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Avenida de Gran Canaria 23, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria, Spain
928767028
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Ranked #102 of 293 Restaurants in Playa del Ingles
Price range: $1 - $21
Cuisines: Spanish
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Marsaxlokk, Malta
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

Good food however the ambience is nothing special and it is a bit over crowded. Too many tables next to each other, you can barely have a conversation with your family. The tables are so close to each other that you can overhear what everyone is saying. My husband had the fillet of the house it was amazing, I had... More 

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Went here twice during our stay, and the Steaks was really good. The staff and speed of service was also excellent. Would highly recommend this restaurant for Steaks.

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Have walked past this restaurant many times over the years. So we thought we would give it a try for my wife's Birthday big mistake service was very poor and we were not offered bread before our meal. I ordered the top steak from the menu Eu18.50 expecting something special only to find cold vegetables and the chips were not... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Best paella I have ever had, the restaurant doesn't look like much but its a little hidden gem I cant really comment on the rest of the food as i only had the paella and a salad but it was fantastic and the prices are good for a cheap eat.

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Cambridgeshire
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104 reviews 104 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

We ate here twice because it was opposite our hotel. I didn't realise but the waiters give Spanish people the menu of the day automatically, but not the tourists! My partner noticed but didn't mention it until I'd commented to him about not seeing one. He also said they give the Spanish customers a basket of bread when they sit... More 

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Wellington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Authentic Spanish restaurant, popular with both locals and tourist. Always busy great atmosphere good value, friendly service with extensive menu, loved the steaks and prawns cooked in hot garlic.

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oxford
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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Charming chap on the entrance showed us to our table, It's a shame the waiters weren't as charming, The starters were good, garlic prawns and I had soup. The T-bone steak was a bit ropey and the mrs had fish which was good. So to sum up. Staff need to cheer up and as it's a steak house you would... More 

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Very good restaurant my only gripe is they are reluctant to let a visitor have the menu del dia. It is only in spanish and they make a bit of a fuss about not being willing to translate it for you. The funny thing is if they even gave their menu customers the same little basket of bread given to... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We had the traditional Spanish dish of paella at this restaurant and thoroughly enjoyed it. The next night we had steak which was also brilliant. It's also reasonably priced but the wine was a bit pricy. The service was very efficient and the owner/manager came round at the end of the meal to thank us for our custom. I must... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Went here on the 14 of Oct were seated very quickly and took our order nice sirloin chips and a massive salad steak was cooked to our liking and tasted amazing... Nice choice of drinks of drinks to I opted for vodka and coke and omg it was huge! Would highly recomend and would visit again

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Address: Avenida de Gran Canaria 23, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria, Spain
Phone Number: 928767028
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Playa del Ingles
Average Prices: USD 1 - 21
Cuisine: Spanish

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