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Harbour | El Cotillo, El Cotillo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 8
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great venue, great service

We sat on the covered terrace watching the sun go down. We drank excellent house red that was far too reasonable in price for the quality. The waiters made us welcome and were warm and friendly. The paella was particularly good and even the chef came out to ask if the customers were happy.I had... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 27, 2015
Bob.PLondon
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London
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

The best thing about this restaurant was the view from the terrace. When we visited we were the only couple in there and this was possibly a clue to the quality of the food. i ordered chicken in a curry sauce and the food that came was disgusting: the sauce was bright yellow and had split and the chicken underneath... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Visited twice, was not disappointed on either occasion. Both times we were given a sample of a starter to try, much appreciated. The mains were very nice, quite generous portions and good service. On one occasion the waiter even left the bottle of honey rum on the table for us and another group. Would recommend.

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London
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37 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We sat on the covered terrace watching the sun go down. We drank excellent house red that was far too reasonable in price for the quality. The waiters made us welcome and were warm and friendly. The paella was particularly good and even the chef came out to ask if the customers were happy.I had several meals here returning as... More 

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Stamford
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43 reviews 43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Somehow the service the food quality, the view, and the wine all came together for us on our last night. We've tried all the El Cotillo restaurants and we enjoyed this one the most, somewhat unexpectedly. It's good that there is some healthy competition in El Cotillo and we will be back.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We ate here twice during a 2 week stay in El Cotillo. On both occasions the food was first class. The first time was a mixed paella for 2 which was very good & served well. Plenty of fish & chicken with the rice full of flavour. We shared a plate of mussels to start which, again, were excellent. Second... More 

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Antrim, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I think my title sums it all up. We visited several other restaurants while we were there (apart from the other one they own - El Roque), but we ended up going back. They have a good menu selection (if you're not a veggie) and, honestly, the grilled octopus was delicious. They also have quite effective gas patio heaters on... More 

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Sandhurst, United Kingdom
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98 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We'd walked past this place several nights while in El Cotillo but there never seemed to be anyone in there, but this night there was so we went in. The waiters wanted us to sit outside and fortunately there was a table right by a heater. We placed our order and that's where things started to go wrong. Another couple... More 

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Billingshurst, United Kingdom
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47 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Our return visit here did not disappoint, really like their varied menu. Delicious aubergine and honey starter and nice chocolate pudding. We found the service fine, but on the first night we noticed they drafted in a waiter from El Roque which apparently they also own. However our meal was so good we went back the next night, but on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We had a great meal here, the food was excellent and so was the service, recommend restaurant in a good location.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 reviews 5 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Went there with friends for dinner. Perfect service, really good advice on wine and meals. Food was correct prepared and tasty. Not much to say than "we will be back!"

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Harbour | El Cotillo, El Cotillo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Fuerteventura  >  La Oliva  >  El Cotillo

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish, Greek

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Families with children, Local cuisine

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