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Marisqueria el Charcon

Calle Muelle de Arrieta, Arrieta, Lanzarote, Spain
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (4 reviews)
“fresh fish” (6 reviews)
“tiramisu” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Calle Muelle de Arrieta, Arrieta, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came across this restaurant while walking from Jameos to Arietta. Situated lovely on end of small pier. Food was fabulous: seafood canarian style. Loads of locals eat here. So inexpensive. 40 euros gets a couple each 2 courses and wine. Just lovely. Staff very friendly.

Thank johnmc01
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We have been visiting this restaurant for over 10 years and believe it is the best Seafood restaurant in Lanzarote. We have tried most of their dishes and have enjoyed every one of them. Although the staff mainly speak Spanish, they are always cheerful and...More

Thank LynmacThetford
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We sat outside looking at the sea and had really good tapas. Probably the best papas arrugadas I had anywhere in Lanzarote - and I ate them everywhere we went!

Thank Jessica A
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Simple and tasty! I had a fantastic fish soup and "chipirones" fritos (small fried squids) Friendly waiter and bill - the view over the bay from the huge windows is priceless...

Thank evagatta
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Lovely food and service in an unpretencious setting. Friendly staff, good menu and great value for money. Large portions and lots of opportunity to share dishes. Just enjoy!

Thank RichardWare
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is looking acted in a great setting close to the harbour wall and near the waters edge. The views outside are wonderful. Staff here are very friendly and helpful. We opted for the Set Menu and at €16.25 it is excellent value. For...More

Thank Noel W
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Amazing octopus and squid. I wouldn't order anything else as these so amazing and I'm keen to have again. We stopped here and just thought we would give it a go. Exceeded expectations and the service was charming. Fair price for what you get, not...More

Thank Sam D
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This was the only place in Lanzarote where we were charged for bread (that we didn't ask for) which felt a bit mean, having been so many other places where it was complimentary, having said that my partner had the seafood stew which he was...More

Thank f00dfancier
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Just an excellent and unpretentious seafood place in the small town of Arrieta, where most of the customers are locals and just a smattering of tourists. As much cafe style as restaurant, with friendly and pretty quick service. Jenny had some top-quality calamares (a huge...More

Thank amdgriggs
Reviewed 24 December 2016

I first reviewed this excellent seafood restaurant over 4 years ago and this month I was back! Thankfully standards are still as high and hopefully my review amongst a few others all those years ago have helped fellow travellers make a choice. For our most...More

Thank John V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Muelle de Arrieta, Arrieta, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Arrieta
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