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Paco Jimenez

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Plaza Naranjos No. 11, 29601, Marbella, Spain
+34 952 77 36 10
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London
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a party of four dining here on a wet evening after a short walk through the old town having been recommended by the very positive reviews we had seen. It is a small and charming dining room with nice views over the square and when the weather allows the balcony must be a very pleasant place to spend... More 

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Wanaka, New Zealand
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209 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is located on the 1st floor above an art gallery overlooking the Plaza de Los Naranjos in the old town. We went there with some friends and had a fantastic meal. Definitely one of the best meals we have had in Marbella. The restaurant is small with only covers for 20 people so if you do go make... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible restaurant! Food, service, atmosphere - all excellent. The food was amazing but honestly the friendly, helpful staff really made our night special. Each member of the team offered a helpful hint to make our dinner perfect. We split the scallops as starter paired with a really nice white wine. My partner had a suckling pig special and I had... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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62 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice restaurant located at the Orange square. Located on the 1.st floor it is more authentic and not as touristic as the other restaurants located at the street level.

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Thank EBlakstad
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our friends had been before and wanted paella. We sad in the Orange square and the atmosphere was memorable. Very good service too.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant for the first time with friends on a recent trip to Marbella. What a find. The cooking at Paco Jimenez is second to none. Every course - absolutely delicious. Nice interior and friendly efficient staff. Not found a better place to eat in Marbella Old Town yet. Do yourself a favour and pay a visit. Can't wait... More 

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Brookeville, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Our resort recommended this restaurant. It was small, 10-12 tables, on the second floor facing a lovely square in old town Marbella. The best location to dine would be on the balcony overlooking the square. It is very popular, requires a reservation and was not going to give us one because we couldn't provide a working phone number even though... More 

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Beverley, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

This superb small restaurant has now become a regular must whenever we visit Marbella. Ate there on New Year's Eve - lovely friendly atmosphere and excellent food and wines. Also visited in September to celebrate my birthday. You are always made to feel welcome; the service is attentive and knowledgeable. Steaks are always excellent but the sea-food platter we had... More 

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Wow, what a great place. Just had a terrific experience. Beautiful food, great wine, lovely spot and staff were fantastic. What more is there to say. I had the seafood special followed by the suckling pig special. Both beautifully presented and tasted as good as they looked. Would certainly recommend and will definitely be going again.

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Adelaide, Australia
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51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is excellent. The food tasted wonderful and was also in generous portions. Very elegant. The staff were polite and welcoming. If I lived nearby I would go to this restaurant often. Prices are in line with the quality. It isn't a cheap evening out, but it is a fine evening out.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$41
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Naranjos No. 11, 29601, Marbella, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Marbella
  • Phone Number: +34 952 77 36 10
Description
As soon as you enter this restaurant you can fell the passion and creativity in the paintings on the walls and the plates delicatelly and beautifully decorated. Its Mediterranean, Spanish and International food will surprise and satisfy you. The exclusive space with only 20 covers, kindly attention, experienced chef and the nice environment makes this a unique restaurant.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?