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El Rocas

Calle Callao Hondo 22A | San Miguel de Tajao, 38588 Arico, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 16 40 65
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“mussels” (3 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Calle Callao Hondo 22A | San Miguel de Tajao, 38588 Arico, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

I was here with my boyfriend and some friends that we made in Tenerife - they recommended us this restaurant, so we went together. The food was so good, we've tried small and big squids, fried octopus, snapper...The portions were big, the mixed salad was...More

Thank Maša S
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Typical village restaurant, serving fresh seafood in a typical village atmosphere. We eat here for lunch and the food was good, the staff friendly and the place was packed. Go, Explore and Enjoy.

Thank dragossilver
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

El Rocás, in San Miguel de Tajao is one of those homey, simple places I love. Busy with families and friends the seafood cannot get any fresher or tastier! Walk-in, ask for a table and belly up to the seafood ice-table where the fresh catch...More

Thank Jose P
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful family lunch. We got there at around 13:00 just in time to best the lunch hour rush. It was our first time and we were pleasantly surprised. They seat you and you go up to an open fridge that's full of seafood....More

Thank Niki M
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We went today to El Rocas based on the very good reviews on Tripadvisor. We arrived at 2:15 pm, there was a big queue of people that were waiting to select their food at the stand next to the door at the entrance. You have...More

Thank 65maytes
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We were taken here from las Americas by a Spanish friend of ours.what a place. Fresh fresh fish to choose from as you walk in which we left to our host.we had a virtual banquet including salad giant prawns,a huge fish,white baits,baby octopus,Canarian potatoes,dips,bread,wine by...More

Thank david d
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

You choose your own fresh fish and sea food and after a few minutes the different kinds are served tasting absolutely great, whether it was cockles, sardines, squids, mussels or any of the other types of delicious stuff we had. On top of that, the...More

Thank Mordn
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Really impressed with the choice of fresh fish cooked to order. The mussels were to die for. The restaurant was really busy in the run up to Christmas but the service was still good. If you like fish this is the place to go. If...More

Thank ClareBuc
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We went here with family who have a place in Los Cristianos, they tend to avoid the tourist areas. This restaurant is fantastic, a gem hidden away in a small town on the coast. The food is exceptional and you chose your fare from the...More

Thank AvondaleGH
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Great quality and great staff. Fresh fish to be chosen directly by the customer. Amazing mejillón a la marinera, gambas a la plancha! Strongly recommended!!

Thank Annalisa G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Callao Hondo 22A | San Miguel de Tajao, 38588 Arico, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Arico
  • Phone Number: +34 922 16 40 65
Restaurant in the fishing village of San Miguel de Tajao. No menu (!), you just order from the fresh catch that is laid out in the display... so doubt they will have a website.
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