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El Mentidero Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch
Spanish, Cafe, European
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews carrot cake cakes baguette bocadillos fruit juice tortillas spanish omelette gofio burger salad great coffee english breakfast breakfast lunch amazing home cooked food perfect place to enjoy great decor great place to have lunch
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always have lunch here at least once on our holiday. Absolutely love the homemade Danish. Pumpkin Soup was really tasty. Great value for money as the food is of a very high standard. Highly recommended having some food here.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank D6772SCmaryl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had to eat outside as indoors was full. Unfortunately the wind was whistling down the street,so not the best place to sit. Lunch was ok,soup,warm served with some slices of goat cheese. Mango salad average. Plus 2 small bottles of water 19 e which...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nm60847
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had breakfast/lunch in here a few times and it is consistently good. Canarian breakfast is delicious, as is the Baguette de Magica Tindaya! Staff are also so lovely, and welcoming. We took the Tarta Nutella & Tarta de Zanahorias away to eat later, and they...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Suzi1474
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

This is a great cafe in a side street of El Cotillo. Good for coffee and pastries in the morning as this is when it gets the sun! Well worth everyone's support as it is a bit out of the way. A good find.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Amanda D
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

We have dined here over last 3 yrs coming for holidays. This time was fantastic on first day then a let down on another so decided not to go again rest of this holiday. Our experience is a hit and miss!More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank missp606
Tajurgo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Mentidero Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2018

Dear customer, we are sorry but we think there has been a misunderstanding and you have the wrong cafe since we open from 8.00 until 5 pm and we do not serve dinner. We should be grateful if you would therefore remove your review. Thank...More

Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

My husband and me visited this cozy place! If you're around you should eat here! The coffee is delicious! I had milk with gofio and I'm obsessed with it! The owners are so friendly and everything is made with love! We're coming back as soon...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jess4sea
Reviewed November 28, 2018

Came here by chance as I wanted to use the toilet and it was the first place we came to after parking the car. It is superb, delicious sandwiches and cakes with terrific coffee and a lovely atmosphere created by two committed and friendly owners....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Skyraider
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Love this place! Highly recommended! Lots of delicious food and the people working there are super nice!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Carina I
Reviewed November 17, 2018

Found this tiny little Gem after hours beach combing! Fabulous latte's and tuna toasties, gorgeous cakes, I will be going again, very tasty well presented food. Lovely smiley owners!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Carole P
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

A clean, calm oasis with delicious, high quality food. Try the tortilla, try the carrot cake, try the coffee: it’s all wonderful. This is a place to just sit and savour the quiet, gentle vibe of el Cotillo, which is a world away from all...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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