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El Burro

Calle Reine Sofia, Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928 51 13 78
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (17 reviews)
“steak” (19 reviews)
“honey rum” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Calle Reine Sofia, Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We decided we wanted a nice spicy steak so picked El Burro, they made us a REALLY hot sauce specially and it was wonderful. Sensibly priced and great quality; what more can you ask for ?

Thank john865719
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perhaps I'm being a little harsh but compared with our other meals this was cheap & cheerful but I suppose you get what you pay for........... The food and service were fine but the restaurant is situated up a hill and away from the main...More

Thank Harripo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If your not looking for fine dining just something to hit the spot you can't go wrong here. Loads of choice of meat , fish ,pizza , tex mex dishes etc. all nicely cooked great service from the very friendly staff who treat you like...More

Thank Felicity O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed 2 meals here during our stay and both were excellent. Prices are very good 13.75 euro for a sirloin steak and it was a good size cooked perfectly. Staff are friendly and have a sense of fun so you you will be smiling...More

Thank Cliff53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had breakfast and an evening meal at this establishment. I find that food a these restaurants are much of the same, nothing spectacular but plentiful. However what stood out for me was the service of one of the evening waiters a younger chap with glasses,...More

Thank jtrobinson
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

A friendly restaurant with reasonable prices, although we were left disappointed. Deliberately chose paella as it was highlighted as a speciality. It was unremarkable though, and pretty tasteless to be honest.

Thank LindseyRuth1
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Very steep hill down to the beach and old harbour. El Burro is at the top which is very handy for a drink on the way home. Saw smokers perched on high stools outside which looked decidedly dangerous when on eneven hilly ground. Ate here...More

Thank motherwifeme
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Eat a very pleasant evening meal at El Burro made even more enjoyable by the staff who were not only pleasant but fun. The food was delicious at very reasonable prices.

Thank Pete S
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We chose this restaurant because they have a board outside advertising about 8 different paella’s which look delicious, we chose seafood paella for two which was tasty but not authentic as they used normal long grain rice and not paella rice. Staff and the service...More

Thank louisedomville
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch today. We were the only customers although previously when we had passed it had been quite busy. We were served by a very sullen waiter, no personality at all. I ordered a tuna , mayo and lettuce sandwich, my other half...More

Thank laura1961
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Reine Sofia, Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Puerto Del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +34 928 51 13 78
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