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La Sociedad

Calle Iglesia 12, 29716 Canillas de Aceituno, Spain
+34 952 51 82 92
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork loin” (3 reviews)
“chivito” (5 reviews)
“croquettes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Calle Iglesia 12, 29716 Canillas de Aceituno, Spain
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The terrace appears like a classic venue for dinner - it's looks tempting. But are you one of their friends, or a large party? We weren't.. We asked a waiter (in Spanish of course) if we may take a table for drinks. He didn't really...More

Thank MysteryBoozer
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

In the heart of the village of Canillas de Aceituno. The terrace is on the small square next to the church. It is a nice place to chill out in the evening summer near the olive mills, among the "Canilleros" and tourists. It s familiar...More

Thank Flynce
Restaurante l, Propietario at La Sociedad, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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Gracias por su visita, seguiremos trabajando para que puedan continuar disfrutando con nuestra comida. Saludos.

Reviewed 28 June 2017

It was one of those experiences that lacked what you actually wanted to experience. The Restaurant was dirty and we had to share our space with the Chef and Waitress having a cigarette. The staff seemed tired and bored, and the food was boring and...More

Thank realfood2015
Restaurante l, Propietario at La Sociedad, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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Estimado Sr. realfood2015; En primer lugar agradecerles su visita, si es así que se produjo. Es la primera vez en...More

Reviewed 3 March 2017

Situated in the middle of the village and offering tasty Spanish dishes. Nothing fancy, nothing wrong but quite good food.

Thank vifmontana
Reviewed 10 October 2016

There are really only a couple restaurants in Canillas, so tried "La Casa del chivo" - The House of goat. This is their specialy; and, was recommended heartily by the owner - Monolo. He is a very friendly and outgoing person. Unfortunately, as others have...More

Thank NorthofDetroit
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Ate here twice during a recent stay in the area with husband and two children. Service was excellent - the right pace for us. Shared the black pudding starter which was amazing. Both times my husband had the steak whilst I sampled firstly the chicken...More

Thank BlackCountryGirl
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Ate here recently with my family of 5 (3 teenage daughters and my wife) on two occasions when we stayed for two weeks down the road. First night was a little mixed, nice venue on the terrace at the back but the initial feel was...More

Thank Greg L
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were in the area for a week and this meal was by far the best we had. From the croquettes to the sea bream and pork to the white chocolate soup for dessert it was delicious and we have no hesitation...More

Thank GillianPT
Reviewed 11 April 2016

We usually drop in about 2000 before the Spanish families come out en masse. ... The restaurant / bar is friendly, helpful and the owner speaks enough English to point us in the right direction. The bar itself has music in the background, tv up...More

Thank Spaintel
Reviewed 18 November 2015

Slow night in town. We ordered Chiva (goat), pork loin with carmalized onion (delish), and goat cheese appetizer. Manolo, the owner, took very good care of us! We had one of those wonderful European experiences that we love!

Thank Rebecca G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Iglesia 12, 29716 Canillas de Aceituno, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Canillas de Aceituno
  • Phone Number: +34 952 51 82 92
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