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Restaurante La Gamba Loca

££ - £££, Cafe,
Avenida Maritima 39, 35570 El Golfo, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 17 45 17
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (17 reviews)
“fish” (28 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (2 reviews)
Opens in 21 min
Bar, Cafe, Wine Bar, Seafood, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Avenida Maritima 39, 35570 El Golfo, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a joy to visit this beautifully located village and enjoy the surrounding bays and the waves crashing in from the sea. This restaurant is where we usually stop at to have a drink or light lunch and while the sea is lovely to look...More

Thank ukbobdog
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch mid week. Only one other family there so we got a table overlooking the sea. Friendly service, but not overwhelming (although I dislike being approached by waiters on the street, sadly it seems to be common practice everywhere). We had padron...More

Thank KIC
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Very tasty huge seafood tapas platter for €20 - perfect for couples to share. Waiter was very friendly & hard-working! Thank you!

Thank mermaidmistress
Reviewed 26 June 2018

There are many restaurants to choose from in El Golfo and it is hard to choose between them. We came here because the menu seemed ok and the waiter outside made a good story (including telling us they were the only one who would make...More

1  Thank Norman J
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Nicely situated restaurant with great views of the sea. We opted for prawns cooked in a curry sauce and squid ink croquettes. Tasty food and good service, would recommend if you’re in the area.

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

had a late lunch early tea yesterday and we were really looking forward to eating there again after this time last year when we had some superb fresh food. returned 2 dishes. the mussells were stone cold. baby squid so chewy and luke warm. Definately...More

2  Thank I1136JGseanh
Reviewed 8 June 2018

The original restaurant we had planned to take my mother in law to was closed so we drove along El Golfo looking for an alternative. La Gamba Loca looked fine and not packed out so we went and sat overlooking the sea. Service was quick....More

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Desperate waiter sells us his fish as the cheapest and freshest in the whole island. Disappointing lobster specially. The least fresh I have tried. Guy tried to get all clients to pay with cash saying that the card machine wasn’t working (clearly trying to avoid...More

2  Thank Tamara G
Reviewed 25 April 2018

It is so hard to choose as you walk through El Golfo. It is a fabulous spot and there are so many restaurants along the beach. The staff approach you and try to urge you into their restaurant and, as an English person, I find...More

Thank Travelling_Trainers
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

It was my 2nd visit to La Gamba Loca and I was hoping for better experience than the 1st time - but it wasn’t to be. Food was poor quality. Such a shame as the view and sunset were beautiful. I’ll definitely try one of...More

2  Thank Andy G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Maritima 39, 35570 El Golfo, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  El Golfo
  • Phone Number: +34 928 17 45 17
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