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El Carreton

Avenue de Gran Canaria, 23, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 76 70 28
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“t bone steak” (21 reviews)
“mixed grill” (14 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Avenue de Gran Canaria, 23, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago

went to the El Carreton with our canarian friends the food was excellent myself I had melon to start which was big followed by chicken in spices then chocolate brownie and ice cream for desert the staff were very good polite and very efficient would...More

Thank ginjan_8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always pay a visit each year at least once never dissapointed always just great food cooked well nothing fancy but extremely tasty. The garlic prawns are devine. We have saved our last evening to eat here again this year along with a visit at...More

Thank Anne T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was adjacent to our bungalows and it smelled lovely every night we walked past and it had enough people to imply it was a good choice. We were disappointed. Thee staff just seemed uninterested in having us there. When they brought out a...More

Thank Zach B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I asked a local man for a good restaurant, he said "this is where I take my girlfriend". We have now been here almost every year (last 5 years). According to the waiter, 90% of the customers are local. This is a great place...More

Thank anders516
Reviewed 5 November 2017

If you enjoy grilled meats then this a place you will really enjoy. Simple and unpretentious with a good mix of locals and tourists, tis place has an open grill area where you can see are the meats being cooked. There is a full menu...More

Thank Bigamee
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Dishonest staff and mediocre food (dry meat and overcooked vegetables). We were surprised by an expensive a la carte menu after being advised to come here by a taxi driver...until we saw locals come in and get handed a different, copious 3-course menu for €10....More

1  Thank BAntonelli
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Ate here twice during the weeks holiday. Service was quick and friendly, food was well cooked - excellent steaks and really lovely prawns in garlic hot oil. Would definitely go back! Bit pricey though - first meal was about 40 euro per head with wine....

Thank DaisySalt
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This was my second visit and I wasn't disappointed great steak, I had the mixed grill this time which was excellent, staff are very attentive and the chef was friendly be warned though they might not let you out of the door without a parting...More

Thank Daveb89
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent steaks! As it’s hidden away the restaurant has more reasonable prices than most of the others we saw. The French onion soup was also excellent. Both the red and white wines that were recommended were really good (also reasonably priced). Only down side it...More

Thank Adam E
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Really nice views, good service, great well cooked food and very reasonably priced. Nice young team running it who really looked after us. Needs a bit of money spending on the place but keep serving the great food and thus will come in time. Steak...More

Thank andrew h
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue de Gran Canaria, 23, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Maspalomas  >  Playa del Ingles
  • Phone Number: +34 928 76 70 28
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