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La Portena

1st Floor, Ed Antiguo Vardero | Puerto Calero, 35571 Puerto Calero, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 84 12 81
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“empanadas” (69 reviews)
“steak” (395 reviews)
“bread” (68 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Argentinian, South American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1st Floor, Ed Antiguo Vardero | Puerto Calero, 35571 Puerto Calero, Lanzarote, Spain
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1 - 10 of 715 reviews

Reviewed today

We visited Portena early in the holiday and immediately booked to return for our last night. Excellent food, fantastic wine selection and all topped with such great hospitality that you felt like a regular from the moment you arrived. We will be going back.

1  Thank smithsgreenside
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had heard of this place and looked forward to meal.The staff were more than welcoming.The starter rolls were lovely but took alongtime 45mins.Got main meals 15 mins after lovely food but chips came presalted which prefered to know to make other choice.The one sting in...More

Thank rose o
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You MUST visit this resteraunt, it's the best steak you will ever have, I promise. Florencia the owner and waitress is brilliant, so welcoming and looks after you throughout. Her husband is the chef and boy can he cook. The steak we have is medium...More

Thank philandtom
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We LOVED this place. Wow. Wow. Wow. Make sure you’re hungry when you go. The bread they give at the start is AMAZING ��� Everything we ate was Deeeeelish!!!! Seriously, such yummy food. And such a beautiful setting. But the waitress/owner was fantastic. She explained...More

Thank Micheewilly
Reviewed 2 days ago

Recently had dinner at La Portena to celebrate my 40th. We knew it was good, as had visited about 5 years ago. I have eaten a lot of steak in my life...but this was honestly the best fillet I've ever had! The team are lovely,...More

Thank 11RNS11
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have visited Puerto Colero and somehow managed to miss this gem until now. A chance mention by some fellow travellers encouraged us to try it for our 29th wedding anniversary. As others have mentioned the service from the minute you walk in is friendly...More

Thank Lozboz
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had heard good things about La Portena before arriving at Puerto Calero and we ate here as an extension of our engagement before our holiday. The staff explained the menu, including portion sizes perfectly; the service time was very good, helped by the friendliness...More

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food was excellent, steak was mouth watering , very friendly staff, although full meal takes a while so give plenty of time, but all in all great experience

Thank naomsmca
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here twice on our 6 night holiday. Most amazing food and super friendly service. We went for the buffalo mozzarella and rump steak and it was delicious! Great red wine and bread and dips too! Would definitely recommend going here and booking!!

Thank cevans18
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hands down the best restaurant we ate at in Lanzarote. Steak was DELICIOUS! Ordered the fillet and did not disappoint. So tasty and cooked to perfection. It’s only a small restaurant and things take time, so one to enjoy when you really want to make...More

Thank Natalie C
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Petite E
31 May 2017|
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Response from Christine Q | Reviewed this property |
yes it would be advisable to book
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Sarah H
31 May 2017|
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Response from britishandgrenouille | Reviewed this property |
the restaurant has some fish & amazing salads totally suitable for vegetarians.
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Derek E
6 October 2016|
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Response from murthwc | Reviewed this property |
Yes best to book in advance as the restaurant is very popula
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1st Floor, Ed Antiguo Vardero | Puerto Calero, 35571 Puerto Calero, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Calero
  • Phone Number: +34 928 84 12 81
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