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Playa Chica

Paseo Marcial Garcia 32, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 17 89 38
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“meatballs” (5 reviews)
“tapas” (38 reviews)
“fresh fish” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Paseo Marcial Garcia 32, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

wife and I went for dinner here on holidays. Has lovely seating outside on the terrace, right beside the water. Hence the reason we wanted to try it.we ordered two starters, two main courses and a bottle of wine. Starters were ok, but the main...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by to enjoy the seaview from the nice terrace while having some beers and baby squids (chopitos). Wrong choice!!! The chopitos were tasteless and had sand. We conveyed our concern to the waiters but despite them being polite and talkative not solution was...More

Thank Jose Manuel C
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We absolutely loved this place when we had our lunch here on Thursday. The prawn and avocado salad was simple but so fresh and tasty. Ate a mountain of bread, some of it with tomatoes and most of it with the most delicious Canarian sauce,...More

Thank Belledette
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Full of character.. The is area is so cute. Some lovely restaurants along here and a tiny beach area... very traditional. Nice and sheltered if it's windy .

Thank Gerri T
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Popped in here for lunch 2 days ago. We were warmly greeted and lead to a table on the terrace overlooking the sea. Given menus and asked for drinks, waitress recommended house white so we went with that. Starters were simple, tomato and garlic bread...More

Thank bertie976
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Visited here and sat on the terrace and had some drinks. Was lovely in the sunshine and the service was good too. Will return.

Thank JohnPaul78
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Cute typical canarian restaurant with amazing views of the ocean. Lovely selection of tapas and very cheap. Dog friendly as well. The service is very good and friendly. Nice spot for lunch and dinner.

Thank JodyButtigieg
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Starter came...prawns in batter...delicious. 45 minutes later we are about to leave when our main course arrived. They brought 2 grilled hakes, My husband had ordered this and I had ordered Norwegian lobster !! No apologies, I ate it rather than wait another 45 minutes....More

Thank Joan G
Reviewed 21 August 2017

English couple with two young children, struggled for a table as staff weren't bothered!! Eventually got a table, as I presume the locals arrived , forgot the bread attempted to bring the wrong food we ordered to us .. Great food when it came, great...More

Thank steviebrok1963
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Excellent service and food (Calamari is the best). You could get a bit wet if you sit to close to the railings when the tide is in but a spectacle when the waves are crashing in.

Thank Gary H
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16 November 2016|
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Response from kneeno | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Alex I did not come back to you. My husband died so I have found it hard getting my head around things. Yes no doubt it will be open because El Medano is busy over Christmas holidays. We had booked to go again next... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Marcial Garcia 32, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  El Medano
  • Phone Number: +34 922 17 89 38
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