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A beautiful plaza lined with restaurants and cafes.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I have been sitting in the Plaza Charco, having a beer or glass of wine and watching life go by, regularly since 1976! There is often something happening plus great in the evening with lots of atmosphere. Have a wander down.

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eat out during the day or evening. Any type of food from Steaks to Pizzas to Tapas. Ice Cream to Cakes. Cocktails to Beer to Coffees. Clothes Shops to Supermarkets that's open to Midnight. In park take your kids to play on the swings and...More

Thank stachiwroman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

music really good nice place to wander and have a drink chill out place kids park ,shops places to eat really nice

Thank roflmao99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Main meeting place on the city centre busy with restaurants,bars,small shops,the gaming centers are a little out of place.

Thank Federico P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to sit and people watch. Particularly if you are. It fussy about getting your clothes dirty!! Paving and seating areas need a good clean up from the Council or whoever owns the Plaza. Nice restaurants surround it and the play area in the...More

Thank BashP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is a play park for smaller children in the shade of the palm trees. A nice and well priced cafe just behind it for drinks. The surrounding area has restaurants cafes and ice cream parlours. Great plaxe to spend a few hours

Thank andywardi3iskk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I think is the only park around in the whole center/ area for tourist. So is nice to have somewhere to sit down have a coke and relax while your kids play in the pirate boat.

Thank Croziers
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We visited Plaza Charco a number of times during our stay in Puerto. It's a lively place. There is a playground for kids and a nice shady area to sit and people watch. Plaza is surrounded with busy restaurants and at night it turns to...More

Thank eiton
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

My fiance & i have visited here a few times this week. It's so chilled & perfect for sitting relaxing watching the world go by! Lots of lovely restaurants & bars to choose from too!

Thank MrandMrsP106
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Got touted in here for late lunch recently. Starters & drinks arrived quickly. So far, so good. The wife played safe and had mushroom risotto & I went for the paella. Risotto was fine. Paella not so good. Rice undercooked, unopened clams, muscles that were...More

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