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La Chalana

Barranco Colon Laguna, off Avenida Maritima, 38810 Playa de Santiago, La Gomera, Spain
+34 922 89 59 69
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good37%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (35 reviews)
“calamari” (16 reviews)
“sardines” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Barranco Colon Laguna, off Avenida Maritima, 38810 Playa de Santiago, La Gomera, Spain
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11 - 20 of 125 reviews

Reviewed 22 June 2017

Sadly closed for holidays for much of our stay so only managed to visit for morning coffee on two days at the end. The lady owner has been there since 1985 and the place is now run by her son. Very good coffee - Italian...More

Thank Stuart T
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Not sure why the rave reviews must be middle class people who like slumming it to get down with the peeps. However it's good value if you like the greasy spoon vibe, the house wine is very tasty and if you are middle class it...More

2  Thank Bailey R
Reviewed 13 April 2017

It was well worth the walk down all the steps into the village for supper here. There are several eating places in Playa de Santiago and we just picked this one on the recommendation of someone we chatted to while sitting on a bench. The...More

1  Thank Ian H
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Stopped here for a drink after a long walk in the sun. The decor is basic but it is a beach bar! Good ambience and good views over the sea. The service was pleasant. We only had a drink or two but all the food...More

1  Thank Denise T
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Beach bar offering coffee with food from 12 mid day to 4pm. Gets very busy and you may have to wait for a table. Fresh fish daily with salads, prawns in garlic, ham and tomato salad, grilled chicken and very good value. Quite rustic but...More

1  Thank Margaret A
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Done be put off by the basic decor and under publicised frontage . It is a little gem ! Start off by sitting next to the ocean on one of the small tables and enjoy a jug of white sangria- their own recipe and delicious...More

1  Thank JohnPratt88
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

We have eaten in this lovely restaurant 3 times now during our holiday. With any luck we will manage once more before we go home! The fish is so fresh and beautifully cooked, and the setting on the beach is wonderful. It's very good value...More

Thank _hazelwclough
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Some friends who have visited before recommended this restaurant and so we decided to try it. It is tucked away from the main run of restaurants along the promenade and you wouldn't come across it unless you were looking for it. It was full when...More

Thank 789JulieS
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This is a beach bar overlooking the ocean, with half of the seating/dining area on the sand. The staff were friendly, we were seated quickly and the service was prompt. We both chose fish dishes and both were very good.

Thank emailcy
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This year we arrived on Valentines Day and made a beeline for this colourful beach restaurant in warm sunshine. The guy in charge professed to remember us and offered 4 fish of the day choices but it had to be the fresh tuna served with...More

1  Thank Ewan G
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Questions & Answers
18 June 2015|
Response from NBSK7 |
They were on holiday but back today. we had as great meal this afternoon.
Valerie B
31 March 2015|
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Response from SylviGr | Reviewed this property |
I agree with all the above answers. We ate there just once because we were seldom 'home' at lunchtime and they close at 4.30. If they had opened in the evening we would have gone then
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 22
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barranco Colon Laguna, off Avenida Maritima, 38810 Playa de Santiago, La Gomera, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  La Gomera  >  Playa de Santiago
  • Phone Number: +34 922 89 59 69
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