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Cerro de Hijar

Carretera Balneario S/N, 29109 Tolox, Spain
+34 952 11 21 11
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (7 reviews)
“duck” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, European
$$ - $$$
Carretera Balneario S/N, 29109 Tolox, Spain
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the fabulous tasting menu in the patio. Six sublime dishes, served by very pleasant and professional staff. Every course a winner: gazpacho, aubergine canelones, oxtail ravioli, sea bass, duck and pina colada moose. Lovely atmosphere, discreet service, all in all, perfect!

1  Thank etwickenham
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We drove up to the hotel, which in itself is an experience, to get lunch although we had not made a reservation. We ate in the garden where there are stunning all round views and had a superb lunch, matched with some excellent service and...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 20 May 2017

They are all very good or excellent for a reason!!. The location is outstanding , Guillermo one of the owners was very kind and helpful, and a lovely man (very knowledgeable about the area and the walks, he is also fluent in English). The rooms...More

Thank ebbcourt
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We ate dinner here and lunch the next day. It was out of season but busy and staff seemed a bit stretched, but the menu was imaginative and the food when it came was well-cooked and beautifully presented. Portions were large many people would be...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

The road to find and navigate to is a challenge , but none the less rewarding once you arrive. Perched almost at the top of the mountain at the roads end, you will be pleasantly surprised at the discovery . The hotel /restaurant is Better...More

Thank william t
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Food is excellent in this Parador. A bit much but honest food from the region. Good selection of wines. Diner starts a bit late for northern Europeans.

Thank Gaillardon
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We was reading the notes here at TripAdvisor and took a chance. In this rainy winter climate we had use for a fireplace and we find it. Lovely to take a lunch in front of warming fire. Good food, nice wines and warming service. Probably...More

Thank GassasWine C
Reviewed 6 October 2015

We had hoped to visit this restaurant last year, so this year we were determined to get there. Not one for Hotel restaurants back home we were sceptical, but the menu sounded so good. Perched high up above Tolox, approximately 3 1/2 kilometres from the...More

Thank BingBooBear
Reviewed 6 October 2015

Hidden at the foot of the Sierra de las Nieves about 4KM outside the village of Tolox is an excellent restaurant located, certainly the effort wordt to visit once in the area. The personalised catering and care is clearly one of the very good characteristics...More

Thank pbmeyersr
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Far away from anything else, on top of a mountain you can find the restaurant (and hotel) Cerro de Hijar). It is a long drive to get there, but it is worth the trip! We read about the restaurant in the book "Dining secrets of...More

Thank BrianGammelgaard
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Balneario S/N, 29109 Tolox, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Tolox
  • Phone Number: +34 952 11 21 11
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