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La Bodega Del Pintor

Calle Malaga Negro 29650 Mijas 17 | Mijas Pueblo, 29014 Malaga, Spain
+34 615 67 24 47
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (43 reviews)
“carne” (2 reviews)
“spicy sausage” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle Malaga Negro 29650 Mijas 17 | Mijas Pueblo, 29014 Malaga, Spain
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1 - 10 of 101 reviews

Reviewed 8 October 2018

Stopped here for a drink one evening prices reasonable didnt eat here as was a little put off by recent bad reviews.Seemed to be busy so maybe just a matter of choice.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lauralou2
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

5 of us ate here and we enjoyed it. My pil-pil fish was delicious. The beer was good and so was the wine. Friendly service made it a great evening!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JamTarts55
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Avoid like the plague. Awful service from the lady in charge, rude and off-hand. Waiters were smoking and drinking behind the bar. Menu was indifferent, vegetables cold, the worst meal we have had in Mijas by far in 11 years. Service slow, very poor value....More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank rogerstephenclark
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We. Have just had a meal in here. It was awful from start to finish. Sterile waiters staff smoking drinking and eating infront of customers. Never have I ordered gambas pil pil and had to pay for bread that was brought 20 mins before meal....More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Christine C
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We were recommended by friends and were extremely disappointed by poor service and semi-decent food! It was highly spoken of and it let us down tremendously with staff drinking, eating and smoking on the outside terrace where they could be seen by customers. It not...More

Date of visit: August 2018
3  Thank Caitlin C
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Foods crap. service is as slow as my mum walks and all the waiters are from Germany that drink behind the bar like they're teens at a houseparty trying to be cool. Avoid the place at all costs

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank maxrs1212
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Food is very very good here. Great wines I especially love their white wine called Garayes. I cant name one dish I like as they are all fantastic, their Carne Manchada is especially good though. They have a few tables outside in the street but...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Trigolly
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We initially wanted to sit outside in the garden but once again this was not possible. Poor and slow service as owner took a personal telephone call and we were ignored. A table that came in 15 minutes after us were served first. Poor quality...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Had the good fortune to endure yet another five hour lunch in this superb little wine bar stepped back from the tourist front line. A fantastic selection of Spanish wine including a dry Chardonnay by Chinchilla and a Valduero Crianza as two stand-outs of many...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Wahaay
Reviewed 15 July 2018

I have been to this place so many times in the last three years, and have always highly recommended it, even though the staff never recognise you form one visit to the next! The food is always good and generally, the service ok. However, I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank ThomasPolly
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30 October 2016|
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Response from Carrabaun | Reviewed this property |
Ab2pcs, you misunderstood, I wasn't asking about El Placer, please read more carefully before commenting
10 April 2015|
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Response from Pollytours1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes relatives of the owners of the bar also run the little hostel next door but I have not been inside .You may also want to look at the El Escudo this has a very good reputation .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Malaga Negro 29650 Mijas 17 | Mijas Pueblo, 29014 Malaga, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga
  • Phone Number: +34 615 67 24 47
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