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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Floors marked for social distancing
Updated 06/30/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 06/30/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
About
Bar /Cafe / Restaurant located on the coastal path of Golf Del Sur with seaviews towards the Marina San Miguel. Serving good quality homemade food and ice cold drinks throughout the day. Mark & Julie have owned Lava Beach since Dec 2018. Look out for daily specials including authentic Canarian tapas, gourmet burgers and our popular family favourites. Join us for a refreshing jug of Sangria, a fancy cocktail, an ice cold beer or simply a cortado coffee. All are welcome. Booking is highly recommended.
PRICE RANGE
$3 - $14
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
British, International
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Waterfront
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for breakfast on 2 occasions and can't really fault it, the staff worked really hard and the food was Very nice, will be back in a few months and will be visiting again.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are staying in a hotel up the road and just stopped for a drink and some food, I’d recognised the name as I had seen the good reviews when I was looking what is nearby and they are not wrong, we had the special...and it was honestly the best nachos and tacos I’ve ever had! P.s I love Mexican food, this surpassed way over my expectations. We are so impressed and the owner is lovely. Make sure you book as I believe they are fully booked most nights!More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food, rotating menu. Salmon and duck were a delight with excellent sauces. Do book a table to be sure. Wished we found it earlier.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the few places offering good food friendly service in the area. Book your table in advance this place is very popular. Really enjoyed the food and drink.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Heard so much about this place and it was always packed. So booked a table and I wasn’t disappointed. I got shoulder of lamb my husband had fillet steak. Absolutely lovely.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Specials board changes daily offering a variety of delicious lunch and dinner dishes made fresh from high quality ingredients, my partner fell in love with the steaks. Staff are friendly and quick service. Best food I've had all holiday :) Be sure to book at...table as this places incredible food and service has not gone unnoticed, but is well worth it.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited Lava Beach on a number of occasions on each of our visits to Santa Barbara Golf and Ocean Club and it’s a place we would recommend. The owners are very accommodating and the atmosphere is great with fantastic food. Highly recommended if...your staying in the area.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed September 17, 2021

Well we have visited Tenerife for many years and stayed local so often. Embarrassed to say have never ventured to this little treasure before. The food tonight was amazing. Staff fantastic. Hope the pictures reflect this little gem of a restaurant.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed August 3, 2021

Dinner tonight...no surprise to us...excellent! Not really any more to be said....just great food and friendly service.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed July 20, 2021

From the first time we visited this little sea view restaurant at the beginning of the holiday for breakfast, to the last night of our holiday for dinner the service and the food were excellent. Nothing was to much trouble for the owner (Julie). She...was so accommodating with everything. It is a fantastic place to grab a bite to eat or a full 3 course meal all home made and cooked to perfection. And the sangria is good too. Lots of the local people eat there so we found it the perfect place for us on several occasions.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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juliethain, Owner at Lavabeach, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2021

Thanks guys, it was a pleasure to have you at my restaurant, hope to see you again soon xx

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Response from Mandie B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm in Tenerife now and I remembered you asked about Taff and was I was told yes he is still about or he better be as he is the owner, Really friendly here been everyday mind you it's my 3rd visit to this area. Hope this... More
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Frequently Asked Questions about Lavabeach

Yes, Lavabeach is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Lavabeach is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 5