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Calle Emilio Calzadilla, 5, 38002 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922247648
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 34
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  • 13
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  • 9
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very, very nice restaurant with warm welcome - a bit overpriced

The phonecall to ask for a table was a very welcoming experience: the host, a beautyfull older Spanish woman, does an excellent job in letting you feel welcome! The evening itself was very nice: good service, very nice athmosphere. The food was also good, but a little overpriced. Our diner for two... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 31, 2014
JasperFortuin
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Asch, Netherlands
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

That the hundreds of photographs on the walls of this atmospheric restaurant, just off Plaza Espana, are almost without exception of your hostess with dignatories, celebrities and friends does not augur well. But get over that and here you can join with the locals who know how to enjoy excellent food and wine, expertly served by the attentive staff. This... More 

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Asch, Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

The phonecall to ask for a table was a very welcoming experience: the host, a beautyfull older Spanish woman, does an excellent job in letting you feel welcome! The evening itself was very nice: good service, very nice athmosphere. The food was also good, but a little overpriced. Our diner for two ended up in an 145,- euro-bill. We had... More 

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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We were a group of 7 and came by mistake to this restaurant. The service was very good and the food was delicus.

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Acantilado de los Gigantes, Spain
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Excellent Restaurant with Excellent food and a very extensive wine list. Lamb shoulder and chops really tasty and perfectly cooked. Excellent Fish, always very fresh and perfectly cooked. We sometimes travel to Santa Cruz to do a little shopping and have a great meal Never been disappointed by the food or Service. The clientel are local business people and the... More 

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Derry, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Popular with locals, but the food was very poor. Don't try the lamb shoulder. Perhaps it suits local tastes. The service was quick and professional. The live lobsters in a tank was off putting.

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east midlands
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246 reviews 246 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

This felt like a restaurant from the Spanish mainland. The ambience and food had a slightly old-fashioned feel that was heightened by the decor and especially the multitude of wall photographs featuring the owner and [presumably] celebrities of varying distinction.. You often saw that in Spanish restaurants, perhaps less so now. We had a perfectly agreeable meal on a quiet... More 

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Molde
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Good service. But the food was terrible. The vegetable was proberly cookt the whole day. And the fish was very very salty

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Essex
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

We visit regularly and have never had a bad dish let alone bad meal. The service is excellent and professional. The quality of food is excellent. Some of the best cheese, ham and seafood. I can't recommend the veal chop enough. The desserts if you can manage one are a delight. We eat most things but are fussy about quality... More 

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Hedingen, Switzerland
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47 reviews 47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

This is actually a Michelin recommended place, which so far was a very good hint as to high class kitchen. Los Cuatro Postes proves that also Michelin fails in between. Miss it. It is messy inside, and food is everything but to be recommended.

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Miami, Florida
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93 reviews 93 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013 via mobile

We asked for 2 different wines from their list and they didn't have them, so they offered an alternative that fortunately was very good! Both the dishes we asked for were very disappointing. The solomillo de ternero was extremely sweet due to reduction of balsamic vinegar plus a sweetened soy asian sauce; and the steak tatar was so awfully salty... More 

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  • Address: Calle Emilio Calzadilla, 5, 38002 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  • Phone Number: +34 922247648

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