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Restaurant Molino del Santo

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Bda Estacion | Benaoján, 29370 Benaojan, Spain
+34 952 16 72 16
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Devon
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94 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautifully presented food with interesting combinations of flavours. Light lunches, evening meals all were delicious. Varied wine list including local varietes. Great friendly staff too.

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PaulineElkin, Owner at Restaurant Molino del Santo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a Review. The Team and I are truly delighted you enjoyed all the meals during your stay - and the local wines too! We look forward to welcoming you back one day soon. More 

Columbia, MD
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116 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Molino del Santo is a bit isolated, and we stayed two nights in the hotel with dinner included in our package. The menu was moderate in scope with some choices that seemed desirable only available as part of a tasting menu that must be pre-ordered. Our meals were well-prepared, artistically presented, and more than adequate in amount. Service was attentive.... More 

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Thank WMKMD
PaulineElkin, Owner at Restaurant Molino del Santo, responded to this review

I am delighted you enjoyed not only the food at Molino del Santo but also appreciated the service. It´s a shame the weather wasn´t good enough for you to eat outside on the beautiful terrace with the river running by...but we hope you'll be tempted to return one day when the sun´s shining! Many thanks for taking the time to... More 

Wrexham, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

we dined here on the Sunday night of our visit, our table was on the patio. The food generally was delicious and we all chose the set menu as there was plenty of variety. The staff were extremely kind and helpful and wine list extensive. The atmosphere here was nice, with families and local diners. I would recommend booking as... More 

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PaulineElkin, Owner at Restaurant Molino del Santo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a Review. We're so pleased you enjoyed your meal on the terrace and found the staff to be helpful and attentive. We do get very busy so best to book!!! More 

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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

The presentation, quality and service we were provided was excellent. I will definitely be returning.

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Thank Jimmy P
PaulineElkin, Owner at Restaurant Molino del Santo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your brief but glowing Review - we are really delighted you enjoyed your visit to Molino del Santo and lok forward to welcoming you back in 2017. More 

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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Along with the hotel everything you need to relax for few days or more! Worth booking overnight stay try 5/8 courses with wine then hop skip jump back to room.. Food tasty tried 5 courses with wine..wine selection good great to try local wines and can recommend..iberian pork as main and chilli prawns as started...delicious...leave room for dessert!

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Thank swallowtails1
PaulineElkin, Owner at Restaurant Molino del Santo, responded to this review

Delighted you enjoyed your stay with us at Molino del Santo...and your Review made me laugh! Thank you so much for your enthusiasm...we look forward to welcoming you back for the 2017 Season. More 

Gibraltar
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

I was staying in the hotel, so easy stop. Very good quality food, and professional staff. The menu suits all tastes, and varying orders was not at all frowned upon.

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Thank Dawn D
PaulineElkin, Owner at Restaurant Molino del Santo, responded to this review

A great concise Review - thank you so much. The Team try to make sure there are dishes for all tastes and appetites...and I hope there is NEVER any frowning! We look forward to welcoming you back for the 2017 Season. More 

Vancouver, Canada
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123 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Delicious food, good service and geckos - what more do you need? My original review and pictures are under the hotel review...

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Thank krayon59
PaulineElkin, Owner at Restaurant Molino del Santo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a Restaurant AND Hotel Review! Greta to hear you so enjoyed not only the Food and the Service but also the ever-popular Geckos - we hope you enjoy them! Look forward to welcoming you back to Molino del Santo one day soon. More 

Devon
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94 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Always a joy to eat here with a good choice of dishes on both the main menu and the bar menu. Interesting wine list featuring local. regional and Spanish national wines

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Thank Bunns
PaulineElkin, Owner at Restaurant Molino del Santo, responded to this review

Thank you SO much for continuing to write great Reviews! The Team and I are truly delighted you enjoy Molino so much and choose to return - often with friends - year after year! See you soon! More 

Jimena de la Frontera, Spain
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Everything about this place is fantastic.Friendly,efficient staff,great menus and delicious food.Presentation outstanding.Good wines.

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Thank suehaddon404
PaulineElkin, Owner at Restaurant Molino del Santo, responded to this review

The Team and I are so pleased you enjoyed your meal at Molino del Santo. We all strive to keep standards high - not only in Food & Presentation but also Service and the Ambience. We hope to welcome you again one day soon. More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Turned up after a long walk without a booking but the lady at the front of house was helpful and found us a lovely table outside - lovely food and ambiance. Lots of money in evidence say at the other tables and a good mix of Spanish and English. The only grumble was a bill which included two items we... More 

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Thank J0hnlang
PaulineElkin, Owner at Restaurant Molino del Santo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to to write a Review and we're delighted you enjoyed your meal and the beautiful natural surroundings. But SO SORRY there was a confusion over the bill - I'm glad to see it was immediately rectified - we have just changed to a new digital way of ordering so that was probably... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 49
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bda Estacion | Benaoján, 29370 Benaojan, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Benaojan
  • Phone Number: +34 952 16 72 16

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?