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El Ancla

Ad El Varedero No2 | Old Town, 35518 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 51 36 39
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (42 reviews)
“steak” (43 reviews)
“mussels” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Ad El Varedero No2 | Old Town, 35518 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our party of 6 ate here twice during our stay, once at lunchtime and once in the evening. The staff are exceptionally friendly and helpful. All the food we had was excellent, the Paellas particularly so.The atmosphere is lively. the menu varied and should suit...More

Thank SusyH10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to visit this Restaurant on Tuesday the 30th Jan 2018. We had eaten here a few years ago and the meal was good. We were shown to a table straight away. We waited for the menus but they did not...More

1  Thank Sean H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After being in Puerto del Carmen for a week, we have visited El Ancla for 5 of 7 days, both for lunch and dinner several days. It's very family friendly. They have a very nice woman working there, a young man named Alexander (who our...More

Thank Renate B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant for a late lunch last week whilst on holiday. Having visited this place in recent years and had always been really pleased with the portion sizes and quality, our group of four adults decided to dine here. First impressions were that it...More

Thank Scottish21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mixed meat was good and pizza was great. Waitress, all of them were frdly. Menu was also in finnish, big bonus for that.

Thank Petri A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch here with the rest of my hen party after wandering around the Friday market. Something for everyone, and at reasonable prices too!

Thank Katie A
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Our large family of 12 had an excellent meal here on Xmas eve. Superb fish, seafood & steaks, great friendly staff. Would highly recommend

Thank lynnandpaul
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

After reading the reviews on trip advisor we decided to try el Ancla out. It was disappointing. My partner got steak and asked for peppercorn sauce, which was not nice and did not taste as such, when he asked for his steak medium he was...More

Thank KaleyMay
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We tried El Ancla's and we were pleasantly surprised as it's not the kind of place we'd normally stop at.We were served by the owner who was great fun and even moved us to to warmer table after the meal was finished. The food was...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Good location close to the Old Port. Cosy atmosphere. Popped in for some drinks so cannot rate the food.

Thank kattullus
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Questions & Answers
7 October 2016|
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Response from 942lesleyannw | Reviewed this property |
I agree with previous reply. I think you could pop in and book and I'm sure they would make every effort to celebrate your day xx
tomas b
1 December 2015|
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Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
Never saw anything wrong with the restaurant, and I am quite fastidious ! Look at my reviews !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ad El Varedero No2 | Old Town, 35518 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +34 928 51 36 39
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