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La Montana - Casa Efigenia

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2016 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped by after an walk in the neighbourhood. You enter and just join the shared tables. Efigania and her team cook vegetarian dishes with local ingredients. There is no choice, just the menu of the day. Efigania is famous in La Gomera and once...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LodeVandermeulen
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We had planned our walk to be circular and include this restaurant for lunch. There are a lot of mixed reviews and I understand why you are in the middle of nowhere and pleased to find somewhere to have meal. Times have moved on the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GuildfordLilly
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

As many have pointed out before, there is a set lunch consisting of bread with almogrote (an orange coloured paste made from cheese, peppers, garlic and olive oil), a vegetable stew (carrots, potatoes, Brussels sprouts, green beans, butter beans, chick peas and cabbage), a red...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Genuine, warm, generous. Great food. Only vegetarian so if meat is necessary don’t bother coming here.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Y7458HWmichaelb
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Maybe we were just unlucky. We drove to this place because of all the good reviews so we had high expectations. However we were very disappointed. 2 euro for a small cup of tea that was not even half full. And the cake was a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Hobbe-Sweden
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Came in here during our circular walk from Arure. It was a damp misty day so we were pleased to find the cafe open. Inside its mainly large tables, once sat down staff come to take your orders. We just had a tea and a...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for a coffee break while walking nearby. Lovely coffee, delicious home made cake from a family recipe and a very tasty drink made from lemons and palm honey. As we left, the owner gave our leader a bag of home roasted nuts to...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank majo56
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Like everyone is saying, you come here to eat the same menu that has been served for over 40 years so you just choose your drinks and sit back waiting for food to come. We were greeted and seated by the owner herself who shared...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Rita593
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Don’t go expecting a huge choice - just go and enjoy the experience of this lovely family run place where the food is delicious and all homemade including the wine. We stayed in their little farmhouse as well and it was very clean and comfortable....More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank ChloeBullet
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

This place is simplicity at its finest. The menu is set: bread, almagrote, watercress soup, bean pass, salad, and mojo sauce. But everything is superb in its simplicity. The owner has apparently been making this menu for 40+ years and has perfected it. A lovely...More

Date of visit: December 2017
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