and in particular do not miss our ‘famous’ Sunday Lunch!
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