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Parque Catleya 5 Avenida Santiago Puig, 38650 Playa de las Americas, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 75 23 03
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“falafel” (10 reviews)
“spinach pie” (3 reviews)
“muhammara” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Parque Catleya 5 Avenida Santiago Puig, 38650 Playa de las Americas, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here based on a recommendation and couldn't be more pleased. We had the Lebanese meze which is a great selection of authentic Lebanese food. Started with 3 dips - humous, smokey and Red pepper, this one was much nicer than previous red pepper dips...More

Thank Emily L
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

The libanese dished were very tasty, - had the chicken chawarma and beef chawarma. Kids ordered two pasta's, - quality was OK but nothing special. Sadly they charge 1 euro per bread roll and 1 euro per libanese flat bread, which zones as a bit...More

Thank Jakob H
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We recommend you to choose the vegetarian Lebanese variaties: iT was so lovely made and more than enough. Very friendly staff. When you sit outside you can watch what happens on the street, lovely spot.

Thank marinahooft
Reviewed 4 April 2017

What a gem of a restaurant..... The service is very courteous, the food is simply sensational some of the best food I have eaten around the world. For a decent meal with a drink ou are looking at about £20 per head which in my...More

Thank seasideboy2014
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife went as a friend said we need to try when we go on holiday to Tenerife, our starter which was mix plate was delious and amazing, our main meal was so nice I finished it all nothing left at all, highly...More

Thank Sunshine7861
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Nice atmosphere and a very friendly, gracious owner/host. My wife is part Lebanese so the three of us engaged in enjoyable, lengthy discussions. Food is quite good and fairly authentic, so I do recommend it, although it is a little on the pricey side.

Thank Wilburthomas
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This was our first time at a Lebanese restaurant we were taken by friends who had been before. The staff were friendly and helpful. One of our party was vegitarian and they brought out plenty of dishes and explained them all. The food was delicious...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

If you are in a hurry don't bother. Some of the staff couldn't care less... We had to wait more than 30 minutes for someone to come to the table after we had finished to get the bill. And the restaurant was half empty. Food...More

1  Thank Mikko K
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We ate twice here and would recommend this restaurant to anyone. We have ate here on previous visits and the quality has not changed. The Food was fresh and hot and service with a smile. Nothing is too much for the staff, and if you...More

1  Thank Carmen1321
Reviewed 6 February 2017

It must be getting on for 20 years since we had our first ever Lebanese food, here at Balkonen. We’ve made a point of coming back every trip since then. The order is still the same – the mixed mezze for two, currently priced at...More

1  Thank harters
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parque Catleya 5 Avenida Santiago Puig, 38650 Playa de las Americas, Tenerife, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Playa de las Americas
  • Phone Number: +34 922 75 23 03
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