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El Patio del Faro

EL FARO Calle Granada 18 | Urbanizacion El Faro Mijas-Costa, 29650, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 58 21 34
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“sorbet” (4 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
All hours
European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
EL FARO Calle Granada 18 | Urbanizacion El Faro Mijas-Costa, 29650, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday

What a delight. Do not be put off by the location which is mainly housing, or the unimposing entrance. Inside, we were welcomed into a dining room, well stocked bar then outside to the pretty patio. The menu is large and varied. There is a...More

Thank A P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have had a lovely evening. The food was lovely, so nicely presented. The courtyard is a lovely setting very relaxing. We were looked after very well by the person who served us she was extremely pleasant.The restaurant and services are immaculate . We will...More

Thank Margaret A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined on the spacious patio surrounded by beautiful flowers, and when the sun went down, the lighting made it seem magical. The staff was exceptionally friendly and efficient, and food was excellent (we chose the set menu). An evening at El Patio del Faro...More

1  Thank sc_wanderer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

El Patio is a bit of an enigma in that the food is excellent, and not overpriced for what you get, but it is always quiet when we visit- not that we mind! we do tend to visit outside of the normal high-season so perhaps...More

1  Thank MartynandJulie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went twice over long weekend. Paella marisco for 6 excellent . Fish raciones tasty. Reasonable prices. And excellent service Will return

Thank llanit0
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We visited this lovely restaurant for dinner whilst staying at Los Amigos Beach Club. It is about a 10 - 15 min walk from the club or a few minutes by car, there is plenty of parking. It was not busy the evening we were...More

Thank marly512
elpatiodelfaro, Owner at El Patio del Faro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2017

Thanks for your kind review. Hope to see you soon again Pilar and Gert

Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Yet another fantastic meal at El Patio! We have visited several times now and it is consistently good. The set menu for €17 is still amazing! I don't know how they do it for the price. Decor is beautiful and spotlessly clean and we are...More

2  Thank dizzydeborah
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We came here to El Patio In October 2016 and left a review. We booked for New Years Eve and was not disappointed. The atmosphere was fantastic and the food, service second to none Pilar, Gert and all the staff worked very hard and it...More

Thank EdwardWym
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Fantastic meal, steak was perfect we had a set menu which was excellent value for money, the restaurant is modern,clean and impressively decorated. You won't be disappointed

1  Thank Ianwirralupton
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We were told about this little Gem from a very nice couple who were having coffee in Los Boliches Café. We were not disappointed. It is a bit tucked away so it is best to ring for directions it only took us about 8 minutes...More

2  Thank EdwardWym
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi Would anyone know if the restaurant is closed down over the Christmas period ( specifically between 18th - 29th December ) ? Many thanks
4 October 2016|
Response from RMR865 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know.
mark s
Hi Would you know how far this restaurant is from villa paseo del mar, and how far to la Cala de Mimas. Mark
20 July 2016|
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Response from elpatiodelfaro | Property representative |
Hi, Mark. I^m sorry, but i don`t know this villa. And to la Cala de Mijas it is about 5 km. Sorry, I can`t help more. Gert
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: EL FARO Calle Granada 18 | Urbanizacion El Faro Mijas-Costa, 29650, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 58 21 34
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