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El Faro Bar-Restaurante

Camino da La Playa Santa Catalina 15, Hermigua, La Gomera, Spain
+34 922 88 00 62
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
“fresh fish” (14 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Camino da La Playa Santa Catalina 15, Hermigua, La Gomera, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super nice local restaurant! The staff was made up of women, most of whom spoke only a little english, but it was never a problem. The lady who runs it speaks german and english though. They had a great variety of fish of the day!...More

Thank Q768ZMmarieb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a really wonderful place. Anywhere else and you'd have to fight for a table. It serves the freshest of produce cooked simply and to perfection - what more could you possible want? Oh yes, a warm and friendly atmosphere, which is generated by...More

1  Thank Johnhamwee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’d written our meal in another place was the best on the island, until we visited the Faro. Had a tasty fish soup starter which was a special. We then had Sea-bream and Dorada, both wonderfully fresh with the usual potatoes and a salad. Simple...More

1  Thank Pikeman1963
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We waited for this restaurant to open after they were closed for holidays. It was well worth the wait! The best restaurant on la Gomera so far. It was also full (on the first evening they were opened). The hot goat's cheese salad and baked...More

Thank EkiaamZ
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Met the owner of this place on a hike and became aware of this charming little restaurant. Went there for lunch and was deeply impressed by the quality of the food as well as the extremely charming service. So if you are on this side...More

Thank muellers_valley
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Authentic little Gomeran gem, great setting at bottom of Hermigua valley just above Santa Catalina 'beach'. Bikki (sp?) is the energizer bunny, serving all tables, speaks no english but somehow communicates to everyone with her constant smile and sign language. As others have said, dorada...More

Thank WPK54
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

You should definitely check out this wonderful restaurant with tipical spaniah food. Great service and great food. We tried the dorada and curry chicken. Awesome!

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We had a delicious salad & fresh fish which was very generous portion wise, followed by home made dessert. The menu certainly has many options which seem to cover most choices. If you want to enjoy the roof top setting you need to arrive early,...More

Thank Caroline J
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This place was a real delight. We went there for our last night in Hermigua and enjoyed a lovely meal in this quaint and relaxed restaurant. The staff seem to really enjoy what they do and they do it extremely well. Look forward to going...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This restaurant was highly recommended and lived up to its reputation. Our seafood dinners were excellent and the service was friendly. The chocolate mousse dessert was a treat.

Thank richardpdavidson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camino da La Playa Santa Catalina 15, Hermigua, La Gomera, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  La Gomera  >  Hermigua
  • Phone Number: +34 922 88 00 62
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