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Carretera Malaga Cadiz | Local 27-28, C.C. Dona Lola, 29649 Sitio de Calahonda, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 93 11 12
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Besana in Brianza, Italy
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The food is nice, but better suited for tourists, in any case, nothing bad at all. The staff is good and the protions are good.

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Thank europewedding_massi
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Service terrible. Food terrible. You would be sitting waiting for your meal if you didn't ask for it!

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Thank ljhatton
Southern Wales, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We visit this restaurant every time we visit this area of Spain. The food is excellent and good value, and Enrique, his wife and staff are especially friendly.

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Southend on Sea
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having booked to come back from our visit in January, we were a little disappointed, the Stroganoff was not prepared at the table as before and the meat was a little tough. I ordered the Turbot which was hacked in front of me by an unskilled waiter, the Restaraunt was very empty, maybe an indication of the current standards and... More 

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Thank fluffykid
Fatima F, Propietario at Meson Dona Lola, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent meal at the Meson, I'm just so sorry that on this occasion we let you down with the food and service. Regarding the Stroganoff, we didn't make this at the table because the rechaud used to cook this was broken and we haven't had a chance to... More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service and excellent food great prices waiters are the best I've came across steaks are to die for james

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Epsom
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427 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been coming to this part of the coast for around 30 years and I can't believe that we have never eaten here before. We had the 14 euro set menu. There was a 1.50 cover charge but for that we had a half glass of pink cava, a warm roll served with both fresh butter and garlic butter.... More 

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Thank F1roger
Derby, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The good quality and presentation of food is excellent. The staff are very helpful, attentive and friendly, especially Samba. We have tried lots of other restaurants but keep coming back!!

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Thank Johanne1969
Fatima F, Propietario at Meson Dona Lola, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words Johanne... we're delighted you enjoy the food and service and hope you'll keep coming back many more times! Best regards, Enrique and Fatima More 

Hämeenlinna
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This was our third dinner at the Meson dona Lola. And third time we eat white fish with champange sauce. It has been at every time so good, this time the food was best, also the salad for starter was bueno. The menu of the day was only 14 euros. Wonderfull price for wonderfull meal. Thank you.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Service was chalk and cheese, drinks waiter was couldn't have been more friendly and cheerful, food waiter couldn't have have been more sour face, he only smiled once, when we left a tip. The food on the other hand was very good, excellent and substantial paella - if too salty for our tastes, but very good all the same. I... More 

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Thank 294stuart793
Fatima F, Owner at Meson Dona Lola, responded to this review

Dear Stuart, Thank you for your comments. Whilst we're delighted you enjoyed the Paella you eat on your recent visit to Meson Doña Lola, we're really sorry the service received was a let down. We'll certainly be looking into the matter and finding out why your waiter wasn't friendlier. We don't want to make excuses but I (Enrique) have been... More 

malaga spain
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Having heard some recent very poor reports from regular diners, we decided to pay a visit and stick to the a la carte this time. What a shame to see a restaurant that had a great reputation loosing its way. Chef needs to re examine the " warm duck salad" option. The baby leg of lamb was so overcooked the... More 

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Thank iremck
Fatima F, Owner at Meson Dona Lola, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review here on Tripadvisor, I'm just sorry we let you down on this last visit. I can only apologise that the food was not up to standard and assure you that we're making the necessary changes to ensure that the standards are brought back up to the levels our regular customers... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Malaga Cadiz | Local 27-28, C.C. Dona Lola, 29649 Sitio de Calahonda, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas  >  Sitio de Calahonda
  • Phone Number: +34 952 93 11 12

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  • Is there a dress code?
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