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Calle Nuestra Senora del Carmen, 7, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928511933
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Nice friendly bar

Went in here for lunch. Everything came out lovely. Had a freshly cooked stonebaked pizza, was delicious. Staff were friendly and polite

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
melmesa5
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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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  • Large groups
  • Families with children
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Had a drink in the day here,and the friendliness of the staff was so good we decided to dine here one night,we sat outside over looking the harbour and had Tapas for starters,which was delicious,we then both had the Black Angus burgers with all the trimmings,this was also delicious plenty of it and done really well.Then came the dessert (wow)... More 

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Went in here for lunch. Everything came out lovely. Had a freshly cooked stonebaked pizza, was delicious. Staff were friendly and polite

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

From Breakfast to evening meal food was good and reasonably priced . Great place to watch the locals playing bolas Great friendly staff -

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

What a great restaurant this is, excellent food, friendly staff and a great atmosphere. The staff couldn't have been more helpful. After having the flambé prawns and the tapas our 1st night we then returned the next to have the same again, even visited on our last night and had the fillet steak which was probably one of the best... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

This is a really great restaurant which we have visited several times over the years . Everything on the menu is good and the waiters are very nice . Can highly recommend this restaurants to couples and families . You will not be disappointed .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Staying near by this ws our "local" . We found it welcoming and friendly, with the staff being polite and jovial. Now the food after eating here several times I can say with hand on heart the food presentation and taste was perfect everytime. This fully deserves a 5 star rating ....with a bonus star for being one of the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We thought we would try this restaurant for a steak as it was always busy and the menu looked good. We both had steaks which were cooked to perfection, sauce was lovely. The atmosphere was great, staff excellent, couldn't fault a thing.

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louth
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

I normally love el ancla and have eaten there countless times over the years. It's a lovely looking restaurant with plenty of seating outside also. There's always a great atmosphere and the staff are excellent. The friendliest in any restaurant I've been to. Ate here last night and was really disappointed though. I had prawn cocktail for starter. Nice big... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

So friendly went here 3 times on our holiday! Great food and very nice friendly people one of the main reasons why i would visit this country again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We had a great breakfast here, we'll worth the money. Beer a bit pricey compared to some other places. Food was clean tasting. Staff very helpful, pleasant over looking the harbour

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Nuestra Senora del Carmen, 7, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +34 928511933

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Families with children

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