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El Toston Bar and Restaurant

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The Old Harbour, 35650 El Cotillo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
+34 928 53 84 89
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10:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Fri 10:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a day out at El Cotillo and were struggling to find a place to cater for our sons Gluten free condition when we happened on the El Tolston, the gentleman knew about what we needed and we were assured that he could provide us something for our little fussy eater. He was rewarded with a bowl of the... More 

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Thank Robin S
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this Bar many times during our stay in El Cotillo....We ate here several times and the food was excellent as was the service and many different drinks behind the bar.

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Thank Martin S
Leighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Visited El Toston on Wednesday 4th Jan only popped in for a sandwich but see they had Fish & chip's on the menu, as we have been travelling around for the last 9 month's we thought we would give it ago, well thank god we didn't have that sandwich. It was absolutely great, fresh fish, home cooked chip's & a... More 

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Thank dotallen54
London
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

We are just finishing our break in El Cotillo and El Toston is the bar have we visited most often. They have Bock-Damm, (a very nice dark style lager/beer) on tap. This is fairly unusual in the UK, so a nice surprise to find it on Fuerteventura. We only ate here once, but couldn't fault food, (burger and hand-cut chips).... More 

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Thank kg1970
Bristol, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Having been in a rush the morning of the return flight home, the Toston were kind enough to serve up a hearty breakfast in double time; tea / coffee, tomatoes, (great) bacon, mushrooms, sausages, eggs, toast etc My son went home a very happy man. And, one of our party was also served up a Veggie option fit enough for... More 

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Thank TheMemorialGround
Dublin, Ireland
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83 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

€7.50 for 2 sausages, two eggs, 2 slices of bacon, tomatoes, mushrooms, two slices of toast, baked beans, tea/coffee/juice. Filled the plate, but i had a hash brown to top it off. Delicious, great value, and a lovely view of the harbour. Highly recommended,

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Thank Spencerooney
Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

A wonderful view of the old harbour makes this a great bar for a friendly drink with a range of tasty meals.

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Thank stephenjbartlett
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Not many of the restaurants on the island do really scrumptious puddings.. The El Toston has never let me down..and travelling alone, nice to be made so welcome by the landlady, Mel. Highly recommend their Sunday Roasts too.. their roast pork with all the trimmings was delicious!

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Thank StewartLever
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

This used to be a Cotillo hotspot, but sadly no longer. When Alan used to run it, El Toston Bar used to be a good socializing place. This is no longer the case with the present owners and during one visit we were refused to be served at 11pm given that there were other people in the bar. The barman... More 

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Thank Dr Richard F
Matt H, Owner at El Toston Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your comments. As Alan is no longer the owner, I feel they are rather harsh and, obviously, retrospective. More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

So good we came back the next evening! Warm, friendly and personal welcome, good location overlooking the harbour, genuine home-cooked food of a high quality and remarkably good value.

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Matt H, Owner at El Toston Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. It is much appreciated and we're glad you enjoyed your visit! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, View
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Harbour, 35650 El Cotillo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Fuerteventura  >  La Oliva  >  El Cotillo
  • Phone Number: +34 928 53 84 89

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?