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El Caldero

Avenida Varadero | Playa de Mogan, Puerto de Mogan, Mogan, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 56 53 67
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (35 reviews)
“rice dishes” (3 reviews)
“duck” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida Varadero | Playa de Mogan, Puerto de Mogan, Mogan, Gran Canaria, Spain
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 3 August 2017

We had the seafood paella which was one of the best paellas I've ever had. My brother had the steak with truffle sauce. The sauce was amazing. Very nice and service minded staff!

Thank johannaabergman
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Excellent service along with the Paella, Jamon and the Sangria which was amazingly amazing.A must visit for anyone who visits Gran Canaria.Would rate this a 9.5 out of 10........

1  Thank Ram H
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We had the seafood paella and were not disappointed - really authentic and loads of it - in fact we took a doggy bag with the left overs it was so nice. And the service was excellent - we had some complimentary starters and honey...More

Thank Jvendplunger
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Just called for morning coffees, as such a lovely spot to sit and relax, right on the beach front, so able to 'people watch' and see what's happening on the beach ! Good taste coffee, very reasonably priced, friendly waiters and also a very good...More

Thank westcoastboy
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We have eaten at more or less all the restaurants in Mogan over many years but we were taken aback by the quality of the food at El Caldero. It is a very unassuming restaurant, as you walk along the promenade and blink you might...More

Thank helenaylward
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Was told it had reputation for pealla not just in Gran Canaria but Spain and our source was not wrong. Went for my wife's birthday and she was given special treatment including a desert with sparklers. We tried the paella with duck, pate and mixed...More

1  Thank MICHAEL C
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

No fake pasta, no fake pizza, no fake tapas. The owner/waiter is from Milan and this probably explains the focus on rice dishes like risotto and paella and the Italian influence on the Mediterranean menu. We were 4 people and ordered seafood paella for 3...More

Thank eurotourist75
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

From San Agustin to Puerto de Mogan we asked 3 different local people where the best paella was and they all say El Caldero. We understood why straight away. Italian management, attention to details, chef trained in Valencia, variety of paella like nowhere else. We...More

2  Thank Stefano915
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We tried the mixed paella - so tasty and moist! It's a big portion, so be sure to be hungry :) Other than that we got the shrimp in garlic sauce with chorizo, garlic bread and bread with aioli - everything is recommended :)

1  Thank Maiken W
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We come back every year, and always enjoy the novel dishes (prawn carpaccio, various forms of octopus, many rice dishes and so on).

Thank ljmas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$71
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Varadero | Playa de Mogan, Puerto de Mogan, Mogan, Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Gran Canaria  >  Mogan  >  Puerto de Mogan
  • Phone Number: +34 928 56 53 67
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