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el perro tapas & pizza

87 Main Rd, Penguin, Tasmania 7316, Australia
+61 3 6437 0903
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“tapas” (26 reviews)
“pizza” (21 reviews)
“paella” (15 reviews)
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Latin, Pizza, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
87 Main Rd, Penguin, Tasmania 7316, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful Spanish restaurant tucked away in sleepy Penguin. Truly excellent tapas. large variety of novel pizzas. Desserts are high end

Thank Fraser B
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Visited with family and friends on a Saturday night. They managed to accommodate our group. Meals were interesting and excellent and service was with a smile. Prices good also.

Thank Sue J
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Dined here several times during our stay. The food was great and the service outstanding. Staff were friendly, happy and nothing was a problem.

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed lunch today overlooking Bass Straight at El Perro. Friendly staff and great food. 13 yo daughter had Pork Belly from Tapas menu and loved it. I had trio of dips (also delicious). Both meals generous portions for under $20 each.

Thank Tasboy2016
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Came in for dinner, we didn’t have a booking so they were nice and set up a table for two. I really wanted to eat a paella and the waitress recommended it so much so that’s what I ordered, I thought it was pricey but...More

Thank catalinafh
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Are here for lunch it was beautiful with knowledgeable staff and a menu with plenty of choice. We shared as you do in such a place olives, avocado dip, polenta chips and toasted ham and cheese sandwiches. All delicious

Thank Haidee F
Reviewed 24 April 2018

We were staying in Penguin at the Madsen whilst preparing for Targa Tasmania. We were recommended to dine at el perro and didn't regret it for a second. The meals are delicious as are the Sangria. The restaurant is on the foreshore in the perfect...More

1  Thank JRBtraveller1976
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We didn't eat the tapas and just got a take out pizza and churros. The pizza was pretty bad, tasted like a cheap frozen pizza. We ate a slice each then binned it. The churros were ok, would of been better with a dark chocolate...More

Thank pab123754
Shane W, Owner at el perro tapas & pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thanks for your review. We will look into what happen. I remember your order. Margarita. You had to wait far to long for it as well. Very sorry.

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Our touring party of four couples visited El Perro twice during our stay in Penguin. The service was excellent both with our bookings and table service. They offer an extensive menu with great variety catering for all dietary needs. The daily specials were very popular...More

Thank Scott L
Shane W, Owner at el perro tapas & pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thank you . enjoy the rest of your stay in Tassie.

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

I will remember this meal forever. Been in Tassie for a month and best food so far. Pizza done with a cream cheese base, double smoked Tasmanian ham, fior di latte, mushrooms, spinach and mozzarella. The chips were awesome. Rolled in truffle oil and rosemary...More

1  Thank Roma3161
Shane W, General Manager at el perro tapas & pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Thanks. Glad you enjoyed.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Main Rd, Penguin, Tasmania 7316, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Penguin
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6437 0903
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