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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, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 21
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  • 24
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
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
Great restaurant in a nice place

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 .

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
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Bergen, Norway
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  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

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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Bergen, Norway
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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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ferrari14
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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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London, United Kingdom
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Occasionally on our holiday we treat our selves to an English breakfast, after trying a few this in our opinion was the best, great breakfast, great coffee, good service and really cheap, from memory the breakfast was under 3 euros plus the coffee, as this looks at the harbour a great stroll afterwards to burn off those calories.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We had an enjoyable lunch here. The grilled Sole was fresh & well presented. Friendly atmosphere. Would certainly go there again.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We really enjoyed all our meals at this restaurant , good choice of a wide range of meats, fish , pasta , pizza . The canarian potatoes were very good as was the grilled tuna so tender, service was very good and attentive , recommend the sticky toffee desert and the Irish coffee a must one of the best I... More 

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

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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: Families with children, Large groups

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