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All reviews chilli fajitas refried beans guacamole wedges chocolate brownie chicken prawns steak mexican food old town well worth a visit visited this restaurant food was fantastic lovely meal lovely staff next year
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Reviewed 21 November 2020 via mobile

We have been going to Emmas Cantina for years they have relocted back in the old harbour but unfortunately due to Covid they had to close yet again because lack of people on the island but it’s some of the best food that we’ve ever...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 15 August 2020 via mobile

Had dinner here one night recently. I had chicken wings to start which was lovely and small and beef faitas for mains. My partner has nachos and chinchangas with prawns. All delicious.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 5 August 2020 via mobile

I went to Emma’s Cantina Twice on my 2wk holiday had the chicken fajitas they were delicious also had Nachos with guacamole salsa and sour cream Drank delicious majitios the best I had Great service and location Definitely recommend this restaurant

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 1 August 2020 via mobile

Visited here several times and cannot find any fault. First class food and service. We will be back 😊😊😊

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 30 July 2020

The best Mexican food in Lanzarote. Reasonably priced and service excellent. Don't miss it. You must eat here

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 28 July 2020 via mobile

Luckily this restaurant re-opened just before the end of our holiday so we managed to make another visit. Great service by all the staff and the food was delicious as always! A slightly slimmed down menu at the moment, but they have also added burritos....More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 24 July 2020 via mobile

New Emma’s after lockdown: It’s been an unusual summer and when looking for a place to eat Emma’s Cantina in the old town of Puerto Del Carmen is has now re-opened. I wasn’t sure how it would be when considering the new normal protocols in...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 16 June 2020

We always visited Emma's on our last 8 visits so went to the new venue wondering what we would find. The new venue is much bigger with some modern decor, but the original photos have been incorporated. We visited on a busy evening so there...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 6 June 2020 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit here. Only criticism is that the lights are mega bright, kind of kills the atmosphere. Food good. Middle price range. Service friendly and good.

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 31 March 2020

We have been dining at Emma's for many years now and wouldn't have gone anywhere else for Mexican food. On our recent trip to the island, we had our first experience of the new restaurant down at the harbour. As much as we enjoyed the...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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29 July 2020|
Response from Shimania | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure what time it opens but we ate there quite late (about 10pm) and we seemed to be the last ones to leave. Well worth a try.
10 May 2019|
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Response from christopher c | Reviewed this property |
No outside tables , 10 minutes walk from your destination , well worth a visit .
13 August 2018|
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Response from Helen M | Reviewed this property |
Was there last night as a party of 4, with 1 plain water, it was no problem to get steak, chips & salad for dinner
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    Emma's Cantina Mexicana is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5