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Calle Clavel 19, 38003 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 24 46 17
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81 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We are visiting La Hierbiata every time we are in Santa Cruz. It's an extraordinary restaurant in a small street in the city centre. The food and drinks are local and superb and the prices are moderate

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Thank Klaus W
Denmark
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258 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went her as a pax of 8, 2 families We were recommended this place by our hotel nd was told this is the place to go when wanting original Tenerife cuisine. We had the cold tomato soup first, absolutely to die for, but you have to love garlic :-) Had grilled cheese which was lovely too, same with some of... More 

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Thank Bjoern A
Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place, back streets, but we'll known by people who enjoy good food. Tasty local cuisine and very tasty desserts.

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Thank Krasimir_Minchev
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153 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice location in a quiet street. Waiters only spoke Spanish but we managed to order without any issue. Customers are half local, half tourists. Fish was very good. Reasonable prices.

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Thank livend
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134 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an excellent meal here, and I don't hesitate to recommend it. I enjoyed it so much that I didn't notice that two 20 euro notes were stuck together in my wallet, and overpaid substantially, without realising it. The staff (plural) came out to find us as we were walking away, and gave us back the money, which we... More 

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Thank ID576207
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We waited more than 1 hour to get sit while all Spanish people were given a table before us continuously. After 1 hour waiting we waited 30 minutes to order, they ran out of everything and service was really unfriendly. We were served a starter while 2 were forgotten, so we had 1 st course and then the other starters.... More 

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Thank Francesca N
Livingston, United Kingdom
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332 reviews
252 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Booked table for a Sat night. Place wasn't too busy. Good quick service. I had beef, chick pea and potato stew and the wife had a mixed seafood salad. Good sized portions and we both enjoyed them. Restaurant has a lovely old feel to it. Staff were ok, not eager to please and could have asked if we were enjoying... More 

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Thank Montysadog
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We visited Santa Cruz during carnival and we were already impressed by the lively environment. We stopped for a Sunday lunch at La Hierbita and it was packed. The staff was really efficient taking our reservation, although they did not offer us any drinks while we were waiting, which was the only downside of the visit. Once a table was... More 

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Thank Carlos G
Spain
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Authentical food served in old canarial house - great interiors, we liked the most second floor, several independent rooms for 2-4-6-8-12 and more people. Great for private dinners. Good simple food. Generous portion (consider sharing with your partner ) .Low prices and friendly service make the place our favorite. Reservations recommended, as it is very busy at lunch (14-15) and... More 

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Thank Nata0007
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Had a great lunch there with my family. Beautiful building. Friendly staff. My octopus and potatoes was the best meal I had during our holiday.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Clavel 19, 38003 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  • Phone Number: +34 922 24 46 17

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