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El Capita

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Calle Nuestra Senora de Las Nieves 37 | Puerto De Las Nieves, 35489 Agaete, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 55 41 42
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cambridge
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Bearing in mind I had chosen to holiday in a small port in the north of the island, I had been having some difficulty getting places to eat. The waiter here was very helpful - and whilst the food I ended up with was not exactly exciting or high class vegetarian food, it was their willingness to find me something... More 

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Thank kath196
Warrington, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely owner who was chatty and kind, great location and nice restaurant. Only let down was the fish platter - starter of seafood salad was delicious but the whole cooked fish was poorly seasoned and undercooked. Would advise any other dish and definitely go here! Lovely restaurant.

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Bellshill, United Kingdom
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211 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

We stopped off here on a island tour ti have lunch. The food was good particularly the fish and we had a three course meal with wine for only 11 euros. Good value.

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Visited this place on a Saturday Lunchtime whilst on a Bus Trip Tour of Gran Canaria. The Tour company has a special deal with this restaurant in that you can have a three course lunch for 11 Euros per person. For starters we had Chicken & Noodle Soup, which was a bit bland but we spiced it up a bit... More 

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Thank Puxxy
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

The food is so delicious, especially fish! Extremely recommend, and stuff is very friendly and kind.It vas great and of the excellent day on Gran Canaria

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Thank Maksym K
Tallinn, Estonia
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79 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

We stopped for the lunch there, as we were on tour through the island. We had a complex lunch pre-ordered. Quality of the food is average, nothing bad, but nothing special, absolutely no additional emotions. Positive moment is that portions are big, negative aspect is that I waited for my main course about 15 min, which is too long, if... More 

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Thank Vladimir S
Bangor, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

My wife and I were taken here as part of an island bus tour. The restaurant provides a good view over the harbour area, where the Fred Olsen express ferry could be seen arriving / departing. Our meal comprised - starter [ in our case, fish and meat salads ], main course [ steak and fish ] and a dessert... More 

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Thank Geoff M
Taunton, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

We ate here one evening but in hindsight would have chosen our dishes more wisely. The restaurant's large first floor room, overlooking the harbour, is prettily decorated and more comfortable than sitting on the harbour front itself. Our too huge plates of starters were a disappointment. The mainly potato-based fish balls were pastey and tasteless, and the baby calamari in... More 

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Thank ColinSomersetUK
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

The fish seafood was good but not the best in town we had. However the homemade grandmother's mojo sauce was far and away the best we have ever had. A bit pricy at about 30 Euro per person for two courses and house wine but worth a visit.

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Thank Ian S
Brighton, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

Just saw this restaurant as we walked into the town and went in on the off chance. Lovely food and great value - I had Calamari, grilled whole tomatoes with Oregano and sea salt topping, roasted whole peppers and grilled onions. Together with a glass of wine this came to only €12.00 - we only spent €28 between us which... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$21
Cuisine
International, Mediterranean, Spanish, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Nuestra Senora de Las Nieves 37 | Puerto De Las Nieves, 35489 Agaete, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Agaete
  • Phone Number: +34 928 55 41 42

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?