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Emma's Cantina Mexicana

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Calle Teide 20, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 51 41 54
18:00 - 21:30
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Thu - Tue 18:00 - 21:30
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lovely meal here worth a visit! Extensive Mexican menu Fajitas were wonderful. Friendly staff too really enjoyed it

Thank BERVIE4761
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Really chilled out mexican restaurant with very nice attentive waiting staff. The menu was great and all the food that was brought out to other tables looked so delicious! Starters: Nachos and cheese stuffed jalapenos-both delicious Mains: chimichanga and fajitas-the homemade guacamole is the best I have ever tasted!! All the food was so tasty we will definitely go back... More 

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Caernarfon, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited the restaurant in Puerto Del Carmen, good food, pleasant staff and a good night out in town, a recommendation on trip advisor was well worth the visit.

Thank 275Mike275
Wicklow, Ireland
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really nice Tex mex , Had fajitas ( Beef, Chicken & Prawn) . Really good, nice relaxed atmosphere, very attentive staff & Priced well. first time for us to visit and we will return.

Thank Pat M
Pathhead, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the Cantina two years and it was memorable enough to revisit in spite of being tucked away in a anonymous back street in the Old Town. The menu has benefitted, since my last visit, by expanding the number of vegetarian options, and unless you have vegan preferences it would be hard to imagine that the choice would be... More 

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Handforth, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice café style venue situated in the back streets above the harbour. I had the Chilli Rojo, touted as being very hot - they actually suggest you try some first, just in case. It was delicious, and quite spicey, but if you are used to hot UK curries and Thai food, you’ll be fine. Overall the menu was very... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tasty food with lots of choice and friendly service. Have visited restaurant several times and it has always been good.

1 Thank Keith B
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal friendly staff an would recommend this place for Mexican food. We did visit on recommendation and we're pleased we did.

1 Thank Jane N
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Puerto is full of TexMex/pasta/pizza/indo/chino/Thai restaurants that we searched Mexican on TA and found this place. It did not disappoint. Small, friendly, quality Authentic food in great atmosphere.

1 Thank Jo B
Leek, UK
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Very good friendly service. There was a lovely atmosphere with a wide range of people enjoying themselves. Good value also.

1 Thank JPG1954

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$34
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Teide 20, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +34 928 51 41 54
A very popular 36 seat restaurant in the picturesque main street of the original fishing village of Puerto del Carmen with parking outside or in the recently renovated fishing port one street below.Open from 6pm each night, closed Wednesday.N.B. A dress code operates in this restaurant.

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