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La Forastera

Calle Real N0 15, 38800 San Sebastian de la Gomera, La Gomera, Spain
+34 636 77 12 18
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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French, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Real N0 15, 38800 San Sebastian de la Gomera, La Gomera, Spain
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

This restaurant alone would be a reason to come to San Sebastian La Gomera. It is a bistro, but everything is so well thought of and innovative that it would survive in any European city. Wines, food, spirits, service, it all is brilliant. The restaurant...More

1  Thank Aleksi B
Reviewed 2 February 2018

French bistro style. There are only a few tables, so booking is essential. The tables are on the pavement in the street with very limited illumination, and on the evening we were there it was cold and windy, so not ideal. The menu is not...More

Thank wrinklytravellerYork
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Only a few tables so essential to book. Don't be put off by reading the menu boards when they are closed. There is a wider variety of dishes available. We ate there 3 times and every meal was excellent. The waiters were pleasant and attentive...More

Thank Judith M
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Really well prepared food with well thought out flavours. Really was a treat to go here as other places just serve the same old thing.

Thank teaforeveryone
Reviewed 18 December 2017

perfect food, on such a small island I did not expect to find such a fantastic place - I recommend it to everyone

Thank Konrad K
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This sweet family run spot was recommended by the owner of a nearby Airbnb we stayed at. The 40 minute wait was well worth it and we were sad that they were closed for holidays when we went to go back a second time. If...More

Thank Julie R
Laurence B, Gérant at La Forastera, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you very much and sorry for the waiting house...the taste is in small house...see you an other time.

Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

In the xiv, xv and XVI centuries, the fights over the Island dominance were constant, and I can imagine the power and fear that that tower had produced either on ofence or defence. It's quite a time travel to visit this well presearved tower.

1  Thank Carlos C
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We can only recommend this restaurant. You sit outside at a beautiful pedestrian street in the capital of la gomera. The food is fresh and really good you will have a perfect evening here. The quality is great and the owners are really lovely. A...More

Thank Marion S
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here and were very pleased with both the athmosphere, food, the friendly staff and affordable prices. Five stars!

Thank LemBorg
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We came across La Forastera by chance and had lunch there. The restaurant is very small but popular. It is a family affair and we were welcomed by Julien (the son) who found a table for us in the shade. The food was absolutely delicious...More

Thank SurreySeniorCitizen
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Hugh R
10 February 2018|
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Response from Aleksi B | Reviewed this property |
It iS not my restaurant but they say they are silent 7 days a week. Last week they were not.
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14 September 2017|
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Response from Laurence B | Property representative |
Hemlo, for the moment we open 19h30/23h00.Thank you
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Valerie B
1 April 2015|
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Response from ellywGlasgow | Reviewed this property |
Hi we only had lunch but it was reasonable, we think about 30 euros with drinks and coffee liquors. It was lovely.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 12
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Real N0 15, 38800 San Sebastian de la Gomera, La Gomera, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  La Gomera  >  San Sebastian de la Gomera
  • Phone Number: +34 636 77 12 18
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