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Avenue de Gran Canaria, 23, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria, Spain
928767028
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Large groups
Local cuisine
Special occasions

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  • 87
    Excellent
  • 73
    Very good
  • 35
    Average
  • 23
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great meat and good service

4 adults eating meat. All the meat was very well prepared, but i think the chefs understanding of medium is another that mine. The chateaubriand was very not medium in the middle. But, hey, the portion was so big that it was ok, the rest of the meat was delicious. Good wine and service. + For... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
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Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
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manchester
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

My fiancé and I went here for a meal last night and I have to say it was the nicest steak I have had in a long time, lovely atmosphere and free Ron Miel on the house after the meal, even left the bottle so we could help ourselves to more! Lovely restaurant and a must to visit

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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

4 adults eating meat. All the meat was very well prepared, but i think the chefs understanding of medium is another that mine. The chateaubriand was very not medium in the middle. But, hey, the portion was so big that it was ok, the rest of the meat was delicious. Good wine and service. + For taste + For spicy... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We walked past this place on the second day of our visit. Lovely smell of bbq could be felt all around on the street when you passing it. We decided to walk in and see how does it look like and there was surprise inside. Restaurant does not look impressive and it was full of locals, exactly how we like... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

First things first: the meat here is amazing. AMAZING. We found this restaurant by accident, just walking around one evening and we were back before our week was over. It's a very rustic-looking little restaurant that stands by itself on a main road surrounded by big package-holiday hotels, which does mean that dinner times can see it filled with tourists,... More 

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Selby, United Kingdom
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21 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We ate here as it was just across the road from our hotel and we weren't disappointed. The menu was very comprehensive and the steaks we ordered came perfectly cooked to our requirements. The restaurant was very busy and when we ordered wine the waiter recommended the cheapest rather than the most expensive which makes a nice change.

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Paris, France
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206 reviews 206 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Located close to my hotel I had dinner at this "churascaria" type of restaurant. The food and the service were excellent. I had a tomato salad with onions to start with followed by a dish of four different types of grilled meats (chicken, pork, beef and sausage) accompanied by potatoes and cooked vegetables. A very nice meal for an excellent... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

Ate here for 2nights of my holiday great little restaurent ,best t bone I have had for a long time ,good service ,great views over maspalomas ,would recommend this place

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We stumbled across this little restaurant while out for a walk. Near our Villa so we had three meals and was not disappointed. Food really good and fairly priced. House salad for starter could be shared as the garlic prawns. Fish and steaks really good. Bottle of house Rioja 12.5 euro really good bottle of wine. Staff friendly and make... More 

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Kopavogur, Iceland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

All dishes we had! Food was excellent, the service great, even though the evenings were very busy, the staff stayed calm and relaxed. Looking forward to go there next time.

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Marsaxlokk, Malta
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 via mobile

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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Avenue de Gran Canaria, 23, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Playa del Ingles
  • Phone Number: 928767028

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 21
  • Cuisine: Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions

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