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Casa Benjamin

Av. de la Calera | Edf. Playa Maria, La Gomera, Spain
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
“fresh fish” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Spanish, Mediterranean
PRICE
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LOCATION
Av. de la Calera | Edf. Playa Maria, La Gomera, Spain
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 7 March 2017

We were looking for some great seafood for our last meal in Valle Gran Rey but I'm afraid this really didn't live up to our hopes or expectations. I had the octopus starter (speciality of the house) and this was quite nice but a little...More

Thank geoff b
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We wanted some seafood so we tried this place and absolutely loved it. Our waiter, Mingo, was so awesome. We tried ordering Paella, and didn't realize that they make it to order so you have to order in advance. No problem, Mingo brought us the...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed dinner here on one occasion, it was recommended to us by our host. We ate a portion of garlic prawns between us, nice prawns but a little oily and quite a hint of chilli ! We also shared a whole Dorado which was...More

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

You get served quickly by friendly efficient staff and the patron is Benjamin, a wiry skilled chef. The fish is on display and you can choose what you eat. No frills here, just excellent fresh food. Excellent value for money. Sometimes very popular and crowded,...More

Thank Shirley B
Reviewed 5 January 2017

In Spain, and in many other countries, eating seafood is akin to a job; it's treated in almost a businesslike way, as something you 'need' to do every once in while. This place epitomises that attitude. Just order whatever's fresh and get on with it:...More

Thank Calum L
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Always good to be back. Fresh fish very affordable. You choose the fish yourselves. Also brilliant menu during the day for 7,95!

Thank Ewald R
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

I was really dissapointed, because I was recommended this restaurant. The fish we took was raw inside. And when I told the waiter nothing happened.

Thank Rose-Marie W
Reviewed 6 November 2016

A place to be in Valle Gran Rey. The fish is good and fresh and the staff is friendly. The prices are good.

Thank Miqi
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

And plenty of room. The fish soup was watery and it had more rice than fish. King prawns were pretty raw. Fresh fish was very good a bit on a raw side. Worth a visit.

Thank Protoswolf
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Excellent meal - fresh fish, cooked well and very reasonable. Strange location should not put you off trying to find it.

Thank Duncan H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. de la Calera | Edf. Playa Maria, La Gomera, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  La Gomera  >  Valle Gran Rey
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