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El Tenique

C/ Tiagua, 100 | Tiagua, Tinajo, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 636 52 70 19
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“goulash” (3 reviews)
“roast pork” (2 reviews)
“sea bass” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
C/ Tiagua, 100 | Tiagua, Tinajo, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

As we are staying in Tiagua it would have been a shame to not have had a meal at El Tenique, given its reputation on TripAdvisor. We certainly weren't disappointed as from the start we had great service from a helpful waiter, and the food...More

Thank Tony P
Reviewed 25 January 2018

This was a real bonus because we were beginning to despair of finding anywhere for lunch. We were greeted with an aperitif, and helped on our way with some honey rum, but in between the food was excellent. I had the special of the day...More

Thank WeasB
Reviewed 1 January 2018

This was a real Lanzarote restaurant, with more locals than tourists and operated by the owner and his two young waiters. A nice semi-covered outside eating area, plus a view out to the countryside (but across a busy road junction). Splendid local dry white wine...More

Thank sussexrowmark
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This place is a little out of the way, but we have been before and enjoyed so decided to give it another go. We were not greated with cheese and wine as before. However, the staff were friendly and efficient. The food was really good....More

Thank ssandj
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We had such a lovely meal. Fantastic local starters, goat goulash, steaks and fish. Great service, Stratus wine and local craft beers from Tinajo. This is a must visit restaurant in Tiagua.

Thank 167JohnD
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant last year for a Sunday lunch so decided to go again this year also for Sunday lunch we booked a table couple of days in advance as we know it gets really busy. On arrival given a piece of local cheese...More

2  Thank Vernon S
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

A wonderful, welcoming place to eat. Lovely food and a beautiful outside area. The staff are attentive and the service is quick. Very reasonably priced.

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Having driven from Puerto del Carmen to Famara Beach we walked the most beautiful beach in the island. It is about a four mile walk to the end of the beach and back. With our appetite whetted we headed for El Tenique. What a joy....More

1  Thank Redpaul58
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We had driven past this restaurant a couple of times before visiting. We were met at the door by the host laden with shots & local cheese - unfortunately 3 out of the 4 in our family don't drink alcohol & don't eat cheese, but...More

Thank Chipmunks_on_Tour
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I ordered a steak and salad, they did get my order wrong and gave me chips but it was ok, I piled them on my partners plate. My partner also had steak and we both enjoyed. With drinks and garlic bread it came to 44...More

Thank ShianAberdare
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Questions & Answers
Judy F
16 January 2018|
Response from Vernon S | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they would as everything is cooked to order the last time we visited
6 February 2016|
Response from NURIA R | Reviewed this property |
Hello Hannah, Best to call on 928529856..most days they are open but have quite a few private events as well festivities which mean they open days vary. In general, they are open for lunch & dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C/ Tiagua, 100 | Tiagua, Tinajo, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Tinajo
  • Phone Number: +34 636 52 70 19
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