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Restaurante Faro Playa

Carretera Cadiz Km 204, 5 | Mijas Costa " Malaga ", 29649, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 46 87 04
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Carretera Cadiz Km 204, 5 | Mijas Costa " Malaga ", 29649, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok I will start with the good, the view was superb, sitting looking out over the med, lapping on the beach just below. Now the rest, service was slow, and food poor and expensive for what you got, then we were over charged! By the...More

Thank Matt C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Swordfish top notch, grilled tuna steak also very nice. Sadly a medium steak is too much for the chef. Returned the first as it was past even well done. The replacement was absolutely cremated. They tried twice to cover a poorly cooked steak with pepper...More

Thank Leon K
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This restaurant has an outdoor terrace right on the sea! Parking can be a problem as there aren't too many places; you can park on both sides, but you are parking at either an entrance or an exit onto the highway. Sea Bass was excellent...More

Thank Travelling-Couple02
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Came for dinner twice during our week long holiday. Fresh squid was that good had to have it again the second time... its priced by the kilo and you get the whole thing with chips and salad. Perfectly cooked. If we stayed longer we'd of...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Lovely evening on the terrace. Attentive staff and although recommended as fish restaurant, which it certainly was, the range of meat dishes was excellent. That suited me as !!

Thank Trevor1310
Reviewed 20 June 2017

A dinner plate the size of a car steering wheel and a Swordfish steak covering half the plate absolutely delicious. Service is fast and friendly. Great sea views from the terrace Highly recommended especially for guests at the Los Amigos Beach Club.

Thank patandjohn
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Best food by far in the week I spent in mijas. Was a bit cautious at first after reading older reviews but if these were accurate then this place has really got it's act together. Beautiful sirloin stake cooked exactly how I wanted it and...More

Thank leesy40
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Great bar with a great terrace. Welcoming staff and a plentiful supply of fresh fish with a spectacular view, perfect evening.

Thank Clara O
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Restaurant have nice vue , food it is ok , for this time ppl not comme , service mediocre... see food not soo good

Thank stefan_catalin
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely no frills restaurant. The food is good and not expensive and the view is amazing. Right on the beach looking out to sea. The portion sizes are really generous and definitely worth the money.

Thank Laura B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Cadiz Km 204, 5 | Mijas Costa " Malaga ", 29649, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 46 87 04
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