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La Capitana

Calle del Muelle de los Pescadores, 40, 35650 El Cotillo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
+34 928 53 87 31
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (13 reviews)
“fish” (15 reviews)
“mixed paella” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle del Muelle de los Pescadores, 40, 35650 El Cotillo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Ate here whilst on holiday. The food and service was of a high standard. We are in the area again in October and will be back with friends. The Cute pork dish was excellent!!

Thank RogerSheila
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had been in La Capitana for lunch and had a great meal. For start a very fresh avocado with prawns and as main course the amazing “Chateaubriand”. I am very fan of steak and had tried a lot of different styles of meat preparation,...More

Thank Pequena_Mochileira
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the tapas for 2 plus a bottle of house wine,which was very good. Lovely view across the old harbour. Friendly helpful service.The outdoor heaters kept us warm in the chilly February evening. Happy to recommend.

Thank David T
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely food ....friendly staff 😀😀😀 but ....there's always a but !!!! The credit card machine mysteriously wasn't working ??? 😞😯only cash being taken ....not good 😜😜

1  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Definitely worth a visit. Had the tapas platter and a decent bottle of wine. You can easily go wrong with either but neither of us had a bad mouthful. Staff were excellent - very friendly without being imposing.

Thank WatfordPete
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Many years ago this was an excellent place, always busy but more recently we have not been impressed. Food is ok, service not bad but view is great! Would not bother going back now

Thank oliver1415
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

The only decent thing about this place is the view which is fantastic. The food is very mediocre. The "parillada de pescado" was half decent, however rubbery mussels and "papas arrugadas" cold and hard as stone. Do not get me started on the "mojos" and...More

Thank Andrea v
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely setting overlooking the harbour. We had tuna with salad and a nice mixed grill both were nice. The creme brûlée desert also very nice. The waitress was lovely and overall a perfect end to our holiday. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank bigbang73
Reviewed 5 January 2018

We ate there recently and, though we had no complaints about the food (they were a bit mean with the Canarian potatoes) or the service, it was no better than many other places in El Cotillo. This may explain why a few other restaurants were...More

Thank NomadicTraveller7
Reviewed 4 January 2018

It might be a bit pricey but well worth the extra. The food is beautifully presented with a smile. Fast service (when we were there). The anchovy salad was full of interesting flavours. The calamari was the best we've had.

Thank Janice D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle del Muelle de los Pescadores, 40, 35650 El Cotillo, La Oliva, Fuerteventura, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Fuerteventura  >  La Oliva  >  El Cotillo
  • Phone Number: +34 928 53 87 31
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