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La Clave

c/ puerto viejo, 18, 38400 Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 38 91 64
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Tapas
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Most restaurants in Puerto de la Cruz all offer more or less the same concept, so it was nice to come across La Clave during our holiday where simple things like candles on the table, jazz music playing in the back ground and an open kitchen make you feel welcome and relaxed. The waiter knew about his wine and recommend... More

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Limerick
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17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

One of the best in Peurto de Cruz. Great food sauces divine. Had wild boar - prawns pate salad. It was so good went back and spent last night there. Staff very friendly

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Espoo, Finland
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39 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We had great expectations with the La Clave and visited for dinner one early evening. What I have most is those guys who are front of the restaurant trying to attract visitors to visit the place. Already this is a sing that not everything is okay with such a place. Immediately when we sat, we were forgotten, nobody was interested... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Had deep fried shark and deep fried baby squid for starters and they were absolutely amazing! Shark was soft and tasty and baby squids very juicy. For main course had Iberian pork with potatoes, which was very good. Very small piece of pork was a bit under-cooked, so had to leave it on the plate. Despite that (for some it... More

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Trondheim, Norway
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Me and my wife were on Tenreife February 9 to 16, we ate twice at La Cleve. if we had found it before, we had probably eaten all our meals have been there. waiter and the other staff were absolutely brilliant, we felt really appreciated and were welcomed like Old Friends. their food is the best tapas I ever tasted,... More

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Was there two nights ago and was served good good by a very charming waiter. Can strongly recommend it even if the wine wasn't excellent.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

This is a great restaurant located on a quiet, typical pedestrian street in town. Very surprised to find a 5 star vegetarian for my wife as well as a delicious meat-eater one for myself and the kids. Fantastic food, great value for money and the desserts are sublime. The service was great and the wine was very nice. Highly recommend... More

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Teignmouth
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Plenty of good reviews for this restaurant, but on the night we went, it was pretty poor. We ordered a selection of tapas, which were served 2 at a time - each time the arrival of our food was immediately preceded by the ping of a microwave. The food was bland and mostly covered in a mojo sauce, which was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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128 reviews 128 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

That's a good restaurant. I can't say anything was particulary good or bad here. Dinner we had here was nice. Everything we had was fresh and locally produced.

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Oslo, Norway
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22 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014 via mobile

I ate here last night after the glowing reviews on Tripadvisor. Obviously the chef must have been on holiday.. But how this place managed to get 4.5/5 on Tripadvisor is a mystery to me. All four of our tapas were extremely disappointing. The "grilled vegetables" were lukewarm and seemed to have been reheated. Then I heard the ping sound and... More

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