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El Amanecer

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Calle Garita 44, 35542 Arrieta, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 84 83 90
10:00 - 20:00
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Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We first fell in love with this wonderful restaurant in Sept 2014 while on holiday in Arrieta. We've just recently been back to Lanzarote and stayed in Playa Blanca so decided to make the 45min journey to have lunch at our favourite restaurant. We hadn't booked and all the tables on the balcony were full so had to wait a... More 

Thank Rachel H
Fleet, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to Lanzarote many times and we have eaten in many restaurants - most of them very good (thanks to TripAdvisor). El Amanecer is our favourite place of all. The location is unique - especially if you can get an outside table overlooking the ocean - but don't be too disappointed if you have to eat inside -... More 

Thank Malcolm S
Barcelona, Spain
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything is very tasty. Fresh food and easy cook. The service is great, fast and friendly. I recommend it!

Thank piti_cris
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to the many previous reviews, we took a trip to El Amanecer and were not disappointed. As a group of 10, it was a bit of a long shot to turn up and expect to sit down immediately but the staff were more than happy to accommodate us. The fish was exceptional. As fresh as you could get and... More 

Thank Scott G
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Good, fresh food. Very simple, but quite good quality.I Offer to try calmary and lamps be sure to leave some place for dessert with mango :) By the why open hours just till 8pm and on thursday they are closed. I would suggest do not orded gambas, better choose pulppo or fish.

Thank Juste L
Belfast, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

We visited on a weekday afternoon around 4pm. From outside the Amanecer looks very ordinary, but we they sat us on the terrace with a magnificent view over the ocean as the sun began to set. We had a conventional Lanzarote meal of gambas in garlic, fish soup and grilled sole with a bottle of the excellent local Vulcano Rosado... More 

Thank williambeattiesmith
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

I hiked from Haria to Arrieta and arrived hungry and ready for lunch. I saw a small sign which looked like a nondescript restaurant so went inside to find a bustling lively place full of people. I wasn't dressed for the occasion and unlike a lot of restaurants who don't like giving tables for one when they busy, I was... More 

Thank mickeynf
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144 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

This place always seems to be busy and rightly so. That said, the staff are very efficient and friendly and we didn't have to wait at all long for our meal even though the place was packed. We were there early on a Monday evening and by the time we left people were queuing for tables. The freshest of fish... More 

Thank AZV
London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Food Heaven, Very Busy but it's worth to wait even 1 hour on Sunday Make sure you give a waiter your name, for waiting list Pescado Mixo Plata!!!

Thank Lukepery
Osmotherley, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

The food in Lanzarote doesn't vary much. Fish and canarian potatoes preceded by bread and the ubiquitous mojo sauce. One restaurant can be very much like another. Amanceer, however, raises the game somewhat by having a great atmosphere and friendly staff willing to chat. This makes all the difference, especially when you're on holiday. Everything was fresh, delicious and traditional... More 

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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 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Garita 44, 35542 Arrieta, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Arrieta
  • Phone Number: +34 928 84 83 90

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