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Don Quijote

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Paseo Faro del, 12, 35100, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928141424
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2016

We visited here with our family - my parents in particular visited frequently during their three week stay on the island. Tucked away down the back walkway to the beach. Great pit stop for a beer and a bite to eat after been on the beach. The beer is only 2 euros and the food is great if you want... More 

Thank emers1412
Greater London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Not sure who those reviewers who give this place 4-5 stars. I don't normally review restaurants at all, but this place was really disappointing. Pizza was made with tinned mushrooms and tuna and frozen shrimps. Grilled squid was OK, but nothing more Fried sardines - ok, but nothing inspiring Dirty cutlery and shaky tables ...but, most of all I got... More 

1 Thank kotofeus
Preston, United Kingdom
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273 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 305 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

Ok so there are many other similar restaurants in the area but we chose this one for its friendly staff and the very good tapas, plus the wines were not very expensive.

Thank BossPrestonUK
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2015 via mobile

This should be our last evening so we followed recommendation which was a big mistake. Unfriedly to the uppermost frozen food from the worst quality ever seen. This restaurant is just existing to earn money with no existing value.

Thank Jan M
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2015

Friendly staff, well organised. Food was lovely, tried various things from the menu. Sangria was pretty good too!

1 Thank mamdadboys
London, United Kingdom
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19 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2015

The menu at Don Quijote is the same as the menu at about 50 other restaurants close to the beach in Maspalomas. Good points: The menu is varied enough that you'll be able to feed everyone in even a large party with different tastes. It's not very expensive. Not so good: These beach-side restaurants are not the right place to... More 

Thank Adrian C
London, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2015

The food here was OK, it was formulaic and had nothing spectacular that other beach- side restaurants had. The service is average and the prices are medium. When our bill arrived it had 3 items on it that we hadn't ordered, so do check your bill when it arrives.

Thank Andrew D
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2015

All the restaurants that run along this strip behind the beach look the same with similar menus. Basic food like shish kebabs with chips and salad etc. This one is by far the best. Look for the staff in orange tops! They are really friendly...it's one of those places that entices you in with offers of free drinks and ice... More 

Thank FairyFlake
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

I came here for lunch and dinner everyday for my week stay in Gran Canaria. ALL of the staff here are welcoming, helpful & lovely people and the food is lovely! Recommended their chicken, cheese & salad baguettes for lunch. Definitely will be coming back here when I come back to gran canaria.

Thank Leah G
Vienna, Austria
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2015

in the middle of this smaller shopping/eating area alongside the beach there is this friendly drinking hole where you also can still your hunger

Thank marvinge

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Faro del, 12, 35100, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Maspalomas
  • Phone Number: +34 928141424

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