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La Forastera

Calle Real N0 15, 38800 San Sebastian de la Gomera, La Gomera, Spain
+34 636 77 12 18
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“quiche” (10 reviews)
“cod” (13 reviews)
“carpaccio” (7 reviews)
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French, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Calle Real N0 15, 38800 San Sebastian de la Gomera, La Gomera, Spain
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Called in on the off chance of getting a table, normally it’s fully booked, but had some luck, at first I was not sure we had done the right thing the menu was limited, but oh boy what a pleasant surprise, we chose the ventisca...More

Thank paulmarley58
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Great place to have and outdoor quiet dinner. Food was delicious. I have the bacalao and the octopus. For appetizer de eggplant was amazing and dessert was great too. Every dish is hand made and very well presented. The owners mother and son run the...More

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Laurence B, Gérant at La Forastera, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018


Reviewed 19 June 2018

Nice and friendly place to eat and drink. We loved so much the red wine and the goffio We will return on our next trip to Gomera

Thank Carlos C
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Indeed: book in advance because before nine everything is always full. The layout is simple, because there are only seat on the street and these are very limited. Also the menu is not very large. But the things we had (carpaccio and veal) were superb....More

Thank Gert09
Laurence B, Gérant at La Forastera, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Thank you very much

Reviewed 18 April 2018

This is by far and away the best place to eat in this small capital of the small Canary Island, La Gomera. There are only 14 covers and these have to be booked if you want to eat before 9.00pm. Light jazz music playing through...More

Thank Pianoman2014
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner here yesterday. Be sure to book in advance though. They were able to make a lovely vegetarian dish too.

1  Thank Paradise399951
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We visited twice and had to book in advance each time as this great place is always full. The food was excellent and innovative, the welcome and service were very good with the waiter very attentive despite being very busy. Would highly recommend as one...More

Thank travellerRichmond
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Have been to La Gomera many times but this was my 1st meal here. It always is busy and I know why. I had the beef carpaccio appetizer and the duck confit for dinner. Both were excellent Others had the cod and it was very...More

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 29 March 2018

The restaurant is small and always fully booked, so getting in was the first challenge. Finally we got a table but as said here before, all the tables are outside and in a cold, windy night that is not the most pleasant way to enjoy...More

Thank Kati K
Reviewed 5 February 2018

This restaurant alone would be a reason to come to San Sebastian La Gomera. It is a bistro, but everything is so well thought of and innovative that it would survive in any European city. Wines, food, spirits, service, it all is brilliant. The restaurant...More

1  Thank Aleksi B
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21 April 2018|
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Response from Carlos C |
Yes I think it will be open
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10 February 2018|
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Response from Aleksi B | Reviewed this property |
It iS not my restaurant but they say they are silent 7 days a week. Last week they were not.
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13 September 2017|
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Response from Laurence B | Property representative |
Hemlo, for the moment we open 19h30/23h00.Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Real N0 15, 38800 San Sebastian de la Gomera, La Gomera, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  La Gomera  >  San Sebastian de la Gomera
  • Phone Number: +34 636 77 12 18
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