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La Cocina de Colacho

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Calle La Destiladera | Castillo de Aguila, 35580 Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
928519691
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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
great local food

This restaurant is only open Monday and Wednesday evenings and is fairly small so make sure that you book. Lovely place that makes a change from tapas. They have a good wine selection reasonably priced. Also there were specials of the day which me and my boyfriend both had. The lovely owner bought... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
catherinewillows
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Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is only open Monday and Wednesday evenings and is fairly small so make sure that you book. Lovely place that makes a change from tapas. They have a good wine selection reasonably priced. Also there were specials of the day which me and my boyfriend both had. The lovely owner bought us a little taster of prawn and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Recently visited this restaurant as a treat for my girlfriend and I whilst on holiday. Despite staying in a local all inclusive hotel the reviews on here really made me want to try this place. Every single course was fantastic including the wine. If the black pig special is on the menu make sure you have it - was incredible.... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Lovely evening. Annabel was an impeccable hostess and her husband's food was superb. The black pig was polished off by us all - even our 9 year old declared it delicious. My husband said the ice cream (home made) was simply the best he had ever eaten. After a lovely meal we struggled to get a taxi - which we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Great service, and had the best garlic prawns, very comfortable and relaxing terrace, it is at the end of the marina, but well worth the short walk

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Burntwood, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We found this restaurant via Tripadvisor last year and it was so good we went there twice. This year we returned and our welcome by Anabel was warm and friendly, also her son Ignacio has joined her as front of house. As usual the food, service and surroundings were stunning. A fabulous place to go for something different and away... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This restaurant is simply head and shoulders above any other in Playa Blanca. We had 2 meals on consecutive Wednesdays ( they are only open Monday and Wednesday) and these were far and away the best of our holiday. Annabelle is an amazing host, very welcoming and knowledgeable and her husband a superb cook. Add to that the beautifully designed... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Don't miss out on this restaurant - it's well worth a visit. Wish it was open every night. Fairly expensive but not in comparison to some of the other local restaurants, which are a disappointment in comparison. If you''re stating at the hotel volcan it's a 5 minute walk.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

The food and the wine is fantastic on every occasion Annabelle the owners wife is friendly and attentive The black pig is a must to have and the deserts are great too Never a poor experience on all the times we have been. Need to book as only open 2 nights. Thanks Paul

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Lanark, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Found through TripAdvisor, we were very impressed with the standard and choice of food and service. They are only open Mondays and Wednesdays due to the owner's health. He is the chef and a great one at that. His wife is the service and she is exceptional, so a good package between the two. Best meal we had this holiday.... More 

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Bollington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Wonderful food and excellent hosts. Quality of food was superb with every item on the plat beautifully presented and individually tasty. My wife had a salad to start and I had asparagus with smoked salmon. Gorgeous ! Followed by lamb and suckling pig and then great puddings. More expensive than other local restaurants but definitely worth it. 110 euro including... More 

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Address: Calle La Destiladera | Castillo de Aguila, 35580 Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
Phone Number: 928519691
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Playa Blanca
Average Prices: USD 38 - 71

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle La Destiladera | Castillo de Aguila, 35580 Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Playa Blanca
  • Phone Number: 928519691

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 38 - 71
  • Price Range: $ $ $ $

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Doing business, Special occasions

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