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Restaurante El Ancla

Avenida de Europa 2, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
+34 608 03 68 96
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (5 reviews)
“pudding” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, Spanish
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Avenida de Europa 2, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We are staying at the Arenas del Mar hotel and as part of our all inclusive package we had the tasting menu at this restaurant. We were very impressed with the food. Delightful and creative six course menu including a glass of cava and a...More

Thank Aly R
Kn Hoteles C, Gerente at Restaurante El Ancla, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Aly R: Thank you very much for taking the time and let us know your opinion about EL ANCLA. We have carefully read your commets and we feel happy to know that we have fulfilled your expectations. Every day we strive to offer our...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Went here today for lunch and tried the taster menu, as someone who is very wary of seafood I wasn’t very enthusiastic about it but my husband loves it so I was willing to give it a try ( in the name of love!) I...More

Thank Laura K
Kn Hoteles C, Gerente at Restaurante El Ancla, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Laura K: Thank you very much for taking the time and let us know your opinion about EL ANCLA. We have carefully read your commets and we feel happy to know that we have fulfilled your expectations. Every day we strive to offer our...More

Reviewed 2 June 2018

Very good variety of fish dishes. Beautifully cooked food enjoyed in a comfortable,spotlessly clean,& very pleasant atmosphere. The staff are very friendly,helpful & efficient. Excellent value for money.More

Thank normbolt
Kn Hoteles C, Gerente at Restaurante El Ancla, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear normbolt: Thank you very much for taking the time and let us know your opinion about EL ANCLA. We have carefully read your commets and we feel happy to know that we have fulfilled your expectations. Every day we strive to offer our guests...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We were staying in the hotel next door and made this a night out. The restaurant is chic and stylish. The place had a party earlier in the day, yet it was immaculately clean on our arrival. We were shown to our table and offered...More

Thank Andrew C
Kn Hoteles C, Director at Restaurante El Ancla, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Dear Andrew C: Thank you very much for taking the time and let us know your opinion about EL ANCLA. We have carefully read your commets and we feel happy to know that we have fulfilled your expectations. Every day we strive to offer our...More

Reviewed 28 February 2018

Excellent, friendly, knowledgeable staff,well presented, delicious food.Hotel guests receive a voucher for a complementary taster menu or 25% discount.More

Thank shazandchris2018
Kn Hoteles C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante El Ancla, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Dear Shaz and Chris Thank you very much for your input. We are very happy that you enjoyed your evening at our Restaurant El Ancla. For us, the quality we offer to our clients is very important, always trying to choose the best local products....More

Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Hidden under the hotel. This is restaurant worth looking for. Food absolutely top of the shop. Service matched the food. Go looking for this gem. It’s worth it.More

Thank brian r
Kn Hoteles C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Restaurante El Ancla, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Dear Brian, Thank you very much for your kind Review. We are happy that you enjoyed your evening at our Restaurant El Ancla. For us, the service and quality that we give to our clients is very important. We hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

I visited this place about two weeks ago during my solo trip in Tenerife. By far one of my best meals in a restaurant during the trip. The tapas portions were still generous considering how reasonable the prices were. The quality of food and service...More

1  Thank ToniTravelerFirenze
Kn Hoteles C, Director General at Restaurante El Ancla, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Dear ToniTravelerFirenze: First of all, we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your nice review of EL ANCLA. Customer service is our priority and we are glad to know that it was dully perceived by you. Our products are always fresh...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

Located in the basement of the Arenas del Mar Hotel in El Médano, this classy restaurant is the brainchild of chef Juan Carlos Clemente, vice president of the Federation of Cooks and Reposteros de Canarias (Facyre) and former gastronomic adviser to the Iberostar chain. I'm not...More

1  Thank Aguilas
Kn Hoteles C, Director General at Restaurante El Ancla, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Dear Aguilas: First of all, we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your nice review of EL ANCLA. Customer service is our priority and we are glad to know that it was dully perceived by you. Our products are always fresh...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018

Booked this on our arrival at Hotel Arenas de la Mar for husbands birthday! Excellent service from our waitress. We opted for the tapas and asked for her recommendations. We were certainly not disappointed! The food was exquisite! In fact it was so good we...More

Thank lala2601
Kn Hoteles C, Director General at Restaurante El Ancla, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Dear lala2601: First of all, we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your nice review of EL ANCLA. Customer service is our priority and we are glad to know that it was dully perceived by you. We are also glad to...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018

This restaurant is in the same building as the Hotel Arenas del Mar When we were there they only offered seafood, and pork. As I am allergic to shellfish/squid/octopus, and don´t like pork, my only choice was fish of the day. I believe they are...More

Thank Hjalmar D
Kn Hoteles C, Director General at Restaurante El Ancla, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Hi Hjalmar D, Thank you very much for your valuable Review. We are sorry that I have not been able to find many options at our Restaurant. Effectively, we have changed the menu. But we will take note of your experience to improve and offer...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
13:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
13:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:30 - 23:00
Thursday
13:30 - 23:00
Friday
13:30 - 23:00
Saturday
13:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida de Europa 2, 38612 El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  El Medano
  • Phone Number: +34 608 03 68 96
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  • This restaurant is at Kn Hotel Arenas Del Mar Beach & Spa
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