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32 calle reina sofia | Pueto Del carmen, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
0034 928510449
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $4 - $19
Cuisines: British
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Outdoor seating, Scenic view, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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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Watford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

we just had a lovey meal here I had steak chips and peas my wife had gammon egg and pineapple and chips all so 2 beers and one orange all for 32 euros very good lovely meal and very good service nice that the staff chat to you lots of TVs to watch football on we will certainly go back... More 

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Telford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

A good welcome from all staff members as is always the case. Food was excellent, good beer, great service and plenty of live football matches to watch Highly recommended.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

i keep trying the purple turtle to give it a fair go, however there has been no noticeable change in the food since my first visit a few years ago. if you like, what seems to be, pre-processed microwaved from chilled or frozen dinners, you'll like it here. the beer is cheap enough at 2 euros for a large one... More 

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Keith N, Owner at The Purple Turtle, responded to this review

Dear Jiff1e Thank you for your average review once again...this is the third review that has been posted by you & I know of at least one other (possibly two) that was previously removed from Trip Advisor as you continuously review us with similar comments. I thought it was strange at the time, back in 2011, when you reviewed us... More 

Scotland
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247 reviews 247 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
177 helpful votes 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We only managed one visit to the Turtle on our last trip before they closed up for their annual refurb but made the most of it by enjoying a seat in the sunshine with a lovely jug of Sangria. Its a lovely pub, where you always get a warm welcome and is very popular especially with football fans as there... More 

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TYNE AND WEAR
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Great place to call in and have a beer. There is also free pool table the also have a lot of books if you want to have a read if you have a book you can swap it for free or buy a used book for 1 euro

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

really made to feel welcome as soon we walked in, never been to lanzarote before but really enjoyed this bar every time we visited we had a really good day when the footy was on, never tried the food but it looked and smelled lovely.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Popped into The Purple Turtle one evening having read the reviews on TripAdvisor which were mixed I thought I would give it a go, The Staff are friendly and very welcoming and the Pub is situated in a good location on the brow of a hill overlooking the harbour area of PDC with a nice terraced seating area, It's pub... More 

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Dover, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Thankyou to everyone at the Purple Turtle, for making us feel really welcome. The food was fantastic, we ate there Christmas eve and it was great and all the staff made us feel so welcome and it was a great atmosphere. We went for breakfast most days and it was really good, been going to Lanzarote for years and had... More 

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Melrose, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Since the first day we visited the purple turtle Emma, her family and staff made us feel so welcome we went there everyday great food and lovely strawberry mojitos we will miss our daily visits everyday can't wait for next holiday to visit again

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Northamptonshire
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Being back in Lanzarote at Christmas we were intrigued if the Purple Turtle was as good as when we visited in August..and it was! We had a few breakfasts there and the breakfasts are perfect! We decided to book the Christmas Dinner on Christmas Eve at €15 per person which seemed like a bargain, which it was! 3 courses, festive... More 

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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

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