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The Purple Turtle

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32 calle reina sofia | Pueto Del carmen, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
0034 928510449
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Takeout
Description: Open from 9am until late. We serve Breakfast from 9am untl 12.30pm using...
Open from 9am until late. We serve Breakfast from 9am untl 12.30pm using only Best British produce. Lunch is served from 12.30pm till 6.00pm and Evening Meals from 6.00pm till approx 9.45pm. We have a large sun terrace with sea views over looking the Harbour Area. Nine Televisions with Live Sports Coverage. We also have Free Wi-Fi and a Free Pool Table for our Customers use. Quiz Nights are Wednesday and Saturday.
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  • 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 service and food

Local to our villa stay, we were very pleased to have found the Purple Turtle. Emma and colleagues were really friendly and the food was great - try the 'zinger burger!'. All the family had great meals here, from pizzas to the gammon egg and chips my son always ordered! Would definitely recommend... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Scenic view
  • Dining on a budget
  • Large groups
  • Families with children
  • Bar scene
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Cork, Ireland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Breakfast was really tasty and reasonably priced. The staff however were not obliging in the slightest. We asked for a high chair and were left waiting a while (they weren't busy) and my husband moved a chair to another table to make room for when the high chair came. When the waitress did come back she barked at him "... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Local to our villa stay, we were very pleased to have found the Purple Turtle. Emma and colleagues were really friendly and the food was great - try the 'zinger burger!'. All the family had great meals here, from pizzas to the gammon egg and chips my son always ordered! Would definitely recommend this place for drinks, food, and a... More 

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MANCHESTER
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Breakfast was ok but extras wasn't stated clearly. Staff quite abrupt when asked to explain bill. Just down hill from Hotel and near Hypo Dino Supermarket.

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Lovely friendly family run establishment service excellent with amazing views over the old town sky sports great music really competitive prices overall excellent value for money does exactly what it says on the tin

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East Kilbride, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We have visited a few times so far this holiday and will certainly be back. We have tried the breakfast / brunch, toasties and burgers. All have been lovely and served with a smile.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

We visited the purple turtle for many a cooked breakfast whilst staying in Puerto Del Carmen for nearly 3 weeks in September 2014! Great range of veggie brekkies as well for non meat eaters! Food was always hot and you could taste that it was freshly cooked! We also visited for a couple of evening meals to get a taste... More 

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ferrari14
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We popped in here on our first morning for a full English Breakfast.... It was lovely, freshly cooked, exactly what we needed. The view was stunning. Staff were friendly and helpful, gave us a few ideas what to do, places to visit as it was our first time to Lanzarote. Couldn't fault a thing. Definitely recommend and will be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

After a awful start to our holiday and all rubbish with our hotel not having a room, after we eventually found somewhere else to stay we ventured out to find some food. This bar was perfect the food was amazing, although our eyes were bigger than our bellies! We had the carrot and coriander soup to start and the pork... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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40 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

We visited The Purple Turtle one morning for breakfast. The food was nice and hot and well cooked. The teas and coffee's were also hot. The breakfast consisted of English bacon, sausages, eggs, beans, black pudding and toast . The staff were friendly and said they remembered us from previous visits in past holidays. I would eat there again but... More 

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Pisa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Been there in 2013 so i can tell it : Here there are the best veggie burgers i ever ate and a really good and cheep beer. The view is fantastic with tables on the street under the sun!

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Address: 32 calle reina sofia | Pueto Del carmen, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
Phone Number: 0034 928510449
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen
Average Prices: USD 4 - 19
Cuisine: British, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 32 calle reina sofia | Pueto Del carmen, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen
  • Phone Number: 0034 928510449

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 19
  • Cuisine: British, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene

Description

Open from 9am until late. We serve Breakfast from 9am untl 12.30pm using only Best British produce. Lunch is served from 12.30pm till 6.00pm and Evening Meals from 6.00pm till approx 9.45pm. We have a large sun terrace with sea views over looking the Harbour Area. Nine Televisions with Live Sports Coverage. We also have Free Wi-Fi and a Free Pool Table for our Customers use. Quiz Nights are Wednesday and Saturday.

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