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El Potro - CLOSED

Arrabal Sup C6 C | Urb. La Sierrazuela, 29649, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 47 02 84
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
31 Aug 2014
“El Potro - No Porto”
7 Oct 2013
“Excellent New Management”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Arrabal Sup C6 C | Urb. La Sierrazuela, 29649, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 31 August 2014

Even though we followed the directions of a current website, we found no evidence of this place, except a business called 'Town'd End' which said it was on the site of El Potro.

1  Thank billnjean
Reviewed 8 October 2013 via mobile

After this Restaurant being closed, re-opened in July. Excellent food , friendly staff and great atmosphere. Sunday Carvery a must , with different live music every week. Well done to Donna and her brother Mark, all their hard work paying of. Not to mention the...More

Thank Lou4trip
Reviewed 29 September 2013

This is my second Sunday Roast at el Potro in two weeks. Tremendous value for money, lovely carvery with ham, beef, turkey etc and all the trimmings and lots of delicious traditional desserts. Better to reserve as by 3.00 p.m. it is always full. Apparentely...More

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 27 August 2013

My partner and I were staying nearby on holiday and found the Sunday carvery fantastic value....excellent ....wonderful food and pleasant, hard working staff. We both loved the sports bar down stairs. Also went to the quiz night which was a great laugh. Wishing Paul, Donna...More

1  Thank Maggie L
Reviewed 6 August 2013

We went to El Potro 3 days after it was taken over by Paul and Donna and we loved it! During our 10 day stay in the area we ate and drank there on several occassions and were not dissapointed. Even on the night they...More

1  Thank Zoe R
Reviewed 20 May 2013

Stayed in the area or 3 nights as part of a hen weekend and ate twice in El Potro restaurant. There were 19 in our party and we all dined from the Early Bird menu which was 3 courses (3 or 4 choices in each...More

Thank maggit
Reviewed 19 May 2013

Was staying in the area with 18 of my friends for a hen weekend! Visited the restraunt twice and the service, the food and quality was fantastic! Would def recommend el potro! Great customer service by Paul & Joanne! They even helped us out with...More

Thank Cheryl666
Reviewed 25 February 2013

I have been to this restaurant on several occasions with family and friends and on each occasion, I've opted for the Sunday carvery. It's €12.00 per person and this is good value. There is a choice of four meats, roast and new potatoes, vegetables, Yorkshire...More

Thank Claire2201
Reviewed 11 February 2013

Our favourite carvery. There are 4 different meats to choose from, or have a selection of them all. The gammon is my favourite. You then help yourself to a lovely variety of delicious veg, there's peas, carrots, cabbage, new potatoes, potato lyonnaise, roast potatoes, cauli...More

Thank BWN0912
Reviewed 21 November 2012

Have been going to El Potro for many years for the sunday lunch carvery, but what a shame on going last sunday the restaurant is now under new management and it shows!! The service was poor and although the waiter assured us the chef had...More

Thank DEBBIE2257
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$24 - US$49
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arrabal Sup C6 C | Urb. La Sierrazuela, 29649, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 47 02 84
El Potro in Mijas Costa in the province of Malaga offers international cuisine with unmistakeable British and Andalusian influences. On Sundays diners can opt for the Sunday roast (roast chicken, turkey, beef or lamb – typical of the UK) with a wide variety of accompaniments. There is also a long menu to choose from, a set menu during the week and a children’s menu. The restaurant is open all day and has a terrace and a play room for kids. On Saturdays there are live shows.
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