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“A Frenchman in Spain”
Review of Amigos

Amigos
Ranked #5 of 71 Restaurants in Benahavis
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $18 - $35
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Very welcoming restaurant with a nice atmosphere and an open flame grill where aged meat is cooked to perfection. You will also find great dishes from the sea side, a beautiful selection of wine and one of the best terrace in the heart of Benahavis.
Reviewed February 20, 2013

The owner of Amigos is Igor he is a Frenchman and whilst the food is not typically French he has brought a truly International flavours to this part of Spain. The wood burning BBQ makes all the meats really tender and tasty. Always a happy place to visit and we shall be going many times again

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Reviewed November 27, 2012

I visited here multiple times on a trip with my family 3 years ago. I just returned to southern Spain with my wife and we drove from Ronda to Benahavís just to eat at Amigos. It was totally worth it. We loved the food. There was a short wait to get in but it was not too bad.

The entrees and desserts are all wonderful. The drive through the mountains is fun also. If you are looking for a delicious meal look no further.

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Thank mlwtravel
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Reviewed October 27, 2012

When eating in Amigos we could not help comparing our experience with Amanhavis which is by far our favourite restaurant. We went to Amigos for a change. The service was lacking, empty glasses left on the table for the duration of the dinner, it was hard to get a drink and no one came around to ask if all was OK and if we wanted a second drink as they were clearly understaffed at the time, the waitress had to cope with both inside and the terrace. Service was friendly and you can tell they care and want to get it right but clearly lack in all areas. The food was good but we did not get the wow feeling. Maybe we should give them a second chance though since they clearly made an effort with us. I hope they take this as constructive criticism.

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1  Thank Peggy B
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Reviewed October 21, 2012

We return to Amigos again and again, the food and service is excellent, Egor is charming and the experience is wonderful.

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Thank ardy99
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Reviewed September 29, 2012

There is nothing I dislike about this restaurant. We return each year on holiday and the food is incredible. Outstanding, tasty, generous portions and a meat lovers paradise,tho the fish dishes are amazing too...try the salmon and rosada skewer...yum!! Mixed grill delicious, as are the ribs, and the cheesecake and banofee pie in particular are scrumptious. Lovely staff, and a fabulous setting...great to eat outside if you go during the summer months. I promise you will love it

Thank nkm22
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