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Tapas Bar Carmen

Avenida Virgen de La Pena 5 | Avenida Virgen de la Pena 5, 29650, Mijas, Spain
+34 616 54 38 84
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (20 reviews)
“toasted bread” (2 reviews)
“tostada” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Avenida Virgen de La Pena 5 | Avenida Virgen de la Pena 5, 29650, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here many times can’t fault it great food and drink to watch world go by in the heart of the village. Jimmys most accommodating

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 373duncanw
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Again food to a good standered staff very welcoming go here every time we go to mijas . Love the place

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Heather E
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

I have visited a few times while waiting to catch the bus to Fuengirola. I usually just have a coffee, but I have also had a toasted bread roll with chopped tomato, olive oil and garlic. It’s very simple and very tasty. The service is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank misterprezzo
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

The food here wasn’t spectacular and the service was slow but friendly. The best thing we ate was the gambas al pil pil, everything else was just ok. Their tinto de verano con limon delicious (if you don’t know what it is, try it -...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank HiddenGem22
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Such a shame. Dropped in here for some Tapas which were very good to be fair. However the waiter never smiled once and his service was quite rude. When I asked about something on the menu he said do you want it or not! This...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Thecheesecutter
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed our breakfast sat on the side of the street. I had a Serrano ham and cheese tostada which was lovely - plenty of toppings. My wife had Churro's - they were delicious. Orange Juice was good, with nice coffee, and a reasonable bill....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Richy1708
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent value and excellent food. Tapas portions are generous and everything was delicious. More than enough food for 2 adults and 2 kids plus a round of drinks for €50

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 210nikkir
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely little tapas bar we tried whilst recently in Mijas, walked past this place a few times and have always seen the locals eating which in my eyes is always a good sign. Gave the food a try one afternoon and we weren’t disappointed, sampled...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank plod28
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Very good food, great and fast service. Pil pil very good! Tapas very good as well :) I really recommend to have a lunch or late lunch! Good home wine as well!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank H6355WBolgam
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This was an excellent choice for some really basic tapas standards of chicken, meatballs, squid and patatas bravas. Simple unpretentious food in a relaxing environment- you don't always have to fill up or eat arts of work-reassuringly good.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Mike L
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Virgen de La Pena 5 | Avenida Virgen de la Pena 5, 29650, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 616 54 38 84
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