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La Pimienta

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Calle Toscas de San Antonio 48 | LA MATANZA DE ACENTEJO, 38379 La Matanza de Acentejo, Tenerife, Spain
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Moscow, Russia
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117 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

The place was recommended by a taxi driver as the best seafood and fish place "where locals go". Because it is really a "very local" place, it was not on the list of recommended places from our hotel. But when we mentioned to the hotel that we were going there, everyone was giving a lot of "thumbs up" as the... More 

Thank Dmitri K
Linkoping, Sweden
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77 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

It was a real experience to come to this genuine small town fish restaurant in the countryside in Orotava. First we had boiled Octopus arms that our host did cut at the table and flavored with balsamico and oliv oil and a bit of pimiento, so good. With that we had Escaldon de gofio (like a porridge) with Mojo Verde.... More 

Thank Helena o Harald A
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

I have been going to this place for years and cannot find the same quality for price! Service is friendly and nice even though they are always so busy. A must go place if you go to Tenerife!

Thank Pablo M
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

The first time i went with my wife and friends we were very impressed. Although we had to wait over an hour as it was so busy it was will worth it. The fish was so good. We had a variety of fish as there were 8 of us. We all enjoyed the meal. The atmosphere was very good. As... More 

Thank David G
Junglinster, Luxembourg
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

One of the best fish restaurants I've had the pleasure to eat in! This restaurant is quite well hidden and we only found it through the directions from a local. The first impression wasn't so great, the building is quite run down and the interior is a bit old-fashioned, BUT the food... it is amazing! Once you have been seated... More 

2 Thank Throko
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
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70 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

We have eaten at this restaurant many times and why, it is one of the best places to eat fresh fish. The kitchen is open to the public eye and you can see how clean it is and how efficiently the kitchen works. It is always packed with people which is also a good sign. They always have fresh fish... More 

1 Thank Katie K
Madrid, Spain
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223 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012 via mobile

This familiar restaurant is very famous among local people, because absolutely first quality of their fishes. You will not find neither glamour,nor sophisticaed food, only very typical potatoes, mojo and let me repeat fresh delicious fish.They are very honest and prices are incrdible cheaps.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, Spanish
Restaurant features
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Toscas de San Antonio 48 | LA MATANZA DE ACENTEJO, 38379 La Matanza de Acentejo, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  La Matanza de Acentejo
  • Phone Number: 922578167

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?