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Paseo Faro del,, 35100 Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928140793
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Ranked #42 of 176 Restaurants in Maspalomas
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Stayed in Costa Melonares hotel for a week and me and my Fiancé came to eat here twice for dinner, the steak was absolutely lovely cooked perfectly, the staff were very friendly, on one visit I tried a cocktail which I never had before and didn't like it very much they took it away and didn't charge us for it... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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79 reviews 79 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
286 helpful votes 286 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

We called in here by chance and were made to feel very welcome by the owner who gave us a table overlooking the sea. A waiter who was very friendly took our order for garlic prawns and garlic mushrooms as starters and I ordered a steak and beef stroganoff for my wife as main courses. I asked if they could... More 

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Bradford, UK
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

After looking at the reviews on TA, decided to give it go in Maspalomas, on our last night of our holiday. Let me say right here and now, i've had lots of steak at many restaurants and have some what been disappointed. Not tonight. The waiter recommend the house social of 'T'bone so i went for it. garlic bread starter... More 

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London
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

The restaurant has a great view and atmosphere, however the service and food was very disappointing We arrived at around 6:30pm with few people finishing their food and made an order, big glasses of red wine, my husband got steak and I got similar dish. We had 1 year old and they did not offer any hight chair, that was... More 

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York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Lovely sea view, friendly staff and steaks to die for! Large portions though so don't have a starter unless you are really hungry!

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The restaurant is located next to "il faro". As all restaurnts in this aerea, there are a lot of tourists. Good and fast service. European food mixed with some spain food. Fresh fruits and juices.

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London, United Kingdom
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212 reviews 212 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

It's located in a busy walk through to the beach. You will be approached and dragged in but hey it's not bad for the money. We have used the bar more than the restaurant for a little tipple (coffee and brandy). If you want reasonable food at at reasonable cost that what it offers.

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Fife
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

We popped in on our first visit to the beach. What attracted us initially was the cool area at the back which was essential at lunch during a 30 degree heat. Very friendly staff and we were made to feel welcome. Food was better than we expected and given the location, value for money and quality of food we went... More 

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Paris, France
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56 reviews 56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Given its location we has some doubts but this was our best meal in Maspalomas ! Great fish, great meat, lovely service. The place was filled with regular customers, felt like a big family or group of friends. We will be back.

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Espoo, Finland
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174 reviews 174 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

We had browsed Tripadvisor to find a good quality restaurant in Maspalomas, Puerto Rico, Playa Ingles area. We happened to be close so we looked up El Toro and it was hard to find and as in many reviews the interior looked pretty dodgy. Since it had got very good reviews we decided to try it out. At the entry... More 

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Address: Paseo Faro del,, 35100 Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
Phone Number: +34 928140793
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Maspalomas

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