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Playa El Bombo, Urb Torrenueva, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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middle east
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68 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this place after being very disappointed by a restaurant very close. It was busy but we managed to get a seat inside. Located on the beach front, a prime location. Waiters were generallybattentive, even though it was a super busy lunchtime. Ordered some tapas, the pimentos Fritos were huge, great crispy whitebait and a large house salad. Couldn't have... More 

Thank PollyMiddleEast
Malaga, Spain
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My cousins , partner and myself went down here for dinner . Sitting outside on the beach with the waves rolling beside us was an idyllic back drop . The service and quality of food were both excellent .

Thank lesbaird
Mijas, Spain
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68 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great evening, 20 women aged between 27 and 57 all out for Dinner. Fantastic atmosphere right on the beach. Everyone was satisfied and very happy. Great friendly restaurant, which I personally have been going to for 15 years!

Thank Justmijas
Wales, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First visit was great. After that the service was poor, orders were taken incorrectly, food was cold.

Thank powellnicky
Beckenham, null, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited twice this week and the food and service was outstanding considering it was so so busy. Best to arrive early for lunch during this busy season and a reservation is advisable to guarantee the shade if thats what you want. The Sangria Blanca is the best on the coastline and the new addition of one gambon is in fact... More 

Thank Teddy T
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a local property owner who visits several times a year, all year round and using Merendero El Bombo for about ten years, never been disappointed on our many many visits, the friendly staff, the good food; especially the Rosada, grilled or fried, great steak, good wines and beers. Popped in to enjoy a relaxing day on the beach, great... More 

Thank Grollings
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beach bar enjoys a fabulous location on the newly constructed boardwalk which must bring many more customers to it. However it fails to impress and needs a shake up. Food is pretty average and staff not particularly helpful .Toilets are dreadful. A shame.

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love Mijas and all there is to do. El Bombo is a lovely location, but it let down mainly by the food in the other restaurants being better. There is nothing particularly bad about this please, but equally nothing amazing about it. That said it's always busy.

Thank Ian H
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

have been visiting this restaurant for over 20 years ,fab food , great service & wonderful location .open all year

Thank Caroline H
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We too are year round visitors for the last 20+ years come sun wind or rain we have always supported El Bombo always a fabulous fire going in the winter The food has been one of the best beach bars to go to on that stretch of coast. Never the quickest service but the lamb chops second to none Has... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Seafood
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa El Bombo, Urb Torrenueva, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas  >  La Cala de Mijas
  • Phone Number: 699399359

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?