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El Sombrero

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Avenida Maritima 17, 35660 Corralejo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
34 928 86 75 31
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Thu - Tue 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely restaurant looking out to sea, A different experience with our meat on a roasting hot cone keeping it warm.They flambe the meat at your table. Very hard to explain but worth a visit.Think the owners are Swiss and Spanish.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We don't usually eat in the same place twice in a week, one meal was a Sombrero - you have to try it - its not as "gimmicky" as it looks. The other meal was fish specials - sea bass & tuna. All were good. If you need a starter - share one, you won't have room for the main... More 

Thank AEGReading
Dundee, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Always visit here when we come to Corralejo......never disappointed....the food is always wonderful as is the friendly service.

Thank Denmain
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120 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Visited here for fresh fish which didn't disappoint. The staff were friendly and the service efficient. The quality of the food was excellent and the value very good. Would recommend.

Thank sherylthomson
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

Had the nicest meal of the holiday here....was so nice we returned again on our last night! Garlic prawns to start then the fillet steak for 2; could not fault any of it!

Thank Gemjamie2
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited here on our 2nd night of our holiday in Corralejo which was also my birthday. We opted for the prawns for starter which had been recommended to us by a friend who had visited before- they were lovely. We then went for the "la horca bounty" which was the sirloin and fillet steak, cooked in... More 

Thank Kristian D
Manchester, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

Traditional style restaurant, excellent food and friendly service. Recommend the catch of the day. Steak also good.

Thank LacyRuth
Manchester, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Really pleasant restaurant on the sea front with a varied menu and lovely attentive staff. Try the fish dishes!

1 Thank FamilyT160
Bristol, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

Visited here at the end of our holiday 2 weeks ago. Having been to El Sombrero numerous times in the past we were excited and looking to relive old times. The food was fine- we had what were previously called the hangman and sombrero. Great theatre and nice meat. The children's meals were average with one being distinctly less than... More 

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37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

We ate as a family of 3 one evening, despite other reviews saying the restaurant was child-friendly, we found the service to be quite slow and unfriendly, although this did pick up slightly when the waiter changed. The food was pleasant if mediocre, and there is a nice harbour view, however there are much better restaurants to eat in at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Maritima 17, 35660 Corralejo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Fuerteventura  >  La Oliva  >  Corralejo
  • Phone Number: 34 928 86 75 31

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