We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Farola

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Calle de Alcala Galiano, 3 | Playa de Arinaga, 35118 Aguimes, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 18 04 10
Website
Today
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Mon 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tue - Wed 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thu - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

43 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 6: English reviews
Turku, Finland
Level Contributor
24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

Our visit begun with a little waiting time. The we got a menu without Finnish or Scandinavian texts. I was very glad because so we must or can try and live like local people with a a local waiter. After some little problems the service succeeded very well. We learned some Spanish the waiter some English and Finnish. The waiter... More 

Helpful?
Thank leo_lindstedt
Chichester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

We ate here on a Sunday evening in January when many other restaurants were closed. The rating I've given it is in comparison to other restaurants we ate at during our stay in Arinaga. This was definitely one of the better ones. It seems that much of Gran Canaria is a culinary desert, mostly fried food and little imagination. This... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Megangriff
Birmingham, England
Level Contributor
177 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We visited the restaurant twice during our week's stay in Playa de Arinaga. Both times we were well pleased. The service itself was charming and efficient. The food was comparatively simple, but very good - mostly fish and sea food. My sister was particularly impressed with the Canarian Fish., and amongst the things I enjoyed were the octopus starter and... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Rosamunde
Level Contributor
11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

Its hard to find such dedicated people that shows in the quality of their food and restaurant. Family run buisness for over 20 years now. The service is great and the food spectacular. Though prices are a bit high, it pays for a special meal, with special people and a special day.

Helpful?
Thank Kaerland
Stockholm
Level Contributor
28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

La Farola is nicely situated close to the Atlantic in the quiet small town of Arinaga. The restaurant is serving perfectly cooked fish. We had the salt baked fish after sizzling garlic clams all washed down with a perfect white wine from the Canary Islands. The restaurant is family owned and the service was impeccable. Well worth a detour.

Helpful?
1 Thank soniwal
Helsinki
Level Contributor
42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

Had solo lunch here on sunny day. Restaurant has nice location and at the terace you can watch people passing by. Restaurant has quick and prompt service and regardless of my trial to use spanich they immedeatly replied in english. Menu, which is also available in english, is short. That makes choosing easier. At least the portions I tried were... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kalle R

Travelers who viewed La Farola also viewed

Aguimes, Gran Canaria
Aguimes, Gran Canaria
 
Aguimes, Gran Canaria
Aguimes, Gran Canaria
 

Been to La Farola? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$28 - $50
Cuisine
Seafood, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de Alcala Galiano, 3 | Playa de Arinaga, 35118 Aguimes, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Aguimes
  • Phone Number: +34 928 18 04 10

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from La Farola staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?