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The Mexican

Puerto de la Duquesa, Manilva, Spain
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“fajitas” (28 reviews)
“chilli” (10 reviews)
“wraps” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Puerto de la Duquesa, Manilva, Spain
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Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Really yummy mexican food, the starters were expensive for what they were but the mains and desserts were good. Quite expensive though, our most expensive of the week. Felt like we were been rushed out at the end when the waitress started to reset the...More

Thank suzanneh522
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Although very busy Friday night found us a table quickly very friendly staff they couldn't do enough for you great menu for the kids excellent food really enjoyed the place would definitely use again my son said there carrot cake was the best he had...More

Thank deepingboy
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

The staff were very pleasant and attentive however food was of a "commercial" nature. Very small portions of cheese, sour cream and salsa for the fajitas. Also the guacamole was very tasteless and not homemade. Don't want to be negative but was expecting a more...More

Thank SandyScotland_UK
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Nice location on the sea front the staff were very helpful and friendly the place had a good buzz . We all had a variety of Dishes all were very nice. It was a very hot night and we were packed in a little tightly...More

Thank 186408Alison
Reviewed August 1, 2016

The staff were very efficient and friendly. This restaurant was very busy when we arrived. With the exception of my daughter we all ordered steak and in hindsight we should have ordered Mexican. My daughter really enjoyed her Chimichanga, our Mexican starter was nice but...More

Thank nfptc
Reviewed July 26, 2016

Nice food, friendly service and in a nice location on the waterfront but not a luxury dining experience.

Thank Ben S
Reviewed July 24, 2016

This is crowded! The atmosphere is South American. The staff is young and quick. The atmosphere is high and sometimes noisy. The food is tasty. The Favorites are Fajitas and "gringo-food" chili concarne. Have visited this restaurant over and over and I am going there...More

Reviewed July 16, 2016

We ate in here a couple of times on our holiday the staff were lovely and the food was great we would recommend a visit

Thank LisaandRob1276
Reviewed July 10, 2016

Food was good, we all had something different and every meal was nice, service was good and it did not disappoint

Thank Fenstantonfoodies
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here 2 or 3 times a year for last 5 years. Originally it was great but we noticed a decline last time we went. Gave it another go tonight - steak fajitas. Meat was tough and when the young waitress asked if all...More

Thank winchmoren21
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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
Special occasions, Large groups, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Puerto de la Duquesa, Manilva, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Manilva
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