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El Ancla

Marina, 63, Ciutadella, Menorca, Spain
+34 971 48 04 11
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible30%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
££ - £££
Marina, 63, Ciutadella, Menorca, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a mixed review. The reason for only a rating of 3: We looked a many restaurants around the harbour area but not to many did a children’s menu at night. Stopped outside the El Ancla to look at menu and a waiter came...More

Thank lynders67
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant a few times in the past and having narrowed our choices to this or Carb Mari that we have also used in the past, we thought the menu del dia offered more at El Ancla. After waiting nearly 10 minutes to...More

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We went here for a three course meal. The appetizer was more or lessed drowned in dressing and neither of us enjoyed it. No sane person would use that amount of dressing on a chicken salad, you could not taste the salad, only the nauseating...More

Thank Stian K
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Great value my Tuna was huge and cooked to perfection.Right by the Marina so people watching was great.

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 7 September 2017

My dish with famous Mahon-cheese was served without Mahon-cheese. Didn't want to bother the service, as he didn't seem to be interested into customers. The lasagne from vegetables was a lasagne with spinach, guess frozen food warmed up in the microwave. The service was unfriendly,...More

Thank AlexWausD
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Had a great meal here with our two children and chose it by looking at menu and look of restaurant rather than previous Trip advisor reviews! Glad we did - location is lovely right in centre of harbour. Menu is mainly fish but also have...More

1  Thank ShaunStaffsUK
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Ciutadella was crowded. Long waiting lists for the top resturants along the port. 11pm. It was time to have dinner at any place! El Ancla was the choosen one. Did not see the reviews on Tripadvisor or we would be scared to choose this one....More

Thank MiltonLisboaPortugal
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

After walking all round the Port we decided on El Ancla as several didn't start serving until after 7 and it was 6.15! We were the only ones in the restaurant but that didn't put us off as someone has to be first! The codfish...More

Thank Jo A
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We visited this restaurant for lunch on our very first day on the island end enjoyed what we had. It is located right at the heart of the tourist area in the port and if you sit outside you are no more than 20 feet...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The waiter was very friendly until he'd got us into the restaurant. Then he argued that we couldn't have the table we wanted because there were 3 of us and it was a table for 4. From then on it felt like he couldn't be...More

Thank Helen B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marina, 63, Ciutadella, Menorca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Balearic Islands  >  Menorca  >  Ciutadella
  • Phone Number: +34 971 48 04 11
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