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Trattoria il Commendatore

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Rubicon Marina, Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 51 88 56
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London
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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A slightly better Italian than the total disaster that's Afrodite just a couple of yards away. If watery tomato sauce with a dash of pesto is your thing go for it. If not, avoid. Hoping to find an Italian in Playa Blanca that's not horrible. Definitely not in the marina.

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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Another visit (we ate here last year), good food, friendly waiting staff and good atmosphere. No complaints about the food,

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Thank Vicky W
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great spot on the marina, walked up without reservation and lucky enough to sit overlooking the bay. Swift service as we were one of the first diners and enjoyed delicious garlic prawns, fettuccine al Nona and steak on hot plate. All was delicious, with bill for two without alcohol coming to £61 with desserts (also delicious). Very popular, always full.... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been twice recently which suggests the restaurant is okay but to us it also reflects the below average standard of restaurant in the Marina Rubicon area. It is a busy restaurant, there is usually a queue of customers trying to get in. On one occasion the weather was hot and we were pleased to be outside on the... More 

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Aberdeen
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a cool March evening, we took a table indoors and looked forward to some good food. As the the title suggests, it was average - my wife enjoyed her pizza, my steak was good. Sadly we never had desert as we never got offered despite asking for the menu, I appreciate it was busy but service was poor. Would... More 

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Nairn, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Menu extensive although I don't think it's changed in the 8 years we have been going. Best pizza in the marina. Attention excellent staff really friendly. A great on but recommend you book.

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff were polite enough and fairly quick service but the fish looked unappetising and the langoustine I was served drained a kind of grey liquid which did not look healthy. It wsa by far the most expensive restaurant we went to.

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Thank Elnojj
Lanzarote, Spain
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We shared a pizza and 2 beers. The beers were ice cold and well received as the day was quite warm. The pizza was poor. The dough was under cooked and the toppings tasteless. The service was a bit surly. The best part of our experience was the view of the marina and the cold beer. No reason to go... More 

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Macclesfield, cheshire, UK
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93 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were two retired couples. We were staying in a local hotel and eating out every night, so we were trying different restaurants. We could not agree on a particular restaurant on this evening and really went there because we were getting fed up with wandering around and trying to find a restaurant we had not visited previously. We were... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tried to get in this restaurant the night before but failed as was so busy.....well worth the wait. The best meal we have eaten yet and most probably ever on Lanzarote. I couldn't decide what to have after watching all the gorgeous food coming past us, so gave the waiter 3 choices and to surprise me. It was stunning. Staff... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rubicon Marina, Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Playa Blanca
  • Phone Number: +34 928 51 88 56

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?