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.

Bistro Real


Ratings and reviews



$7 - $22
Mediterranean, Spanish
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
View all details
meals, features, about

Location and contact

Reviews (47)
Filter reviews
10 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews lunch salad tapas cheese dishes portions
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 10 reviews
Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

Our first visit for a light lunch.. good chickpea stew but slightly weird two texture Russian salad that lacked imagination. Main cod course lacked interest as the different components were bland and unexciting.. lamb dish poorly presented and wasn't very interesting. We wanted to have...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 709kevanf
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to this restaurant before and was very happy with my choices. This was a light lunch visit with different friends. The foie pate was lovely and the cheese was good but the portion was rather small. The creole pasty was nice and we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LuvLanzar0te
Reviewed March 15, 2018

we had lunch today and it was excellent. as a starter we choose octopus on sliced potato and canarian mojo and croquettes. as maines we had suckling pig and a special burger. all was cooked to perfection. the service was also very good.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Corinna S
Reviewed March 9, 2018

After eating Germàn Blanco's food last year at La Tegala, we went in search of Bistró Real, his "tapas and vino" venture. Tucked away down a side street in Arrecife, the premises looks quite extensive from the outside. On our first visit, it was carnival...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank RoutemasterCambridge
Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

Fabulous food, excellent quality reasonable price. If I ever return to Arrefice I will return again. Hours posted are not the actual hours of operation, go late for dinner or for lunch. Well worth a visit

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank MariannaAF
Reviewed August 6, 2017

Not long after our morning coffee, we found a lovely wine and tapas bar – Bistro Real and set about lunch. We had one plate of asparagus and iberico pata negra followed by a dish of chanterelle mushrooms and more jamon pata negra in a...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Patsiegirl
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Stumbled across this place whilst visiting Arrecife. Quite unassuming and tucked away but well worth finding. Very pleasant interior, used a lot by locals and it has x2 Michelin stars according to the waitress. The food was beautiful ( who knew a salad could be...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Jim R
Reviewed June 10, 2017

Visited this little hideaway just off the main street one lunchtime. It was bliss! Cool Spanish ambience, friendly service, good wines and some of the best Tapas we have ever tasted. Its not cheap but we didn't mind this as the quality was outstanding. Huge...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Stephen M
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

Stopped off at this little gem for an original Tapas. Delicious food. Excellent wine. Worth a visit.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank DaveColton666
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

I can recommend this place Nice food and tasty..i came here several times.waiters are friendly and helpful The only thing that needs to be improved..the music...i hear two different sounds the same time..people come here to eat..so its irritating the music. Location its in the...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank ravenseer2017
Management response:Responded May 2, 2017

Thanks for your testimonial Ravensee R,we appreciate it so much.We hope to see You soon back in the Bistró.

View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 195 nearby hotels
Hotel Miramar
165 reviews
.09 miles away
Apartaments Islamar Arrecife
169 reviews
.33 miles away
Cardona Pension
85 reviews
.34 miles away
Arrecife Gran Hotel & SPA
2,497 reviews
.42 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,673 nearby restaurants
Barbacana Bar & Grill
92 reviews
.06 miles away
Bar Andalucia 1960
353 reviews
.07 miles away
Strava Bar
462 reviews
.06 miles away
La Puntilla Colon Restaurantes
291 reviews
.09 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 634 nearby attractions
El Charco de San Gines
708 reviews
.15 miles away
Iglesia de San Gines
177 reviews
.06 miles away
Playa Del Reducto
376 reviews
.47 miles away
Castillo de San Gabriel
593 reviews
.23 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bistro Real staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing