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Akara - Lopesan Baobab

Mar Adriatico,1, 35100 Meloneras, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 15 44 00
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good11%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“zebra steak” (4 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
“african” (6 reviews)
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Mar Adriatico,1, 35100 Meloneras, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

love this restaurant great food and great service really worth a visit a real African theme which was great.

Thank Jemma C
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We visited for dinner. Great African ambience! This Lopesan hotel is really worth a visit just for the looks in the evening. Food was really a big disappointment. Service was nice but very slow.

Thank Charly B
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Enjoyed the food and service, excellent location and ambience wood go again and again. Only found for lunch in the last few days of hols.

Thank peter s
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We were staying in the hotel so decided to give this African themed a la carte restaurant a go to make a change to the buffet and be served. Took us a while to realise it's in the main African lodge Richard Burton bar area,...More

Thank Jayne W
Reviewed 28 October 2016

if you want to enjoy the African ambiance in Meloneras, than the Ankara restaurant is really to recommend. In the hart of the great Lopesan Baobab hotel that is immitating the African jungle you can taste a very fine menu with African touch . The...More

Thank pat_vandemaele
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Great food - pity about the bar singer outside. The service was exceptional. The food was excellent. The drink was grand and the room was beautiful. The seats were very comfortable and the table at the right height. Everything to recommend, apart from the fact...More

Thank AVWynne
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Wonderful ambience and great food! They also play live music daily. Had the taster menu 'African' cuisine and only cost €35 per person. Great value for money:)

Thank Serena C
Reviewed 1 April 2016

All 3 of us enjoyed our lunch here within the hotel We only had a main and drink good choice if you don't want the 10 minute walk into town to eat

Thank BristolBeachlovers
Reviewed 11 March 2016

When your only choice is between two five-course tasting menus, fine-dining is clearly the impression they're aiming for. And Akara misses, by some distance. It's not terrible, but a fine-dining restaurant should be about flavour, not just presentation. Everything interesting from the African menu -...More

1  Thank Martin_SE5
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

I traveled around gran canaria with two friends for a week Sick of Spanish food, we tried to find the most interesting alternative and decided to give akara a shot. It was the best decision we made! Akara is in a fancy African themed hotel...More

Thank Leilani N
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 39 - USD 94
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Highchairs Available
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  • Address: Mar Adriatico,1, 35100 Meloneras, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Meloneras
  • Phone Number: +34 928 15 44 00
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  • This restaurant is at Lopesan Baobab Resort
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