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Restaurant Family Bar Balu

San Telmo | Playa Las Vistas, Los Cristianos, Arona, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 75 14 16
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“burger” (24 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, International
$$ - $$$
San Telmo | Playa Las Vistas, Los Cristianos, Arona, Tenerife, Spain
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1 - 10 of 262 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having visited her before on a previous holiday we knew it was an excellent restaurant and bar. Great food and fantastic cocktails. Staff are very friendly too.

Thank lorismith88
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We spent a couple of hours here one evening to eat and watch the sunset. Great location, friendly staff and mojitos which were well priced and delicious. We would recommend getting here earlier in the evening if you would like a table with a 'front...More

1  Thank jameshfdavies
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Food was OK but don't expect too much. Whilst the food was OK the ambiance was a bit destroyed by the herd of shabbily dressed bar staff, waiters and cooks smoking at the bar. Shame really as the guy who runs it seems nice and...More

Thank flip0ver
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

This my second review of this bar. I did one last year. We actually came here because the bar next door was closed. We had a wonderful table overlooking the beach and sea of Vista la Sur. The starters we had was just good old...More

Thank stephenwoo
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

There are quite a few steps up to this 3rd floor restaurant but once there it is well worth the effort as the view is magnificent. With umbrellas for shade and a nice sea breeze it makes for an enjoyable evening. The service is very...More

Thank Debbie F
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Fantastic food & drinks. The staff are really friendly & very helpful with questions about resort as well. Beautiful sea view across the from the beach & a great place to watch the sunset.

Thank Carl H
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Beware .........had a lasagna in here on second night of holiday and by 6am next morning my holiday was over. Spent the whole week in room and finally managed some dry toast on morning of flight home. Luckily my wife changed her mind on having...More

2  Thank parmitage
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Brilliant view up here, friendly staff and good bar snacks and lunch food. We come most days for at least a drink and normally a small snack to put us on til dinner. Best daytime spot in Tenerife.

Thank Emily L
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Keep coming back year after year to sit on the terrace, enjoy the view, drink cold beer and eat frikandelle special. Anita and her team always make their guests feel more than welcome. Lovely place to watch the world go by.

Thank 6648John
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Table of 10, every time we come we are remembered. As per usual the place is packed! What do say, Paella, burgers, pizza you name it after the last 3 visits we have tried it all!!! Shame we we missed the young lad and Irish...More

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Questions & Answers
14 December 2016|
Response from SUNSEEKA82 | Reviewed this property |
Yes Balu is serving xmas lunch, visit the Facebook page Restaurant Family Bar Balu. The menu is on there along with how to book👍
6 October 2016|
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Response from parkiepie | Reviewed this property |
Sorry there is quite a few steps from the beach to get up !!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Telmo | Playa Las Vistas, Los Cristianos, Arona, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Arona  >  Los Cristianos
  • Phone Number: +34 922 75 14 16
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