This village is full of wonderful restaurants, some with great views of the coast. The area is a tourist area and prices are more expensive but the views and quality of the food makes the extra cost worthwhile.

El Mirlo Blanco, Plaza de la constitución.

Serving food with a northern Spanish flavour to it in the Plaza de la constitution in Mijas pueblo. (website)

Alcazaba Restaurant

Signposted and a short walk from the plaza de constitución this restaurant has some of the best views from Mijas toward the coast. The food is of a good standard and the decoration has a Moorish theme to it. Try and get a window seat the views are stunning.

Valparaiso, Caraterra de Mijas

If you want to treat yourself then have a meal here. It is found half way up the road to Mijas on the left hand side. It is tucked back from the road but can be found next to an octagonal building clearly visible from the street. They often have entertainment which could be flamenco or opera singing.  (website)

Pampa Tablas y Tapas, Calle Virgen de la Pena

Offering Mediterranean cuisine with vegetarian dishes available this place is situated in the centre of Mijas Pueblo. Qualifty ham and cheeses and tapas with a difference. Open from 7pm in the evenings but also 12.30 to 4pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Closed on Wednesdays. Facebook page

Restauante-Meson Menquiñez, Calle San Sebastian Mijas Pueblo.

Typical Spanish tapas and dishes as well as full meals. Fish, meat, paellas and pasta. Open from 11am until Midnight daily.  website

Peccati Di Gol, Av. Virgen de la Peña, Mijas Pueblo.

Pasta, fish, meat dishes and pizzas. Classic cuisine with a modern approach.  website

Balcon de Mijas Indian Restaurant, Avda Virgen de La Peña, Mijas Pueblo

Vegetarian friendly Indian restraurant that also has pizzas. Has many good reviews on Trip Advisor.

Aroma Cafe and Secret Garden

Located in an old house in Calle San Sebastian in the centre of Mijas pueblo this restaurant.  The restaurant opens out into a patio area and garden where an Aregntinian style BBQ is prepared.  They also serve tapas, fish and meat dishes as well as pasta and paella.  This restaurant has been repeated awarded the certificate of excellence from Tripadvisor for the last three years at least.  What to take a look at the restaurant and menu?  Here it is.

Other places to eat in Mijas include, Oscars Tapas Bar where you can find great value and tasty tapas or try one of their cocktails.

Also take a look at places to eat Las Lagunas and places to eat Fuengirola.