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The Purple Turtle

Calle Reina Sofia 32 | Pueto Del carmen, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 51 04 49
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (27 reviews)
“fish and chips” (12 reviews)
“burger” (40 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle Reina Sofia 32 | Pueto Del carmen, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Cold beer, sun all day, great service, what more is there when you're on hols! Food looks decent and good value and plenty of tv's to watch sports.

Thank KBalaw
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Me and my wife's family stopped in here for dinner one evening as we wanted somewhere we could eat while also watching the couple of matches that were on that night. The place had 10 screens and we found a perfect spot to watch both...More

Thank fobl11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the end of January, lovely meal overlooking the ocean from their terrace. Beer was lovely and served in chilled glasses. Only negative was my steak was slightly overcooked, had asked for it medium and it was more on the rare side. Everything else was...More

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this bar a few times. Staff are lovely a good view and food really good. Would recommend the beefburgers and the steak. It's up the hill a bit but as a we were staying up the hill we called in a few times....More

Thank caroline d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always have lunch here at least once and it never disappoints. The views alone are worth the trek up the hill. The service and food are great and reasonably priced too and the place is always spotlessly clean.

Thank Beanie14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on a couple of occasions last week. Staff very friendly and location was a good suntrap! Would recommend a visit

Thank AmyT82_11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had breakfast here on our last morning as O'Sullivans slightly further down the hill was closed. The staff were friendly and the food was OK. Noticed that their large breakfast was €6.50 which is €2 more expensive than O'Sullivans (and nowhere near as good). Doubt...More

Thank HappyHols1576
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best place to watch football and rugby (League and Union ) in town. Friendly and good value food. Bit of a steep hill but if your staying above the old town is handy enough.

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was cheap but was very small for what we expected. The food was advertised at £1.95 (which is cheap) but was just some toast an egg and a suasage.

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've just spent 9 nights at the Isla Y El Mar Hotel just up the road from this bar/restaurant and we're lucky enough to come across it. A family run business with a brother and sister, Darren and Emma, providing a welcoming and pleasant environment....More

Thank 9Tiger
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30 January 2018|
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Response from lorraineg3 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't answer this question, but they do show lots of sports and it's a great atmosphere
16 September 2017|
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Response from MachineGun | Reviewed this property |
Less than 5 minute walk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Reina Sofia 32 | Pueto Del carmen, 35510 Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +34 928 51 04 49
  • E-mail
Open from 9am until late. We serve Breakfast from 9am untl 12.30pm using only Best British produce. Lunch is served from 12.30pm till 6.00pm and Evening Meals from 6.00pm till approx 9.45pm. We have a large sun terrace with sea views over looking the Harbour Area. Nine Televisions with Live Sports Coverage. We also have Free Wi-Fi and a Free Pool Table for our Customers use. Quiz Nights are Wednesday and Saturday.
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