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Emma's Cantina Mexicana

Calle Teide 20, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 51 41 54
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chilli” (182 reviews)
“fajitas” (144 reviews)
“refried beans” (19 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Teide 20, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I wrote a review about Emma's in 2014, we have been back numerous times since and I can't fault it, if you are unsure about a dish they will give you a little taste before you order. We are so glad we gave it a...More

Thank Smallsmac
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thanks to daniella, michael, and alison who made our visits to this restaurant 2 great nights. The food is the tastiest ever especially the chilli. The best margaritas I have tasted. Friendly service with a chat and a smile. Made to feel very welcome, thanks...More

Thank Lounsteve28
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was our first time to Emma's but we will definitely be returning as the food and service we're excellent. The starter of avocado was so delightful that my wife said that next time she might have it for a main course as well. Whilst...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My friends and I were really looking forward to dining at Emma's Cantina Mexicana and we weren't disappointed! I rang at 6pm to book a table but was told that we didn't need to book. We shared some nachos to start with, which were delicious....More

Thank JulieH1910
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Emma's for dinner and can honestly say that it was the best Mexican meal that we have ever had. Shared a starter with my wife comprising potato skins with chilli on two a re-fried beans on the other two. My wife had chicken fajitas...More

Thank JiminyHolidayAddict
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped off in Emmas Cantina on a Sunday night around 9pm. Asked for just drinks and maybe a light bite, greeted with a genuine smile and told "absolutely" so sat outside on the Authentic Mexican barrels. Started with a couple of small beers and brought...More

1  Thank Chammurray
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time we've been here. We came on recommendation from friend's. We had Nacho's, ribs, meatballs. Lovely staff, food was quite quickly served, highly recommended ❤

Thank fordy52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been here several times and it's always excellent. The chimichanga is off the scale. Pretty dg tasty. We had the potato dish for starters and this is seriously tasty too. Friendly staff and a nice venue. Only thing I did not like but...More

Thank EatinBiscuits
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Emmas while in Lanzarote recently and would recommend this to anyone looking for some authentic Mexican food while you are in Lanzarote. Had a good range of vegetarian dishes available. Great food and staff were very friendly. Will definitely return next time.

Thank Graeme D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mexican food cooked by a Mexican. Great find on the road out of the harbour at PDC. Lovely fresh and authentic Mexican food. Tasty treat. Loved the chimichanga!!!

1  Thank SJH1874
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do you have to book a table?
12 June 2017|
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Response from Neilshepherd47 | Reviewed this property |
We went on a Saturday and got in around half 7 no problem. It gets busy after 9 with a few large groups of locals
How far are ye from arena dorada appartments
10 May 2017|
Response from maryec27 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Martin Your apartment is close to where we stay. It's about a 15 minute easy walk along the front to the old town and Emma's is 1 block up from the harbour. We normally walk there and get a cab home 3-4€. Hope this... More
Matt P
Do you cater for Nut allergies?
7 April 2017|
Response from jimnich | Reviewed this property |
Hi Matt, I'm not sure about the nut allergy situation and I've racked my brains trying to remember if there was anything on the menu with nuts in it. Certainly there weren't any on the tables or anything like that and I... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 34
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Teide 20, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +34 928 51 41 54
A very popular 36 seat restaurant in the picturesque main street of the original fishing village of Puerto del Carmen with parking outside or in the recently renovated fishing port one street below.Open from 6pm each night, closed Wednesday.N.B. A dress code operates in this restaurant.
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