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LagOmar

LagOmar (Calle Los Loros 2, Nazaret, Teguise) – this is the one-time volcanic house that Hollywood actor Omar Sharif once owned. Along with it being a tourist attraction, there’s also a fine restaurant on site. Based on Cesar Manrique’s original vision of 1001 Arabian Nights, LagOmar enjoys a lofty cliff top location above the picturesque […]

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La Chalanita

La Chalanita (Av. Maritima 73, Playa Blanca) – the name is this restaurant, which means “rowing boat” in Spanish, reflects its seafood-centric menu. La Chalanita’s owners Jose and Roman apply their knowledge of the best suppliers in Lanzarote to bring their diners the freshest meat and fish. The menu has been kept simple but of […]

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La Cabaña

La Cabaña (Carretera Arrecife – Yaiza) – this is a top quality British-owned restaurant located just outside Puerto del Carmen. La Cabaña offers a selection of modern international dishes that you just won’t find anywhere else, such as caramelized pork fillet in a calvados sauce, and seared Barbary duck breast with sweet cherry and mora […]

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La Bocaina

La Bocaina (Av. El Varadero 4, Playa Blanca) – this is a fine Modern European restaurant with buffet options. A relaxed and stylish setting is the order of the day at this friendly restaurant, located at the entrance to Playa Blanca. Expect specialties such as oven roasted chicken breast filled with mozzarella and basil wrapped […]

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Emmax

Emmax (Av. Playa Honda 21, Playa Honda) — the food served here combines Italian and Asian influences to great effect right on the sea front promenade in Playa Honda. Their homemade pasta is accompanied by fresh seasonal produce and the menu changes daily. There´s also an excellent wine list and great desserts.

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El Navarro

El Navarro (Av. Del Mar 13, just past the Coronas Playa Hotel, Costa Teguise) — widely regarded as one of the best restaurants in the resort, if not Lanzarote, El Navarro serves modern international cuisine in unpretentious surroundings close to the Santa Rosa complex and Coronas Playa Hotel, in the Playa Bastian area of Costa […]

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Chef Nizar

Chef Nizar (Calle Luis Morote 19, Arrecife) — Chef Nizar´s menu is combined with traditional Lebanese delicacies and a wide range of international dishes. Hidden within the maze of Arrecife, it has spent 10 years in strengthening its menu by carefully selecting products before cooking on the stove. The restaurant has two large rooms; they […]

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Casa Roja

Casa Roja (Called Varadero, Old Town Harbour, Puerto del Carmen) – this is a great waterfront location for a restaurant. Casa Roja’s consistent quality make this restaurant a safe bet if you are planning a meal out in the Old Town harbour area. Along with seafood dishes, there are also Italian and Asian specialties — […]

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BUS

BUS — for travel between the major resorts and towns on the coast, there is a very efficient, and reasonably priced bus service, with journeys costing just 1-2 euros. That said, service is not very frequent and the journey times are pretty slow. Arrecife Bus (www.arrecifebus.com) is the company that serves the whole island, with […]

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TAXI

TAXI – Taxis are a relatively cheap way of getting round your resort as short hops usually cost little more than a few euros (one should negotiate with the driver if traveling longer distances). A taxi is available for hire when displaying a green light and can be flagged down in the street. Alternatively, there […]