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Calle Francisco Villalon | Shopping Cristamar, 29660 Puerto Banus, Marbella, Spain
+34 952 81 43 11
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“tiramisu” (35 reviews)
“carbonara” (16 reviews)
“bread” (17 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Mediterranean, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Francisco Villalon | Shopping Cristamar, 29660 Puerto Banus, Marbella, Spain
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Reviewed today via mobile

Located near the market square in Puerto Banus, Carmelina offers a great tasty and value for money breakfast. For €3.50 you get a tea, croissant with jams and Juice. The staff are also very friendly. It also has swing seats which are a great novelty...More

Thank GerardQuinn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got a family pizza takeaway from the restaurant and it was very good, with 30% off the menu prices it was dear but worth it. The dough was outstanding and can recommend the Diavolo and the Calzone. I wanted to return for a meal in...More

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I went in for a coffee and a bit of cake. We had 2 cups of mediocre coffee and 2 pieces of stale cake served with synthetic squirty cream. The bill 20 euros tourist trap of the worst kind avoid at all...More

Thank Andrew N
SunsetMedia, Public Relations Manager at Carmelina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Estimated Andrew, We're sad to read you did not enjoy, as much, your experience in Carmelina. As our restaurant isn't as big, when a group of 6 people come in a dinner shift and occupy 6 swinging spots, our costumers who come specially for these,to...More

Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

A little cheeky Italian for lunch turned into something sensational. We both had Spaghetti, í had home-made gluten free version with a tomatoe and cheese sauce with spinach and herbs, it was scrumptious. My boyfriend had a cheesy pepper sauce (with gluten), he said it...More

1  Thank Gaby M
SunsetMedia, Public Relations Manager at Carmelina, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2018

Hi Gaby, Thank you for such a great review we are amazed to read you've had such a great experience. Hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

We went for a meal as a group of 15 friends. We booked ahead and were offered the choice of a set menu, given the size of the group this was perfect. We were given the option if 3 menu combinations too. From start to...More

1  Thank v_rosamond
Reviewed May 10, 2018

My first holiday in Puerto Banus, to be quite frank its full (as my dad would say) of ten bob millionaire's that can be bought with a two bob bit, but this place really stood out !! we ate there twice, both meals were of...More

Thank mgR423FE
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Disaster is what I can call my experience there . I went to eat this Saturday at midday with some friends . The food last a long time and when it came my club sandwich was rubbish , my friends asked for spaghetti carbonara that...More

Thank jamesh00k
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

We come twice a year to Puerto Banús and only came across this restaurant this time.... and we are so glad that we did. The restaurant itself is decorated beautifully both inside and outside. Very stylish and comfortable. There is a great selection on the...More

Thank WellTravelled1984
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

An excellent little restaurant in a street which has recently been developed by the arrival of new restaurants. We found this by looking for places doing offers. Great restaurant though quiet as it was Thursday but the service was great and the food even better!...More

Thank Clare H
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

6 of us ate here ... the pizza and pasta were all amazing . Particularly the spaghetti carbonara . Would definitely recommend .

Thank katieireland17
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Francisco Villalon | Shopping Cristamar, 29660 Puerto Banus, Marbella, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Marbella  >  Puerto Banus
  • Phone Number: +34 952 81 43 11
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Carmelina Cucina Italiana is a italian restaurant and pizzeria characterized by its decoration and lovely food. A relaxed place to have fun and enjoy tasty food, a mix between italian tradition and gourmet experience. The dining experience is fused with a retro-chic atmosphere and good music: an environment ideal also for business dinners, private groups and business events.
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