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Calle Obispo Herrera Oria 24 | Arroyo de la Miel, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 627 08 96 46
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 23:30
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Glossop, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been coming here for many years and the tapas never disappoint. Whilst not traditional "Spanish", they are small, tasty and enjoyable dishes and are perfect for lunch. This will continue to be a "regular" when we're over in Benalmadena.

1 Thank TandK02
Shipley, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We visit Mike & Fiona every time we holiday in Arroyo, always a great welcome Brilliant food at great prices, Best Steaks in town, Good Wine at very affordable prices, A must place to visit !!!

3 Thank Johnc1619
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

This is a remarkably understated restaurant that you might pass by without a thought. However, we stumbled on it accidentally. To cut a long story short we returned for an excellent lunch on two occasions. We are pretty fussy about what we eat, but we wouldn't hesitate to eat here again. Mike really cares about food and it shows. Fiona... More 

1 Thank bagglyun
mike s, Eigenaar at Otelli restaurant, responded to this review

Hello bagglyun, Thank you for your appreciation. We always try to do our best, work with fresh ingredients where we can and yes, we love food. But more than that: we love happy faces of our returning clients. Hope to see you back soon. Mike & Fiona More 

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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We have been to this lovely restaurant many many times & each time we have been welcomed by the owner Fiona & her lovely assistant ...nothing is a problem They cater to the most awkward customers (us) ... the food is in my opinion exceptional .. Mike the chef owner is unassuming , charming & provides fresh , incredibly tasty... More 

2 Thank DeirdreMa
mike s, Eigenaar at Otelli restaurant, responded to this review

We are all blushing with such statements..... Thank you, hope to see you back soon. Fiona & Mike (and Alisson). More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We arrived at the restaurant which had been recommended by a family member, the owners were really welcoming, my family all had steak (and were all asked how they liked it cooked) I don't like steak and was offered lots of different choices, It was a beautiful meal and sweets were to die for. all I can say is they... More 

3 Thank Sue M
mike s, Eigenaar at Otelli restaurant, responded to this review

We were happy to serve you and your family. Thank yoiu for this positive feedback. We love happy returning customers. Mike & Fiona More 

Dublin, Ireland
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

my partner and I had a fantastic meal in Otelli s last May...I meant to write this review sooner but when my neighbors were heading to Benelmadena yesterday and asked for a restaurant recommendation I remembered that I hadn't done my review, I did not hesitate to mention Otelli s. Great food , great value and super ambiance, V clear... More 

4 Thank Foodies44
Wallsend, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Been in otelli.s a few times but just for drinks and mike.s lush tapas. Last night had a great meal there and as usual very freindly visitors and the lovely fiona mike and allison.

4 Thank Margaret W
Shipley, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We have been many times to Otelli and have always been made very welcome by Mike & Fiona, such an hardworking team who serve up delicious meals time after time. The Steak nights are brilliant !!, Also if you are a fish lover the Dover sole is a real treat. Not forgetting the Best Steak Pie in Town

4 Thank Johnc1619
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Well what can I say? As always Mike and Fiona have looked after us so well. 3rd dinner here of our holidays and it is steak night.. not to be missed. I'm travelling with a vegetarian and no problem for chef Mike. If in arroyo de last miel ... do not miss...

4 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Carlisle, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We where introduced to this place by family & We have visited this a few times now & the steak night is one of the best steak nights we have been to anywhere the blue cheese sauce is the best I have had anywhere. We where told that outell's did the best sangria in town (benalmadena) & we can say... More 

5 Thank dagal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Mediterranean, European, Dutch, Spanish, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Obispo Herrera Oria 24 | Arroyo de la Miel, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Benalmadena
  • Phone Number: +34 627 08 96 46
A nice and cosy family run restaurant with a large base of returning customers from all over Europe. Great for a night out. First Friday of the month we have our theme nights which often means a special menu and live music. Check our Newz on the website. We have a varied menu with something for everyone (for special requests: please contact us one day in advance). We try to cook with fresh ingredients as much as possible. We are proud to have almost all 'excellent' scores from our customers, rare for the 600+ restaurants in Benalmadena. The restaurant is in a central location - not far from the Arroyo de la Miel train station - and the atmosphere is relaxed and friendly. We love to see you soon, knowing that you will come back. Bookings by phone, sms or WhatsApp are necessary.

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