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Chef Nizar

Calle Luis Morote 19, 35500 Arrecife, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 80 12 60
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, International, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Calle Luis Morote 19, 35500 Arrecife, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small, intimate restaurant tucked away just off the harbourside, which is friendly, welcoming and produces food of a very high standard. We had four mezze and some pitta bread for supper, plus a glass of wine for me and a beer for him, one...More

Thank whatsnottaken80
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Chef Nizar 'on spec' having spotted it on Googlemaps. If it were on the promenade, just a few yards away. I am sure that it would be doing a roaring trade. As it is, it is a bit 'hidden away'...More

Thank travelsoapy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here many times and never had a bad meal. The mezze is great as are all their lamb dishes. Not expensive but high quality

Thank MichaelMacartney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a quiet Thursday in January without much of an appetite after our flight but loved the Mezze and other dishes. Seemed authentic to me though I am no expert on Lebanese food, and certainly very tasty and well presented. Attentive and friendly service...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here on several occasions with friends and on this occasion just by ourselves and my wife and I both agree that it is our favourite from a long list of excellent reataurants in Lanzarote. Every visit here has left us leaving happy...More

Thank LanzaPaul
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The Time is over for this one, maybe once up a time it was what it was standing for but now, the table cloth is worn out, holes from cigarettes, the pain on the walls old, the chef in the kitchen do not seem to...More

Thank Roland P
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This is a very pretty restaurant with fantastic choices for vegetarians and meat eaters alike. Mezze is great and the suckling lamb is superb. Went with vegan friends who really enjoyed the range of options available. Take the bus to Arrecife and walk with the...More

Thank trevorpatt
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Tucked away in Arrecife town centre, this restaurant is a little gem! Friendly staff and the best meal we have ever had on the island (and this was our fifth trip!) We had a beautiful selection of mezze items to start, followed by the House...More

Thank toffygirl
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Visited with wife. Good selection on menu and nice wine. Service was good and food was great. We had chicken and lamb dishes cooked to our requests. Wine selection was good though getting used to chilled red wine!!!

Thank L0u_BD
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Had a lovely meal, 2nd time we have eaten here the service was good and having hot plates a blessing hot plates. Recommend this restaurant.

Thank wheelnutts
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 16:30
20:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Luis Morote 19, 35500 Arrecife, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Arrecife
  • Phone Number: +34 928 80 12 60
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