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Calle Clavel 19, 38003 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922.244.617
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8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

I'm sorry to say, I went once on my own and sat outside and was ok, returned another time wiht an out of town visitor and were treated as if we were a giant inconvenience for being there, rushed to the point of stressing to eat fast enough, contsantly being watched and questioned by the waiter and essentially pressured into... More 

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Thank Ash-nomad
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

I have been to this restaurant many times now and never disappoints, good food, in busy restaurant frequented by locals as well, old canarian house in a back street off the main high street of Calle Castillo, worth a visit if you are in Santa Cruz

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Thank Alfieboy666
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Did wee bit of prawns and about ten litres of gin and tonic. Very cosy place with great atmosphere, can sit outside and watch the little world go by. Food is absolutely gorgeous.

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Torino
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120 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

asking for advices to passersby - I hadn't check on tripadvisor in advance - all natives recommended this tavern located in a small and dark alley instead of many other modern and trendy restaurants You can see on the main streets. They were right. Good service without frills, good food and generous portions

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Thank Ugo B
Montpellier, France
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

We were invisible in this restaurant, When we asked for wine menu, the waiter did not give us any options and present only a bottle of wine which was not local but from Spain continent, then we have asked canary potatoes it was included mojo sauce in the menu , and the waiter only brings us potatoes with Nothing else,... More 

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

This was our first experience with Canarian food and were fortunate enough to come across very tasty introduction with waiters willing to explain not only the various dishes but how they were made. Well worth visiting.

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Thank Tim G
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Greetings my travelling chums, ‘Santa Cruz de Tenerife’, sounds like it could almost be in South America. My first visit to the capital city of Tenerife, Canary Islands, and it is a ‘proper’ city, in fact it reminded me a bit of Lisbon Portugal, only in miniature. I had a full day to roam around its streets see the sights.... More 

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Savona, Italy
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277 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Typical tourist fraud !! First : long waiting time and staff not at average sympathy level as for Santa Cruz style! Dishes are not cured and heavy dressing are used and for sure fresh ingredients are a dream! So strange to found one place so slovenly where I think that Owners are not worried! Price completely high , considering food... More 

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Thank lucianoferro61
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Probably the most disappointing experience I've had in a while. Awful food in a dirty old house. The waiters were nice but didn't seem to have a clue about they where doing or to care about it.

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Thank chetosbaker
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

The service was very friendly and the red tuna recommended by the waiter was excellent. I would have rated it higher but I asked for wine and was told the choice was red or white. For a restaurant whose food was this good I expected a wine list.

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Thank Mark D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Clavel 19, 38003 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  • Phone Number: +34 922.244.617

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