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Astillero Avencio

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C/ Paseo de Picacho,, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 17 82 20
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Yorkshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great intimate atmosphere with a thoroughly local authenticity; really lovely seafood and fish served by staff with character. Would recommend if you're in town.

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Thank Geoff S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered fish soup, avocado salad and a big fish for two. The soup was too salty,the salad was fine but tomato too green but the fish was delicious and the white house wine was veeery good,so I can recommend it. The restaurant is old fashioned but it has its atmosphere 🙂

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here by accident with no high expectation and was wow-ed. The food was delicious and the atmosphere great and local. Only downside is that today was very windy day and because of the single glass it was also chilly with some wind inside.

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Thank Anna R
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful meal here. I would really recommend the fresh cherna with Canarian potatoes. Lovely setting and lovely staff. I will definitely be back.

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Bromley, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Taken here by my parents as an end of holiday meal, I was not disappointed. I had a beautiful piece of hake, well cooked and presented, the strange highlight of th emeal was my in laws lamb, normally he will get a fatty piece of lamb overcooked when in Tenerife, here though were four plump lamb chops cooked with care... More 

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Thank TheatreDreamer
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Very fresh fish. Honest kitchen Correct price setting Ocean view included We where welcomed in a very warm & friendly way

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

This year we sat near the kitchen, and were amazed at the quiet efficiency of the two chefs producing a wonderful variety of traditional fish and meat dishes, including beautifully cooked rabbit. Very welcoming and varied menu - worth a visit.

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Thank whenslunch
Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We go every time we visit, usually twice in a week! The staff are lovely, always remember us & will accommodate whatever you want. The fresh fish is amongst the best we have eaten anywhere in the world and the prices are so reasonable.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

This place should be avoided. My wife ordered avocado salad and received a normal salad with the explanation that the avocados were to soft to serve and the waiter left before she could order an alternative. (They still tried to charge us for avocado salad at the end). I had octopus; thankfully a small portion was served as it was... More 

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Thank Rachel W
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant as your reviews on here were excellent. We had Canarian potatoes and octopus for starters. The potatoes were dry and the octopus left my partner throwing up. The main courses were fried half chicken which was that dry my partner couldn't eat it. I had a fillet steak but was under seasoned and bland. Such an... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/ Paseo de Picacho,, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  El Medano
  • Phone Number: +34 922 17 82 20

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