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J.J.'s Cafe del Mar

) #45 of 284 Restaurants in Nerja ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mediterranean, European, British
Burriana Beach, 29780 Nerja, Spain
+34 952 52 51 94
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Mediterranean, European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Burriana Beach, 29780 Nerja, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Waiters are very nice but my favourite was the older Spanish man as he was talkative and friendly :) The food was good but something that disgusted me was the napkins...they were re useable napkins that were DIRTY AND STAINED and just looked disgusting...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited recently with friends to celebrate a birthday. Food was superb, service so friendly and nothing was any trouble. Janet, Miguel, Graham and the crew work tirelessly to make sure everyone leaves happy and well fed.

2  Thank John F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is easily the best place to eat inn Burriana Beach. The food, service and value are all excellent. There is plenty of choice on the menu and you will not be disappointed. Top Tip: in the summer book in advance and ask for an...More

2  Thank Joe M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant on the last night of our holiday and it was definitely the best of the holiday. Started off by being greeted by a very pleasant English man who also knew his Spanish too!! Good range of menu as well as two...More

2  Thank Lucy P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always above reproach for food and comfort. Consistent, friendly. Loyal to their customers. Always busy for good reason. Would recommend whole-heartedly. Our favourite place.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited in evening and both had the set menu. We had the lamb chops and the sea bass. Both meals were really well cooked and the vegetables also we're well cooked and fresh. Would definitely return

1  Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Situated on the main strip at Playa Burriana, this small but perfectly formed eatery is a must if you stay in the resort. Food, service and staff are first rate. The menu del dia provides top quality choices for imao very reasonable prices. The attention...More

1  Thank greekirelander
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great meal, the pate was excellent huge portion, in fact could of done with more toast.. then I had the lamb and mustard mash..with ample veg an salad.. the staff were friendly and it was a very enjoyable evening..

1  Thank Heather K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a table outside at JJ's with 3 generations of the family, fantastic food and service from lovely people!

1  Thank Dave H
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely evening meal here with my family. Great menu and service. Very tasty. You must give it a try if you are in Burriana.

2  Thank Jennifer T
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john l
15 December 2016|
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Response from Bob N | Reviewed this property |
Apologies only ever visited the restaurant in holiday season.
Tracey L
17 July 2015|
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Response from Andrew S | Reviewed this property |
The owner is English - from Shrewsbury - so language not a problem. Don't know if you can reserve a table but we've managed without having to do so. Busier at nighttime. If you ring them they'll advise.
3 January 2015|
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Response from AdrianMoor1 | Reviewed this property |
I think they close in the winter, but, I am not totally sure!! Sunday lunches are by reservation because of its popularity. Superb food and service here. Only had really great experiences. Enjoy yourself!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 23
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Burriana Beach, 29780 Nerja, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Nerja
  • Phone Number: +34 952 52 51 94
JJ's Cafe del Mar offers good value food in a comfortable setting on Burriana Beach - for lunch, snacks and dinner. Reservations recommended.
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