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Playa de la Cueva S/ N, 38800 San Sebastian de la Gomera, La Gomera, Spain
+34 922 14 18 98
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Mon - Sat 12:30 - 10:30
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Harlington, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good restaurant with excellent service. They spoke english and able to deal well with my requirements as a coeliac . I was able to choice with confidence and from a good choice. Fish specialities as by the beach with lovely views.

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Thank raycouz
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50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant is a little way out of town but worth the short walk for a very good location. The views across to Tenerife being excellent. Good food and the service very good from friendly staff.

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Thank Michael W
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Lovely service. They dont take credit cards and unless you can read in Spanish you will be unaware of this. Local food and seems to be a family run restaurant. The house wine was fantastic. Goat is a speciality here too-no kidding!

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Thank FeelGood_10
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This hideaway little gem was a lunch time blessing. After strolling round San Sebastian looking for somewhere interesting to have lunch we almost gave up but decided top wander down towards the Ferry Port. Surely there can't be much worthwhile down there we thought. Spying a tunnel we wander through ro come to a plaza area with a (very stony)... More 

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Thank Rexinger
West Sussex, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The rather small restaurant built into a rock on the harbour had a free table when we arrived at 8pm, but later filled up and was turning people away. We tried to order two portions of the traditional almagrote pate, but the waiter told us one was enough. He was right, it was very pungent with smoked goats cheese, pimento... More 

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Thank Peter V
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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164 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We ate here 3 times and I had the tuna each time, really excellent really good portion and cut at least 5cm think. Had the grilled cheese starter and gazpacho which were both really good and the honey desert was really special. Friendly service and although being told it was one of San Sebastian more expensive places we felt 30... More 

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Thank Beaubleep
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

It took a little time to find this restaurant but we had a good evening meal here. Excellent service and a nice atmosphere. We were offered a pre-starter which was a nice touch. The menu had lots of seafood on it but also a good selection of meat. Food was nicely presented. Would visit again.

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Thank 789JulieS
East Anglia
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Slightly hidden around the corner from the ferry port and marina, this is a lovely place to go for lunch; we came here three times in five days! The delicately fried baby squid starter is lovely and we would give it the strongest recommendation. The mains that we had could never match that, but they were all well-cooked and, unlike... More 

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Thank shellsuitwarrior
Saffron Walden
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Everyone we spoke to said this was the one restaurant to visit so against our better judgement we booked an evening meal. First impessisons were the total lack of ambience. The staff were just trying too hard and it didn't come off. Having said that however, my wife's rissotto was apparently absolutely delicious. The two fresh fish I was offered... More 

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Thank beemin
Crowborough, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Right on the sea front by the marina excellent grilled fish dinner: whole sea bass, lemon sole, gurnard, myussels and prawns (and mojo and chips) with a good local wine all for 40 Euros - delicious fish perfectly cooked and so much of it we barely managed - then just watch the Atlantic do its thing!

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Thank Nick B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 - 10:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 10:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 10:30
Thursday
12:30 - 10:30
Friday
12:30 - 10:30
Saturday
12:30 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa de la Cueva S/ N, 38800 San Sebastian de la Gomera, La Gomera, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  La Gomera  >  San Sebastian de la Gomera
  • Phone Number: +34 922 14 18 98

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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