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El Cortijillo

Paseo San Cristobal 8, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
+34 958 63 16 10
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pineapple” (3 reviews)
“cheesecake” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Paseo San Cristobal 8, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 20 May 2017

Great experience all round: staff were very attentive; explained some dishes on the menu that we did not recognise and made some helpful recommendations; the food was very high quality; great ambiance and nice décor; right by the seafront. Cannot fault!

Thank Nora1009390
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Whilst the kerb appeal isn't up to much and it is easy to walk past this place and discount it - it is an excellent place to stop for lunch or drinks. Service is excellent and some lovely selection of dishes on the menu. If...More

Thank Chuck1072
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We went for lunch, severel times and chose to share different plates, the food is good and the housewine exelent, and the staff very nice. the Price is not a lot, such a good experience

Thank annieSkovlund
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Last time we came to this restaurant it was for a full meal but lately we have taken to stopping by different places for Tapas and a drink while we are out on our nightly walk. Our first Tapas was baked fish, shrimp and potatoes...More

Thank Kei P
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Was so disappointed with our meal here. It has a good reputation but when we visited on a busy Saturday night it did not live up to the hype. Assume it was the main chefs night off. The service left a lot to be desired...More

Thank Sally Y
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

On the front in Almunecar, and very busy, so we booked. Reserve a table outside I'd suggest if you visit in summer. Shared a mixed seafood dish which was superb, and very large. Started with a prawn pilpil, again cooked very well. They do have...More

Thank Teejay99
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Third time within six months that we have visited this restaurant and it's been consitently good on all occasions. The shellfish platter is one of the most impressive i have ever seen and tasted. The black ink Paella is equally good on both visits we...More

Thank Markbeetson
Reviewed 9 June 2016

The other day my wife was getting her hair cut and during the session she had a conversation with her hairdresser about the different local restaurants they had eaten at. The hairdresser said that the best steak she had had so far was at El...More

Thank Kei P
Reviewed 29 February 2016

We had a couple of drinks at the bar and will certainly be going back. The free tapas were excellent, great quality and lots of it. The food going to the diners in the restaurant looked fabulous.

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 7 February 2016

We visited this restuarant last year and enjoyed our meal and have returned twice this year. The first was with a party of friends when we all enjoyed an excellent meal and friendly attentive service. We returned again on a busy Saturday night and again...More

Thank theresamac2
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Claire B
H. we're coming over in February, is this open this time of year for lunch?
14 August 2016|
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Response from Markbeetson | Reviewed this property |
Yes, i believe it is open all year round.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo San Cristobal 8, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Almunecar
  • Phone Number: +34 958 63 16 10
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