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Restaurante Nelson

Avenida Polizon 47 | Playa de Arinaga, 35118 Aguimes, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 18 08 60
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“prawns” (2 reviews)
“little bit” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, European
Avenida Polizon 47 | Playa de Arinaga, 35118 Aguimes, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food ! A little bit expensive - but worth to have a very good dinner with good atmosphere. G

Thank Uwe B
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Restaurante Nelson is a a very good restaurant, where you can taste seafood and fish dishes and it is located in the promenade of la Playa de Arinaga. Here I ate cured cheese and galician octopus as first dish, local fish with prawns and potatoes...More

Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 15 April 2017

It wasn't really what we had expected regarding the pictures on the website. It was recommended to us by the guest services at our hotel. Luckily, the food was amazing and the service was really great. We had at least 3 plates of fried squid...More

Thank HeyitsMerel
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Every thursday this restaurant participates in the weekly pinchos night. Here you can get a variety of tapas. It only costs 2 euro for a tapa and a small wine or beer. Nice seaside view from the restaurant.

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We chose this restaurant over the others on the front only for the menu. There was a good selection of meat but mainly sea food dishes. The service was good and food delicious. The butterflied fish and Canarian Sea Bream were well received after Prawn...More

Thank Peter N
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Great service, attention to detail, delicious food. We had the oysters, croquetas and smoked cheeses - but saw some great plates on the other tables! Will be back!

Thank Islagrancan
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Canary island have good places to lunch (much more of bad food, of course), not too visibles for tourists . Nelson is one of these marvelous restaurants. Small, old fashioned decoration, but the food is sensational and the service absolutely 10. The red tuna was...More

Thank Alvaro H
Reviewed 19 June 2015

We went there 2-3 times during a week of windsurfing in Pozo - Gran Canaria. The place is simple but the chef and owner is an artist at the craft of cooking fish. Don't bother looking at the menu! Ask him what he's got fresh...More

1  Thank Petetheswiss
Reviewed 24 October 2014 via mobile

Gran canaria is a bit of a gastronomic desert but Nelson bucks the trend. Positioned on the waterfront and with buzzers on the table for service we didn't know what to expect but we had tuna, lightly seared and prawns with garlic and they we're...More

1  Thank Elizabethcheshire78
Reviewed 14 June 2014

Let's be clear: Gran Canaria is a bit of an odd place: we came here with a few mates to windsurf. But the Nelson is a real little gem? If the interior design is a little dated but the food was sensational and the service...More

Thank Petetheswiss
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Polizon 47 | Playa de Arinaga, 35118 Aguimes, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Aguimes
  • Phone Number: +34 928 18 08 60
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