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Restaurante Jose Jiminez

Carretera Penoncillo N 340 | Calle Penoncillo S/N, Torrox, Spain
+34 952 53 08 69
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sardines” (10 reviews)
“fresh fish” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Carretera Penoncillo N 340 | Calle Penoncillo S/N, Torrox, Spain
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delighted to find such a well located restaurant (it's almost in the waves) that has a good selection of meat and vegetarian dishes as I am allergic to fish and shellfish. Good selection of wines. The tortillas are made for sharing.

Thank dritherdon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As usual this place is always busy great for sardines and any fish very quick service also the oil oil is very good and the house wine

Thank annabellashop
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place does not look that inviting from the road but once you are on the beach side of the restaurant it's lovely - right on the beach itself. We had dinner of fried aubergines , freshly made with the local black honey and then...More

Thank geoffers10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Probably would have driven straight by but we were recommended this place fro great sardines. Its on N340 directly opposite the turning to Torrox camping. Very friendly service and good menu. The sardines were to die for and also very good Paellas, not to mention...More

Thank bobbymoore06
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This is second time we have been here.There is nothing special about the building,but it s so lovely to sit outside practically on the beach,listening to the waves and watching the sun go down.The fish is superb.There is fresh fish to choose in the fridge-freshly...More

1  Thank grisey67
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Food excellent, service very warm and friendly particularly nice with the children. Varied menu mainly sea food. Very enjoyable two consecutive evenings. Will go back again.

Thank John E
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Love this place, good quality food great seafood especially the Gambon Pil Pil, overlooking the sea, what more can you ask.

Thank Steve E
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Eaten here a number of times and also enjoyed sunset drinks with family. An excellent location right on El Penoncillo Beach. The staff are very welcoming and friendly. The fresh fish is fantastic! Highly recommended.

1  Thank Hayley C
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Ok location amazing food good better than average but sadly late last year this restaurant was taken over by a new chef.... it's good like I said.... but it's lost its charm by adding cushions on chairs and the food is now quite expensive to...More

1  Thank mummyholder
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

The food and service is excellent! The fresh fish is great! Free sunbeds when having a reservation! Best spot to watch the sea with a glass of something good!

Thank Susanne S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Penoncillo N 340 | Calle Penoncillo S/N, Torrox, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Torrox
  • Phone Number: +34 952 53 08 69
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