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El Timon

Paseo de Marcial Garcia 22 | El Medano, 38612, Tenerife, Spain
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible18%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
Paseo de Marcial Garcia 22 | El Medano, 38612, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had supper here at an upstairs table overlooking the bay. We ordered way to much, but every dish we had was good, honest food aimed at the tourist market. The service was prompt and attentive and the bill reasonable. I'd recommend this place without...More

1  Thank grafromtheshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have had many, many visits to El Timon over the years and seen it change in many ways. The beer is always cold though, and the views are always great. The sea crashing on the rocks under your feet on the balcony are part...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I have been coming to Tenerife for over 20 years. El Timon is a sensational restaurant overlooking the sea with a fantastic roof terrace and breezy first floor balcony eating area. The views are amazing. The food is delicious. Our waitress Veronica was attentive and...More

Thank Joy A
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Took forever to order our meals. Then, 20 minutes after ordering we were told that the they had run out of the dishes we had ordered!! It's like they were having a laugh. Plus, the overall impression I got from the hygiene of the place...More

Thank Fran M
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner on the terrace. Staff very friendly. Nice, original atmosphere. Service was quick. Took a thuna steak which was delicuous with salad and potatoes and home made salsas. Price very reasonable at 11 eur incl a large beer. I can fully recommend this...More

Thank Jens E
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Nice Vienna, food decent, staff, however unfairly overpriced e specially on items not on the menu - unpleasant surprise.

Thank 438tam_sf
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Whilst walking around saw this place El Timor and they had space on the terrace overlooking the sea. Staff were friendly and relaxed. We had the fish of the day with a side salad. Good food and tasty. Value for money and venue.

Thank KEJA58
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Although the view was great, the rest was pretty ordinary. Food OK although supermarket fish sticks in the mixed seafood didn't impress. Service OK although not the most friendly we have encountered. Won't return.

Thank falstaffyard
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This quirky restaurant is situated by the sea, the upstairs balcony offers fantastic views over the sea and is a delight to sit and watch the world go by at sunset. We did not eat here but had Mojito's which were excellent. Only downside as...More

Thank globetreka1
Reviewed 1 March 2017

we had the menu del dia everytime. this is advertised on a board outside but you will not be offered this you will need to ask for it. the portions are big and the quality is good but what is advertised on the board is...More

Thank LizzyW56
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo de Marcial Garcia 22 | El Medano, 38612, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife
  • Phone Number: 922-176-100-648-733-637
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