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Tapas Bar Capaco

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La Palma 16 | Pension San Fernando, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria, Spain
928 761 124
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Small Tapas Restaurant. Spanish-Canarian food. Nice selection of spanish...
Small Tapas Restaurant. Spanish-Canarian food. Nice selection of spanish wines. 34-38 seats inside , 26-30 seats outside (Terrace).We have three different special menus for big companys , celebrations , groups ,familys... Many of our tapas are ok for egetarians , celiacs... Live music from October to April..
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Good for:
Romance
Local cuisine
Outdoor seating
Special occasions

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  • 56
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  • 24
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lovely place with lovely food!

Was a bit lucky as we where able to get a table although we had not made an reservation. Overly helpful and service-minded they manage to arrange a table for the four of us. We ordered 7 tapas dishes although we where I formed five would be enough for the three adults and one child. Few dishes... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 8, 2015
Marielle R
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Sandviken, Sweden
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Outdoor seating
  • Special occasions
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Sandviken, Sweden
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Was a bit lucky as we where able to get a table although we had not made an reservation. Overly helpful and service-minded they manage to arrange a table for the four of us. We ordered 7 tapas dishes although we where I formed five would be enough for the three adults and one child. Few dishes worth mentioning is... More 

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Western Ireland, Ireland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

If you like authentic Canirian Tapas Restaurant, this is the place to go, (beware you have to pre-book) but worth it. The restaurant is located 10 minute walk away from canter of playa del Ingles in San Fernando, it is small & quant. Food & Wine quality excellent. The owner (Oliver) very helpful the menu is limited but well worth... More 

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helsinki
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48 reviews 48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We came here with friends and had a great evening good food pleasant atmosphere. Service was inconspicuous but great. Could recommend this to anyone wanting excellent Tapas

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Turku, Finland
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39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

I have been eating in this place several times and it is never disappointing me! Atmosphere is unique and cosy and the food is the best in Gran Canaria. Try for example "cucarachas", canarian potatoes, tomatoes with cheese, jalapeno poppers and pimientos de padron. Restaurant is quite small so table booking is recommended.

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staffordshire, England
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I have been to this place over a dozen times and it never disappoints. Yes Wapa T is cool and yumyum, but this long established place is just as good in my opinion, well worth the walk into San F. Glad to revisit each year x

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Izegem, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This place was recommended, and as our favorite Wapa, was closed, we tried this one with 6 friends. We had a variety of dishes, all fresh prepaired, but these, except some, were not our piece of cake. Taste and preparation could be more better. Staff was verry kind.

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LONDON
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

After reading all the good reviews of this place we tried it last night as we wanted a good tapas bar. It was ok but nothing special and very expensive. The prawns in garlic were tasteless, as were the mushrooms. It is a nice looking authentic tapas bar but unfortunately the food does not match the prices they charge. Will... More 

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Lahti
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Just came back from eating dinner in Capaco. We didn't feel very welcomed, the waiter (the only one!) didn't explain us how to order from the menu. Fortunately we knew how to order, but how about them who haven't had any tapas-style meal earlier?! Like I said, there was only this one waiter, so we had to wait quite long... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We were looking for a quiet typical spanish Tapas Bar and that was excactly what we were looking for. Wounderful wine and Tapas and the possibiliy to sit outside.Except of the loud Music from beside Club and a bit backyard athmosphere this Restaurant is absoutely to recommend to have very good Tapas!

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Helsinki, Finland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Had a tapas dinner at Capaco, can really recommend the place! Especially the meat dishes were superb! The staff was friendly, and a table was provided even when we arrived late for our reservation. Reason for the delay was the faulty pin location on TripAdvisor Map, please correct! The address provided is correct, but the pin is dropped at Av... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: La Palma 16 | Pension San Fernando, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Playa del Ingles
  • Phone Number: 928 761 124

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 26
  • Cuisine: Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions

Description

Small Tapas Restaurant. Spanish-Canarian food. Nice selection of spanish wines. 34-38 seats inside , 26-30 seats outside (Terrace).We have three different special menus for big companys , celebrations , groups ,familys... Many of our tapas are ok for egetarians , celiacs... Live music from October to April..

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