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El Rifeno

Calle Pelota n 15, 35001 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 94 30 59
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“tagine” (5 reviews)
“old town” (2 reviews)
Open Now
1:00 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
African, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle Pelota n 15, 35001 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Spain
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have enjoyed our stay in El Rifeno. Very good food, and also important we have been pleasantly served, Nice atmosphere and helped with my wheelchair

Thank Peter t
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is in the heart of old town Vegueta, 3min from Santa Ana cathedral. The interior is amazing, so many details that depict berber culture. The food is delicious: great and unusual mix of meat, sugar and cinnamon, arabic spices that give the vegetables...More

Thank Ivana C
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Very popular with the locals! Always busy and for a reason. Delicious food!! Bread and olive oil is yummy and the aubergine with paprika (€6.50)is so tasty!! The chicken Tagine with vegetables is so tasty as well. Good coffee ! Great service! Tagine €12.50 !!...More

Thank MarinaMj
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We had lunch at this beautiful restaurant. Very friendly staff and a fantastic atmosphere. We ordered a vegetarian Tagine. A disaster: some boiled vegetables on a plate- abosolutely no resemblance of maroccan food. The spicy soft taste of a well cooked tagine was totally absent....More

Thank mastaa
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing food...The menu is in Spanish so use Google translate not to miss out on the amazing choice. Service was amazing. Food delicious. Definitely recommend this restaurant. I had beef tagine,husband had squid..aubergine starters.. Absolutely full after.. Authentic flavors and beautiful indoors. Staff were awesome...More

Thank LurcherLover40
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I had the best food, drinks, dessert and tea. Plus the service was outstanding. So friendly. This place definitely deserves 5 stars. The atmosphere is so great. .One of the best places in Las Palmas

1  Thank D L
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped here after visiting the Casa de Colón for lunch. Starter and main course absolutely delicious and was rounded off with lovely mint tea served in an exquisite pot and glasses. Staff were worried we couldn't read menu as it was all in Spanish but...More

1  Thank Jim E
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Really nice lamb tagine with a good glass of wine. Service was very good and all very reasonably priced. I'd recommend a visit.

1  Thank Thom C
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

One of the most beautiful restaurants in Gran Canaria. The food was very tasty, good value for price and the waiters were really obligious. Definite recommendation!

1  Thank pura_vida-kw
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We visited for dinner. Menu was in Spanish and we were struggling to interpret it but the waiters were very helpful in translating it for us. The food was very tasty and beautifully presented. Should have taken my camera to the toilet! The toilets really...More

Thank Shirley M
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Annie P
6 August 2017|
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Annie P
6 August 2017|
Response from Sawe O | Property representative |
Si, tenemos varias opciones. Un saludo Gracias por la pregunta y perdón por el retraso en la Pregunta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Pelota n 15, 35001 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
  • Phone Number: +34 928 94 30 59
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