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El Ancla

Calle Nuestra Senora del Carmen 7, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 51 19 33
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (24 reviews)
“steak” (22 reviews)
“tapas” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Calle Nuestra Senora del Carmen 7, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food, generous portions. Reasonabley priced. Nice location at Old Town harbour. Staff attentive and pleasant. Worth a visit

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 5 February 2018

A bit of a tourist trap being right on the corner of the port but the staff were very friendly and the food was very good. Great place to stop for an early morning coffee and a Smoothie.

Thank Lewis R
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Very disappointed, we called off for a spot of lunch before we departed on our travels to England. Myself and my Hubby were not made welcome, coffee was luke warm, food was greasy and tasteless. I hate complaining but as for customer service which costs...More

Thank tamarawoo
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

I went with family for dinner and was very disappointed. I ordered the meat mixed grill which I was advised was very good but it was very over cooked, a skinny chorizo sausage, a pork chop, a couple of slices of chicken breast and a...More

Thank Denis K
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Had the sharing starter of union rings, chicken wings and fried mushrooms. Followed by an Americana pizza. Cannot fault the food or the friendly staff. Will definitely recommend this restaurant. Lovely views over the harbour. Try it.

Thank Brian I
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a great meal at El Ancla. Friendly staff, great service and super food. The location is excellent with great views of the local Canarian bowls players. This is a must visit restaurant if you happen to be in the Old Town Puerto del...More

Thank BronzeTank
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant on our 2nd night and the food was great. We then visited again with the whole family and the service/food/atmosphere was great. Very reasonable for the food quality and the specials menu was very good. Great location and great place!! The...More

1  Thank JessS88
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

First night of our holidays and stumbled across the place. Intrigued by the facade we ventured inside. Quirky decor around a ship theme in keeping with its location in the harbour, and interesting old photos dotted around. Greeted by friendly staff, we ordered margarita pizza,...More

1  Thank Lisa E
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I was left disappointed by the offerings here. The staff were a little OTT and verging on slimy. Service was Average, large groups got the most attention as were obviously were spending more. It was our most expensive meal here and was below average. We...More

Thank SarahS1804
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We came here as our first restaurant of the holiday, having landed that afternoon. As one of the first restaurants you come across entering the Old Town from the west, we decided here would be a good place to eat. As a group of six,...More

Thank YorkRoastJo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Nuestra Senora del Carmen 7, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +34 928 51 19 33
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