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Akara - Lopesan Baobab

Mar Adriatico,1, 35100 Meloneras, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 15 44 00
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good10%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“zebra steak” (4 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
“african” (6 reviews)
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Mar Adriatico,1, 35100 Meloneras, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed July 30, 2015

We celebrated my birthday at Akara and I could not have chosen a better place myself! The African meal was just amazing - smaller portions per course and each one was another pleasant surprise for my taste-buds...the combinations of the flavors was very well arranged...More

Thank Enjoycie
Reviewed October 20, 2014

We had a lovely diner. 5 course at a good price. Starting with a glass of cava on the house. Good service. Rearly making you feel good. The food was African style. Zebra. And very good. And everything were served as gourment food but payable....More

2  Thank NielsenKolding
Reviewed September 30, 2014

We tried this restaurant as we liked the look of it in the hotel. It was quiet and very personal, only having about 6 tables. The service was excellent. There was a choice of 2 menus either African or Canarian. We tried one of each...More

4  Thank Liz M
Reviewed September 1, 2014

We ate at this restaurant because we had a desire to experience African cuisine. Surprisingly, there are only a few African dishes on the menu. We tried the zebra steak and ostrich carpaccio, which were both good. Unfortunately the server had not tasted any of...More

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed May 14, 2014

Food was hmmmm different, which is exactly what I was looking for. Ambience was nice and cosy which I really liked. Being next to the bar meant we also had some of the african band that was playing which was a really nice add-on. I...More

Thank werradion
Reviewed February 27, 2014 via mobile

The food was very good specially the zebra steak. Service below average and in contrast with general service at the baobab resort.

Thank pboumont
Reviewed December 3, 2012

The food was delicious with choice of Zebra, Strauss, Oryx and more. There are 6 tables in the restaurant so the service was excellent and the setting Romantic.

1  Thank Burtie31
Reviewed November 26, 2012

Nice, strong and various taste of food, good selection of wine, and the service was excellent. Good seating and atmosphere.

1  Thank Lisa and Thor H J
Reviewed July 17, 2012

If you dont mind sitting in a box in the middle of the R Burton bar then this is the one for you! I do hope you're not vegetarian as the vegetarian dish was afrikan cabbage, kidney beans stuffed with TURKEY

2  Thank davidDundee
Reviewed May 24, 2012

Baobab is a visual delight - especially at night. Go there for a cocktail at 830pm and you will likely have the entire upper bar to yourself. Akara is ostensibly an African-themed restaurant, set in a private area within the huge wooden main bar building...More

1  Thank Robbates
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Restaurant Details

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$38 - $93
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
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  • Address: Mar Adriatico,1, 35100 Meloneras, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Meloneras
  • Phone Number: +34 928 15 44 00
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  • This restaurant is at Lopesan Baobab Resort
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