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El Ancla

Ad El Varedero No2 | Old Town, 35518 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 51 36 39
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (40 reviews)
“steak” (41 reviews)
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ad El Varedero No2 | Old Town, 35518 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely pizza until the lady at the next table pointed out the 4 cockroaches on her table. First the waiter pulled the table away from the wall, then he asked if they wanted to move outside! Where’s Gordon Ramsay when you need him !!

Thank bette860
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hubby, myself, 14 year old hungry son and fussy 11 year old daughter visited this restaurant two nights in a row (which we would never usually do on holidays). Food was absolutely delicious, different and presented brilliantly. No fishing for customers outside which is always...More

Thank Liz W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

popped in for lunch and a few drinks , the food and service were very good as were the drinks also very reasonable

Thank jmcGlasgow
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I were in this restaurant at The Harbour in the Oldtown on two occasions during our visit to Puerto Del Carmen. We were equally impressed with the food and service on each occasion. The fish here is to die for, scrumptious and...More

Thank William R
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is in a prominent position in the harbour, we had a local cheese starter and cheese garlic bread then spaghetti with prawns and garlic and a spaghetti and meatballs dish. Free shots when you ask for the bill as is the case in...More

Thank louisedomville
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Visited with my wife and when her lasagne arrived was pretty tasteless and was so hot that it was bubbling in the dish and couldn't be eaten for some time. My tagiatelle was average. There are much better restaurants around the old port and so...More

Thank Keith G
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We had an excellent dinner, but should have not ordered a dessert, which let the overall experience a bit flat. The wife ordered sticky toffee pudding, which turned out to be just gingerbread. What a shame, as the rest of the service and food had...More

Thank Robert M
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Busy place ...but great atmosphere and of course good food Staff pleasant and nice to deal with 🍔 Not sure what game is being played by the local but it does bring in the crowds

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 September 2017

You may have to queue but it is worth it. Great menu and reasonable prices. Canarian potatoes are lovely! Friendly service and great location.

Thank HappyReviewerGlasgow
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We eat here two nights on our recent visit to Lanzarote. First night I had a grilled fish and seafood selection which was excellent and reasonably priced. Service was prompt when you ordered but the staff were not in any hurry to get out. On...More

Thank Brendan M
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Questions & Answers
7 October 2016|
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Response from 942lesleyannw | Reviewed this property |
I agree with previous reply. I think you could pop in and book and I'm sure they would make every effort to celebrate your day xx
tomas b
1 December 2015|
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Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
Never saw anything wrong with the restaurant, and I am quite fastidious ! Look at my reviews !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ad El Varedero No2 | Old Town, 35518 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +34 928 51 36 39
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