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El Pincho

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Paseo las Vistas, Los Cristianos, Arona, Tenerife, Spain
649 431 110
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10:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Varna, Bulgaria
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210 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went to El Pincho for a light lunch and we chose it because of its low prices and the good location, on a terrace right on the seaside promenade along Playa de las Vistas. At first sight the menu will not probably impress you but it offers various tasty tapas, salads, cocktails and other drinks. Besides, the staff are... More 

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Aberdeen, Scotland
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99 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Decided to try El Pincho after reading the good reviews on Trip Advisor, wasn't disappointed so went back again a 2nd time a few days later. Firstly the balcony setting has great views over the beach, perfect to drink a few cold ones & watch the world go by. Secondly, the Tapas was superb & certainly complimented the cool beers.... More 

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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

A lovely spot for drinks and to watch the world go by. The staff are all really pleasant, and attentive, though you can overdose on the free nuts. The menu is great too, the big prawns my personal favourite.

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2 Thank Colin T
Arona, Spain
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

AS people who read my reviews know, we live in Los Cristianos. How I have never been to this place before I will never know. Friends recommended it so we thought we would try it for lunch. It was a dull day but the Restaurant was full to capacity and we had to wait to find a table. BUT the... More 

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3 Thank Tommo43
Southend
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

What a great place! The staff are so friendly, gave us little free bits of tapas alongside what we ordered! The goats cheese and chorizo tapas was really nice and the house White is a great choice! They love a bit Of Simply Red for music which is fine by me :) please visit here!

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2 Thank RaverSouthend
London
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54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

It was wonderful to be back at El Pincho. Nuria and her girls and of course Jose are so friendly and always welcome you. The food is delicious and as for the sangria it is a must and what a view you have. Cannot not wait to return hopefully in SeptemberSeptember

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Dropped in by chance and didn't regret it. Have never been to such a happy place with such friendly staff. Food great and toilets very clean (just as they should be!) Great views.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for some tapas and cocktails of cause. Very friendly waitresses go us a table with no time and brought drinks very quickly too, offered to take our photos and suggested patas which we enjoyed. Their fresh bread though is the highlight, we just couldn't stop eating it. Come and try, it's so good!

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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125 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

We popped in for a late breakfast/early lunch. Got complimentary hot bread and sauces which I enjoyed, a tomato bruschetta thing which was also tasty and a little non-alcoholic shot with the bill (not so nice). The food we ordered was so-so but the service was welcoming enough. Slightly irritated by the woman manager (assume she was the manager as... More 

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nuria s, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Pincho, responded to this review

Sorry,you did not like our way to work,we always do our best with you and with our regular customers. Have a nice day and thanks for your opinion. More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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185 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

We always head to El Pincho when staying in Tenerife, food quality, service overall and general experience you have here is pretty amazing! Other bar owners in Tenerife should take note, nothing is too much bother for the staff, owners are always on hand. The welcome you receive is fantastic from the minute you climb that last step to the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $17
Cuisine
Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo las Vistas, Los Cristianos, Arona, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Arona  >  Los Cristianos
  • Phone Number: 649 431 110

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