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El Naranjo

Avenida Federico Garcia Lorca, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 619 44 47 31
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shoulder” (16 reviews)
“potatoes” (27 reviews)
“lamb special” (11 reviews)
Open Now
18:30 - 23:00All hours
Mediterranean, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida Federico Garcia Lorca, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited Sunday 3rd September, lamb was amazing as always, no rush you can take your time and enjoy a relaxing evening, it's nice that your not cramped in together, unlike down the sea front where they just keep piling people in the restauant, because...More

Thank karenjames60
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Booked a table and pre-ordered the lamb. It was delicious and with potatoes vegetables, a bottle of wine and a free starter or desert for €41.95 outstanding value. Shame we found it at the end of our holiday because we'd certainly have gone back!

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is competitively priced , but the food , ambience and excellent service would normally reflect a restaurant of a much higher price. Will certainly go again . Strongly recommend.

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here on a previous holiday 3 years ago. We went again twice this holiday too. First time we just turned up and managed to get a table. We wanted to lamb shoulder to share but it had been reserved already. The meal was...More

Thank Karen9270
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have had an apartment in Benalmádena since 2003 so we have visited this restaurant dozens of times over the years. The food, service, wine and ambience are always consistently excellent. We tend to go for the special set menus which are great value and...More

2  Thank John F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming to this restaurant for many years and food is lovely. The vegetables are superb and there is an early doors menu with much to select from. Love this place

Thank barrywright_11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited Benalmadena for many years, and have been aware of El Naranjo’s good reviews, but have never got around to going. This year it was top of our list. We booked as recommended and pre ordered the food. The food and service was...More

Thank Carlisledave
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had been recommended this restaurant a few times and couldn't wait to go this summer on our visit although when going to the restaurant on three different occasions it was closed with different information in the window each time. A couple of days it was...More

Thank Coleeey
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Visited twice last week and both times the food was amazing, last time we went i had the ribs which are best ordered in advance if your booking a table. All the staff are great and friendly which adds to why the place is always...More

Thank Martyn S
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner came across this Fantastic restaurant a few years ago and now on our 3rd visit to Benalmadena we've visited again twice. It pays to book a day or two in advance so as to be sure of getting a table and...More

Thank Christopher J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$60
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Federico Garcia Lorca, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Benalmadena
  • Phone Number: +34 619 44 47 31
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