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El Faro

urbanizacion Americas S/N | Parque Santiago V. Arona, 38660 Playa de las Americas, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 75 38 27
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (17 reviews)
“lamb cutlets” (2 reviews)
“entrecote” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Value
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LOCATION
urbanizacion Americas S/N | Parque Santiago V. Arona, 38660 Playa de las Americas, Tenerife, Spain
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1 - 10 of 182 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to treat ourselves to a proper sit down dinner, and as I had been craving a fillet steak we checked El Faro out. We received excellent service from all members of staff, and we really enjoyed our meals, we also watch the manager...More

Thank L4002DHSarahC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasant surroundings overlooking main boulevard Nicely presented table But food was dreadful, salmon was burnt at the bottom, chicken tough as boots, BBQ odd tasting etc even the wine was undrinkable Over priced and under serviced

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is predominantly a fish restaurant and they have a good wine offer we didn't try the cocktails so couldn't comment on other reviews - we had recommended wine and wasn't disappointed. We visited a few times over our 1 week holiday - we tried...More

Thank Rachael0075
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We visited the cocktail bar after a meal at another restaurant in the safari centre, Playa De Las Americas. Bar was very quite with no music on. We got 2 drinks which were around 7.50 Euro each. When we asked for the bill, we put...More

Thank Ross G
Guiayara_Abbassi, Community manager at El Faro, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Dear Ross G, We are very sorry about your money. We understand that it was a confusion and we apologize for it.

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful classy restaurant! We visited for a late dinner and wasn't disappointed the food was beautiful! We had the paella and it really was amazing. The staff were great and very attentive ensuring that we didn't need anything further. Great place and the...More

Thank Lyndseyjd
Guiayara_Abbassi, Community manager at El Faro, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you for your visit and for your opinión.

Reviewed 22 July 2017

Visited as a party of 3 and first impressions were good and we were seated at a nice table to the front. My husband and I ordered the fillet steak with mushroom sauce and my son had the chicken breast and chips from the childrens...More

Thank Donna F
Guiayara_Abbassi, Community manager at El Faro, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you for your visit and for your opinión.

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We try 2 cocktails and it was very bad, like just a juice without alcohol =( very disappointed! And if you want just taste good cocktails choose another place. Don't know anything about food in this place.

Thank Sergey M
Guiayara_Abbassi, Community manager at El Faro, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Dear Sergey M. We are very sorry about what happened with your drinks and we apologize. We have already informed the management and this is being investigated.

Reviewed 30 June 2017

I came to this restaurant with my partner for our valentines day meal in February. The food was unreal, The best food i have in the U.K and aboard the way it was presented was just as amazing as the food itself, the taste the...More

Thank Danielle R
Guiayara_Abbassi, community manager at El Faro, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thank you for your visit and for your opinion

Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Went for some cocktails and was quite dissappointed. Whisky sour tasted bitter and every sip was full of sugar. My GF had a tequila sunrise. This was first served without the sunset(No grenadine). After a minute she came running with the bottle of grenadine, spilled...More

Thank Vetle F
Guiayara_Abbassi, Community manager at El Faro, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Dear Vetle F. We appreciate your opinion and your visit. First we want to clarify that the prices of our Restaurant, are similar to the rest of Restaurants in the area. And secondly we apologize for the error with your cocktail, we are already investigating...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Had the fillet steak and it was the best steak we had during our 10 night stay. Small portion size but this wasnt an issue due to how tasty the meal was overall. Staff very friendly and would not hesitate to return here if ever...More

2  Thank Ryzaswag
Guiayara_Abbassi, community manager at El Faro, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thank you for your visit and for your opinión

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
1:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
1:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
1:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
1:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
1:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
1:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
1:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: urbanizacion Americas S/N | Parque Santiago V. Arona, 38660 Playa de las Americas, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Playa de las Americas
  • Phone Number: +34 922 75 38 27
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