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Restaurante La Ponderosa II

Avenida de las Playas 9 | puerto del Carmen, 35510 Tias, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 51 05 64
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (24 reviews)
“beans” (4 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Avenida de las Playas 9 | puerto del Carmen, 35510 Tias, Lanzarote, Spain
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had previously only had beer here but decided to have lunch here after going to the beach. It is located opposite the beach, on the main strip. It is clean & staff are very attentive. Food arrived without too much wait. We had the sardines...More

Thank lardheadCornwall
personalponderosa, Gerente at Restaurante La Ponderosa II, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear sir Thank you for sharing your recent experience at La Ponderosa Restaurant. It 's a pleasure to have you with us for a beer and for a lunch too. We appreciate that you took the time to provide us with your feedback on your...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

My wife and I just had two poor meals here. When I complained, they took the price of my roast chicken off the bill. Fair enough I thought, but then the PR man followed me down the road and threatened to break my nose because....More

Thank Grizzly22
personalponderosa, Gerente at Restaurante La Ponderosa II, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Grizzly, Thank you for sharing your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We are very surprised to realize that you had such bad experience at La Ponderosa. Regarding the summary of your evening we would like to specify that: -once informed of the disappointment about...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

Found this Spanish restaurant when we visited PDC on March. Went back a couple of times on our recent holiday and still found the quality of food, service and prices to be very good. Would recommend anything on the menu, but the tapas wheel still...More

Thank JohnJohnson65
personalponderosa, Gerente at Restaurante La Ponderosa II, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Dear John, Thank you for taking some of your time to share with us your second visit at La Ponderosa. We are glad to know our food and tapas wheel was to your liking and that we are looking forward to welcoming you back in...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Came for lunch hubby and son had the special which was sea bass was a plate full they both finished so must of been good. I had garlic chicken didn't really know what to expect but was very tasty we all had 2 diet coke...More

Thank leedslass1s985
personalponderosa, Gerente at Restaurante La Ponderosa II, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your review about your experience at La Ponderosa We are glad to know that you spent a good time with us enjoying the quality of our food and service. Thanks once again for the recommendations and we are...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

On our first full day in Puerto del Carmen , I wanted to try something a little bit more authentic than the 'steak, grill or fish' we'd passed along the way. This was the first restaurant we came across offering tapas int he evening and...More

Thank GNorwood
personalponderosa, Gerente at Restaurante La Ponderosa II, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Dear GNorwood, Thank you for sharing your experience at la Ponderosa Restaurant, your review is very much appreciated by our team, it is a pleasure to know you had a positive experience with our food. thanks for your recommendation and for the 10/10 score!!!! We...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This place doesn't look the fanciest from the outside but the food is great! We had the 7 tapas for €22 deal and it was lovely! Got a lot of food and it was all delicious. They need to move the trip advisor sticker to...More

Thank j-clarky-1999
personalponderosa, Gerente at Restaurante La Ponderosa II, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your time dedicated to write this review about your visit at La Ponderosa. We are glad to read your compliments about the quality of our tapas wheel, your words motivate to continue in the same way. Thanks again...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant serves good food at reasonable prices. It was quite busy the night we ate here so service was slow. The young man who operates front of house is very pleasant and went to great trouble explaining the fish special and checking availability for...More

Thank Murt66
personalponderosa, Gerente at Restaurante La Ponderosa II, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Dear Sir, We appreciate very much your time to share such a review about La Ponderosa Restaurant on Tripadvisor. As per your comment on busy days the service may be a little slower, we will work to improve ourselves in this aspect. Thanks once again...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent tapas. The staff are very friendly and welcoming. We had tended to avoid restaurants on the main drag, but went into La Ponderosa to just have a cold drink and maybe a snack. We ended up getting a 7 tapas wheel, which was fabulous....More

Thank James C
personalponderosa, Gerente at Restaurante La Ponderosa II, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Dear james, We truly appreciate your comments about one of our house's most popular dishes. We would like to thank you for taking the time to post your review, hope to welcome you back again very soon. Best regards

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Great service and delicious food with a sea view in a relaxing atmosphere... recommend prawns in garlic oil for starters and the fresh fish dish of the day

Thank mmartin48
personalponderosa, Gerente at Restaurante La Ponderosa II, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Dear Martin Thank you for sharing your experience with us about La Ponderosa Restaurant. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed both the food and the service and also the atmosphere. A greeting from the whole team! Best regards

Reviewed 25 June 2017

Cooked breakfast for around €3. Quite a lot of bread and not many beans. The orange juice seemed to be watered down. Can't complain for what we paid though!

Thank 401Kill
personalponderosa, Propietario at Restaurante La Ponderosa II, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your review of your breakfast at La Ponderosa Thank you for being our guest and for sharing your experience. best regards

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida de las Playas 9 | puerto del Carmen, 35510 Tias, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Tias
  • Phone Number: +34 928 51 05 64
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