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The Promenade | Meloneras, 35100, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 14 35 24
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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296 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 245 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

It is worth the walk to find Melonares Playa and then you find Hemmingways.. Having not had breakfast, was hungry having walked from PDI Onion soup and a lasagna later, hunger was sorted. The soup was well made, and the lasagna was piping hot !! Great service is an added bonus !!

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Thank GAZEFC1
Radlett, England
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50 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

We tried another restauarant La Prao and it was ok, but the service was slow no the staff and food were still much better in Hemmingways. Try the baby squid, paella, tiger prawns, JohnDory or steak and prawn kebabs, all excellent value. Sangria is also the best in the rstauarants in melonares.

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Thank mahjx001
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Have visited many times when on the Island this visit was not so impressed didn't seem the same without the Boss or Son around normally more dynamic still a good place for food and drink at reasonable price great views and free wifi

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Had a nice stroll along the sea promenade and arrived at Meloneras bay. We found Hemmingways amongst a little strip of restaurants adjacent to the beach. There was a vast menu, we took advantage of the special offer tapas for 2 plate and paella for 2. Massive meals, great food served by friendly staff. Too much food for the 2... More 

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Woking, UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This restaurant has a prominent place along the promenade at Meloneras playa and nothing is too much trouble for the staff there. For a drink they often have special offers (example 2 euros a pint) and the food is excellent both for fish and meat (especially steak) and really well presented. All food seems to be well priced and we... More 

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1 Thank TonyWoking
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Had the grilled fish specialities - which was really really really great! We ended up having starters, main course and dessert - for lunch!! It was THAT good! The sea view was beautiful - and great that we could send the kids down to the beach to play, and still have them within watch. Highly recommended!

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Thank Claus E
Ashford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Excellent food, Service and price. It's always the same too. I have been here a lot and it's consistently good with a very varied menu.

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Thank 939couple
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Hemmingways is one of half a dozen restaurants on Meloneras Beach. The food is excellent, the prices reasonable and the staff are very friendly and welcoming. Omar is the best 'puller-in' in the business, but most of all, the sunset views over the sea and headland are to die for!

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Thank Brucenic
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We came back having visited during previous holidays and we were not disappointed. We ordered the tapas for two to start and then the sole and tuna speciality options as our main meals. The starter was huge and there was almost too much to leave enough room for our main courses; which were also good portions and delicious. The service... More 

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Enniskerry, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We had several times breakfast here. Full Irish. Always enjoyed it. The service is good and the waiters friendly. Prices are pretty reasonable. A few metres from the beach. Wifi. Everything one needs before going down for a sun bath on one of the sun beds. :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Promenade | Meloneras, 35100, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Maspalomas
  • Phone Number: +34 928 14 35 24

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