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Restaurante El Golfo

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Avenida Juan Carlos I, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 51 24 60
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scotland
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52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A warm welcome and nice atmosphere. Have visited twice so far during our two week stay. The food is excellent and the service first class. A good choice of starters and mains, well cooked and presented. The garlic prawns are lovely as are the fresh fish dishes. A nice touch are the little extras and your choice of a complimentary... More 

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65 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We had a great meal/evening here on a family holiday over easter. Really welcoming and friendly to our young daughters, great service and atmosphere, Paella was nice as were the other bits. They even bought out some complimentary nibbles while we waited for starter and paella to cook. Suspect we were quite luck to get a table as it was... More 

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Tralee, Ireland
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We visited El Golfo Restaurente (Santi)twice 2 weeks ago and enjoyed both meals very much. As a Starter I had Halibut Cocktail ,my partner had sizzling Garlic Prawns - both were fabulous. For Mains I had Halibut El Golfo and my partner Sole We are both in agreement that El Golfo Restaurente is oneof the best we have ever dined... More 

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Thank Emmanuel K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This is such a lovely place to eat. The food is fantastic the best T-bone steak, the best sole. Great atmosphere & such a welcoming family. I would highly recommend

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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Have been to this restaurant a number of times and I would only feel disappointed if I couldn't get a table. The food is delicious, the ambiance is homely and the staff are courteous and friendly.

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

On the main street going down to the port. The walls inside are covered with hanging plates. often difficult to get a table at peak times.Excellent food and service. Had garlic prawns to share followed by seabass with canarian potatoes and salad, El Golfo steak with chips and salad plus a bottle of house red wine for 40e

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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239 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is not fancy food by any means but the combination of very friendly service and fresh produce cooked in a simple way makes its a must visit. Two of us had the fish of the day which was grilled sole. It was very fresh and served with homemade tartare sauce. There isnt as m,uch choice here as some restaurants... More 

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St. Asaph, United Kingdom
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187 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

El Golfo is a traditional family restaurant and at times can be very busy because of its popularity and just to turn up without booking is disrespectful therefore the reviewers who have said that they had to wait before they were found a table "tough" book next time you will not be disappointed but you need to order something traditional... More 

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Tullamore, Ireland
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This restaurant always delivers, good food and a great welcoming atmosphere with many repeat clients and always made most welcome.

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Cork
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This restaurant had being recommended to us so we were expecting more they had plates from allover the world on the walls i think it is a family ran restaurant the booths for tables looked a bit quirky but we were dissapointed with the food really the staff were very polite and friendlay but the food left it down

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Juan Carlos I, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +34 928 51 24 60

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