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The Old Mill Irish Bar

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Bar, Pub, Irish
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Av. Papagayo, 4, Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 51 80 35
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wye valley
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good singers and great quitar player,pleasant views over the harbour and good atmosphere.and reasonable prices.

United Kingdom
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118 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice wee bar, friendly people staff and customers! Popped in whilst out a walk for a few drinks. Food wise was only crisps or nuts, but that wasn't purpose of visit.Think could be quite lively in the evening.

Northwich, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We visited this bar out of nostalgia as we had first come in here with friends and family 12 years ago. To our surprise the guy playing the guitar was the same as all those years ago. I agree with other reviews that the music is a bit repetitive if you have seen him before but he is very good(... More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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244 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Been many times on previous holidays and always good. It can get busy but the service is excellent. Either go to the bar yourself or order at the table. Staff walking around all the time so use them. They are friendly as well. Live entertainment is good and will suit most tastes.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

A decent place to visit once as the second time will be like Groundhog Day! There are only so many times you can listen to Brown Eyed Girl and American Pie(the long version!) without losing the will to live. The worrying thing is that if you are looking for any sort of entertainment in Playa Blanca you are pretty much... More 

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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Lovely views out to beach and across the bay and the staff were very friendly liverly bar and Good music

Playa Blanca, Spain
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61 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

I've had the odd drink here in the past in the evening because the entertainment is good. However on a visit on a busy lunch time not so. Eventually got drinks, but having waited ages for our food, had to ask where it was. On arriving, the chips were Luke warm, limp and tasted unpleasantly fatty. I would not eat... More 

London, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

It wasn't busy when we were in there but for a beer with mates it has a very good view out to sea. Decent place to watch a football game as well.

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Met some friends for a drink. Place was very quiet so they started to clear up around us. I think they wanted us to leave so they could have an early night. Rude staff, never again.

Harrogate, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Visited a few times during our stay on each occasion the cabaret & craic were awesome. Friendly bar staff, not the cheapest bar in town but arguably the busiest.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Bar, Pub, Irish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Papagayo, 4, Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Playa Blanca
  • Phone Number: +34 928 51 80 35

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