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Casale Franco

) #15 of 145 Restaurants in Playa Blanca ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , Italian, Pizza
Papagayo Centre 74 | Top Floor, Dorada Beach side of Centro Papgayo Shopping Center, 35580 Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 51 96 49
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Grill, Italian, Pizza, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Papagayo Centre 74 | Top Floor, Dorada Beach side of Centro Papgayo Shopping Center, 35580 Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We didn't have high hopes for this place - it's set amongst a sea of depressingly "British-themed" pubs and restaurants overlooking Dorada beach. We passed a place that boasted the "best Sunday roast" and thought this restaurant would be another tourist trap serving food catering...More

1  Thank mrs_doyles_teapot
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My partner and I ate here during our holiday to Playa Blanca and we loved it. The pizza bread to share was so amazing and tasted incredible. We had the pasta for main course, I had ravioli and my partner had tomato and chilli based...More

Thank glasgowgirl121
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our 5th night in playa Blanca and this was the first meal that we were both satisfied with. The only gripe we had was that the goats cheese starter was definitely not goats cheese, a different type of cheese instead. Lovely menu. Plenty of choices....More

Thank Catglack
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an excellent pizza here. Wish they'd replace their front wall with a glass partition so you could see the sea when sitting eating.

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't be put off by the cheap looking bars nearby, this is a great restaurant and the terrace overlooking the sea makes you feel far away from the other things around it. Really delicious pizzas, all wood fired. Service is great - it is a...More

Thank TomG1986
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easily the best Italian in Playa Blanca! It's a must go to restaurant for us every time we come to Lanzarote!

Thank Charlotte C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a seat on the very front of the balcony overlooking the beach and marina which was excellent. The pizza was amazing and would 100% recommend.

Thank hayhoesteven
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came twice, child menu is great, lasagna was great and pizzas are superb. Great service and open air seating. Our favourite restaurant so far 10/10 !

Thank Jacob R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with 4 adults and 4 kids. All had the pizza which was amazing, one of the best I've ever had. Staff were friendly, view is good out to sea (although would be better with glass at the front rather than a wall)

Thank Geoff S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We both had the pizza, is was incredible from a woodfired oven, the dough was possibly sourdough or something - it was delicious anyway. The service was also very good, it wasn't that busy we went though so everything was quick for us. Would definitely...More

Thank ktebrighton
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lynsey w
9 July 2017|
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Response from Derry_Snorkel_Boy | Reviewed this property |
Bus is the best option for going into town from your location - you can choose where you want to get off and walk to Casale Franco (which is consistently good). I'd suggest a taxi back which will probably be around €5
sally w
19 March 2017|
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Response from Derry_Snorkel_Boy | Reviewed this property |
A friend and his son who are both gluten intolerant have eaten in Casale Franco in the past - I think they just explained their requirements when discussing the menu and ordering.
25 December 2016|
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Response from Romford53 | Reviewed this property |
No they don't deliver but you can go there yourself and get the best pizza. Thx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 23
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Papagayo Centre 74 | Top Floor, Dorada Beach side of Centro Papgayo Shopping Center, 35580 Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Playa Blanca
  • Phone Number: +34 928 51 96 49
  • E-mail
A new venture from the same team that ran one of London's iconic Italian restaurants.Boasting Lanzarote's only wood-fired oven you can enjoy a variety of home-made Artisan breads, Pizzas, as well as wood-roasted meats and vegetables. We also make our own fresh pasta daily, and have a wide selection of home-made desserts. Our beautiful terrace has some of the best sea-views that Playa Blanca has to offer, and together with spectacular sunsets, and a chilled candlelit ambiance, it is simply the perfect place to relax and enjoy your evening.
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