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Alarcon

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Calle Lasta 1 | Barrio Santana, 29650, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 48 52 45
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09:00 - 23:30
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Mon - Sat 09:00 - 23:30
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been coming here for years with my family. It rarely disappoints! Fabulous food, fantastic value for money and great friendly service. In my opinion, and I have lived here for 17 years, it is the best, most authentic Spanish food for miles. Terrace is gorgeous in summer with lovely views. Full of locals creating a great atmosphere. What more... More 

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Thank onetwoone2016
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is really worth hunting out in the midst of quiet white-washed streets. Delicious food and wine, cheap and a sweet little rooftop terrace. Altogether a real treat.

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Thank Sarah F
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Although not in the centre of the village, this bar/restaurant is well worth finding. It really is only a few minutes walk along from the main shopping street. Much used by locals as well, which is always a good sign. Very friendly staff, and wide choice of tapas and meals, and even the house wine is good and very reasonably... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I have been here now two years running, and been very impressed on both occasions. Really great food at very reasonable prices. well worth the walk up the hill and off the beaten track - you will not be disappointed. Lots of locals, which speaks for itself.

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Thank edplays
London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We called in for a look after being recommend to pay a visit while talking to Jan who gives the bird display on top of Mount Calamorro in Benalmadena... He told us that as far as he and his father who also takes the display of the birds of Prey are concerned it's one of the best local places for... More 

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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I have been to this Traditional Tapas Bar Many times and it is Always 'Just Perfect'... The Food, Service and Drinks are First Rate... Without doubt One of the Best around.... Who could want for anything Better .... Recommended

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Thank Chris G
London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We've been coming here for a few years now and it never disappoints. The Tapas is amazing and such good value for money, with lovely service and beautiful views. Don't let the walk there put you off as it's among lots of houses, this makes it even better! There is a tapas bar downstairs which is always full of locals,... More 

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Thank snowgirl3
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58 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

As Mijas is a really touristic place, we thought the best way to find a good plce to eat would be asking to someone who looked local (see picture and judge) It was 3 of us (me, my sister and her friend from Hungary), and the friend was kind of shocked at first when we got to the place. For... More 

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Thank Cristina L
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

An authentic Andalusian tapas restaurant. Lovely rooftop terrace, great views, fabulous tapas..really tasty and reasonably priced. Very busy but didn't have to wait too long for the food. Great atmosphere and smiley faces from all staff. Thank you for a great evening. We will return next year.

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Thank Liz W
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Traditional Andalusian food served in a friendly atmosphere. Nothing is too much trouble and the food is consistently good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, European, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:30
Thursday
09:00 - 23:30
Friday
09:00 - 23:30
Saturday
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Lasta 1 | Barrio Santana, 29650, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 48 52 45

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?