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Superb food and lovely setting

The couple who run this intimate little restaurant are complete stars. They deliver consistently... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
London, United Kingdom
Excellent Tapas

After reading good reviews here and on Mojacar Forums we were really keen to try. Lovely outside... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Kent, United Kingdom
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“garlic prawns”(6 reviews)
“paella”(4 reviews)
this is a rustic and elegant Spanish Restaurant,it has a chill-out ambiance and an attractive with sea views terrace.Good variety tapas,offer al'carte menu includes Boards of cured Iberian and Serrano ham /Board of cured Manchego cheese / cured...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Paseo Mediterraneo 135, 04638 Mojacar, Spain
+34 950 61 54 11
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

The couple who run this intimate little restaurant are complete stars. They deliver consistently high quality food and drink and we often over order due to so many starters being just incredible and totally edible! We visit on every visit to Mojacar, so maybe 3-4...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 763phila
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

After reading good reviews here and on Mojacar Forums we were really keen to try. Lovely outside Patio and beautiful inside with a massive wine selection and amazing hams. We tried a variety of mixed tapas generous portions and delicious. Chorizo in red wine and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank ChrisLogan63
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Went twice, sizzling prawns and steak on first visit, mixed Paella on 2nd. Steak was massive and beautifully cooked. Paella for 2 was delightful, order the day before. Great selection of wines, we had a nice Tempranillo for €10. Apple tart for desert was very...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Vicki M
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely delicious food. Charming relaxed service, excellent wine list.Spicy black​ pudding Garlic Prawns tomato and anchovy salad, iberico ham croquettes, Roast Kid, Duck Breast. No room for pudding.all beautifully presented cooked to perfection. Don't miss this fantastic dining experience

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Arthur L
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

After a few unpleasant experiences in restaurants in Mojácar we stumbled upon this gem of a place. We sat outside where there are a few tables in a relaxed atmosphere with lovely decor. Out waiter, or possible owner was the only man on deck but...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Rachel D
lynda t, Owner at El Sitio, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017
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Mucha gracias por Su visita Un Saludo

Reviewed 22 June 2017

We visited on 3 separate occasions, and it was never open, despite the times being on their web site. Eventually we got to try it,after wanting to see what the hype was about ! Its over rated, and disappointing. Ordinary fare, at not so ordinary...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Suzi197
lynda t, Owner at El Sitio, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2017

We open Monday to Saturday.Closed Sundays Winter opening hours Lunch 12.00h-17.00h Dinner 19.00h-23.00h Summer opening hours,from July till end of September 12.30h- 17.00h 19.30h-24.30h The opening hours are at the entrance of the Restaurante. Sorry we don't do Menu del Dia,solo Carta only a la...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and I enjoyed an evening meal of tapas here. The restaurant has a warm, inviting and romantic atmosphere with traditional dark wood panelling, legs of ham hanging from the ceiling and bottles of wine lining the walls. All dishes tried were excellent quality....More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank C_A_King2016
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Lovely, high quality authentic Spanish restaurant along the Playa, good service.. We had a 5 plate tapas for 2, and glass of wine in this really nice setting, including spicy sausage, sizzling prawns, tuna, Potato omelette and black pudding for 35 euro...Will deffo go again.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank dougdacre
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Really very pleasant surroundings and excellent food. A proper spanish restaurant romantically lit. The waiter doesn't speak english well which adds to th ambiance. Just great.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Peter L
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

My friends and I had an evening here last week. The man who served us I think was also the owner he was sweet, unassuming and gracious. So so lovely- we were wondering if we could bring him home with us! The tapas was beautiful...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Terry R
31 January 2017|
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Response from lynda t | Property representative |
Good evening, we are renovating the restaurante till mid February, we will be announcing the opening date soon. Sorry for any inconvenience. Best Regard El sitio Mojacar playa.