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El Rincon Canario

Calle ''Nunez de Balboa'' 10 | Tenerife, 38686 Alcala, Guia de Isora, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 86 54 56
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“tapas” (43 reviews)
“garlic prawns” (7 reviews)
“seafood salad” (2 reviews)
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7:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Calle ''Nunez de Balboa'' 10 | Tenerife, 38686 Alcala, Guia de Isora, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

Although the staff is very friendly we were very disappointed by the food. We ordered courses that are not that difficult to prepare and yet the meat was a bit burned and stale, the seafood was not fresh and had sand in it (quite a...More

Thank Fernando S
DelyanE, Owner at El Rincon Canario, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2017

Dear Mr. Fernando, in a message earlier to you, we kindly asked you to revise your review on our establishment on the basis that we strongly believe that you have posted it in a wrong location. There are certain details in your comments that don't...More

Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Quirky - great atmosphere great hostess and great food. We shared the extensive array of tapas , which were very good.

Thank Wahoo66
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Although this restaurant is not located on the more fashionable plaza it is definitely worth a visit. The food is freshly made and delivered with a smile. Jan and Del make you feel very welcome and I can honestly say that of the various restaurants...More

Thank jempswgc
Reviewed December 26, 2016

My lucky stars and insatiable hunt for unique local places during travels helped me discover it -- absolutely warm and magically friendly atmosphere with fabulous food and heart-warming conversations with the proprietors Janis and Del. I thoroughly enjoyed fish of the day platter, on other...More

Thank Ritzarska
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I found this place by chance being on this Terrific Island ! And couldn't stop ourselves visiting it several times during our vacation! As everything was so good to us! Food - greatly cooked according to our testes each time! Wine! Canadian...More

Thank Svetlana B
Reviewed November 29, 2016

I absolutely adore this place! Everything is home-made and fresh. You may wait for your food, but it is worth it! The portions are generous. We have eaten fried sardines, seafood salad (very good, contains diffrent types of seafood), fresh fishes, prawns (my favourite) and...More

Thank gabigabi11
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

As we sat down the lady that served us was very stressed!! Before giving us the menu she told us she was having problems with the fridge and it wasn't being repaired quick enough !! We looked at the other table of two ( four...More

Thank milkyway1954
DelyanE, Owner at El Rincon Canario, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2017

Sorry for your bad experience. Sometimes there happened problems in the restaurants kitchens, you know. Probably your friend is not a fish eating person as he does't find the deference between white and blue fish.

Reviewed November 19, 2016

Don't go here if you are starving or in a hurry....if you are happy to sit and chill and graze this is ideal and the food is good Very reasonably priced

Thank Neal M
Reviewed November 8, 2016

Generous portions, friendly service. A little tucked away but worth seeking out. Chicken livers particularly enjoyable.

Thank MidSussex
Reviewed November 6, 2016

Lovely atmosphere very friendly owners lovely meal and great surroundings lovely place inside and a great place to eat.

Thank Davidwolstencroft
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$18 - $37
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle ''Nunez de Balboa'' 10 | Tenerife, 38686 Alcala, Guia de Isora, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Guia de Isora  >  Alcala
  • Phone Number: +34 922 86 54 56
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A quiet and cosy local wine and dine bar-restaurant, catering some traditional tapas and fresh fish of the day, a choice for vegetarians and gluten free meals, ambient music and friendly atmosphere.
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