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The Purple Turtle

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Calle Reina Sofia 32 | Pueto Del carmen, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
0034 928510449
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very friendly staff ..... restaurant clean could do with air conditioning in the hight of summer. Menu very English.

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Thank Kirsty H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food and friendly staff. Throughly recommend visiting this place. Great place to watch sports . Staff very knowledgable of the surrounding area.

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Hounslow, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great place for sports, Food can be good to average. Ate here 3 times with 3 different experiences. Steak overcooked when asked for medium and the meat was a little fatty. Sunday roast with beef was great, but the wifes Chicken wasnt the best bit of poultry. Beer was also hit and miss too, Father in laws beer was weak... More 

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Thank ClarkeMark
Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We ate here during the day and loved the food. The staff were friendly and it was reasonably priced too. Try the zinger burger there , lovely with the right amount of spice!

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Thank Shello55
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a nice and local place for families, food OK, gets very busy. Could be slightly cleaner. Very much a sports bar.

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Market Deeping, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Aye here with the kids and the misses, place is run by English, and what you get is English food. That means everything is eaten by the kids, but it does not reflect any real local taste. I guess it just depends what you want, something local or something from home. Either way, no complaints. Staff were friendly, and beer... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really friendly family run restaurant. Great welcome and very relaxed. Great venue for sports and would recommend the Sunday roast.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Standard breakfast was quite small and not as good value as other nearby alternatives, hence a one hit wonder the one and only visit, alot better can be found elsewhere in my opinion

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Thank Tony P
Lanzarote, Spain
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love Puerto Del Carmen for the Sea Sunshine and the cool breeze and I like to while away my time . Now I'm not your typical kind of bar guy but staying at the top of the old town in PDC I found a gem The Purple Turtle it has a lovely terrace with fantastic views. The food is... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Breakfast overpriced for what u get and was cold cheaper down the bottom waitress/owner plesent one day moody the next seemed she had her favourite customers. Drinks bit pricey as well and food abit poor on main menu 👎

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Thank Marc J

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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
$4 - $19
Cuisine
Bar, European, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Reina Sofia 32 | Pueto Del carmen, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen
  • Phone Number: 0034 928510449
Description
Open from 9am until late. We serve Breakfast from 9am untl 12.30pm using only Best British produce. Lunch is served from 12.30pm till 6.00pm and Evening Meals from 6.00pm till approx 9.45pm. We have a large sun terrace with sea views over looking the Harbour Area. Nine Televisions with Live Sports Coverage. We also have Free Wi-Fi and a Free Pool Table for our Customers use. Quiz Nights are Wednesday and Saturday.

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