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El Cordero

Plaza del Castillo 2 | Cerca de Plaza de España- en pleno casco historico de Benahavis, 29679 Benahavis, Spain
+34 952 85 62 29
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (12 reviews)
“paella” (6 reviews)
“t bone steak” (4 reviews)
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00:00 - 23:00 Hours
Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Plaza del Castillo 2 | Cerca de Plaza de España- en pleno casco historico de Benahavis, 29679 Benahavis, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I cannot understand why El Cordero is not ranked higher than it is. I think that most visitors don't make it past the main strip but they are really missing out. We ate there twice on our last visit and the food and service were...More

1  Thank Chris T
Reviewed 5 days ago

We arrived in Spain on the 31st October and unfortunately it was pouring with rain. We went to El Cordero for 'lunch' but ended up spending all afternoon there enjoy some great food and wine. The team working there were great fun but also very...More

1  Thank mhcs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

El Cordero has a very extensive variety of mouthwatering dishes of which we tried several and loved them all! The staff are absolutely lovely, the cleanliness remarkable and the ambience is very welcoming. I absolutely recommend this restaurant 👌

1  Thank Chico1515
Reviewed 7 October 2018

With our finlande friends we had our best paella here. The service was friendly and great selection of wine.

1  Thank SujeewaL
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We have visited El Cordero for a family dinner last week. The restaurant has a beautiful location in Benahavis village with the main sitting area being on the lovely town square. The staff were amazing, very polite and kind. The starters (fried seafood, bean soup)...More

Thank Sofia A
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Great food. Recommend pig and lamb. Kids had pizza which was great. It was very busy so a relaxed approach was required eith the service. Unfortunately had to take kids to bed but deserts looked great. Recommend get there early if you don't book as...More

1  Thank Paul W
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The restaurant had limited staff but they were fantastic. The food was tasty and the staff made everyone welcome. I would recommend to book in advance. Overall gorgeous food ( I had the carbonara pizza which was amazing), friendly staff and beautiful location.

1  Thank JoshC3113
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We were wandering past this hidden gem and heard a great singer. Unfortunately we had already eaten but asked if we could just come in for a drink. We were welcomed by the staff with open arms and as we wanted to dance they even...More

1  Thank 5264joanne
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Really loved benahevis and this restaurant was great . Good food and good atmosphere. Good value and friendly staff

1  Thank linefamily
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We’ve been here with the family quite a few times. Fresh garlic pizza bread served complimentary at the start is amazing! Kids love the fresh pizzas from the wood oven. We love the paella. It’s never that busy. Staff are great. Try it over the...More

1  Thank sphumph1964
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza del Castillo 2 | Cerca de Plaza de España- en pleno casco historico de Benahavis, 29679 Benahavis, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Benahavis
  • Phone Number: +34 952 85 62 29
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