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El Ancla

Ad El Varedero No2 | Old Town, 35518 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 51 36 39
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (35 reviews)
“steak” (35 reviews)
“potatoes” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Ad El Varedero No2 | Old Town, 35518 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the best restaurants in puerto del carmen. The food, the staff, the location are all wonderful. I would defo recommend

Thank sarah795
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ten of us celebrated my wife's 50th birthday here, we had fantastic food and great craic. The service was quick, the food fresh and superb. We ate here several times and had no complaints or disappointments. The staff are extremely friendly and accommodating. Several of...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

.y partner and I went here for an evening meal. I ordered a mixed meat grill and was looking forward to it. When it came it looked delicious. I tucked away nicely until I came to my pork chop. I cut into it and it...More

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very good lunch here, Pizza Reina (ham & mushroom) and Chef's Salad with a cold San Miguel apiece were just what the doctor ordered after a long morning stroll with a bit of shopping. Friendly and quick service with basic food done...More

Thank 1961GaryC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here last night for dinner and will go again before our holiday ends, it was by far the best meal we've had and the staff were so welcoming and service was excellent. Highly recommend it

Thank fionasteven81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a drink here after a long walk. Huge beers in frozen glasses served quickly, we couldn't ask for anymore. Sitting outside here is a great spot to watch the world go by.

Thank Beanie14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited El Ancla on Día de Canarias, so there was a fabulous atmosphere in the old town with traditional music and dancing visible from our table. The staff were in great spirits and we were looked after very promptly. I had a sirloin steak...More

Thank seashells26
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant in the old town....,at lunch time we ordered the tapas selection and a pizza to share amongst 3 people. Everything was great value for money and very tasty....just wished we'd found this place sooner, next time. Staff were very attentive towards us and...More

1  Thank weewylie
Reviewed May 10, 2017

Have been coming to this place every time we visit Lanzarote - again excellent food and excellent service

Thank woza0365
Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

Visited for breakfast near the end of holiday. We were staying in the new town but decided to walk to old town that day. Lovely breakfast, staff were so-so. No conversation or anything with us, however seemed very pleasant with a couple of others (maybe...More

Thank Nikki_noodlez89
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
hi i have been in here several times in a year on 2 holidays im coming out next may to get married and would like to celebrate after in our favourite restaurant only 10 of us would it be possible i cant fond email address
October 6, 2016|
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Response from 942lesleyannw | Reviewed this property |
I agree with previous reply. I think you could pop in and book and I'm sure they would make every effort to celebrate your day xx
tomas b
next time you go in look at the toilets they smell and also look at the windows they have never been cleaned. and have a look at the kitchen once seen you wont go back
November 30, 2015|
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Response from eoin234 | Reviewed this property |
I have been there many times & never had these issues. I suspect tomas bt, hat you know someone with a restaurant in Puerto Del Carmen ;-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ad El Varedero No2 | Old Town, 35518 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +34 928 51 36 39
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