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El Higueron

Carretera Costa del Sol 217, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 952 11 91 63
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“suckling pig” (11 reviews)
“mousse” (6 reviews)
“crab pie” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Carretera Costa del Sol 217, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visit Spain 2-3 times a year. Our flight to Malaga lands after midday. We pick up a car at Marbellacar (highly recommended) and on our drive to Marbella, always stop off at El Higueron for coffee and/or lunch. Recently refurbished with a beautiful terrace...More

Thank JCF623
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having owned a property near Marbella for over 15 years and visited countless restaurants in the area on frequent trips, this is my "go to place" for the best dining I have found here. The clientele is mostly Spanish and the food heavily influenced by...More

Thank williamnJ7881PK
El Higuerón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Higueron, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Buenas tardes williamnJ7881PK. Agradecemos su opinión y la valoración de nuestra casa. Esperamos que continúe visitándonos y disfrutando en cada...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Forget the negative reviews, the food and service are excellent. My husband is very fussy about his food and he had no complaints. We had suckling lamb and the chocolate brownie, amazing. This is a must place to visit. The menu is in English and...More

Thank Melita W
El Higuerón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Higueron, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017
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Buenos días Melita W. Agradecemos su visita y su reseña valorando nuestra propuesta. Esperamos que continúe descubriendo nuestra cocina y...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Was here 3 times - one for dinner and two for a glass of wine and a tapa. Tapa was awful. White wine was nothing great. Food during a dinner was terrible. My boyfriend told me he was there another time a few months ago...More

Thank Olga S
El Higuerón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Higueron, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017
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Buenas tardes Olga S. Lamentamos que sus comentarios sean tan vacíos de detallles. Estamos abiertos a todo tipo de críticas...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Located outside the Benalmadena Pueblo in Higureon area, this restaurant has incredible views over the coast. There is a fine restaurant and also a bar/bistro type of place in the same building. In the restaurant the service is excellent and polite. Steaks are good and...More

Thank Juhani60
El Higuerón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Higueron, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017
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Buenas tardes Juhani60. Gracias por su visita. Reciba un saludo cordial.

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Worst dining experience ever, not to be recommended to anyone - awful food and service, reserved table given awayMore

1  Thank Mary C
El Higuerón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Higueron, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017
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Buenas tardes Mary C. Lamentamos su opinión y desconocemos qué puede haber sucedido ya que no nos aporta detalles y...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We went to have a dinner but headwaiter said that we cannot come in for my running shoes. After little negotiation we got the good table... The food was very delicious and prices good (my friend paid everything for my 50's!)More

Thank Kuopiolainen
El Higuerón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Higueron, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017
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Buenas tardes Kuopiolainen. Agradecemos su comprensión ya que las normas de nuestra casa son bien conocidas y públicas, expresadas incluso...More

Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Our last big dining in the Marbella area! Lunch was all too good! The view is magnificent but we had a rainy misty day , no problem though the service and food were par excellent !More

Thank ken h
El Higuerón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Higueron, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017
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Buenas tardes ken h. Muchas gracias por su visita. Nos complace saber que ha disfrutado. Esperamos que contiúe descubriendo nuestra...More

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

If you're seeking a bad service so it's your restaurant, food is less than average, bread served burned, we didn't enjoy the food neither the service despite that the restaurant has a beautiful view and nice cozy spanish decoration.More

Thank Amal K
El Higuerón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Higueron, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2017
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Buenas noches Amal K. Lamentamos su comentario y desconocer en detalle qué es lo que puede haber ocurrido para que...More

Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

This has to be one of my favourite restaurants in The area. Surely if you looking for a fish based menu there are better choices. However for roast lamb, suckling pig and the like the Higueron is the best Also try the fabada. A bean...More

1  Thank David H
El Higuerón R, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Higueron, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017
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Buenas noches David H. Agradecemos su visita. Nos complace saber que ha disfrutado una vez más. Muchas gracias por su...More

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Iwona S
Hi Guys.did someone experience small wedding in El Higueron?
25 February 2017|
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Response from El Higuerón R | Property representative |
Buenos días Iwona S. Realizamos eventos, celebraciones y bodas, también para pequeños grupos, exclusivas y siempre disfrutando de unas espectaculares vistas a la bahía. Puede usted enviar sus consultas desde nuestra página... More
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annceri
how far from carahuella
23 September 2016|
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Response from El Higuerón R | Property representative |
Buenos días annceri. Lamentamos la demora en responder su pregunta pero recién ahora la encontramos en el sistema. La distancia son unos 12 minutos en coche, salida 217 dirección Mijas pueblo junto a la gasolinera CEPSA... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Costa del Sol 217, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain (Formerly El Higueron Restaurante)
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Benalmadena
  • Phone Number: +34 952 11 91 63
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