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Old Harbour, Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
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Fredrikstad, Norway
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469 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

It is nice to sit on the second floor overlooking the old harbour. The waiters are nice, but the food was not good. We tried the sole with schrimps. Some of the fish was brown, and it does not taste good at all.

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Thank Terje J
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Dined here on our last night in Lanzarote in a group of 12. We had a table with a beautiful view of the sea. We all had several rounds of drinks, starters each and mains. Staff were very patient, friendly and attentive when taking our orders. As there was so many of us, staff explained that it might take a... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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117 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

We enjoyed a very enjoyale fish meal in this Restaurant which is ideally located overlooking the sea. :On entering we were greeted by a very friendly waiter who took great trouble to find suitable seating for us. He then proceeded to explain the menu and the choice of wine that was available. The meal was most satisfactiory and the wines... More 

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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178 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2012

Restaurant was busy but we got a good table towards the back as it was breezy and colder at the front. We had a chicken and beef kebab, tuna in a Canarian sauce and both had a local dessert. No problems with food or service. Good wine list and the usual Canarian rum free with coffee.

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Thank tigerbrian
Manchester, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2012

When I go to this restaurant I always have a chicken fillet with salad. It's not exciting or even Spanish but it is amazing. I don't know what they do to the chicken (I'm probably better off not knowing!) but it's the tenderest, juciest chicken I've ever had. The lasagne is also pretty good. The staff are lovely, the views... More 

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cork
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2012

we wanted a quick lunch with a nice view on our last day in puerto del carmen. the view is fantastic but the food we got on the day was very average.i cant believe the big reviews here! i had a pizza with luminous pink salami that was soft and tasted like sliced corned beef - horrible.my wife got a... More 

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Ayr, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012

Have visted the Mar Casa many times over the past 10 years and have always been satisfied with our visits. We often go with some friends who live on the Island and also eat here regularly. Staff and Manager have always been courteous and friendly and the food has always been of a consistently good standard. The Canarian Soup (Potage)... More 

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St Ives Cornwall
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2011

The food and service is second to none. Nothing is too much trouble. Very friendly staff who are all great with the kids. Thank you to Alex for promoting it so well and convincing us to eat there. See you next year!

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Thank foxystives
ireland
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63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2011

Had our first meal here while visiting PDC but needless to say did not return. The onion soup was defenitly the best part of the meal. I had fillet steak which was just like a beefburger but being so hungry scoffed it anyway. Wife has grilled sole and she said it was full of bones and extremely dry. Also expensive... More 

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Hitchin
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97 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2011

The restaurant is nicely situated - great view of the port. The menu is standard fare - steaks/fish etc. Service OK - not inspired - many better restaurants elsewhere in Puerto del Carmen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Harbour, Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen

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