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La Portena

1st Floor, Ed Antiguo Vardero | Puerto Calero, 35571 Puerto Calero, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 84 12 81
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (367 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Argentinian, South American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1st Floor, Ed Antiguo Vardero | Puerto Calero, 35571 Puerto Calero, Lanzarote, Spain
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1 - 10 of 663 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for an evening meal after reading previous tripadviser reviews. We'd read about the slow service and to give you an idea, we arrived at 9pm and food arrived on the table at 10.30pm. Not a problem for us but there was a family...More

1  Thank hayley b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and excellent service. This was the best quality steak I have ever had. I Would highly recommend this resturant. They served a beautiful oil pesto with their freshly baked bread before the meal and it was just fab! Beautiful setting looking out over...More

Thank michelle15dunne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been 6 times now and enjoyed the steaks every time. I would r coco mend the Picana which is excellent. Leave plenty of time as it gets busy.

1  Thank Nick G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here upon the recommendations from trip advisor and we certainly were not disappointed. My husband says it was the best steak he has eaten (and he's a fussy bugger). We had a very warm welcome when we arrived and a lovely big hug...More

Thank waltonsStaffordshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely restaurant with a great setting if you are able to sit outside. Unfortunately we were just inside but the staff did their best to make one available but it was not to be. It did get warm sitting inside although occasionally...More

Thank Tibbyhatton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing much to say really, apart from the fact that this was probably the best piece of meat I have ever eaten - and I've eaten some! It was a pound of Black Angus sirloin cooked rare, of coutse. It was mightily expensive at €45...More

1  Thank Jthequack
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Everything about La Portena is top notch. You always get a very warm welcome here and the service from Flo and the open fire cooking by Leo are exceptional. My wife and I always enjoy eating here and the consistent very high standards make this...More

2  Thank Rolo1092
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Hidden treasure of this incredible island this restaurant is a real food experience. You will be warmly welcomed, very well served and the overall level of satisfaction will bring you to heaven. We will come back again and again.

Thank Epicurean F
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We had a beautiful evening on the balcony, overlooking the harbour. The owners go out of their way to ensure you have a brilliant meal cooked just the way you like it. Great wine list and selection of food. Excellent experience overall.

1  Thank Fran M
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Quality of the food was very good, fillet steak was beautifully cooked and the accompaniments also good. Nice range of starters. Couple of issues though, the piped music is intrusive but more importantly the head waitress/owner. Everything has to go through her, where you sit,...More

1  Thank THFC69
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Petite E
31 May 2017|
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Response from Christine Q | Reviewed this property |
yes it would be advisable to book
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Sarah H
31 May 2017|
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Response from britishandgrenouille | Reviewed this property |
the restaurant has some fish & amazing salads totally suitable for vegetarians.
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Derek E
6 October 2016|
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Response from murthwc | Reviewed this property |
Yes best to book in advance as the restaurant is very popula
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1st Floor, Ed Antiguo Vardero | Puerto Calero, 35571 Puerto Calero, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Calero
  • Phone Number: +34 928 84 12 81
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