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Samsara

Avda del Oasis, 30 | Centro Comercial La Charca, 35100, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 14 27 36
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lamb tagine” (12 reviews)
“meringue” (5 reviews)
“croquettes” (7 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Asian, International, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Avda del Oasis, 30 | Centro Comercial La Charca, 35100, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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11 - 20 of 1,219 reviews

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Came here on recommendation. Not easy the get in - I booked at least 3 weeks before the date and then had the last table. Staff are helpful but not the best. The food however is amazing! Portions are large so they recommend sharing one...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 20 March 2017

If you wanna spend a special evening, this is your place! There is so much decoration to see, that you hardly find time for a conversation. The food was very good, although the offer for vegetarians/vegans is a bit low and the kitchen/management doesn't seem...More

Thank Ralf Z
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Rarely been disappointed so much about this two week in advanced booked experience at Samsara. The entourage triggers a lot of expectations but service was poor and the food one of the worst Asian food experiences ever (and I travelled the whole world tasting Asian...More

1  Thank lherminezhofs
Samsara-Maspalomas, Propietario at Samsara, responded to this review

Hi dear Renè. Now you've explained why are you so disgusted. Our concept of serving... Well dear Renè, this is our concept since we opened more than 9 years ago. Obviously you don't must to acept it. But As you told than you've booked more...More

Reviewed 18 March 2017

Unfortunately, a great deception! The food was acceptable, the service poor, but the worst is the bill - at the end out of nowhere different extras appear and you end up paying a fortune for a meal you could have made at home in a...More

Thank Valerio_and_Laura
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

This our third visit to Gran Canaria and to Samsara. What a magnificent ambience. ..like a piece of Bali and far east. The food is delicious, great menu,we had the black pasta with shrimps for starter and the lamb tagine as a main. Great food....More

Thank Noam G
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Still nice food and a total mysterious, Asia feeling, experience Be aware that you can't just drop in, reservation several weeks before is needed And afterwards you have to confirm the reservation by phone 2-3days before what can be quite a challenge for reservations Thursday...More

Thank dlotche
Samsara-Maspalomas, Propietario at Samsara, responded to this review

Hi dear Diotche, thanks a lot for your words. We open for dinner from Tuesday to Sunday. If you would like to try on another visit, Tuesday and wednesday are an option too :)

Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

We arrived hungry and tired after a long day at around 2030hrs it was bery quiet around so we decided to go in? we noticed areas in the place empty and a few tables with nobody at them so was surprised when told by the...More

1  Thank yanton10
Samsara-Maspalomas, Propietario at Samsara, responded to this review

Hi dear Yanton. It's really funny than if you come from Tripadvisor you hadn't saw than most of the bad reviews are the same "They are really a bad restaurant because they've empty tables and they don't offeredt one to me" I'm really surprised than...More

Reviewed 26 February 2017

I had my celebratory birthday drinks and dinner at Samsara. I found the staff there a bit smug. But the overall experience was very good. The interiors were decorated in a very oriental style. The cuisine was oriental fusion and the flavours was fantastic.

Thank Peelu169
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Despite I was prepared for a very unique experience, I was not ready for the richness of the interior this restaurant has to offer. I felt like I was in a collector's home with fantastic book shelves, fascinating statues, buddhas and other eyecatching items. It...More

Thank Gyongyver Gwen R
Reviewed 17 February 2017

A very easy five stars to give - that's for the dining experience. The unique and beautiful decor (this includes the waiters, according to my spouse) gives an extra two stars for overwhelming surrounding aesthetics. And then one more for style. We loved the place....More

Thank Hillfrog
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daniellake2016
these times are fine,can you tell me the dress code and menu and price please,thanks Don
30 November 2016|
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Response from Samsara-Maspalomas | Property representative |
Hi Daniella we answered the question about 25th, 8 days ago. At now we haven't any option indoor. Anyway this form is to ask to TripAdvisor comunity, not only for us. If you have any question, please, send us a mail to our... More
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daniellake2016
these times are fine,can you tell me the dress code and menu and price please,thanks Don
28 November 2016|
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Response from Samsara-Maspalomas | Property representative |
We're really open minded on dress code, excepting men on tank top, but T-shirt or Bermuda is not a problem. The medium price with wine is between 30/40€ If you acept our recommends. Our cuisine is not really oriental one... More
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daniellake2016
can we book for Christmas dinner with you we will be staying in the canary ??/ thanks Don
23 November 2016|
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Response from Samsara-Maspalomas | Property representative |
Hi Daniella, thanks a lot for your interest in our work. Unfortunatly on 25th we're fully booked indoor. If you would like to start the dinner early, the last table arrives at 21:30. Than, we can offer that table indoor... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 34
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
19:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
19:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
19:30 - 22:00
Thursday
19:30 - 22:00
Friday
19:30 - 22:30
Saturday
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avda del Oasis, 30 | Centro Comercial La Charca, 35100, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Maspalomas
  • Phone Number: +34 928 14 27 36
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Description
A different way to enjoy in Maspalomas. International cuisine for share with oriental flavors. Intimate and original surrounded by nature in the south of Gran Canaria.