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“Fantastic Meal. Great service.”

Mama Africa Restaurant
Ranked #402 of 1,459 Restaurants in Lanzarote
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $15 - $21
Cuisines: International
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: Mama Africa is an International Restaurant with a daily changing menu with a fresh approach. We pride ourselves on quality cuisine and service with a smile.We cater for large groups/special occasions and vegetarians. The menu has Daily Fresh Fish, Meat, Seafood and have been told we do one of the best Green Thai Chicken Currys ever and the Chocolate Volcano Dessert is out of this world.The head Chef/Owner is Monica who is originally from Chile and brings influences of this to the Menu.We have a select wine menu of Local, Spanish & Chilean Wines by the glass and bottle.Mama Africa welcomes all to come and enjoy our cuisine and hospitality.RegardsMonica
Brighstone, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Fantastic Meal. Great service.”
Reviewed October 11, 2013

Liked everything. Thank you to Monica, Belen and Virginia for the warm welcome yet again. The duck was the best I have ever tasted. Keep up the high standards. I cannot come to Lanzarote without a visit to Mamma Africa. Highly recommended

Visited September 2013
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English first
Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Best restaurant in La Santa if not Lanzarote!”
Reviewed October 6, 2013

Don't be fooled by the name or exterior, this is without doubt the best restaurant in La Santa village.
Monica & Mark are the perfect (no pun intended) hosts & the food is always fresh & beautifully prepared & cooked.
We are on a mission to find the best mojito in the world & think it resides here courtesy of Mark.
Also try the Chilean Rose with overtones of raspberry dear....
Don't forget to ask for 'Monica's Pudding' for afters.
And remember the golden rule: quality & value is as important as the price!
Keep up the good work guys.

  • Visited September 2013
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Chesterfield
1 review
“Early bird meal”
Reviewed October 6, 2013

We visited Mama Africa for the early bird menu which is available 5.30pm - 7pm for 18 euros. We thought the portions would be smaller with being cheaper but they were great.
The staff were attentive and the three course meal was well presented but the venue is next to the rubbish bins and there is a smell and there are flies.

  • Visited October 2013
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Excellent food and service but quite pricey”
Reviewed September 24, 2013 via mobile

Good choice of food well cooked and presented more expensive than other restaurants close by, could pay more attention to small details like cleaning prawns properly. Overall lovely place

  • Visited October 2012
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Thank 186225Julie
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Lanzarote, Spain
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120 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
“Excellent food, cosy place... highly recommended”
Reviewed September 8, 2013

Not only the food is excellent, the quantities are also big enough. Many times, when the food is excellent, there is this tendency to offer small portions: here it's not the case, even sports people with big appetite feel satisfied!!

  • Visited January 2013
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