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El Cuate

C.C. Matagorda, 25, Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 636 69 18 66
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“fajitas” (14 reviews)
“king prawns” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
C.C. Matagorda, 25, Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love this Mexican! Each time we visit Lanzarote we eat here atleast once! The food is delicious and the portions are huge! We have tried numerous Mexicans throughout Lanzarote and have found them all very oily and tasteless, this however is just right. The...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2017

We visited El Cuate Mexicana in July 2016. Everytime we passed this restaurant it was full of people so we had to book in advance. This was totally worth it as it was one of the best meals of the holiday. The food was beautiful...More

Thank Eire721sb
Reviewed February 15, 2017

As other reviewers have posted , the food in this restaurant is superb. Hot , tasty and large portions. You don't need a starter. If you do, you may not be able to finish your main meal as the portions a LARGE!. Very speedy service...More

1  Thank Linda L
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Service was very quick. We had chicken enchiladas and a chicken burrito which were both delicious!! The lady serving was very attentive. We thoroughly enjoyed our meal and plan to return as it was excellent! Would highly recommend!

Thank Jessicamaysmith
Reviewed February 10, 2017

no visit to matagorda would be complete without dining here great food and the service is excellent cannot come soon enough for next years visit

Thank dragfoot
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

Well 2 visit and it gets better .. food was again fabulous. "The flag " dish is out of this world .. all the dishes our party had were great and the staff are so friendly.. a hidden gem on the island . Well worth...More

Thank Sandy R
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

Food was lovely and service was attentive and polite. We went with friends and we all enjoyed the food and they will give you a box to take home anything you have not finished. It's a must if you are staying in Matagorda and if...More

Thank Tessie07
Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

Lovely food. Well worth a visit. Enchiladas and tacos. Plentiful plate. Excellent service in pleasant surroundings

Thank Angela D
Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

I visited this restaurant for a meal in April 2016 on the recommendation of other users of this forum . It was without doubt the worst experience I have ever had in a restaurant on the island of Lanzarote where I am a frequent visitor....More

2  Thank mauram298
Reviewed November 30, 2016

Service is second to none lovely family run restaurant food excellent prices great can't fault this restaurant good clean and plenty of food

Thank annebardsley
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August 1, 2016|
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Response from Chas W | Reviewed this property |
it should be open every night
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C.C. Matagorda, 25, Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +34 636 69 18 66
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