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Playa Chica

Paseo Marcial Garcia 32, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 17 89 38
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“meatballs” (5 reviews)
“tapas” (33 reviews)
“fresh fish” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Paseo Marcial Garcia 32, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
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1 - 10 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

beautiful food and the most beautiful setting. this restaurant it right on the sea front the waves crash up the back of the restaurant. I recommend sitting at the roof top part so you can admire the views and not get wet from the waves....More

Thank Becca B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ate here lunch last week. The food seemed fresh, the service was friendly, the price ok. The only downside was that the food was a bit boring, no spices to "spice it up". There are many people eating here all day long so I...More

Thank Yula999
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would have loved to have ate at this fantastically situated tapas bar, we just grabbed a couple of cocktails (and a fantastic cold beer after climbing Mt Rojo!)

Thank JohnHarris67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With the waves crashing in on the rocks just next to our table the setting was incredible. We told eachother that with such a location the food had to be truly amazing to make it unforgettable due to the food. When looked back upon the...More

Thank JensBrouwer63
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

The location of the restaurant and setting is lovely. We went for an early afternoon meal. We ordered tapas and it was unfortunately not nice. We chose meatballs, paella and Canarian potatoes. It was all microwaved ( I asked the staff and they confirmed this)....More

Thank Julia P
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We have been here a few times and always eat inside if possible. Our kids love to watch the waves splash up the windows at high tide, as the restaurant is right next to the water and overlooks a tiny beach. The food is usually...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 25 March 2017

wonderful view of the sea, great short order food, nice prices, no hassle - what else is there to say.

Thank pauljamison
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We particularly enjoyed the fresh fish. Very helpful and friendly staff. Beautiful setting looking out over the bay - with pounding waves

Thank Cherrie D
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We had a nice evening meal there. For the amount of food , that we ordered (good size of tapas portions) we should've paid twice as much,but food was an average quality-tasty,but nothing to write home about. But the views from a little balcony.. Worth...More

Thank Magmaister
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Food OK ish but staff are the worst I have had the displeasure to meet, no smiles, no courtesies, eat up and get out.

Thank Geoff S
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16 November 2016|
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Response from kneeno | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Alex I did not come back to you. My husband died so I have found it hard getting my head around things. Yes no doubt it will be open because El Medano is busy over Christmas holidays. We had booked to go again next... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Marcial Garcia 32, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  El Medano
  • Phone Number: +34 922 17 89 38
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