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Restaurante Jose Jiminez

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Carretera Penoncillo N 340 | Calle Penoncillo S/N, Torrox, Spain
+34 952 53 08 69
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Stockholm, Sweden
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The food and service is excellent! The fresh fish is great! Free sunbeds when having a reservation! Best spot to watch the sea with a glass of something good!

Thank Susanne S
Monmouth, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is excellent with a very large choice. I would highly recommend the Fritura De Pescado (mixed fried fish). It's only 13 euros for two people and you get masses, plenty enough for lunch for two people especially if you order the bread and aioli to go with it. A couple of chilled glasses of rose went exceedingly well... More 

Thank Jane B
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We used to come here a lot when we discovered Torrox and it was one of our faviroute restaurants the fish selection was amazing and was really fresh but now I don't know it has seemed to drop.

Thank arronclark98
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

The deep fried aubergine drizelled in honey was excellent, as was the large hake fillet and rosada, but our meal was let down by uninspiring packet onion soup and overcooked frozen vegatables accompanying the main courses. Jimenez has alway had a high rating so we hope this disappointment is transient.

Thank Mike S
Bath, UK
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120 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

My title tells the tale! This is over and above a chirinquito; rather a go-to lunch place complete with sea front view and 'tumbonas' to lie out on too. The food is simplicity itself and presented thus on the menu: 5 of us had plates to share of berenjenas fritas in miel (the thinnest slices of aubergine deep fried in... More 

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Nerja, Spain
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47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Party of 25 excellent afternoon, food was great, service with a smile, reasonably priced for a beach restaurant.

Thank Karen H
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant which serves great food, the staff are always friendly and with a view overlooking the sea what more could you want.

Thank sumar_11
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

It is typical Spanish cafe on the beach, seems like the others, but the food is great!!! Everything that be ordered was great. Highly recommend to everyone on the beach.

Thank Юрий П
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely setting - right on the beach front. Food amazing. Service very friendly. Service prompt. Bill cheap. They even had truffles to buy with your coffee - one of life's simple pleasures!

Thank Miller1999
London, UK
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We decided to visit This restaurant after reading good reviews and we were not disappointed. The food was good, great value and we were able to sit outside and eat while listening to the sea waves on the beach.

Thank elisasolohayuna

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Penoncillo N 340 | Calle Penoncillo S/N, Torrox, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Torrox
  • Phone Number: +34 952 53 08 69

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?