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Restaurante Franchipani

Ctra. Gral. Empalme dos Pinos 57, 38750 El Paso, La Palma, Spain
+34 922 40 23 05
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spicy prawns” (2 reviews)
“tuna” (2 reviews)
“rabbit” (2 reviews)
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13:00 - 22:30All hours
International, Mediterranean, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Ctra. Gral. Empalme dos Pinos 57, 38750 El Paso, La Palma, Spain
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, fantastic service with very attentive staff. A very good selection of food, which was very good.

Thank AKB689
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are residents on La Palma, and visited for a special occasion. The staff were attentive, but treated us as though we could not read a menu. The food is adequate but they seem to try to hard . They try to make a statement...More

Thank richardandpatb
Reviewed 12 April 2017

An ideal place for fine dining! The food is very good and the waiting staff first class! The staff are all so helpful when choosing food or wine. There are two menus, one normal a la crate and then a menu of the day/week. I...More

1  Thank Jayne G
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

From the moment I called to make a reservation, the service was outstanding and very personable. Having worked in the service industry most of my life, I was impressed with the food and the staff. The server we had chatted to while waiting for our...More

1  Thank Caitlin V
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Had a risotto that turned out to be lukewarm and having a funny texture, way to dense almost like rice pudding. The other dish was ok but lacked that touch. Service at atmosphere is fine.

1  Thank Lars B
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Ate here twice. Had the mixed tapas starter. Waiter talked us through every dish. Very keen and knowledgable. Every dish was of very high quality. Then had an excellent steak. Second time had very good rabbit as the main coarse. Slightly more expensive than most...More

1  Thank peter n
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This was quite possibly the best meal we have had out anywhere as a family. The service was extremely welcoming, and they went out of their way to meet our needs and make us all feel at home. Our party included a vegetarian, a young...More

Thank username234
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This restaurant clearly puts a lot of energy in constructing the menu: the dishes are original, stay close to the Spanish cuisine but with other Mediterranean and other influences. They try to bring finesse on the plate and they often succeed in this. The whole...More

1  Thank Erik L
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

When we walked in at 8 o clock we were the first customers. It soon started filling up though. The menu is quite unusual as there seems to be an Asian twist to some fairly traditional meals. My wife and I had two different starters...More

1  Thank Conradthorpe
Reviewed 22 April 2016

We went here three times during our stay and were never disappointed. Lots of interesting dishes and excellent wine by the glass.

Thank artlegrand
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$23
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ctra. Gral. Empalme dos Pinos 57, 38750 El Paso, La Palma, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  La Palma  >  El Paso
  • Phone Number: +34 922 40 23 05
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