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El Rincon del Arroz

#116 of 543 Restaurants in Arona
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
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Avenida Sabandenos S/N | Los Cristianos, 38650, Arona, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 77 77 41
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13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 13:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 20:00 - 23:00
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Aarhus, Denmark
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78 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On my 7 days holliday this was the best restaurant visit I made. Recommended in the Michelin Guide, we had high expectations. It is hard to find, so take a taxi. Mostly locales were at the restaurant, and the waiter were unfortunately very poor in English. The food was very good, at the prices were fair. Very nice winelist.

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Thank Jensenkk
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I have lived in Tenerife for 10 years and have tried many different restaurants but this has to be the best on the island in my opinion, the food is amazing and the paellas are 1st class (lived many years in the Valencian region so I know what a real paella should be like ;). I love the scallop tempura... More 

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Hveragerdi, Iceland
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

An excellent restaurant,was not hoping for too much,but wow ! was I wrong ! The paella was great,the veal..... the seafood and the service was excellent ! Easy 5 stars !!!!!

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Niort, France
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

My first attempt at finding this Restaurant was a nightmare as the map location on TA is incorrect. The owner is aware of the issue and has tried to correct it but to no avail. Please note that the location is on Paseo La Vistas on the seafront between the Sir Anthony Hotel and the beginning of the long Los... More 

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Essex
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

I've eaten here quite a few times and had some of the best meals however we normally always eat in the daytime when there is a good local trade and on this occasion we went in the evening when it was full of tourists i can't believe i am saying this but we experienced the same rudeness from the staff... More 

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Thank Christina K
Antwerp, Belgium
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

El Rincon is one of the best restaurants at Tenerife .You are sitting at a comfortable table with enough space . The owner of the restaurant is also the cook and he prepares every dish in another refined way then in another Spanish restaurant. When we order , we are always amazed what we become on our plate . Just... More 

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

This was our second visit, and much more successful than the first - but only because we were a party of four this time, all with adventurous tastes in food. (On the first occasion we took an elderly relative, whose tastes ran only to plain British food - a mistake!). We booked a couple of days beforehand, and perhaps as... More 

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north west england
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328 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 322 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

Without doubt in our minds, this is the best restaurant in the PDLA/Los Cristianos area. There’s an imaginative menu, top class ingredients and a kitchen that knows how to cook and present a dish in a modern style. But, it can also take those top class ingredients and present them seemingly simply. As in a bowl of clams, served with... More 

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Bristol
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

We love this place, paella is the best in Tenerife Sur, the place is very nice and elegant, service very good.

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Thank Kate9bristol
London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

Paella, salmon tartar and delicious white wine! It is considered expensive but the quality of food and obviously the wine is more than worthy to try.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$29 - US$50
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, International, European, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Sabandenos S/N | Los Cristianos, 38650, Arona, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Arona
  • Phone Number: +34 922 77 77 41
Description
The best Mediterranean specialties, paellas, wet rices, rossejats (fines noodles), fideua, fresh seafood and fish, succulent meats a great wine list. The Rincon Del Arroz is a charming air conditioned restaurant with relaxed rustic charm that seats up to 45 diners. The weekly lunch time ambiance is more inclined to business, the evenings however are more intimate and the ideal place for a relaxed dinner.

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