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Playa Chica

Paseo Marcial Garcia 32, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 17 89 38
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“meatballs” (5 reviews)
“tapas” (34 reviews)
“fresh fish” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Paseo Marcial Garcia 32, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Cute typical canarian restaurant with amazing views of the ocean. Lovely selection of tapas and very cheap. Dog friendly as well. The service is very good and friendly. Nice spot for lunch and dinner.

Thank JodyButtigieg
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Starter came...prawns in batter...delicious. 45 minutes later we are about to leave when our main course arrived. They brought 2 grilled hakes, My husband had ordered this and I had ordered Norwegian lobster !! No apologies, I ate it rather than wait another 45 minutes....More

Thank Joan G
Reviewed 20 August 2017

English couple with two young children, struggled for a table as staff weren't bothered!! Eventually got a table, as I presume the locals arrived , forgot the bread attempted to bring the wrong food we ordered to us .. Great food when it came, great...More

Thank steviebrok1963
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Excellent service and food (Calamari is the best). You could get a bit wet if you sit to close to the railings when the tide is in but a spectacle when the waves are crashing in.

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here twice for coffee but unfortunately the younger waiter doesn't look too happy with his job never smiles or is welcoming doesn't even say gracias after giving him a tip. The older guy with glasses is much friendlier that's why we tried place twice...More

Thank HenzandCo
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Sat and ordered 2 drinks, which the waiter forgot, we had to send one back as bottle was frozen solid (ok it happens) then ordered a seafood platter for two. As we were waiting for our food the bar staff and owner decided it would...More

Thank Beachperson2016
Reviewed 30 July 2017

24/7/17 - decided to visit as we had had drinks here last visit. Went for the seafood platter and 2 gin and tonics. were allocated a table out on the verandah which is very narrow and allows views across the harbour and bay out towards...More

Thank crazimasie1
Reviewed 17 July 2017

beautiful food and the most beautiful setting. this restaurant it right on the sea front the waves crash up the back of the restaurant. I recommend sitting at the roof top part so you can admire the views and not get wet from the waves....More

Thank Becca B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We ate here lunch last week. The food seemed fresh, the service was friendly, the price ok. The only downside was that the food was a bit boring, no spices to "spice it up". There are many people eating here all day long so I...More

Thank Yula999
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Would have loved to have ate at this fantastically situated tapas bar, we just grabbed a couple of cocktails (and a fantastic cold beer after climbing Mt Rojo!)

Thank JohnHarris67
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16 November 2016|
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Response from kneeno | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Alex I did not come back to you. My husband died so I have found it hard getting my head around things. Yes no doubt it will be open because El Medano is busy over Christmas holidays. We had booked to go again next... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Marcial Garcia 32, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  El Medano
  • Phone Number: +34 922 17 89 38
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