We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Higueron

Carretera Costa del Sol 217 | Salida 217, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 952 11 91 63
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“suckling pig” (12 reviews)
“octopus salad” (3 reviews)
“stews” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Carretera Costa del Sol 217 | Salida 217, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (538)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Perched on one of the best public vantage points on the Costa. Very easy to find as its highly visible from the Autopista /Motorway . Good parking . Average tapas bar. Even a summer chill out area with perfect music. The owners are from Northern...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 6 days ago

Don't let the initial arrival fool you. the first time My husband took me there I was worried that he was taking me to a motorway cafeteria, The restaurant is right next to the gas station. Much to my surprise is The Higeuron. we entered...More

Thank Valerieschoen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Night time visit for us so we missed the view - all about the food. And that hit the spot - table of 12 and smiles all round. Lamb is a big deal here - not my cup of tea but others happy. Hake was...More

Thank cdank16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have been coming to La Costa del Sol for six years and on several occasions had discussed dining at El Higueron. We finally went and we were glad on one hand and mildly disappointed on the other. The food was good,...More

Thank 482,850
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reasonable menu and with a nice view but the service was rushed and we had to remind the waiter a few times for our requests. Food was pretty good however well over priced. Overall disappointing experience.

Thank benjmain76
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic restaurant with amazing views of the at Malaga. A business colleague brought me here for lunch during the week and I had a wonderfully cooked piece of Hake in a delicious sauce along with a super house white (for only €3,50 a glass) The...More

Thank TJH84
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service and food are first class i only give it four stars as opposed to five because we booked it assuming we would have a great view of the sunset overhead Finguerola but although the view is great out to sea, the Motorway and...More

Thank twoshortplanks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a regular traveller to and from the airport picking up family and friends etc. I have always wanted to stop and try this restaurant and had the opportunity recently to do so for a business lunch. There is ample parking and from the...More

Thank Steve K
El Higuerón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Higueron, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
Google Translation

Buenas tardes Steve K. Agradecemos su visita y su valoración de nuestra propuesta. Ofrecemos producto de máxima calidad y nos...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I made a reservation in “TheFork” by TripAdvisor it’s working good . Second I called them and asked to put bottle of Kripta on the table when I arrived and they did it really good . Food was nice , tasty, classic Spanish food and...More

Thank Orkhan P
El Higuerón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Higueron, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
Google Translation

Buenas tardes Orkhan P. Muchas gracias por sus comentarios. Nos complace saber que ha disfrutado su visita. Esperamos que regrese...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have previously visited for Sunday lunch - great atmosphere with many families. Great views from a window table Food excellent but quite expensive. This time we went for a weekday lunch as a family party of four. Service was good and...More

Thank Welltravelled036
El Higuerón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Higueron, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
Google Translation

Buenas noches Welltravelled036. Nos complace conocer que ha disfrutado y ha repetido su visita. Ofrecemos producto de máxima calidad, con...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Sollo
214 reviews
.86 km away
Nirvana Restaurant
161 reviews
.79 km away
Pizzeria Altos Higueron
38 reviews
.77 km away
Nearby Attractions
Benalmadena Pueblo (The Old Village)
2,043 reviews
2.52 km away
Butterfly Park of Benalmadena
1,479 reviews
1.63 km away
Puerto de Malaga
4,560 reviews
2.36 km away
Castillo de Colomares
759 reviews
2.43 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Iwona S
24 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from El Higuerón R | Property representative |
Buenos días Iwona S. Realizamos eventos, celebraciones y bodas, también para pequeños grupos, exclusivas y siempre disfrutando de unas espectaculares vistas a la bahía. Puede usted enviar sus consultas desde nuestra página... More
0
Votes
Google Translation
annceri
22 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from El Higuerón R | Property representative |
Buenos días annceri. Lamentamos la demora en responder su pregunta pero recién ahora la encontramos en el sistema. La distancia son unos 12 minutos en coche, salida 217 dirección Mijas pueblo junto a la gasolinera CEPSA... More
0
Votes
Google Translation
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Costa del Sol 217 | Salida 217, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain (Formerly El Higueron Restaurante)
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Benalmadena
  • Phone Number: +34 952 11 91 63
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing