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Restaurante La Tapita - Los Jose's

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Coffee Shop, Spanish, International
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Calle Placido Domingo Local 5 | San Fernando de Maspalomas, 35100 Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 76 96 80
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8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Local cuisine

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  • 167
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  • 12
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  • 5
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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 of 5 stars
Nice fresh tapas in Gran Canaria

We ate here two times during our holiday in Gran Canaria. Our host advised us to make a reservation and that was a good advice! The place is crowded, especially when you want to have diner after 20.00 hours. The food is very tasteful and the staff very friendly. There is no menu, you just eat... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 2, 2015
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  • Local cuisine
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71 reviews 71 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We ate here two times during our holiday in Gran Canaria. Our host advised us to make a reservation and that was a good advice! The place is crowded, especially when you want to have diner after 20.00 hours. The food is very tasteful and the staff very friendly. There is no menu, you just eat what is being served,... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Had heard a lot about this place and had high expectations duly. The food was okay but not as good I as had heard beforehand. I did know before that there's no menu, you just choose from the counter. Although we came early in the evening,some dishes had already sold out. Service was polite and prices were reasonable.

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Barcelona, Spain
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I got a reccomended this place, but it was quite a rip off. The menu does not exists, meaning you have to basically have whatever the waiter needs to push ( and they are quite pushy). No menu means no idea of the prices either of course. The service was bad and rude, and we got the feeling we had... More 

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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

This place made a really welcome change from the tourist filled heaving restaurants in Playa del Ingles. It serves authentic tapas and small dishes. The service is excellent- the waiter was attentive and patient, and the atmosphere is intimate and friendly. A rare find in the area.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

we have been at least 15 times to this little treasure in San fernando. Food is always fresh and tastes great and the service is very pleasant, even though they are busy at all times of the day, they make sure you feel comfortable and enjoy a great time.

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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We visited this little tapas bar at the end if December and we were very happy with the food and the service. It would have been easier having a paper menu but we chose the dishes from the counter and from other tables as they appealed to us and they were all very good. The price is also extremely fare... More 

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Bruges, Belgium
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30 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The tapas are not bad but I do not understand why people are standing in line to get a table in this restaurant. You can easily find good tapas in the same area where you don't have to wait half an hour for a table. Once you get in it is really packed and you have to be lucky the... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Although the food is plentiful in size, if you are vegetarian this is not the restaurant for you! My partner had very little choice and was offered a plate of boiled potatoes with Mojo sauce and a plate of vegetables. We were amazed when the bill came to find the plate of beans and carrots cost 9.70 Euros and was... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

After visiting last year with my partner. We just had to come back again. There were 5 in our party this time and it was as good as ever. Same format no menu, just pick what you want or keep them coming till you've had enough. Makes a great change and contrast to the bigger restaurants in Maspalomas. Simple local... More 

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Lochem, The Netherlands
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

You get what you see in this restaurant: no menu available, choices can be made at the bar where the dishes are presented. Call them tapas, but some are real main dishes. The sandwiches are delicious, don't miss them; if they offer the one's with crab, tunin, tomato, mayonaise and egg, you have the catch of the week! I also... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Placido Domingo Local 5 | San Fernando de Maspalomas, 35100 Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Maspalomas
  • Phone Number: +34 928 76 96 80

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 13 - 33
  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Spanish, International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?