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El Bulevar, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 58 75 38
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Spain
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited El Gusto last Saturday as a party of 12. The restaurant delivered great food and service at a very reasonable price. Everyone commented on how good their food was. I was able to taste the prawn toast,fish cakes,Thai green curry,and fillet steak which were all delicious. Plus the homemade lemon cheesecake was a star.The restaurant has had a... More 

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a lovely Sunday evening, met some fabulous people from Norway Great service and had excellent food again, love this place

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Thank Rinc0n2013
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We decided on a Tuesday that know one wanted to cook so we popped in. They did fit us in as they was so busy but, What a lovely restaurant Friendly staff And the food was fantastic. Best restaurant in la cala Will definitely be back 😊 😊 😃 Thank you for a really nice evening

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Hampshire
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90 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is superb, the food, service, drinks (although they don't do cocktails which is unfortunate). We ate here three nights out of our seven night holiday. I had the Thai Fish Cakes every time, they are amazing. My husband had the Liver on our first visit and he said it's the best he has EVER eaten, perfectly pink and... More 

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Thank CherCheal
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Staff are very friendly. The restaurant has both inside and outside tables. The menu is very British and The food is good. On Sundays they also have a carvery option. Well worth a visit, among the better for this cuisine in La Cala.

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Thank Olle A
Marbella, Spain
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very good meats, lamb beef, pork, all hot, tender and well cooked. Excellent choice of veggies and yorkshire pudding, gravy, horseradish, mint, cranberry and apple sauce. You can go back if you want more, we had plenty, noneed to go back. Friendly service and they were busy!!!

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing atmosphere with lovely furniture and you can sit outside during the summer. Great variety of menu - one of the best menus in La Cala! So much to choose from! Food is superb - definitely worth a visit.

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Thank Georgenewsome
Scotland
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213 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here on a cool day so sat inside. It's had a revamp since we were last in La Cala and it looks lovely. The seats are comfortable and it's done in Mediterranean colours. The food and service were good but not the best. We'd give them another go though so it wasn't that bad!

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Old Malden England
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very accommodating as we had not prebooked. We were a group of eleven and walked in by chance. Asked for split tables if that help them but it was not a problem even though they were busy for a Thursday night. They very quickly altered the tables. The open plan kitchen is always a good sign. They took our order... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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76 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

El Gusto never fails to satisfy a hunger. The new look has added to the restaurant's reputation. The menu has a good variety of dishes and the prices are not exorbitant. Also the staff are very friendly and attentive. So if you are in La Cala El Gusto is a must.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Bulevar, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas  >  La Cala de Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 58 75 38
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?