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El Cortijo

Calle Remedios No 5, 29601, Marbella, Spain
+34 952 77 00 64
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“paella” (127 reviews)
“chorizo” (15 reviews)
“clams” (15 reviews)
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Seafood, Spanish, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Remedios No 5, 29601, Marbella, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This restaurant is tucked away behind Orange Square...just wonder around and you will find it. A Lovely and homely friendly enviroment. Good Value .. There is s lot of competition in this part of Marbella..if you can..give this place a try. I am.going again in...More

Thank Keith R
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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

It's true what they say... they do do the best paella in town! We found this place on trip advisor and so glad we did! Hidden up an idyllic, Spanish side street off the main square in Marbella old town - it was beautiful! As...More

Thank Sara C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here with two elderly relatives, we needed to find a place for dinner in the old town. I remembered a nice dinner here a year ago and we decided to try whether it's still as good. And it was. We ate grilled scampis,...More

Thank Juho A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this restaurant to be excellent. We had the paella as it was one of the specialities. It was excellent. There are several different versions to try. The waiting staff without exception were attentive and most pleasant - lovely house red wine. We thoroughly...More

Thank StAustellPasty
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

always the highest standard very popular so be sure to book lovely welcoming atmostphere will be back again soon

Thank watermillmusic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

El Cortijo provides authentic excellent Spanish cuisine far removed from the mediocre tourist oriented offerings nearby. The owner/patron is very welcoming and knowledgable about local wines and his long term staff friendly and efficient. Inside the restaurant is small but atmospheric in old Spanish style...More

Thank HampshireHog
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Visited with my wife and had a great time. lovely ,proper Spanish food and wine, excellent service with recommendations on all things

Thank swiny
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We were debating our choice of restaurant for quite some time. Eventually, having persuaded the people I was with that paella was the only choice, we headed to el cortijo. It was mid October so we found a table inside straight away. Waiters were friendly...More

Thank EmmaRyden
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Such a pleasure to eat at restaurants that are engrained into the community. The restaurant has been operating for the last 30+ years and the owner is as friendly as he is proud of his life's work. He recommended great dishes and wine pairings and...More

Thank olesya154
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Booked in basis of tripadvisor reviews. Well worth the positive ratings. Great food, Sea Bass and lemon sole, and quality house wine. Good as the food was,however, it was the outstanding staff that made the occasion. Will return and highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank bjp54
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Remedios No 5, 29601, Marbella, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Marbella
  • Phone Number: +34 952 77 00 64
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