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Restaurante Gorbea

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Calle Las Margaritas s/n | Gloria Palace San Agustín Thalasso & Hotel, 35100 San Agustin, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 12 85 00
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: EN: Restaurante Gorbea, is named after the highest mountain in the Basque...
EN: Restaurante Gorbea, is named after the highest mountain in the Basque Country, and is also the highest restaurant in the south of Gran Canaria. Located on the ninth floor of the main building, the restaurant provides spectacular views over the beach of San Agustín and the Maspalomas Dunes. Air-conditioned. Direct access from outside the hotel via panoramic lift. Free parking. Well known for its Basque cuisine specialities, the restaurant has recently been redecorated and modernised.
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  • 8
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Food with a View

Visited this restaurant whilst staying at the Gloria Palace...glad we did. You access the Gorbea by taking the lift to the last floor of the Hotel. Make sure you have booked a window seat as the view out towards the sea & over the Hotel complex is quite a site, especially at dusk to darkness . The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Visited this restaurant whilst staying at the Gloria Palace...glad we did. You access the Gorbea by taking the lift to the last floor of the Hotel. Make sure you have booked a window seat as the view out towards the sea & over the Hotel complex is quite a site, especially at dusk to darkness . The food is of... More 

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Telford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

We started with Foie Gras and Pimiento del Piquillo stuffed with salt cod and served with a mushroom sauce. Both delicious, but the foie gras slightly marred by being served with supermarket melba toasts. The mains were both superb. The Segovia Lamb was sublime and the Duck with tangerine sauce was spectacular. Dessert of Goxua was delicious and served with... More 

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GLORIA_TH, Director General at Restaurante Gorbea, responded to this review

Dear guest from Gorbea & Chill Out, Thank you very much for sharing your review with other travelers. We would like to thank your very positive and the high scores of that. We are happy to know that you found the food ( Foie Gras and Pimiento del Piquillo stuffed) both delicious and The Segovia Lamb sublime and the Duck... More 

Sion, Switzerland
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

I came here without any high expectations, as a friend recommended me this place I thought it would be nice to come with friends... I was surprised with atmosphere generally, views are stunning, service very professional. Food was amazing, although I don't know much of a Spanish cousin nor sea food, waiter took time to explain everything and recommend meals.... More 

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GLORIA_TH, Director General at Restaurante Gorbea, responded to this review

Dear guest from Gorbea & Chill Out, Thank you very much for sharing your review with other travelers. We would like to thank your nice evaluation, very positive and with high scores. We are happy to know that you found the food amazing, you were surprised with the atmosphere in general and that the service was professional. On behalf of... More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

my boyfriend invited me to a dinner in the Gorbea. The food was delicious and we enjoyed with an excellent service.There was a wonderful views from there to san agustin. I really enjoyed the night, we will back soon.

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GLORIA_TH, General Manager at Restaurante Gorbea, responded to this review

Dear Guest from Gorbea Restaurant, Thank you very much for sharing your experience with other guests and for such a nice review. We are glad to know that you found the food delicious, and our service excellent. We hope you can come back soon. Best regards More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We had a great time. The food is gorgeous, the place is amazing with stunning views and the chill out area superb for a relaxing after-dinner drink (or more!). Service was great with waiters and waitresses going out of their way to make you feel properly looked after. Highly recommendable.

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GLORIA_TH, General Manager at Restaurante Gorbea, responded to this review

Dear clients from Gorbea Restaurant, Thank you very much for your opinion in Tripadvisor. We are very happy to know that you had a great time, that the food is gorgeous and as you say" the place is amazing" We also appreciate your words about our waiters & waitresses service Best regards, More 

Madrid, Spain
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

What my husband and I wanted was a quality Spanish meal, with fresh local ingredients and a romantic chilled out setting, and that is exactly what we got! It was the experience overall that charmed us most, the beautiful terraza, the peace and quiet, the carefully prepared food and the most friendly helpful service we have received in some time.... More 

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GLORIA_TH, Director General at Restaurante Gorbea, responded to this review

Dear guest from Gorbea Restaurant, Thank you very much for sharing your opinion with other travelers. We are really happy to know that the dinner at Gorbea and the romantic chilled out setting met your expectations. On behalf of Fernando and the rest of the Gorbea´s team, thank you very much for your nice words towards them. Best regards, More 

Gran Canaria, Spain
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

Finally made it to Gorbea which is one of the closest restaurants to our house for a big romantic dinner with the wife. The views are stunning and the restaurant nice. We may simply have been unlucky but the food was definetely not up to the standard we were expecting in such an upmarket restaurant. Even after sending out the... More 

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Me and my wife had a lovely romantic dinner last week at Gorbea. Food was exceptional, the service outstanding and the breathtaking view made everything just perfect. Surely the best restaurant I`ve been to.

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Renfrewshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

From arrival to departure the service is wonderful . The food was terrific and the liquer trolley a nice touch. View from the top is wonderful, would recommend to anyone visiting hotel should pay a visit

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Bergen, Norway
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

I have not tried all restaurants in canaries but this noe seems maybe hold the tiltel. We had the beef and the langustinos. Never had better. We also drank the mohito, never had better there either. Also had a GT, never had better there either but i t was rather pricey.

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Address: Calle Las Margaritas s/n | Gloria Palace San Agustín Thalasso & Hotel, 35100 San Agustin, Gran Canaria, Spain
Phone Number: +34 928 12 85 00
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  San Agustin
Cuisine: Spanish

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Las Margaritas s/n | Gloria Palace San Agustín Thalasso & Hotel, 35100 San Agustin, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  San Agustin
  • Phone Number: +34 928 12 85 00

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish

Description

EN: Restaurante Gorbea, is named after the highest mountain in the Basque Country, and is also the highest restaurant in the south of Gran Canaria. Located on the ninth floor of the main building, the restaurant provides spectacular views over the beach of San Agustín and the Maspalomas Dunes. Air-conditioned. Direct access from outside the hotel via panoramic lift. Free parking. Well known for its Basque cuisine specialities, the restaurant has recently been redecorated and modernised.

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