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Balkonen

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Parque Catleya 5 Avenida Santiago Puig, 38650 Playa de las Americas, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 75 23 03
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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time at a Lebanese restaurant we were taken by friends who had been before. The staff were friendly and helpful. One of our party was vegitarian and they brought out plenty of dishes and explained them all. The food was delicious and all fresh and different to the usual fare. All left very satisfied

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

If you are in a hurry don't bother. Some of the staff couldn't care less... We had to wait more than 30 minutes for someone to come to the table after we had finished to get the bill. And the restaurant was half empty. Food was good though.

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1 Thank Mikko K
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

We ate twice here and would recommend this restaurant to anyone. We have ate here on previous visits and the quality has not changed. The Food was fresh and hot and service with a smile. Nothing is too much for the staff, and if you want a special treat ask for something not on the menu and that will cook... More 

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north west england
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365 reviews
251 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 344 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

It must be getting on for 20 years since we had our first ever Lebanese food, here at Balkonen. We’ve made a point of coming back every trip since then. The order is still the same – the mixed mezze for two, currently priced at €40. It’s a real bargain. Over the years, there have been minor changes to the... More 

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morpeth
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Good selection of food we have eaten here lots of times and never been disappointed. From the steaks to Pizza the Focaccia is a fab sharing starter.

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Bruges, Belgium
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The mezze was veeery good!! It was enough food for everybody and really delicious. The staff was very friendly. My new favourit place in las americas!

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1 Thank debby402
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

I am writing this review after many years of going for meals when my son walked on the island. I then carried on going out to Tenerife with my daughter for quite a number of years and over the time the staff know us which is really nice . But they also will go above and beyond you you. At... More 

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1 Thank Sue F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Very welcoming, polite and professional staff and gorgeous food. My first experience of Lebanese cuisine and it was all delicious. The restaurant is opposite the KN Columbus Hotel and up a few stairs. Will return!!

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Reading, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Best felafel I have ever had. Lovely food. All freshly cooked and authentic Lebanese. Other options too. A must goto place for dinner or lunch while in Tenerife. Great veggie options.

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Vasteras, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Werry good food. I hade meat with baked potatoes and it was absolutly the best food I ever been eating on Tenerife. The staff spoke both english, swedish,finnish and spanish. Not expensive at all!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parque Catleya 5 Avenida Santiago Puig, 38650 Playa de las Americas, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Playa de las Americas
  • Phone Number: +34 922 75 23 03

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?