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El Rincon del Arroz

Avenida Sabandenos S/N | Los Cristianos, 38640 Arona, Tenerife, Spain
34922777741
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Ranked #40 of 160 Restaurants in Arona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $29 - $50
Hours:
Tue - Sun 1:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue - Sat 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Spanish, Contemporary, International
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The best Mediterranean specialties, paellas, wet rices, rossejats (fines noodles), fideua, fresh seafood and fish, succulent meats a great wine list. The Rincon Del Arroz is a charming air conditioned restaurant with relaxed rustic charm that seats up to 45 diners. The weekly lunch time ambiance is more inclined to business, the evenings however are more intimate and the ideal place for a relaxed dinner.
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The best Mediterranean specialties, paellas, wet rices, rossejats (fines noodles), fideua, fresh seafood and fish, succulent meats a great wine list. The Rincon Del Arroz is a charming air conditioned restaurant with relaxed rustic charm that seats up to 45 diners. The weekly lunch time ambiance is more inclined to business, the evenings however are more intimate and the ideal place for a relaxed dinner.
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1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We went to have a paella and a restaurant speciality because we've seen on their website that they are connected with the Restaurant La Kocina witch we like a lot. The food is boring and overpriced. The waiters were arrogant and made us feel unwanted there. Maybe because they know that foreigners who speak English use trip advisor.

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Myself and my wife went here last night after being told the food was very good, unfortunately we didn't get to try it, the front of house was the rudest we've ever come across. When we first arrived we asked if we could have a drink and just look at the menu, what appeared to be the main waiter, could... More

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Malaga, Spain
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

we returned to Tenerife for a visit and to see friends. (we used to live there) a group of us went to this restaurant for dinner. We found is over priced and not great quality, the wine was also very over priced. When we paid we should have had 20 euros in change, this money never came back and when... More

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Los Cristianos, Spain
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Front of house appalling, he needs a career change, overpriced, over rated, and we felt unwanted as English clients. We will never return!

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

You'll see that I left a review for this restaurant in December 2012. When we returned to Tenerife in January I was really looking forward to going back to El Rincon. I called the restaurant and tried to make a booking. My Spanish isn't great, so I asked in Spanish whether they spoke English and the person said yes. They... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013 via mobile

Would never go back there again the plate of Ham we where charged €19 euros for so annoyed was not worth it at all bill came to €79 euros did not leave a tip at all will never go back

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London
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96 reviews 96 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

A more formal spanish Rosejat and Fideuia place. The food was actually ok, but the octopus in my starter was not 100% fresh. Portion huge and desserts mediocre. would I eat again? If in Valencia no, in Los Cristianos yes.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

If you want something more than the traditional tourist restaurants, this is the place to go. Very tasty food, a bit expensive but well worth its price. Nice and professional staff.

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

We went here on Christmas Day. The restaurant was very cosy, with nice decor and attentive service. We ordered some Tapas to start and a seafood Paella to share. The Paella was really well cooked and the staff were very good at recommending how much to order.It is a 5 minute drive from Playa de las Americas, but it is... More

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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013 via mobile

Excellent paella and rice dishes. Restaurant mentioned by Michelin popular with locals. Good service and value.

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