Cantueso Periana SL,

29710 Periana (Málaga), Andalucía, Spain


Please find below a typical menu, which is subject to change, depending upon seasonal variations. For our latest menu please see our blog, Facebook page or contact us.

Para Picar

Tapas and light bites to pick and mix. Any combination: to share, as a light lunch, or starter...


Sopa del Día     4,00€/5,50€
Soup of the Day

Berenjenas Fritas con Miel de Caña     3,50€/5,00€
Aubergine Fritters with Cane Honey – a typical dish from Andalucía

Chorizo con Manzanilla      3,50€
Chorizo with Sherry

Albóndigas de Cerdo con Salsa de Tomate     4,50€
Pork Meatballs with a Tomato Sauce

Huevo a la Flamenca     4,50€
Flamenco Egg (Oven-baked dish of Potato, Chorizo, Serrano Ham & Tomato topped with an Egg) - a traditional dish from Andalucía

Patatas Bravas     3,00€
Potato Chunks with a Spicy Dip

Almendras      1,75€

Aceitunas      1,00€




Queso de Cabra Cocido, Cubierto de Frutos Secos con Mermelada de Frutas Rojas al Romero     7,00€
Baked Goats’ Cheese, rolled in Nuts and served with a Red Fruit and Rosemary Sauce

Langostinos a la Plancha con Alioli     7,50€
Grilled King Prawns with Garlic Dip

Pescado Frito con Patatas Fritas y Salsa Tártara     5,00€
Mini Battered Fish served with French Fries & Tartare Sauce

Calamares Fritos con Mayonesa al Limón     4,00€
Crispy Squid with a Lemon Mayonnaise

Croquetas de Paella con Alioli      4,00€
Seafood Paella Croquettes with Garlic Dip

Entremesesy Ensaladas

Side Orders & Salads


Patatas Fritas 3,50€
French Fries

Ensalada Mixta media 6,50€, grande 9,50€
Mixed Salad

Ensalada con Queso de Cabra, Nueces, Pera, Manzana y Salsa de Fruta de la Pasión media 8,50€, grande 11,50€
Goats’ Cheese, Walnut, Pear & Apple Salad with a Passion Fruit Dressing

Segundos Platos

Main Courses


Pastel de Pollo con Salsa de Champiñones y Ensalada Mixta     11,50€
Chicken Pie with a Mushroom Sauce served with a Mixed Salad

Solomillo de Cerdo, Salsa de Vino de Málaga, Almendras y Pasas con Gratin de Patata     12,00€
Roast Pork Fillet with a Malaga Dulce, Almond & Raisin Sauce served with Potato Gratin

Magret de Pato con Salsa de Frutas Rojas y Gratin de Patata     16,00€
Duck Breast with a Red Fruit Sauce served with Potato Gratin

Solomillo de Ternera a la Plancha     23,00€
con Mantequilla de Hierbas o Salsa de Champiñones y Patatas Fritas Picantes 
Fillet Steak with a Herb Butter or Mushroom Sauce, served with Spicy Chips

Brocheta de Pescado con Patatas Fritas o Ensalada Mixta     13,50€
Seafood Brochette (pieces of marinated Fish & Prawns on a wooden skewer) - served with a choice of French Fries or a Mixed Salad

Risotto de Pescado y Marisco     14,00€   
Fish & Shellfish Risotto

Risotto Vegetal     10,00€ 
Vegetable Risotto

Paella o fideuà mixta, de pescado y marisco o vegetal (mínimo 2 raciones)
Paella available (mixed, seafood or vegetarian) – minimum of 2 people, 24 hours’ notice required.
Choose between the traditional rice paella or fideuà, made with pasta instead of rice.




Tarta de Santiago con Helado     6,50€
Almond Tart with Ice Cream – a traditional dessert from Galicia.  Perfect with a glass of Olorosso!

Parfait de Higo con Caramelo de Naranja    5,50€
Fig Parfait with an Orange Sauce

Profiteroles con Helado de Vainilla y Salsa Chocolate caliente    7,00€
Profiteroles filled with Vanilla Ice Cream and Hot Chocolate Sauce

Surtido de Postrecitos     8,50€
A Selection of Desserts

Helados Variados     5,50€
Opcional: Salsa de Chocolate o Toffee    2,00€
Pedro Ximénez o Baileys     2,00€
A selection of Ice Creams (3 scoops: chocolate, vanilla & strawberry)
Optional – with Chocolate or Toffee Sauce, or Pedro Ximénez or Baileys

Affogato: Helado de Vainilla con Café     3,25€
Opcional: Chupito de Amaretto, Baileys o Frangelico   2,00€
Affogato: A scoop of Vanilla Ice Cream with Coffee
Optional – a shot of Amaretto, Baileys or Frangelico

Recuerde! Tenemos copas de vino para postres.
Remember – we sell dessert wines by the glass!

Wine List

There are over 5,000 producers of wine in Spain spread over some 68 D.O. regions.


Few are well-known, and we have therefore tried to select some exciting wines from different areas for you to try. We feel sure you will not be disappointed. And in the event that you are still unsure, why not take the opportunity to sample some of the wines which we offer by the glass.


House White: Viña Orce
(Macabeo) – La Mancha – Glass 3,25 € Bottle 12,00 €

A crisp fruity wine.

Castillo de la Mota
(Verdejo) – Rueda – Glass 3,50 € Bottle 14,00 €
Aromas of green apple and tropical fruits.  The ideal accompaniment for fish, shellfish and white meats.  

(Lairén, Moscatel, Doradilla) – Sierras de Málaga – Bottle 14,00 €
A local wine.  Floral with tropical and citrus fruits.

(Chardonnay) – La Tierra de Castilla  – Bottle 15,00 €
Light notes of peaches and ripe tropical fruit.

Diez Siglos
(Verdejo) – Rueda – Bottle 16,00 €

Aromas of fresh grass, fennel and aniseed.

Coral do Mar
(Albariño) – Rias Baixas – Bottle 17,00 €
Classica Albariño grape – ideal with seafood.


House Red: Viña Orce
(Tempranillo) – La Mancha – Glass 3,25 € Bottle 12,00 €

Lively and sparkling, with dark fruity aromas of blackberry and plum.

(Tempranillo, Viura) – Rioja – Glass 3,50 € Bottle 14,00 €
Bright purple colour.  Fruity nose with hints of fruit jelly and strawberry.

Viña Orce Crianza 
(Tempranillo – Cabernet Sauvignon) – La Mancha – Bottle 15,00 €
Spicy Mediterranean aromas. A full-bodied, well-structured wine.

Marques de Ulia Crianza 
(Tempranillo) – Rioja – Bottle 16,00 € 
Aged for 12 months in American and French oak barrels. Fruity with aromas of mountain herbs. Ideal with poultry and cheese.

Olvena Crianza
(Cabernet Sauvignon) – Somontano – Bottle 16,00 €

Intense red color.  Powerful aromas of forest fruits. Aged for 10 months in American oak barrels.

Benedictum III
(Tempranillo) – Ribera Del Duero – Bottle 18,00 €
Aged for 3 months in American oak.  An intense cherry red colour with flavours of ripe red fruits and a hint of vanilla.


House Rosé: Viña Orce
(Merlot) – La Mancha – Glass 3,25 € Bottle 12,00 €

Aromas of fresh strawberries and currants with a hint of stone fruits.


Champagne by any other name. Our selection of Cavas are all stars that demonstrate just how good Spanish wine making has become.

Cordon Negro, Extra Dry (20cl quarter bottle) 6,00 €

Duc de Foix
Extra Dry 13,00 €

Duc de Foix
Extra Dry Rosé 14,00 €


Carpe Diem Vino de Licor – Málaga
Glass (125ml) 4,00 € Bottle (37.5cl) 12,00 €